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National Program Conference Call ⁄ Virtual

National Program Conference Call: The Ebola Outbreak

Speakers:

John Campbell, Ralph Bunche Senior Fellow for Africa Policy Studies, Council on Foreign Relations, Laurie Garrett, Senior Fellow for Global Health, Council on Foreign Relations
August 5, 2014 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. - (ET)

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General Meeting ⁄ New York

NY Town Hall: Middle East Update

Panelists:

Elliott Abrams, Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations, Isobel Coleman, Senior Fellow and Director of the Civil Society, Markets, and Democracy Initiative, and Director of the Women and Foreign Policy Program, Council on Foreign Relations, Steven A. Cook, Hasib J. Sabbagh Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations, Robert M. Danin, Eni Enrico Mattei Senior Fellow for Middle East and Africa Studies, Council on Foreign Relations, Ray Takeyh, Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations

Presider:

Richard N. Haass, President, Council on Foreign Relations
July 22, 2014 12:15-12:45 p.m. - Lunch
12:45-2:00 p.m. - Meeting

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General Meeting ⁄ Washington

DC Town Hall: Middle East Update

Speakers:

Elliott Abrams, Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations, Isobel Coleman, Senior Fellow and Director of the Civil Society, Markets, and Democracy Initiative, and Director of the Women and Foreign Policy Program, Council on Foreign Relations, Steven A. Cook, Hasib J. Sabbagh Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations, Robert M. Danin, Eni Enrico Mattei Senior Fellow for Middle East and Africa Studies, Council on Foreign Relations, Ray Takeyh, Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations

Presider:

Richard N. Haass, President, Council on Foreign Relations
July 22, 2014 12:15-12:45 p.m. - Lunch
12:45-2:00 p.m. - Meeting

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National Program Teleconference ⁄ Virtual

National Teleconference: Town Hall: Middle East Update

Speakers:

Elliott Abrams, Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, CFR, Isobel Coleman, Senior Fellow; Director, Civil Society, Markets, and Democracy Initiative; and Director, Women and Foreign Policy Program, CFR, Steven A. Cook, Hasib J. Sabbagh Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, CFR, Robert M. Danin, Eni Enrico Mattei Senior Fellow for Middle East and Africa Studies, CFR, Ray Takeyh, Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, CFR

Presider:

Richard N. Haass, President, CFR
July 22, 2014 12:45-2:00 p.m. - (ET)

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General Meeting ⁄ New York

Darryl G. Behrman Lecture on Africa Policy: A Conversation with Patricia de Lille

Speaker:

Patricia de Lille, Mayor, City of Cape Town

Presider:

Ann Cooper, Broadcast Director, Graduate School of Journalism, Columbia University
July 8, 2014 12:30-1:00 p.m. - Lunch
1:00-2:00 p.m. - Meeting

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General Meeting ⁄ New York

POSTPONED-Democracy's Good name: The Rise and Risks of the World's Most Popular Form of Government

Speaker:

Michael Mandelbaum, Christian Herter Professor, Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, The Johns Hopkins University; Author, Democracy's Good name: The Rise and Risks of the World's Most Popular Form of Government

Presider:

James F. Hoge Jr., Editor and Peter G. Peterson Chair, Foreign Affairs
July 7, 2014 5:30-6:00 p.m. - Reception
6:00-7:00 p.m. - Meeting

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Corporate Meeting ⁄ New York

Perspectives on Monetary Policy and Income Inequality

Speaker:

James Bullard, President and Chief Executive Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
June 26, 2014 12:30-1:00 p.m. - Lunch
1:00-2:00 p.m. - Meeting

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Roundtable Meeting ⁄ New York

A Conversation with Ambassador Catherine M. Russell

Speaker:

Catherine M. Russell, Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues, U.S. Department of State

Presider:

Rachel B. Vogelstein, Fellow for Women and Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations
June 26, 2014

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General Meeting ⁄ New York

Perspectives on Monetary Policy and Income Inequality

Speaker:

James Bullard, President and Chief Executive Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

Presider:

Matthew Winkler, Editor-in-Chief, Bloomberg News
June 26, 2014 12:30-1:00 p.m. - Lunch
1:00-2:00 p.m. - Meeting

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Roundtable Meeting

The End of the Internet? The Future of Web Governance

Speaker:

Gordon M. Goldstein, Managing Director and Head of External Affairs, Silver Lake

Presider:

James P. Dougherty, Adjunct Senior Fellow for Business & Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations
June 26, 2014

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Corporate Meeting ⁄ Washington

Corporate Briefing on the Independent Task Force on Noncommunicable Diseases

Speaker:

Thomas J. Bollyky, Senior Fellow for Global Health, Economics, and Development, Council on Foreign Relations; Director, Independent Task Force on Noncommunicable Diseases

Presider:

Christopher M. Tuttle, Director, Task Force Program, Council on Foreign Relations
June 26, 2014 12:00-12:30 p.m. - Lunch Reception
12:30-1:30 p.m. - Meeting

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National Program Meeting ⁄ Miami

Miami Seminar: Environmental Safety and Risks in Cuba and Florida

Speakers:

Bob Graham, Former U.S. Senator and Florida Governor, Julia E. Sweig, Nelson and David Rockefeller Senior Fellow and Director, Latin America Studies, Council on Foreign Relations
June 25, 2014 12:00-2:00 p.m.

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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

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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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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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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.

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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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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

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