Past Meetings

April 16, 2014

National Program Meeting ⁄ Los Angeles

Los Angeles Roundtable: Continuity and Change in U.S.-Mexico Relations

Speaker:

Arturo Sarukhan, Chairman, Global Solutions, Podesta Group; Former Mexican Ambassador to the United States
April 16, 2014 6:00-8:15 p.m.

This meeting is not for attribution.

Roundtable Meeting

Capital in the Twenty-First Century: A Conversation with Thomas Piketty

Speaker:

Thomas Piketty, Professor, Paris School of Economics

Presider:

Benn Steil, Senior Fellow and Director of International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations
April 16, 2014

This meeting is on the record.

April 15, 2014

National Program Meeting ⁄ Boston

Boston Roundtable: Overdoing or Underdoing: Why Can't American Foreign Policy Do Better?

Speaker:

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

Moderator:

Antonia Handler Chayes, Professor of Practice of International Politics and Law, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University
April 15, 2014 6:00-8:15 p.m.

This meeting is not for attribution.

April 14, 2014

General Meeting ⁄ Washington

Assessing Afghanistan's Election

Speakers:

Stephen Biddle, Adjunct Senior Fellow for Defense Policy, Council on Foreign Relations; Professor of Political Science and International Affairs, George Washington University, Ronald E. Neumann, President, American Academy of Diplomacy; Former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan (2005–07)

Presider:

Karen J. DeYoung, Associate Editor and Senior National Security Correspondent, Washington Post
April 14, 2014 12:00-12:30 p.m. - Lunch Reception
12:30-1:30 p.m. - Meeting

This meeting is not for attribution.

Academic Conference Call ⁄ Washington

NY Teleconference: Assessing Afghanistan's Election

Speakers:

Stephen Biddle, Adjunct Senior Fellow for Defense Policy, Council on Foreign Relations;
Professor of Political Science and International Affairs, George Washington University
, Ronald E. Neumann, President, American Academy of Diplomacy; Former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan (2005–07)

Presider:

Karen J. DeYoung, Associate Editor and Senior National Security Correspondent, Washington Post
April 14, 2014 12:30-1:30 p.m. - Teleconference

This meeting is not for attribution.

April 9, 2014

General Meeting ⁄ New York

Renewing America Series: A Conversation with Tom Vilsack

Speaker:

Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture

Presider:

Roger C. Altman, Founder and Chairman, Evercore Partners, Inc.
April 9, 2014 12:30-1:00 p.m. - Lunch
1:00-2:00 p.m. - Meeting

This meeting is on the record.

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National Program Meeting ⁄ Seattle

Seattle Roundtable: The Global Resource Game and the Future of Energy

Speaker:

Michael A. Levi, David M. Rubenstein Senior Fellow for Energy and the Environment and Director, Program on Energy Security and Climate Change, Council on Foreign Relations
April 9, 2014 12:00-1:30 p.m.

This meeting is not for attribution.

April 8, 2014

National Program Meeting ⁄ San Diego

San Diego Roundtable: The Global Resource Game and the Future of Energy

Speaker:

Michael A. Levi, Senior Fellow for Energy and the Environment and Director, Program on Energy Security and Climate Change, Council on Foreign Relations
April 8, 2014 12:00-1:30 p.m.

This meeting is not for attribution.

General Meeting ⁄ Washington

Near-Earth Asteroids: Challenges and Opportunities

Speakers:

David Gump, Chief Executive Officer, Deep Space Industries, Henry Hertzfeld, Research Professor, Space Policy and International Affairs, George Washington University

Presider:

Tom Wang, Director for International Cooperation, International Office, American Association for the Advancement of Science
April 8, 2014 8:00-8:30 a.m. - Breakfast Reception
8:30-9:30 a.m. - Meeting

This meeting is not for attribution.

National Program Meeting ⁄ Houston

Houston Meeting: How China's Resource Quest is Changing the World

Speaker:

Elizabeth C. Economy, C.V. Starr Senior Fellow, Director for Asia Studies, Council on Foreign Relations
April 8, 2014 12:00-1:30 p.m.

