Deputy Secretary of Defense John J. Hamre travels to Alberta, Canada, on Friday, Feb. 18, 2000, to deliver two speeches on U.S.-Canadian defense cooperation.
At noon MST, Hamre will attend a meeting of the Calgary Chamber of Commerce to present remarks on National Missile Defense and the U.S. Canadian partnership. The event will be held at the Calgary Chamber of Commerce Ballroom, 517 Centre Street S., Calgary. The luncheon is open to media coverage, and there will be a media availability with Hamre following his remarks. For more information on the chamber event, contact Betty Rice at (403) 266-4459.
At 3 p.m., Hamre visits the campus of the University of Calgary to present remarks on American Security Policy in the 21st Century: Imperatives and Directions. The presentation will be held in the Husky Oil Great Hall of the university's Rozsa Centre, and is open to media coverage. For more information on this event, contact Dr. Donald Berry at (403) 220-7356.