Secretary Carter to Speak at Harvard Kennedy School

The Institute of Politics and the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard Kennedy School will host a “Conversation with Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter,” moderated by Graham Allison, on Tuesday, Dec. 1, at 6 p.m. EST.

Graham Allison, director of the Belfer Center and Douglas Dillon Professor of Government, Harvard Kennedy School, will hold a discussion with Secretary Carter on topics related to national defense and the future of the Department of Defense.  Secretary Carter will also take questions from the student-body audience at the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum.  Secretary Carter is a former professor at the Kennedy School and former director of the Belfer Center.

Media interested in covering the ceremony must RSVP to Doug Gavel at prior to the event. The event will be livestreamed on and