Past Meetings

December 9, 2014 (continued)

Teleconference

Corporate Teleconference: Ebola Update: Assessment From Africa

Speakers:

Nancy Aossey, President and Chief Executive Officer, International Medical Corps, Laurie Garrett, Senior Fellow for Global Health, Council on Foreign Relations;
Author, Ebola: Story of an Outbreak
, David Nabarro, Special Envoy on Ebola, United Nations

Presider:

Richard E. Besser, Chief Health and Medical Editor, ABC News
December 9, 2014 1:00-2:00 p.m. - Teleconference

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National Program Teleconference ⁄ Virtual

National Teleconference: Ebola Update: Assessment from Africa

Speakers:

Nancy A. Aossey, President and CEO, International Medical Corps, Laurie Garrett, Senior Fellow for Global Health, Council on Foreign Relations; Author, Ebola: Story of an Outbreak , David Nabarro, Special Envoy on Ebola, United Nations

Presider:

Richard E. Besser, Chief Health and Medical Editor, ABC News
December 9, 2014 1:00-2:00 p.m. - (ET)

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National Program Meeting ⁄ Philadelphia

Philadelphia Meeting: Maximalist: America in the World from Truman to Obama

Speaker:

Stephen Sestanovich, George F. Kennan Senior Fellow for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Council on Foreign Relations
December 9, 2014 5:30-7:00 p.m.

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Roundtable Meeting ⁄ New York

Afghan Women and Girls After 2014

Speakers:

Barnett Rubin, Director and Senior Fellow, New York University’s Center on International Cooperation, Rina Amiri, Senior Mediator, United Nations, Catherine Powell, Fellow for Women and Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations
December 9, 2014

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December 8, 2014

General Meeting ⁄ Washington

A Conversation with World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim

Presider:

Mark Tercek, President and Chief Executive Officer, Nature Conservancy
December 8, 2014 11:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. - Lunch Reception
12:15-1:15 p.m. - Meeting

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December 5, 2014

Roundtable Meeting

Mobile Technology and Entrepreneurship in the Middle East: A Conversation with Christopher M. Schroeder

Speaker:

Christopher M. Schroeder, Author, Startup Rising: The Entrepreneurial Revolution Remaking the Middle East

Presider:

Karen Kornbluh, Senior Fellow for Digital Policy, Council on Foreign Relations
December 5, 2014

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Guest Event ⁄ Washington

Launch of the CFR-Sponsored Independent Task Force Report on the Emerging Global Health Crisis of Noncommunicable Diseases

Speakers:

Mitchell E. Daniels Jr., President, Purdue University; Former Governor, State of Indiana; Task Force Co-Chair, Thomas E. Donilon, Vice Chair, O’Melveny & Myers LLP; Former National Security Advisor; Distinguished Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations;Task Force Co-Chair, Thomas J. Bollyky, Senior Fellow for Global Health, Economics, and Development; Council on Foreign Relations; Task Force Project Director
December 5, 2014 11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. - Lunch Reception
12:00-1:00 p.m. - Meeting

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General Meeting ⁄ New York

How Big of a Problem Is Climate Change?

Speakers:

Richard B. Alley, Evan Pugh Professor, Department of Geosciences, and Earth and Environmental Systems Institute, Pennsylvania State University, Ralph J. Cicerone, President, National Academy of Sciences; Chair, National Research Council, Steven E. Koonin, Director, Center for Urban Science and Progress; Former Undersecretary for Science, U.S. Department of Energy

Presider:

Justin Gillis, Environmental Science Writer, The New York Times
December 5, 2014 7:45-8:00 a.m. - Breakfast
8:00-9:00 a.m. - Meeting

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December 4, 2014

Academic Conference Call

The Implications of Drones on U.S. Foreign Policy

Speakers:

Sarah E. Kreps, Associate Professor, Department of Government, Cornell University, Micah Zenko, Douglas Dillon Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
December 4, 2014 12:00-1:00 p.m. - (ET)

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National Program Meeting ⁄ Seattle

Seattle Roundtable: How Technology is Revolutionizing the Movement of Money

Speaker:

John Villasenor, Professor of Electrical Engineering and Public Policy, University of California, Los Angeles; Nonresident Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution

Moderator:

Nelson G. Dong, Partner, Dorsey & Whitney LLP
December 4, 2014 6:00-8:15 p.m.

