Please save the date to attend the keynote address by General Michael Hayden in honor of the 30th anniversary of the Matthew B. Ridgway Center for International Security Studies. This event will occur on Monday, October 1, 2018 at 9:30 a.m. in Ballroom B of the University Club, 123 University Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15260. 

General Hayden’s address will be followed by a signing of his book, “The Assault on National Intelligence: American National Security in an Age of Lies.”  

General Hayden is the former director of the Central Intelligence Agency and the National Security Agency. A retired four-star general, he was also the first principal deputy director of national intelligence and the highest-ranking military intelligence officer in the country. General Hayden is a principal of the Chertoff Group, a frequent commentator in media outlets, and serves as a distinguished visiting professor at the Schar School of Policy and Government at George Mason University. 

There is no cost to attend this event, which is open to all. If you would like to reserve a seat early, e-mail Sandra Prigg-Monteverde at

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