Past Meetings

June 24, 2014

General Meeting ⁄ Washington

A Conversation with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong

Speaker:

Lee Hsien Loong, Prime Minister, Republic of Singapore

Presider:

J. Stapleton Roy, Distinguished Scholar, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
June 24, 2014 12:00-12:30 p.m. - Lunch Reception
12:30-1:30 p.m. - Meeting

This meeting is on the record.

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June 20, 2014

General Meeting ⁄ New York

Treasury's National Security Role

Speaker:

David Cohen, Under Secretary for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence, U.S. Department of the Treasury

Presider:

Reuben Jeffery III, Chief Executive Officer, Rockefeller & Co.; Former Undersecretary of State for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs
June 20, 2014 8:15-8:30 a.m. - Breakfast
8:30-9:30 a.m. - Meeting

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Roundtable Meeting ⁄ New York

Women and Girls in the Afghanistan Transition

Speakers:

Rachel Reid, Director of the Regional Policy Initiative on Afghanistan and Pakistan, Open Society Foundations, David Sedney, Former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Central Asia, U.S. Department of Defense

Presider:

Catherine Powell, Women and Foreign Policy Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
June 20, 2014

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June 19, 2014

Workshop

Syria's Civil War and Turkey's Role in Coordinating aRegional and International Response

Speakers:

Stewart M. Patrick, Senior Fellow and Director of the International Institutions and Global Governance Program, Council on Foreign Relations, Ihsan Yilmaz, Fatih University, Gokhan Bacik, Ipek University

Moderator:

Robert M. Danin, Eni Enrico Mattei Senior Fellow for Middle East and Africa Studies, Council on Foreign Relations
June 19, 2014 9:00-10:30 a.m.

This meeting is on the record.

Workshop

Counterterrorism and Turkish Leadership

Speakers:

Micah Zenko, Douglas Dillon Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations, Nihat Ali Ozcan, TOBB University of Economics and Technology, Aaron Stein, Royal United Services Institute

Moderator:

Steven A. Cook, Hasib J. Sabbagh Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations
June 19, 2014 10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

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June 18, 2014

Conference Call ⁄ New York

What to Do About Iraq

Panelists:

Stephen D. Biddle, Adjunct Senior Fellow for Defense Policy, Council on Foreign Relations; Professor of Political Science and International Affairs, George Washington University, Max Boot, Jeane J. Kirkpatrick Senior Fellow for National Security Studies, Council on Foreign Relations, Meghan L. O'Sullivan, Adjunct Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations; Jeane Kirkpatrick Professor of the Practice of International Affairs and Director of the Geopolitics of Energy Project, Harvard Kennedy School

Presider:

Richard N. Haass, President, Council on Foreign Relations
June 18, 2014 12:00-1:00 p.m. - Conference Call

This meeting is on the record.

National Program Teleconference

National Conference Call: What To Do About Iraq

Speakers:

Max Boot, Jeane J. Kirkpatrick Senior Fellow for National Security Studies, Council on Foreign Relations, Meghan L. O'Sullivan, Adjunct Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations; Jeane Kirkpatrick Professor of the Practice of International Affairs and Director of the Geopolitics of Energy Project, Harvard Kennedy School

Presider:

Richard N. Haass, President, Council on Foreign Relations
June 18, 2014 12:00-1:00 p.m. - (ET)

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Roundtable Meeting

A Conversation with Changyong Rhee

Speaker:

Changyong Rhee, Director, Asia and Pacific Department, International Monetary Fund

Presider:

Benn Steil, Senior Fellow and Director of International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations
June 18, 2014

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Workshop

Turkey's Domestic Transformation and Implications forTurkey's Leadership in Regional and Global Governance

Speakers:

Steven A. Cook, Hasib J. Sabbagh Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations, Suat Kiniklioglu, STRATIM, Akin Unver, Kadir Has University, Talip Kucukcan, Marmara University

Moderator:

Ilter Turan, Bilgi University
June 18, 2014 9:15-10:40 a.m.

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Workshop

Power Dynamics: External and Regional Actors in aTurbulent Region

Speakers:

Robert M. Danin, Eni Enrico Mattei Senior Fellow for Middle East and Africa Studies, Council on Foreign Relations, Sinan Ulgen, EDAM, Ihsan Dagi, Middle East Technical University

Moderator:

Soli Ozel, Kadir Has University
June 18, 2014 10:50 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

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Workshop

Turkey's Perspective on Global Financial Governanceand Lessons From its Crisis Experience

Speakers:

Emre Deliveli, Hurriyet Daily News, Cenk Sidar, Sidar Global Advisors, Daniel Dombey, Financial Times

Moderator:

Benajmin Harvey, Bloomberg News
June 18, 2014 3:15-5:00 p.m.

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June 17, 2014

General Meeting ⁄ Washington

The Role of Congress in U.S. Human Rights Policy and Beyond

Speaker:

Christopher Smith, (R-NJ) Chairman, Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations, Committee on Foreign Affairs, U.S. House of Representatives

Presider:

Michael D. Mosettig, Writer, PBS Online NewsHour
June 17, 2014 12:00-12:30 p.m. - Lunch Reception
12:30-1:30 p.m. - Meeting

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Corporate Meeting ⁄ Washington

The Role of Congress in U.S. Human Rights Policy and Beyond

Speaker:

Christopher Smith, (R-NJ) Chairman, Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations, Committee on Foreign Affairs, U.S. House of Representatives

Presider:

Michael D. Mosettig, Writer, PBS Online NewsHour
June 17, 2014 12:00-12:30 p.m. - Lunch Reception
12:30-1:30 p.m. - Meeting

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June 16, 2014

General Meeting ⁄ New York

A Conversation on the President's Trade Agenda with Michael Froman

Speaker:

Michael B.G. Froman, United States Trade Representative

Presider:

Charlene Barshefsky, Senior International Partner, WilmerHale; Former United States Trade Representative
June 16, 2014 12:30-1:00 p.m. - Lunch
1:00-2:00 p.m. - Meeting

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Corporate Meeting ⁄ New York

A Conversation on the President's Trade Agenda with Michael Froman

Speaker:

Michael B.G. Froman, United States Trade Representative

Presider:

Charlene Barshefsky, Senior International Partner, WilmerHale; Former United States Trade Representative
June 16, 2014 12:30-1:00 p.m. - Lunch
1:00-2:00 p.m. - Meeting

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Thursday, June 12—June 14, 2014

National Program Meeting ⁄ New York

2014 National Conference

June 12, 2014 - June 14, 2014

This meeting is not for attribution.

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

This meeting is not for attribution.