Past Meetings

June 12, 2014

Roundtable Meeting ⁄ Washington

State Drug Laws and U.S. Foreign Policy

Speakers:

Russell Crandall, Professor of Political Science, Davidson College; Former Director for Western Hemisphere Regional Initiatives, National Security Council, Barry R. McCaffrey, President, BR McCaffrey Associates LLC; Former Director, Office of National Drug Control Policy

Presider:

Massimo F. T. Calabresi, Deputy Washington Bureau Chief, Time Magazine
June 12, 2014 8:00-8:30 a.m. - Breakfast Reception
8:30-9:30 a.m. - Meeting

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General Meeting ⁄ New York

HBO History Makers Series with Hillary Rodham Clinton

Speaker:

Hillary Rodham Clinton, Author, Hard Choices; Former Secretary, U.S. Department of State; Former Senator, U.S. Senate (D-NY); Former First Lady of the United States

Presider:

Richard N. Haass, President, Council on Foreign Relations
June 12, 2014 9:30-10:00 a.m. - Reception
10:00-11:00 a.m. - Meeting

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June 11, 2014

General Meeting ⁄ New York

Bernard L. Schwartz Lecture on Business and Foreign Policy with Steven A. Schwarzman

Speaker:

Stephen A. Schwarzman, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and Cofounder, The Blackstone Group

Presider:

Maria Bartiromo, Anchor and Global Markets Editor, Fox Business Network
June 11, 2014 12:00-1:00 p.m. - Meeting
1:00-1:30 p.m. - Lunch

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Corporate Meeting ⁄ New York

Bernard L. Schwartz Lecture on Business and Foreign Policy with Steven A. Schwarzman

Speaker:

Stephen A. Schwarzman, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and Cofounder, The Blackstone Group

Presider:

Maria Bartiromo, Anchor and Global Markets Editor, Fox Business Network
June 11, 2014 12:00-1:00 p.m. - Meeting
1:00-1:30 p.m. - Lunch

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Roundtable Meeting ⁄ New York

Monitoring and Measuring Progress Toward UHC

Speakers:

David S. Evans, Health Systems Financing Director, World Health Organization, Frank Nyonator, Dean, School of Public Health at the University of Health and Allied Sciences, Ghana

Presider:

Yanzhong Huang, Senior Fellow for Global Health, Council on Foreign Relations
June 11, 2014

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June 10, 2014

General Meeting ⁄ Washington

Reception on Capitol Hill

June 10, 2014 6:00-8:00 p.m. - Reception

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June 9, 2014

General Meeting ⁄ Washington

What To Do About Russia and Ukraine

Speakers:

Karen E. Donfried, President, The German Marshall Fund of the United States, Robert Kahn, Steven A. Tananbaum Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations, Stephen Sestanovich, George F. Kennan Senior Fellow for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Council on Foreign Relations

Presider:

Richard N. Haass, President, Council on Foreign Relations
June 9, 2014 6:00-6:15 p.m. - Registration
6:15-7:30 p.m. - Meeting
7:30-8:00 p.m. - Reception

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General Meeting ⁄ New York

National Security and Civil Liberties: Finding the Right Balance

Panelists:

Kenneth Roth, Executive Director, Human Rights Watch, Matthew C. Waxman, Professor, Columbia Law School; Adjunct Senior Fellow for Law and Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations, James D. Zirin, Author, The Mother Court: Tales of Cases that Mattered in America's Greatest Trial Court; Host and Producer, Conversations in the Digital Age

Presider:

Karen J. Greenberg, Director, Center for National Security, Fordham University School of Law
June 9, 2014 12:30-1:00 p.m. - Lunch
1:00-2:00 p.m. - Meeting

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Teleconference

New York Teleconference: What to Do About Russia and Ukraine

Speakers:

Karen E. Donfried, President, German Marshall Fund of the United States, Robert Kahn, Steven A. Tananbaum Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations, Stephen Sestanovich, George F. Kennan Senior Fellow for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Council on Foreign Relations

Presider:

Richard N. Haass, President, Council on Foreign Relations
June 9, 2014 6:15-7:30 p.m. - Teleconference

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Corporate Meeting ⁄ Washington

What To Do About Russia and Ukraine

Speakers:

Karen E. Donfried, President, The German Marshall Fund of the United States, Robert Kahn, Steven A. Tananbaum Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations, Stephen Sestanovich, George F. Kennan Senior Fellow for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Council on Foreign Relations

