The Norfolk Forum announces speakers for the 2017-2018 season

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NORFOLK, Va. — The Norfolk Forum has announced its 2017-2018 series of speakers. Each season, The Norfolk Forum presents four public figures who help shape American thought and opinion.

Speakers for the 2017-18 season will include:

  • Tom Brokaw – Former evening news anchor – Thursday, September 26, 2017 – 7:30 p.m.
  • Diana Nyad – Record-breaking long distance swimmer – Tuesday, November 14, 2017 –  7:30 p.m.
  • John Brennan – Former CIA director – Tuesday, February 20, 2018 – 7:30 p.m.
  • Geno Auriemma – Head coach of the University of Connecticut women’s basketball team – Tuesday, April 24, 2018 – 7:30 p.m.

The forum series will be held at Chrysler Hall in Downtown Norfolk starting in September and will stretch through April 2018.

After each presentation, the speakers engage the audience in a question and answer session.

For more information on The Norfolk Forum, visit their website at