Nuclear Security and Nonproliferation Roundtable

Staff: Charles D. Ferguson, Adjunct Senior Fellow for Science and Technology
June 1, 2005 - February 17, 2009

As of July 2008, the Nuclear Security and Nonproliferation Roundtable series is sponsored by CFR's program on international institutions and global governance and made possible by the generous support of the Robina Foundation.

Meetings

Meeting ⁄ Washington D.C.

Improving Relations between the West and Iran

Speakers Charles D. FergusonPhilip D. Reed Sr. Fellow for Science & Technology, CFR, Paolo Cotta-RamusinoSecretary General, Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs, Paolo Cotta-RamusinoSecretary General, Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs, Charles D. FergusonPhilip D. Reed Sr. Fellow for Science & Technology, CFR
February 17, 2009

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Responding to the Prospect of Dirty Dust

Speakers Richard L. GarwinIBM Fellow Emeritus, Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Richard L. GarwinIBM Fellow Emeritus, Thomas J. Watson Research Center
Presiders Charles D. FergusonPhilip D. Reed Senior Fellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations, Charles D. FergusonPhilip D. Reed Senior Fellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations
November 6, 2008

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The IAEA after ElBaradei and the Future of the Nonproliferation Regime

Speakers Joseph CirincionePresident, Ploughshares Fund, Andrew SemmelFormer Deputy Assistant Secretary for Nuclear Nonproliferation, U.S. Department of State, Joseph CirincionePresident, Ploughshares Fund, Andrew SemmelFormer Deputy Assistant Secretary for Nuclear Nonproliferation, U.S. Department of State
Presiders Charles D. FergusonPhilip D. Reed Senior Fellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations, Charles D. FergusonPhilip D. Reed Senior Fellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations
October 28, 2008

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Strategies to Manage the International Nuclear Fuel Cycle: Framing the Next Administration's Agenda

Speakers Jane HarmanU.S. House of Representatives, Jane HarmanU.S. House of Representatives
Presiders Charles D. FergusonCouncil on Foreign Relations, Charles D. FergusonCouncil on Foreign Relations
October 10, 2008

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Solving the Dirty Bomb Problem: Observations from the Hill and the National Laboratory

Speakers Thomas W. GrahamBrookhaven National Laboratory, Thomas W. GrahamBrookhaven National Laboratory
Presiders Charles D. FergusonPhilip D. Reed Senior Fellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations, Charles D. FergusonPhilip D. Reed Senior Fellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations
June 24, 2008

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Nuclear Security and Nonproliferation Roundtable: How Secure are Pakistan's Nukes?

Speakers Henry SokolskiExecutive Director, Nonproliferation Policy Education Center, Henry SokolskiExecutive Director, Nonproliferation Policy Education Center
Presiders Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations, Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations
Commentators Daniel S. MarkeySenior Fellow for India, Pakistan, and South Asia, Council on Foreign Relations, Daniel S. MarkeySenior Fellow for India, Pakistan, and South Asia, Council on Foreign Relations
February 20, 2008

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The Threat of Nuclear Terrorism: A Conversation with Michael Levi

Speakers Michael A. LeviFellow for Science and Technology; Director, Program on Energy Security and Climate Change, Council on Foreign Relations, Michael A. LeviFellow for Science and Technology; Director, Program on Energy Security and Climate Change, Council on Foreign Relations
Presiders Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations, Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations
January 17, 2008

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Nuclear Security and Nonproliferation Roundtable: Nuclear Jihadist

Speakers Catherine CollinsAuthor, Douglas FrantzMiddle East Correspondent, Los Angeles Times, Catherine CollinsAuthor, Douglas FrantzMiddle East Correspondent, Los Angeles Times
Presiders Steve CollPresident and CEO, New America Foundation, Steve CollPresident and CEO, New America Foundation
November 16, 2007

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Nuclear Security and Nonproliferation Roundtable: Falling Behind - International Scrutiny of the Peaceful Atom

Speakers Edward LevineSenate Committee on Foreign Relations, Henry SokolskiExecutive Director, Nonproliferation Policy Education Center, Edward LevineSenate Committee on Foreign Relations, Henry SokolskiExecutive Director, Nonproliferation Policy Education Center
Presiders Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations, Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations
October 9, 2007

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Nuclear Security and Nonproliferation Roundtable: Nuclear Capitulation? A Conversation with the Honorable Edward J. Markey on Nuclear Cooperation Between the United States and India

Speakers Edward J. MarkeyU.S. House of Representatives, Edward J. MarkeyU.S. House of Representatives
Presiders Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations, Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations
September 13, 2007

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Nuclear Security and Nonproliferation Roundtable: Learning from the Past to Counter Future Nuclear Proliferation Threats

Speakers Rebecca K. C. HersmanSenior Research Professor, National Defense University, Robert S. LitwakDirector of International Studies, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Rebecca K. C. HersmanSenior Research Professor, National Defense University, Robert S. LitwakDirector of International Studies, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
Presiders Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, The Council on Foreign Relations, Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, The Council on Foreign Relations
May 8, 2007

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Nuclear Security and Nonproliferation Roundtable: The Deal with North Korea - A Step Forward or Backward?

