Pre-event dinners are your opportunity to get to know one of our prestigious speakers over a delicious three-course meal at the Marco Pierre White Restaurant, including wine! This dinner is with Richard Goldberg who served as Donald Trump's Director for Countering Iranian Weapons of Mass Destruction on the White House's National Security Council. Richard is a senior adviser at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies and previously worked as Chief of Staff to Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner. Guests attending the pre-event dinner are guaranteed a seat on the front benches for the event. Unless otherwise stated, pre-event dinners start at 6:15 PM, meeting in the bar of the Hotel Indigo.