Media Advisory

November 15, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE HALIFAX, CANADA — Halifax International Security Forum will hold an opening news conference on Friday, November 16th, with Forum President Peter Van Praagh and Canada’s Minister of National Defence, The Honourable Harjit S. Sajjan. Details are, as follows: Friday, 16 November 2018 11:00 AM (AST) The Westin Nova Scotian Harbour Room A 1181 […]

Halifax International Security Forum Releases 2018 Agenda

November 14, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE HALIFAX, CANADA — Halifax International Security Forum, North America’s leading foreign affairs and defense conference, released the agenda for its November 16-18 gathering. The Forum is hosted by The Honourable Harjit Sajjan, Canada’s Minister of National Defence. A copy of the complete agenda can be found here. Highlights include: A full-length public interview with […]

Halifax International Security Forum Announces the Delegation from the United States Congress for 2018 Forum

November 13, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON, DC – Halifax International Security Forum announces the delegation from the United States Congress for the 2018 Forum in Halifax Nova Scotia, to be held November 16-18. The bipartisan delegation will be jointly led by Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), and Senator Thom Tillis (R-NC). Senator Shaheen is co-chair of the newly re-established […]

Halifax Announces Participation of Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and Other Top Military Leaders in 2018 Forum

November 12, 2018

Halifax International Security Forum Announces Participation of Gen. Joseph F. Dunford, Jr., Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, United States, and Other Top Military Leaders at 2018 Forum FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON, DC – General Joseph F. Dunford, Jr., Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, United States, will be attending this year’s Halifax International Security […]

Cindy McCain to Present Inaugural John McCain Prize

November 1, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 1, 2018 WASHINGTON, DC – Mrs. Cindy McCain, wife of the late Senator John S. McCain, today announced the winner of the inaugural John McCain Prize for Leadership in Public Service. The first recipient of the annual Prize will be the People of the island of Lesbos, Greece for their heroic […]