Past Meetings

February 23, 2006 (continued)

Roundtable Meeting

Competing in a Global Economy: The President's Agenda

Speaker:

Matthew J. Slaughter, Member, Council of Economic Advisors

Presider:

Sebastian Mallaby, Op-Ed Columnist, The Washington Post
February 23, 2006

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National Program Meeting ⁄ Miami

A Conversation with Julia E. Sweig

Speaker:

Julia E. Sweig, Nelson and David Rockefeller Senior Fellow for Latin America Studies and Director for Latin America Studies, Council on Foreign Relations

Presider:

Donna E. Shalala, President, University of Miami
February 23, 2006

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February 22, 2006

General Meeting ⁄ New York

McKinsey Executive Rountable Series in International Economics: The SEC in a Globalizing Securities Market - A Conversation with the Past Four Chairmen

Presider:

Benn Steil, Senior Fellow and Director of International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations

Speakers:

Richard C. Breeden, Chairman, Richard C. Breeden & Co.; former Chairman, Securities and Exchange Commission (1989-1993), William H. Donaldson, Chairman & CEO, Donaldson Enterprises, Inc.; former Chairman, Securities and Exchange Commission (2003-2005), Arthur Levitt, Senior Adviser, The Carlyle Group; former Chairman, Securities and Exchange Commission (1993-2001), Harvey L. Pitt, CEO, Kalorama Partners; former Chairman, Securities and Exchange Commission (2001-2003)
February 22, 2006

This meeting is on the record.

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General Meeting ⁄ Washington

The Great God Divide: European Secularism and American Religiosity

Speaker:

George Weigel, Senior Fellow, Ethics and Public Policy Center; Author, The Cube and the Cathedral: Europe, America, and Politics Without God

Presider:

Walter Russell Mead, Henry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations
February 22, 2006

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General Meeting ⁄ New York

HBO History Maker Series: Terje Roed-Larsen

Speaker:

Terje Roed-Larsen, President, International Peace Academy; Special UN Envoy for the implementation of Security Council resolution 1559; former UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process and Personal Representative of the Secretary–General to the Palestine Liberation Orga

Presider:

Ethan Bronner, Deputy Foreign Editor, The New York Times
February 22, 2006

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February 21, 2006

General Meeting ⁄ New York

China and Africa: A Growing Relationship

Speakers:

Joshua Eisenman, Fellow, Asia Studies, American Foreign Policy Council, Princeton N. Lyman, Ralph Bunche Senior Fellow, Africa Policy Studies, Council on Foreign Relations, David H. Shinn, Adjunct Professor, Elliott School of International Affairs, George Washington University

Presider:

Marcus Mabry, Chief of Correspondents, Newsweek
February 21, 2006

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Roundtable Meeting ⁄ New York

Globalization of Innovation

Speakers:

Andreas Beroutsos, Principal, McKinsey Global Institute, David Braunschvig, Bernard L. Schwartz Senior Fellow for Business and Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations, Diana Farrell, McKinsey Global Institute

Presider:

James P. Dougherty, Adjunct Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
February 21, 2006

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February 17, 2006

Roundtable Meeting

Global Campaign for Education Roundtable: The 2006 Education for All Global Monitoring Report - Literacy for Life

Speaker:

Nick Burnett, UNESCO

Presider:

Gene B. Sperling, Director, Center for Universal Education, Council on Foreign Relations
February 17, 2006

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General Meeting ⁄ New York

New Realities in the Media Age

Speaker:

Donald H. Rumsfeld, United States Secretary of Defense

Presider:

Kenneth I. Chenault, Chairman, American Express Company
February 17, 2006

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General Meeting ⁄ Washington

Asian Economic Integration and New Initiatives in Poverty Reduction

Speaker:

Haruhiko Kuroda, President, Asian Development Bank

Presider:

Gerald F. Seib, Washington Bureau Chief, The Wall Street Journal
February 17, 2006

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February 16, 2006

National Program Meeting ⁄ Dallas

Last Best Chance

Speaker:

Jay T. Young, Director, Competitive Analysis, Perot Systems Corporation, Sales Operations

Presider:

Lee Cullum, Columnist
February 16, 2006

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Term Member Program Meeting ⁄ Washington

Foreign Assistance and National Security: Issues and Principles

Presiders:

Reuben E. Brigety, II, George Mason University, Shanthi A. Kalathil, USAID
February 16, 2006

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Roundtable Meeting ⁄ New York

CGS Seminar Series in International Finance: North American Monetary Union - Getting from Here to There

Speaker:

Edwin Truman, Senior Fellow, Institute for International Economics

Presider:

Peter B. Kenen, Whitney H. Shepardson Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
February 16, 2006

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General Meeting ⁄ Washington

Iran's Nuclear Ambitions

Speakers:

Gary Samore, Vice President, Global Security & Sustainability, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, Ray Takeyh, Senior Fellow, Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations

Presider:

Robert Galluci, Dean, School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University, Former Special Envoy for Nuclear Proliferation, U.S. Department of State
February 16, 2006

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Academic Conference Call

Iraqi Politics and the Insurgency

Speaker:

Jane Arraf, Edward R. Murrow Press Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations

Chair:

Irina A. Faskianos, Vice President, National Program & Outreach, Council on Foreign Relations
February 16, 2006

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February 15, 2006

National Program Meeting ⁄ San Francisco

Council-Sponsored Independent Task Force on A Strategic Approach to U.S. Policy for Africa

Speaker:

Princeton N. Lyman, Ralph Bunche Senior Fellow and Director, Africa Policy Studies, Council on Foreign Relations
February 15, 2006

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Roundtable Meeting

Special Briefing on the Private Sector and the Global War on Terror

Speaker:

Henry Crumpton, Coordinator for Counterterrorism, U.S. Department of State

Presider:

Stephen E. Flynn
February 15, 2006

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National Program Meeting ⁄ Atlanta

Last Best Chance

Speaker:

William E. Hoehn Jr., Visiting Professor, Sam Nunn School of International Affairs, Georgia Institute of Technology

Chair:

John H. Kelly, President, John Kelly Consulting Inc.
February 15, 2006

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February 14, 2006

Roundtable Meeting ⁄ New York

Pakistan Under Musharraf, 1999-- : A Political Assessment

Speaker:

Samina Ahmed, Project Director for South Asia, International Crisis Group

Presider:

Mahnaz Ispahani, Senior Fellow for South and West Asia, Council on Foreign Relations
February 14, 2006

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Roundtable Meeting ⁄ New York

Roundtable with Governor Hak Kyu Sohn: Korea’s New Leadership

Speaker:

Hak Kyu Sohn, Governor of Gyeonggi Province, Republic of Korea

Presider:

Evans J.R. Revere, Cyrus Vance Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
February 14, 2006

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