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General Meeting ⁄ Washington

Preview of the 2014 United Nations Climate Change Conference

Speakers:

James L. Connaughton, Executive Vice President, C3 Energy; Former Chairman of the White House Council on Environmental Quality, Michael A. Levi, David M. Rubenstein Senior Fellow for Energy and the Environment and Director, Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies, Council on Foreign Relations, Nigel Purvis, Founder and President, Climate Advisers; Former Deputy Assistant Secretary for Oceans, Environment, and Science, U.S. Department of State

Presider:

Tom Henneberg, Senior Manager, Boeing Ventures / Boeing Energy
December 4, 2014 5:45-6:15 p.m. - Registration and Reception
6:15-7:15 p.m. - Meeting

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General Meeting ⁄ New York

A Conversation with Michael McFaul

Speaker:

Michael A. McFaul, Peter and Helen Bing Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution; Former U.S. Ambassador to the Russian Federation

Presider:

Andrew J. Guff, Managing Director, Siguler Guff & Company, L.P.
December 4, 2014 5:30-6:00 p.m. - Reception
6:00-7:00 p.m. - Meeting

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National Program Teleconference ⁄ Virtual

National Teleconference: A Conversation with Michael McFaul

Speaker:

Michael McFaul, Peter and Helen Bing Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution;
Former U.S. Ambassador to the Russian Federation


Presider:

Drew J. Guff, Managing Director, Siguler Guff & Company LP
December 4, 2014 6:00-7:00 p.m. - (ET)

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December 3, 2014

National Program Meeting ⁄ San Francisco

San Francisco Roundtable: The Rebalance to Asia: Reality Versus Rhetoric

Speaker:

Jeffrey L. Bleich, Litigation Partner, Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP; Former U.S. Ambassador to Australia

Moderator:

Philip Yun, Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer, Ploughshares Fund
December 3, 2014 6:00-8:15 p.m.

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General Meeting ⁄ New York

Bernard L. Schwartz Lecture on Business and Foreign Policy - Growth, Innovation, and Technology: A Conversation with Michael S. Dell

Speaker:

Michael S. Dell, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Dell, Inc.

Presider:

Daniel L. Doctoroff, Chief Executive Officer, Bloomberg
December 3, 2014 6:00 p.m.-6:15 a.m. - Reception
6:15-7:15 p.m. - Meeting

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December 2, 2014

National Program Meeting ⁄ Dallas, TX

Dallas Meeting: Lessons From a Long War: The U.S. and the Middle East: Past, Present, and Future

Speaker:

Ryan C. Crocker, Dean and Executive Professor, George Bush School of Government and Public Service, Texas A&M University
December 2, 2014 6:15-8:30 p.m.

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Corporate Meeting ⁄ Washington

Special Dinner with CFR's Military Fellows

Speakers:

Captain Pat DeQuattro, Military Fellow, U.S. Coast Guard, Samuel C. Hinote, Military Fellow, U.S. Air Force, Stephen E. Liszewski, Military Fellow, U.S. Marine Corps, Robert A. Newson, Military Fellow, U.S. Navy, Michael W. Rauhut, Military Fellow, U.S. Army

Presider:

Tom Gjelten, National Security Correspondent, National Public Radio
December 2, 2014 6:00-6:30 p.m. - Dinner
6:30-7:30 p.m. - Meeting

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General Meeting ⁄ Washington

A Conversation with Senator Sherrod Brown

Speaker:

Sherrod Brown, Member, United States Senate (D-OH); Chairman, Congressional-Executive Commission on China

Presider:

Lorne W. Craner, Founder, Redstone Global
December 2, 2014 8:00-8:30 a.m. - Breakfast Reception
8:30-9:30 a.m. - Meeting

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Roundtable Meeting ⁄ New York

The Rise of Islamist Radicalism: What to Do?

Speakers:

Charlotte Keenan, Chief Executive, Tony Blair Faith Foundation, Ed Husain, Adjunct Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
December 2, 2014

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December 1, 2014

Symposium ⁄ New York

Stephen C. Freidheim Symposium on Global Economics: 100th Anniversary of the Federal Reserve System

December 1, 2014 12:30-6:00 p.m. - Symposium

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