Aspen Square Daily News
The fourth annual Aspen Security Forum begins today at the Aspen Institute's Greenwald Pavilion at 6pm. Part of the Institute's McCloskey Speaker Series, tonight's program presents US Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Welsh III in a discussion about the Air Force's role in national security. The Security Forum will run through July 20. For details, visit www.aspensecurityforum.org.
The Aspen Institute's Hurst Lecture Series continues on Tuesday, July 16 with a conversation between Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt and the Institute's president Walter Isaacson. The talk will take place at 2pm at the Greenwald Pavilion on the Institute campus near the Benedict Music Tent. For ticket information, visit www.aspenshowtix.com.
The second annual Master of the Mass endurance bike race returns to Snowmass Friday, July 12. The three-day, four-stage race includes a variety of chainless downhill, cross-country, downhill and super-downhill stages. Racers can only use one bike for all stages. There are four divisions for participants - pro male, amateur male, female and junior. for details, visit www.aspensnowmass.com and click on the event schedule.