Future Speakers

Please click on a speaker’s name to see an advance flyer about the talk and some biographical information:


Mar 18 Due to the health crisis, All RMA events including the follow-up session at Greenwich Library are CANCELLED – To Be Rescheduled
Mar 25 Due to the health crisis, All RMA events are CANCELLED – To Be Rescheduled
April 1 Postponed – to be rescheduled.

Jim Knox, Zoologist and Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo’s Curator of Education, “Saving Animals from Extinction: Tales of Species Recovery in Connecticut and Beyond.

April 8 Postponed – to be rescheduled.

Dwight Chapin, RMA Member and former Personal Assistant to President Nixon: “Martin Luther King Assassination and Funeral – A Unique Perspective”

April 15 Postponed – to be rescheduled.

Roberto Lenton, Ph.D., Hydrology and Water Resource Systems, Chair, Board of Governors, International Water Management Institute, Sri Lanka; and Daugherty Distinguished Fellow, Robert Daugherty Water for Food Global Institute, University of Nebraska, “Food, Water and Global Development”

April 22 Postponed – to be rescheduled.

Bill Howell, President & CEO, Medical Technology Enterprise Consortium (MTEC,) “Military Medical Research: The Past and Future of Battlefield Care”

April 29 Postponed – to be rescheduled.

Ambassador Clark T. Randt, Jr., Retired United States Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China from 2001 until 2009; “China and US-China Relations”

May 6 Joseph Polisi, former President of the Julliard School, “The Julliard School, Cultural Diplomacy and the Global Future of the Arts”
May 13 The Melody Men: performance by RMA’s own singers
May 20 Harold T. Shapiro, Ph.D., Economist, Past President of Michigan University and Princeton University, Past Chairman of National Bioethics Advisory Commission: “Difficult Choices: Selected Genetic Engineering Issues and Whether to Engineer Ourselves and Our Progeny” –
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June 24 Ed Miller, Johns Hopkins University, Dean of the Medical faculty,  Chief Executive Officer of Johns Hopkins Medicine from 1997 to 2012: “Past and Future of Medical Schools and the Health Care System”
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Aug 19 Norman Roth, President of Greenwich Hospital and Executive Vice President of Yale New Haven Health System, “Innovations at Greenwich Hospital”
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Sept 30 Hagar Hajjar Chemali, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Greenwich Media Strategies, LLC. Expert on foreign affairs and the Middle East.
Unknown1 Stephen Holmes, Ph.D., Fermilab high energy particle physicist: “What’s Out There and Where’s It Going – The 20th Century Revolution in Cosmology”

Community Discussion Group with Steve Holmes at the Greenwich Library, 2:00 to 3:30 PM: “The World is Round, but the Universe is Flat – What’s going on here?”  Registration required. Use the Library’s on-line calendar.

BOTH events above, previously scheduled for March 18, have been postponed and will be rescheduled  to a date to be determined

unknown2 Andrew S. Winston, globally recognized advisor, writer and speaker on sustainable business: “Mega Trends and the Big Pivot; Profit and Innovation in a Hotter, Scarcer, More Open Connected World”

The above event, previously scheduled for March 25, has been postponed and will be rescheduled  to a date to be determined