Speakers Robert L. GallucciDean, Georgetown University, Gary SamoreVice President, Director of Studies, Maurice R. Greenburg Chair, The Council on Foreign Relations, Henry SokolskiExecutive Director, Nonproliferation Policy Education Center, Robert L. GallucciDean, Georgetown University, Gary SamoreVice President, Director of Studies, Maurice R. Greenburg Chair, The Council on Foreign Relations, Henry SokolskiExecutive Director, Nonproliferation Policy Education Center
Presiders Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, The Council on Foreign Relations, Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, The Council on Foreign Relations
March 2, 2007

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Iran's Oil Crisis and Nuclear Program

Speakers Roger SternJohns Hopkins University, Roger SternJohns Hopkins University
January 17, 2007 12:00–2:00 p.m.

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Meeting ⁄ Washington

Nuclear Security Roundtable: North Korea: The Forgotten Proliferator?

Speakers Byungki KimGeorgetown University, Charles L. "Jack" PritchardThe Brookings Institution, Byungki KimGeorgetown University, Charles L. "Jack" PritchardThe Brookings Institution
Presiders Charles D. Ferguson, Charles D. Ferguson
June 27, 2006

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Meeting ⁄ Washington

Nuclear Security Roundable: Tracking the Bomb

Speakers Peter D. ZimmermanKing's College, London, Sidney NiemeyerLawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Sidney NiemeyerLawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Peter D. ZimmermanKing's College, London
Presiders Charles D. Ferguson, Charles D. Ferguson
Commentators Anthony FainbergInstitute for Defense Analyses, Anthony FainbergInstitute for Defense Analyses
June 7, 2006

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Meeting ⁄ Washington

Nuclear Security Roundtable - Nuclear Dominoes in the Middle East

Speakers Daniel PonemanForum on International Policy, Richard RussellNational Defense University, Daniel PonemanForum on International Policy, Richard RussellNational Defense University
Presiders Charles D. Ferguson, Charles D. Ferguson
May 31, 2006

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Meeting ⁄ Washington

Nuclear Security Roundtable: GNEP - Nuclear Liability

Speakers Omer BrownHarmon, Wilmot & Brown, Richard L. GarwinIBM Corporation, Omer BrownHarmon, Wilmot & Brown, Richard L. GarwinIBM Corporation
Presiders Charles D. Ferguson, Charles D. Ferguson
May 9, 2006

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Meeting ⁄ Washington

Nuclear Security Roundtable: Global Nuclear Energy Partnership (GNEP)

Speakers Clay SellDeputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Energy, Clay SellDeputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Energy
Presiders Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations, Charles D. FergusonFellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations
March 24, 2006

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Meeting ⁄ New York

New York City First Responders: Meeting the Challenge of Crude Nukes and Dirty Bombs

Speakers Charles D. FergusonFellow, Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations, Joseph W. PfeiferChief of Planning & Strategy, Bureau of Operations, Fire Department of New York, Joseph W. PfeiferChief of Planning & Strategy, Bureau of Operations, Fire Department of New York, Charles D. FergusonFellow, Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations
October 21, 2005

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Meeting ⁄ Washington

Nuclear Security Roundtable: U.S.-India Nuclear Cooperation

Speakers Sharon SquassoniSpecialist in National Defense, Congressional Research Service, Ashley J. TellisCarnegie Endowment for International Peace, Sharon SquassoniSpecialist in National Defense, Congressional Research Service, Ashley J. TellisCarnegie Endowment for International Peace
Presiders Charles D. FergusonFellow, Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations, Charles D. FergusonFellow, Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations
October 3, 2005

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Meeting ⁄ Washington

Are Spent Nuclear Fuel Pools Secure?

Speakers Kevin CrowleyDirector, Board on Radioactive Waste Management, National Academy of Sciences, Daniel DormanDeputy Director of the Division of Nuclear Security, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Kevin CrowleyDirector, Board on Radioactive Waste Management, National Academy of Sciences, Daniel DormanDeputy Director of the Division of Nuclear Security, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
Presiders Charles D. FergusonFellow, Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations, Charles D. FergusonFellow, Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations
June 7, 2005

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