Future Speakers

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2021

Sep 29 Steve Holmes, PhD, High energy particle physicist, formerly with Fermilab, “What’s Out There and Where’s it Going: The 20th Century Revolution in Cosmology.”
To be folloed by an afternoon Community Discussion Group at the Greenwich Library, “The World is Round, but the Universe is Flat – What’s going on here?” Session begins at 2:00 pm and registration with the library is encouraged. Log on to the Greenwich Library website:  https://greenwichlibrary.libcal.com/event/8096656
Oct 6 Jack Scully, author of book on poems “Mianus Village,” and Chris Davala, Radio Newscaster.  Program co-sponsored with Greenwich Library, focusing on village built for World War II veterans and childhood experiences in the 1950’s;  “Mianus Village in History and Literature”
Oct 13 George Ubogy, Pianist and Raconteur; “Classical music: its structure and thematic variations”
Oct 20 Ambassador Clark Randt, United States Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China; 2001 until 2009. “China and US-China Relations”
Oct 27 Jonathan Altar, American journalist, best-selling author, Emmy-winning documentary filmmaker and television producer, and senior editor for Newsweek (1983 until 2011) on his book, “His Very Best: Jimmy Carter, a Life” (2020)
Nov 3 Evan Osnos, Author of “Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China,” winner of the 2014 National Book Award for non-fiction, and staff writer for the “New Yorker;” Greenwich H.S. graduate.  Conversation on his two recent books, “Joe Biden: The Life, the Run, and What Matters Now” and “Wildland: The Making of American’s Fury”
Nov 10 NO PROGRAM: RMA Banquet
Nov 17 Martin Majkut is our second speaker in a series of five discussions about music and the Greenwich Symphony Orchestra by candidates for the position of conductor: Other candidates on Jan 5, 2022, Feb 23, 2022 and Apr 6, 2022: “Conductor’s Choice”
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Dec 8 Mark Contreras, President and CEO of Connecticut Public Broadcasting, affiliate for PBS and NPR in the state; ” Standards, Ethics and Vision of Connecticut PBS Station”
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Dec 22 Andrew Winston, globally recognized advisor, writer, and speaker on sustainable business, “MegaTrends and the Big Pivot:  Profit and Innovation in a Hotter, Scarcer, and more Open Connected World.”
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Jan 5 Melissa Brunet is our third in a series of five discussions about music and the Greenwich Symphony Orchestra by candidates for the position of conductor: Other candidates on Feb 23, 2022 and Apr 6, 2022: “Conductor’s Choice”
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Feb 23 Joshua Gersen is our fourth in a series of five discussions about music and the Greenwich Symphony Orchestra by candidates for the position of conductor. Our fifth candidate will speak on April 6: “Conductor’s Choice”
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Apr 6 Ransom Wilson is our fifth in a series of five discussions about music and the Greenwich Symphony Orchestra by candidates for the position of conductor: “Conductor’s Choice”
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