Past Meetings

November 5, 2014 (continued)

General Meeting ⁄ New York

CANCELED: Kenneth A. Moskow Memorial Lecture on Homeland Security and Counterterrorism with James R. Clapper Jr.

Speaker:

James R. Clapper Jr., Director of National Intelligence

Presider:

Frances Fragos Townsend, Executive Vice President, Worldwide Government, Legal, and Business Affairs, MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc.
November 5, 2014 12:30-1:00 p.m. - Lunch
1:00-2:00 p.m. - Meeting

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General Meeting ⁄ Washington

U.S.-Iran Relations: Thirty-Five Years After the Revolution

Speakers:

John W. Limbert, Distinguished Professor of International Affairs, Department of Political Science and History, United States Naval Academy, Ray Takeyh, Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations
November 5, 2014 8:00-8:30 a.m. - Breakfast Reception
8:30-9:30 a.m. - Meeting

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Corporate Meeting ⁄ Washington

Corporate Executives Roundtable: "Russia Sanctions Update: The EU Perspective"

Speaker:

François Rivasseau, Deputy Head of Delegation, Delegation of the European Union to the United States

Presider:

David R. Slade, Senior Partner, Washington, DC Office, Allen & Overy LLP
November 5, 2014 8:00-8:15 a.m. - Breakfast Reception
8:15-9:15 a.m. - Meeting

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National Program Teleconference ⁄ Virtual

National Teleconference: U.S.-Iran Relations: Thirty-Five Years After the Revolution

Speakers:

John Limbert, Distinguished Professor of International Affairs,
Department of Political Science and History, United States Naval Academy
, Ray Takeyh, Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations
November 5, 2014 8:30-9:30 a.m. - (ET)

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November 4, 2014

Symposium ⁄ New York

SAVE THE DATE: The 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall

November 4, 2014 8:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

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National Program Meeting ⁄ San Francisco

San Francisco Roundtable: Changing World, Changing Planet: Thinking About the Future

Speaker:

Gary Roughead, Former Chief of Naval Operations, U.S. Navy; Annenberg Distinguished Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University

Moderator:

Kori Schake, Research Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University
November 4, 2014 6:00-8:15 p.m.

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Symposium ⁄ New York

New York Symposium: 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall

November 4, 2014

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Symposium

Session One: Origins of the Cold War

Speakers:

Frank Costigliola, Professor of History, University of Connecticut; Editor, The Kennan Diaries, Melvyn P. Leffler, Edward Stettinius Professor of American History, University of Virginia, Author, For the Soul of Mankind: The United States, the Soviet Union, and the Cold War, Philip D. Zelikow, White Burkett Miller Professor of History, University of Virginia

Presider:

Andrew Nagorski, Former President and Director of Public Policy, EastWest Institute

Introductory Speaker:

Richard N. Haass, President, Council on Foreign Relations
November 4, 2014 8:30-9:45 a.m.

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Session Two: Conduct of the Cold War

Speakers:

Graham T. Allison, Director, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School, Jeremi Suri, Mack Brown Distinguished Chair for Leadership in Global Affairs, Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, University of Texas at Austin; Author, Henry Kissinger and the American Century, William Taubman, Bertrand and Snell Professor of Political Science, Amherst College; Author, Khrushchev: The Man and His Era

Presider:

Gideon Rose, Peter G. Peterson Chair and Editor, Foreign Affairs
November 4, 2014 10:00-11:00 a.m.

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Session Three: End of the Cold War

Speakers:

Robert D. Blackwill, Henry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations, Vitaly Churkin, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the United Nations, Frank Elbe, Former Deputy Head, Department for Issues of Nuclear Disarmament, Foreign Office; Former Head, German Policy Planning Staff; Former Director, Foreign Minister Hans-Deitrich Genscher's Cabinet

Presider:

Mary E. Sarotte, Visiting Professor of Government and History, Harvard University; Author, The Collapse: The Accidental Opening of the Berlin Wall
November 4, 2014 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

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Session Four: A Conversation With Henry A. Kissinger

Speaker:

Henry A. Kissinger, Chairman, Kissinger Associates, Inc.; Former U.S. Secretary of State; Former Assistant to the President for National Affairs

Presider:

Richard N. Haass, President, Council on Foreign Relations
November 4, 2014 1:00-2:00 p.m.

