Henry Kissinger

Fireside Chat with Dr Henry Kissinger and Eric Schmidt

Henry Kissinger

Talk: Fireside Chat with Dr Henry Kissinger and Eric Schmidt

In recent years, many of us have gone from reading books to quickly digesting lots of information online through short headlines. But when you learn things in fragments, you lose nuance and context about why things happen as they do. Dr. Henry Kissinger, one of the most influential foreign policy makers of the 20th Century, takes a different approach. He views foreign policy through the lens of a historian, exploring the contexts, motives, and histories behind issues. We were excited to have Dr. Kissinger visit Google to share his knowledge and experiences.

Henry Kissinger

Henry Kissinger is an American diplomat and political scientist. He served as National Security Advisor and later concurrently as United States Secretary of State in the administrations of presidents Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford. For his actions negotiating the ceasefire in Vietnam (though never realized), Kissinger received the 1973 Nobel Peace Prize.