The Honorable Tom Ridge is the recipient of this year’s Thomas B. Hagen Dignitas Award. Every year, The Jefferson Educational Society presents the award at the closing presentation of the Global Summit to honor an Erie citizen who has made a significant contribution to the vitality of American democracy. After the award presentation, he will discuss The Digital Forevermore: Are We Ready?, addressing topics that he encounters in his company, where he provides clients with solutions to cyber security, international security and risk management issues.
The event is part of the Jefferson Educational Society’s Global Summit VIII. Tickets are $35 and can be purchased from the society by calling 814-459-8000 or visiting the JES website.