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Robert H. (Bob) Malott

Bob Malott is the former Chairman & CEO of FMC Corporation. Born in Boston in 1926, he was an ETM 2nd Class in the Navy during WWII.  He received a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from the University of Kansas in 1948.

After graduating from Harvard Business School, Mr. Malott joined FMC Corporation.  He serves on the Boards of the Hoover Institution, American Enterprise Institute, the Lyric Opera of Chicago, the Aspen Institute, the Chicago Botanic Garden, The Henry Company and the University of Chicago.  Until recently, he served on the Boards of the     Public Broadcasting Service, the National Park Foundation, the Argonne National Laboratory, and he was the former chairman of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History.  He has been a director of Bell & Howell, United Technologies Corporation, Amoco and Sovereign Specialty Chemical Corp.  Mr. Malott is a member of the Museum’s Founders Society. 


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September 3, 2014
Lunchbox Lecture
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
George Cholewczynski presents "The 70th Anniversary of Operation Market Garden"

September 3, 2014
White Glove Wednesdays
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Louisiana Memorial Pavilion

September 4, 2014
Special Presentation
Hiroko Kusuda presents "Challenging Internment"
6:00 pm ‐ 7:00 pm

September 10, 2014
White Glove Wednesdays
9:00 am ‐ 12:00 pm
Louisiana Memorial Pavilion

September 10, 2014
"America's Wartime Sweethearts: A Tribute to The Andrews Sisters"
11:45 am buffet seating
Stage Door Canteen

September 11, 2014
Lagniappe Lecture
Dr. Mark Plotkin presents "Quinine, Rubber, Sherman Tanks and Japanese Submarines: How Rainforest Plants Served as Key Strategic Materials in World War II"
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
US Freedom Pavilion: The Boeing Center

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