WAR IN TRANSITION: COUNTERTERRORISM AND FORCE IN THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION. 4/3, 9:30-11:00am. Sponsor: American Society of International Law (ASIL). Speakers: Rita Siemion, International Legal Counsel, Human Rights First; Luke Hartig, Fellow, International Security Program, New America; Jen Daskal, Associate Professor of Law, American University, Washington College of Law; Moderator: Christie Edwards, Chair, Lieber Society on the Law of Armed Conflict, ASIL.
ARCTIC SECURITY CONFERENCE. 4/3, 10:00am-3:00pm. Sponsor: Global Security and Conflict Management Club, SAIS, Johns Hopkins. Speakers: Fran Ulmer, Chair, US Arctic Research Commission; Rear Admiral David Titley (Ret.), Director, Center for Solutions to Weather and Climate Risk, Penn State University; Aaretti Siitonen, First Secretary, Embassy of Finland; Amb. Ken Yalowitz, Director, Conflict Resolution Program, Georgetown University; Judge Alice Hill (Ret.), Research Fellow, Hoover Institution; Cathleen Kelly, Senior Fellow, Center for American Progress; Inuuteq Holm Olsen, Head of Representation, Greenland Representation; Olafr Røsnes, Energy Counselor, Embassy of Norway.
A CONVERSATION WITH CHRISTINE LAGARDE. 4/3, 11:00am-Noon. Sponsor: AEI. Speakers: Arthur C. Brooks, AEI; Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, IMF; Desmond Lachman, AEI.
TRANSATLANTIC TIES AND NATO IN THE AGE OF BREXIT AND TRUMP. 4/3, Noon, Lunch. Sponsor: Women’s Foreign Policy Group. Speaker: Karen Donfried, President, German Marshall Fund.
THE FUTURE OF PUBLIC DIPLOMACY. 4/3, Noon-1:20pm. Sponsor: Annenberg Center on Communication Leadership and Policy, University of Southern California. Speakers: Ernest Wilson, Dean, Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism, University of Southern California; James Goldgeier, Dean, School of International Service, American University; Reuben Briget, Dean, Elliott School, GWU; Joel Hellma, Dean, School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University.
COUNTERING NORTH KOREAN ILLICIT FINANCING. 4/3, 12:30-2:00pm. Sponsor: SAIS, Johns Hopkins. Speaker: David Park, Office of Terrorist Financing and Financial Crimes, Department of Treasury, US.
IS SOMETHING STIRRING IN CENTRAL ASIA? 4/3, 4:00pm. Sponsors: Atlantic Council; Central Asia-Caucasus Institute. Speakers: Amb. John Herbst, Director, Dinu Patriciu Eurasia Center, Atlantic Council; Amb. Richard Hoagland, Interim Co-chair, OSCE Minsk Group; Daniel Rosenblum, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Central Asia, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs, US Department of State; Martha Olcott, Visiting Professor, Michigan State University; Moderator: S. Frederick Starr, Chairman, Central Asia-Caucasus Institute, American Foreign Policy Council.
GLOBAL COOPERATION IN TURBULENT TIMES. 4/3, 4:00-5:00pm. Sponsor: AEI. Speakers: Mateusz Morawiecki, Deputy Prime Minister, Poland; Ondrej Schneider, Institute of International Finance; Stan Veuger, Resident Scholar, AEI.
NUCLEAR PROLIFERATION: THE CASE OF NORTH KOREA. 4/3, 5:00-7:00pm. Sponsor: US-Korea Institute at SAIS, Energy, Resources and Environment Program, Johns Hopkins. Speaker: Jonathan D. Pollack, Senior Fellow, Thornton China Center, Interim SK-Korea Foudnataion Chair, Brookings, Author, No Exit: North Korea, Nuclear Weapons, and International Security.
FUTURE OF INNOVATION IN NATIONAL SECURITY. 4/3, 6:30-8:00pm. Sponsor: , Center for Security Studies, Georgetown University. Speakers: Gen. Paul Selva, Vice Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff; Andrew Hallman, Deputy Director, Digital Innovation, CIA; Milo Medin, Vice President, Access Services, Google, Member, Defense Innovation Board; Moderator: Chris Taylor, Adjunct Professor, National Security Studies.
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