The speaker served on a secret task force assembled by Army Intelligence with the mission to prepare a plan for the restoration of Iraqi Oil Production after the second Gulf Wr. This task force was assembled five months before the war started. He also was sent to Iraq to carry out various tasks. He was in a unique position to observe the effects of the war on both Iraq and the Middle East. This is his personal story laced with international political observations.
Ralph L. Stephenson, BS, MS, PE, is a professional environmentalist who retired from his position as the Environmental Manager of a multi-billion dollar engineering and construction company with worldwide operations and projects. He has traveled extensively and managed environmental issues for projects in dozens of countries. He was sent on many “trouble shooting” missions by his employer. He is an internationally recognized expert in environmental science and technology, and is presently writing both non-fiction books and science fiction novels with the primary theme of climate change.
Date(s) - Jul 16, 2017
10:30 am - 11:30 am