The key word in the title of these seminars is worth a moment's thought. It is the term strategic. Only in the last twenty years or so has that word, along with the related word strategy, come to figure importantly in American policies toward the external world.
Nitze, Paul H.
"United States Global Strategy,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 18
, Article 2.
Available at: https://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol18/iss5/2