Presider:

Richard N. Haass, President, Council on Foreign Relations
June 9, 2014 6:00-6:15 p.m. - Registration
6:15-7:30 p.m. - Meeting
7:30-8:00 p.m. - Reception

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Roundtable Meeting

Rules and Tools: How Technology, Innovations, and Regulations are Changing the Global Markets

Speakers:

Frank Hatheway, Senior Vice President and Chief Economist, NASDAQ OMX, John L. Jacobs, Executive Vice President, Global Information Services, NASDAQ OMX, Rick Redding, Chief Executive Officer, Index Industry Association, Scot Warren, Senior Managing Director, Equity Index Products, CME Group

Presider:

Lucien Foster, Vice President, Strategy and Business Development, Broadridge Financial
June 9, 2014

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June 4, 2014

Roundtable Meeting

Foundations as Kingmakers: The Role of Private Foundations in Setting Global Agendas

Speaker:

Darren Walker, Ford Foundation, President

Presider:

Terra Lawson-Remer, Fellow for Civil Society, Markets, and Democracy, Council on Foreign Relations
June 4, 2014

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June 3, 2014

National Program Meeting ⁄ Atlanta

Atlanta Roundtable: Emerging Markets: BRICs and Beyond

Speaker:

Jeffrey A. Rosensweig, Associate Professor of International Business and Finance and Director, Global Perspectives Program, Goizueta Business School, Emory University

Moderator:

Paul E. Viera Jr., Chief Executive Officer, Earnest Partners
June 3, 2014 6:00-8:15 p.m.

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General Meeting ⁄ New York

Riding the Boom: How to Get Shale Gas Right

Speakers:

John Deutch, Institute Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Fred Krupp, President, Environmental Defense Fund, Edward L. Morse, Global Head of Commodity Research, Citibank

Presider:

John C. Bussey, Assistant Managing Editor, Wall Street Journal
June 3, 2014 12:30-1:00 p.m. - Lunch
1:00-2:00 p.m. - Meeting

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National Program Teleconference ⁄ Virtual

National Teleconference: Riding the Boom: How to Get Shale Gas Right

Speakers:

John Deutch, Institute Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Fred Krupp, President, Environmental Defense Fund, Edward L. Morse, Global Head of Commodity Research, Citibank

Presider:

John C. Bussey, Assistant Managing Editor and Executive Business Editor, Wall Street Journal
June 3, 2014 1:00-2:00 p.m. - (ET)

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Corporate Meeting ⁄ New York

Riding the Boom: How to Get Shale Gas Right

Speakers:

John Deutch, Institute Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Fred Krupp, President, Environmental Defense Fund, Edward L. Morse, Global Head of Commodity Research, Citibank

Presider:

John C. Bussey, Assistant Managing Editor, Wall Street Journal
June 3, 2014 12:30-1:00 p.m. - Lunch
1:00-2:00 p.m. - Meeting

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Roundtable Meeting

Free Expression in a Digital World: Social Media and State Censorship

Speakers:

Susan Benesch, Director, Dangerous Speech Project, Bennett Freeman, Senior Vice President, Sustainability Research and Policy, Calvert Investments, Rebecca MacKinnon, Director, Ranking Digital Rights Project, New America Foundation, Ethan Zuckerman, Director, Center for Civic Media, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Presider:

James P. Dougherty, Adjunct Senior Fellow, Business & Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations
June 3, 2014

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June 2, 2014

Symposium ⁄ New York

25th Anniversary of Tiananmen Square

June 2, 2014 8:30-11:30 a.m.

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May 29, 2014

National Program Meeting ⁄ San Francisco

San Francisco Roundtable: Watching the World: Electronic Surveillance and the Commercialization of Data

Speaker:

Richard A. Falkenrath, Shelby Cullom and Kathryn W. Davis Adjunct Senior Fellow for Counterterrorism and Homeland Security, Council on Foreign Relations
May 29, 2014 6:00-8:15 p.m.

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National Program Conference Call

National Program Conference Call: Ukraine, Russia, and the West

Speaker:

Robert D. Blackwill, Henry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations

Moderator:

Irina A. Faskianos, Vice President, National Program & Outreach, Council on Foreign Relations
May 29, 2014 12:00-12:45 p.m. - (ET)

This meeting is not for attribution.