LACACIS Announces Two Sig Hecker Talks

Former LANL Director Sig Hecker. Courtesy/wikipedia


The Los Alamos Committee for Arms Control and International Security (LACACIS) has announced that former Los Alamos National Laboratory Director Sig Hecker is going to speak early next month at two events in the area:

  • Jan. 6, he will speak at the annual Institute for Nuclear Materials Management Dinner at the Inn at Loretto in Santa Fe; and
  • Jan. 10, he will talk about his book Doomed to Cooperate at the monthly Los Alamos Historical Society Lecture at 7 p.m. at Fuller Lodge. The lecture is free and open to the public.

At the Jan. 6 talk, Hecker, who is Senior Fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies at Stanford, will discuss 21st Century nuclear challenges, including America’s relationships with North Korea, Russia, etc. It promises to be a provocative evening.

Cocktails are at 6 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m., and selections include flatiron steak, pan seared salmon or eggplant rollatini (vegetarian selection). The cost is $50. Students get in for half price. Pay at the door, cash or check. Valet parking fee waived.

To make a reservation as soon as possible, email or call 505.366.7457.