This meeting is not for attribution.

National Program Conference Call ⁄ Virtual

National Program Conference Call: Implications of Afghanistan's Elections

Speaker:

James Dobbins, Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan, U.S. Department of State

Moderator:

Irina A. Faskianos, Vice President, National Program & Outreach, Council on Foreign Relations
April 8, 2014 12:00-1:00 p.m. - (ET)

This meeting is on the record.

Roundtable Meeting ⁄ New York

U.S. Economic Relations with South Asia

Speaker:

Robert D. Hormats, Vice Chairman, Kissinger Associates Inc.

Presider:

Alyssa Ayres, Senior Fellow for India, Pakistan, and South Asia; Council on Foreign Relations
April 8, 2014

This meeting is not for attribution.

Roundtable Meeting ⁄ New York

Popular Media and Social Change

Speakers:

William Ryerson, Founder and President, Population Media Center, Roshaneh Zafar, Founder and Managing Director, Kashf Foundation

Presider:

Isobel Coleman, Senior Fellow and Director of the Civil Society, Markets, and Democracy Initiative; Director of the Women and Foreign Policy Program; Council on Foreign Relations
April 8, 2014

This meeting is on the record.

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April 7, 2014

National Program Meeting ⁄ Los Angeles

Los Angeles Roundtable: China's Rise and the Global Resource Game

Speaker:

Michael A. Levi, Senior Fellow for Energy and the Environment and Director, Program on Energy Security and Climate Change, Council on Foreign Relations
April 7, 2014 6:00-8:15 p.m.

This meeting is not for attribution.

General Meeting ⁄ New York

Turkey Update

Panelists:

Steven A. Cook, Hasib J. Sabbagh Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations, Henri J. Barkey, Cohen Professor of International Relations, Lehigh University

Presider:

Jonathan Tepperman, Managing Editor, Foreign Affairs
April 7, 2014 12:30-1:00 p.m. - Lunch
1:00-2:00 p.m. - Meeting

This meeting is on the record.

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Friday, April 4—April 5, 2014

Conference ⁄ Washington

Conference on Diversity in International Affairs

Speaker:

Vali R. Nasr, Dean, Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University

Presider:

Kendra Gaither, Executive Director, Center for International Politics and Innovation, Carnegie Mellon University
April 4, 2014 - April 5, 2014 5:30-8:00 p.m. - Registration, Keynote, Reception

This meeting is on the record.

April 4, 2014

General Meeting ⁄ New York

Foreign Affairs Live: Brazil Outlook with Michel Temer

Speaker:

Michel Temer, Vice President, Federative Republic of Brazil

Presider:

Gideon Rose, Peter G. Peterson Chair and Editor, Foreign Affairs
April 4, 2014 10:15-10:30 a.m. - Reception
10:30-11:30 a.m. - Meeting

This meeting is on the record.

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April 3, 2014

National Program Meeting ⁄ Dallas

Dallas Roundtable: The Real Story of Bretton Woods

Speaker:

Benn Steil, Senior Fellow and Director, International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations
April 3, 2014 12:00-1:30 p.m.

This meeting is not for attribution.

April 2, 2014

National Program Meeting ⁄ Boston

Boston Seminar: Independent Task Force on North America

Speaker:

Stephen E. Flynn, Professor of Political Science and Founding Director, Center for Resilience Studies, Northeastern University

Moderator:

Kate Hardin, Senior Director, Russian and Caspian Energy, IHS Cambridge Energy Research Associates, Inc.
April 2, 2014 6:00-8:15 p.m.

This meeting is not for attribution.

National Program Meeting ⁄ London, England

London Roundtable: The Future of Middle East Geopolitics

Speaker:

Jonathan Paris, Nonresident Senior Fellow, Atlantic Council

Moderator:

Elliot Hentov, Associate Director, Standard & Poor's
April 2, 2014 6:30-8:30 p.m.

This meeting is not for attribution.