Speakers Bureau featuring Juliette Kayyem

Speakers Bureau provides Harvard alumni communities the opportunity to connect to the intellectual riches of the University through faculty speakers.

Professor Juliette Kayyem is currently the faculty chair of the Homeland Security and Security and Global Health Projects at Harvard & Kennedy School of Government. She also serves as CNN Senior National Security Analyst for CNN where she has been described as CNN’s “go to” for disasters. A contributing writer to The Atlantic, she has a weekly security segment on NPR’s Boston station WGBH. Her most recent book, The Devil Never Sleeps: Learning to Live in an Age of Disasters, was described in a New Yorker profile of her as an “engagingly urgent blueprint for rethinking our approach to disaster preparedness and response.”

In government, she most recently served as President Obama’s Assistant Secretary for Intergovernmental Affairs at the Department of Homeland Security. Previously, she was Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick’s Homeland Security Advisor. She is the recipient of many government honors, including the Distinguished Public Service Award, the Coast Guard’s highest medal awarded to a civilian.


Date: Monday, January 8, 2024 | Event Location: Zoom


Speakers Bureau Juliette Kayyem


Start Time & Timezone: 12:00 PM EST

End Time & Timezone: 1:00 PM EST


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Event Contact: Rashi Khilnani, rashi.khilnani@gmail.com