LIVE STREAM: Gen. Brown on the Air Force, Equity, and Inclusion

General Charles Q. Brown, Jr., Chief of Staff, United States Air Force

This August, General Charles Q. Brown, Jr. was sworn in as the first Black chief of a military service in the 245 year history of the United States armed forces. He credits the historic achievement to the struggles and sacrifices of the many who came before him, including the barrier-breaking Tuskegee Airmen of World War II. With his swearing in, General Brown highlighted intentions for renewed focus on diversity, equity, and inclusion in the service’s ranks to ensure that all who come after him are afforded the same opportunities to excel. Join the Chicago Council on Global Affairs in welcoming General Charles Q. Brown, Jr. for a discussion on his distinguished career, the future of the US Air Force, and equity and inclusion within the military.

Speaker Bio

Pre-Reads

What I'm Thinking About [Video], Pacific Air Forces, YouTube, June 5, 2020
The 100 Most Influential People of 2020: General Charles Q. Brown Jr., Heather Wilson, Time, September 22, 2020

Schedule

10:00 a.m. CDT 
Live Stream Begins

10:30 a.m. CDT 
Q&A (Submit your questions to CCGA.LIVE)

10:45 a.m. CDT
Live Stream Adjourns