The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Richard B. Myers will depart Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Thursday, May 1, 2003, for Colorado Springs, Colo. Myers will be the guest speaker at the U.S. Air Force Academy's Ira C. Eaker Distinguished Lecture program. His lecture, "The New American Way of War," will begin at 7 p.m. MDT at the academy's Arnold Hall. A brief media availability will follow the program. Media wishing to attend should contact the media relations division, U.S. Air Force Academy Public Affairs Office, at (719) 333-7731.
On Friday, May 2, 2003, Myers will travel to Denver to speak at a Colorado Business Leadership Luncheon hosted by The Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce. The luncheon will start at 11:30 a.m. and will take place at The Brown Palace Hotel, 321 17th Street, Denver. Myers' keynote address is titled, "Perspective on Military Operations in Iraq." A media availability will follow the luncheon. Media wishing to attend should contact Chris Power Bain, public relations, the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce, at (303) 620-8040; or by e-mail email@example.com.
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Myers will return to Washington Friday evening.