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November 3, 2014

General Meeting ⁄ Washington

Technology on the Menu: Food of the Future

Speakers:

Andras Forgacs, Cofounder and Chief Executive Officer, Modern Meadow, Inc., Robert Leclerc, Cofounder and Chief Executive Officer, AgFunder , Mark Rosegrant, Director, Environment and Production Technology Division, International Food Policy Research Institute

Presider:

Carol C. Adelman, Senior Fellow and Director, Center for Global Prosperity, Hudson Institute
November 3, 2014 12:00-12:30 p.m. - Lunch Reception
12:30-1:30 p.m. - Meeting

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October 31, 2014

National Program Conference Call ⁄ Virtual

National Program Conference Call: Responding to the Ebola Crisis

Speaker:

Michael T. Osterholm, Director, Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy, University of Minnesota

Moderator:

Irina A. Faskianos, Vice President, National Program & Outreach, Council on Foreign Relations
October 31, 2014 12:00-1:00 p.m. - (ET)

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October 29, 2014

General Meeting ⁄ New York

A Conversation with Alan Greenspan

Speaker:

Alan Greenspan, President, Greenspan Associates LLC; Former Chairman of the Board of Governors, Federal Reserve System

Presider:

Gillian Tett, U.S. Managing Editor, Financial Times
October 29, 2014 7:45-8:00 a.m. - Breakfast
8:00-9:00 a.m. - Meeting

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General Meeting ⁄ Washington

A Saudi Perspective on Challenges to Middle East Stability

Speaker:

Abdulaziz Sager, Chairman and Founder, Gulf Research Center

Presider:

Meghan L. O'Sullivan, Jeane Kirkpatrick Professor of the Practice of International Affairs, Director of the Geopolitics of Energy, Harvard University Kennedy School; Adjunct Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
October 29, 2014 6:00-6:30 p.m. - Registration and Reception
6:30-7:30 p.m. - Meeting

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Roundtable Meeting

Global Flows in a Digital Age

Speakers:

Toos Daruvala, Director, McKinsey & Company, James Manyika, Director, McKinsey Global Institute

Presider:

James P. Dougherty, Adjunct Senior Fellow for Business and Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations
October 29, 2014

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October 28, 2014

Roundtable Meeting ⁄ New York

A Conversation with Alan Bersin

Speaker:

Alan Bersin, Assistant Secretary for Policy, Assistant Secretary for International Affairs, and Chief Diplomatic Officer, U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Presider:

Maurice Sonnenberg, Senior International Advisor, Guggenheim Securities
October 28, 2014 5:30-6:00 p.m. - Reception
6:00-7:00 p.m. - Roundtable Discussion

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October 27, 2014

National Program Meeting ⁄ Seattle

Seattle Roundtable: The Changing Face of Energy Security

Speaker:

Daniel B. Poneman, Former Deputy Secretary of Energy, U.S. Department of Energy

Moderator:

Frederic A. Morris, Chief Scientist, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
October 27, 2014 6:00-8:15 p.m.

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General Meeting ⁄ Washington

Voices of the Next Generation with Kalev Leetaru on Big Data

Speaker:

Kalev Leetaru, 2013 - 2014 Yahoo! Fellow in Residence, International Values, Communications Technology, and the Global Internet, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University

Presider:

Vivian Schiller, Media Executive
October 27, 2014 12:00-12:30 p.m. - Lunch Reception
12:30-1:30 p.m. - Meeting

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October 24, 2014

National Program Meeting ⁄ Houston

Houston Roundtable with CFR Senior Fellow Stephen Sestanovich

Speaker:

Stephen Sestanovich, George F. Kennan Senior Fellow for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Council on Foreign Relations

Host:

Neal D. Carlson, Director, Private Banking North America, Credit Suisse
October 24, 2014 7:45-9:00 a.m.

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