30 Results for:

October 15, 2007

United States
The Legacy of Sputnik

Watch Matthew Brzezinski, an author and former Wall Street Journal Moscow correspondent, and Roger D. Lanius, a space historian at the Smithsonian Institute, discuss the legacy of Sputnik fifty years…

October 15, 2007

Technology and Innovation
The Legacy of Sputnik

The panelists will discuss the October 4, 1957 launching of the Soviet satellite, Sputnik, its impact on the Cold War, and its role in propelling the Information Age.

April 2, 2008

Israel
Annapolis and Beyond: The United States and the Pursuit of Arab-Israeli Peace

CHRISTOPHER ISHAM: I'm very pleased to be here today. We've got a very distinguished panel. Our topic is Annapolis and Beyond: the United States and the Pursuit of the Arab-Israeli Peace. To my imm…

April 2, 2008

Israel
Annapolis and Beyond: The United States and the Pursuit of Arab-Israeli Peace

Watch experts discuss the state of Arab-Israeli peace efforts since the Annapolis conference.

October 19, 2009

China
China 2025: Panel Two: China Goes Global

SHEILA A. SMITH: Welcome, everyone. This is our second panel discussion. Good morning, and I am delighted to be here with four China experts, China observers. We have a lot of ground to cover in …

October 19, 2009

China
China 2025: Panel II: China Goes Global

Watch experts as they examine China's future global outlook. This session was part of a CFR symposium, China 2025, which was cosponsored with the Project 2049 Institute.

June 16, 2010

United States
"More Money than God: Hedge Funds and the Making of a New Elite"

Wealthy, powerful, and potentially dangerous, hedge-fund moguls have become the stars of twenty-first-century capitalism. Their weekend mansions are fodder for Vanity Fair photographers; their pot…

June 16, 2010

United States
More Money than God: Hedge Funds and the Making of a New Elite

Sebastian Mallaby, director of the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations and the author of More Money than God, discusses his book and the role of he…

December 18, 2007

Education
Beyond Primary: Making the Case for Universal Secondary Education

The American Academy of Arts and Sciences recently published the book Educating All Children: A Global Agenda that considers the challenges of achieving universal basic and secondary education global…

October 19, 2009

Grand Strategy
Keynote I: China’s Rise: Strategic Implications for Asia

SIMON TAY: Good morning everyone. I'm Simon Tay. It is my pleasure to be here, and thank you very much Liz and Randy for inviting me. I want to say a few words before I introduce the speaker Aaron …