2008 Rocky Mountain Roundtable on International Relations: Panel Discussion: Enhancing the U.S. Role in the World

Wednesday, August 27, 2008
Speakers
Richard C. Holbrooke
Vice Chairman, Perseus, LLC; Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, U.S. Mission to the United Nations
Vin Weber
Chair, National Endowment for Democracy
Jessica T. Mathews
President, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
President, Council on Foreign Relations
Madeleine K. Albright
Chairman, National Democratic Institute for International Affairs; Former U.S. Secretary of State
Timothy E. Wirth
Chief Executive Officer, United Nations Foundation
Geoffrey Garin
President, Peter D. Hart Research Associates
Jim Polsfut
Chairman, 2008 Rocky Mountain Roundtable
Presiders
Tom Brokaw
Special Correspondent, NBC News

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