Potential Conflict Roundtable Series

Director: Paul B. Stares, General John W. Vessey Senior Fellow for Conflict Prevention and Director of the Center for Preventive Action
November 2007 - November 2009

This series consists of quarterly events sponsored by the Center for Preventive Action, convenes experts from government, private sector, nongovernmental, and civil society to analyze weak or fragile regions and states at risk of conflict in the next two to five years and to devise approaches to work with practitioners to build early policy responses to address those situations.

Meetings

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The Warning-Response Problem

Speaker Christoph MeyerKing's College London
Discussant Ken KnightNational Intelligence Council
Presider Paul B. StaresCouncil on Foreign Relations
October 22, 2009

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Egypt on the Brink?

Speakers Steven A. CookCouncil on Foreign Relations, Steven HeydemannU.S. Institute of Peace
Presider Paul B. StaresCouncil on Foreign Relations
October 1, 2008

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Kyrgyzstan

Presider Paul B. StaresGeneral John W. Vessey Senior Fellow for Conflict Prevention and Director of the Center for Preventive Action, Council on Foreign Relations
Speakers Charles F. DambachPresident and CEO, Alliance for Peacebuilding, Michael S. LundManagement Systems International
April 9, 2008

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The Future of Bangladesh

Presider Paul B. StaresGeneral John W. Vessey Senior Fellow for Conflict Prevention and Director of the Center for Preventive Action, Council on Foreign Relations
Speaker Sumit GangulyProfessor of Political Science, Indiana University
February 13, 2008

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Consolidating the Peace in DRC: The Challenge of Eastern Congo

Presider Paul B. StaresGeneral John W. Vessey Senior Fellow for Conflict Prevention and Director of the Center for Preventive Action, Council on Foreign Relations
Speakers Severine AutesserreAssistant Professor of Political Science, Barnard College, Thomas TurnerCountry Specialist, Democratic Republic of Congo, Amnesty International USA (DC)
November 27, 2007

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Guinea

Presider Major General William L. NashGeneral John W. Vessey Senior Fellow for Conflict Prevention and Director of the Center for Preventive Action, The Council on Foreign Relations
May 23, 2007

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South-Central Asia

Presider Major General William L. NashGeneral John W. Vessey Senior Fellow for Conflict Prevention and Director of the Center for Preventive Action, The Council on Foreign Relations
Speaker Barnett R. RubinDirector of Studies and Senior Fellow, New York University
January 25, 2007

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Beyond Iraq: Sources and Solutions to Conflict on the Arabian Peninsula

Speaker Rachel BronsonCouncil on Foreign Relations
Presider Major General William L. Nash
April 3, 2006

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