Past Events

From Lords to Vassals: The End of Regional Executive Elections in Russia

April 25, 2005 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Kennan Institute
Andrew Konitzer, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Baylor University, and former Title VIII-Supported Research Scholar, Kennan Institute

Live Webcast: The Dangerous Connection - Failed and Failing States, WMD, and Terrorism: Initiatives Proposed by the United Nations Secretary General and the High-Level Panel on Threats, Challenges and Change

April 25, 2005 // 10:00am11:30am
Project on Leadership and Building State Capacity
Lee Hamilton, President and Director, Woodrow Wilson Center; former Vice Chairman of the 9-11 Commission.Lord David Hannay, Member of the HLP; former Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom to the UN; former United Kingdom Special Envoy to Cyprus. David Kay, former IAEA/UNSCOM Chief Nuclear Weapons Inspector; Adjunct Senior Research Fellow at the Potomac Institute for Policy Studies.John Sewell, Senior Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center; former President of the Overseas Development Council (ODC). Moderated by David Birenbaum, Senior Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center; former U.S. Ambassador to the UN for UN Management and Reform.

Federal Disaster Mitigation Policy Roundtable

April 25, 2005 // 9:00am12:00pm
United States Studies

Education and Immigrant Integration in the U.S. and Canada

April 25, 2005 // 12:00am
United States Studies
This conference provided scholars and policy-makers from Canada and the United States the opportunity to assess problems and compare best practices regarding education and immigrant integration.

The Future of Leadership

April 22, 2005 // 12:00pm2:00pm
Science and Technology Innovation Program
Herb Rubenstein, founder and president of Growth Strategies, Inc., a strategy, management, leadership, and innovation consulting firm, has thought, written, lectured extensively and developed a unique perspective on leadership that he supports with many examples of successful leaders. In this presentation, Herb will explore how we can encourage the emergence of more leaders of leaders in the future through improved technology, more ethical decision making frameworks, and other tools.

The Dynamics of Poverty in Post-Genocide Rwanda

April 22, 2005 // 10:00am11:30am
Africa Program
A Roundtable discussion with Philip Verwimp, Poverty Economist, Rwanda Office of the World Bank, who will use data from household surveys to compare poverty before and after the genocide.

Meeting Rising Community Expectations: From Landslide Prevention to Harbour Enhancement in Hong Kong and Three Gorges Project in Mainland China

April 22, 2005 // 10:00am11:30am
China Environment Forum
Featuring Professor Lee Chack Fan, University of Hong Kong.

The Counter-Terrorism Puzzle: A Guide for Decision Makers

April 22, 2005 // 12:00am
International Security Studies
with Boaz Ganor, Deputy Dean, Lauder School of Government and Executive Director, International Policy Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT), Interdisciplinary Center, Herzliya, Israel

Montenegro With or Without Serbia: the Future of Regional Stability and European Integration

April 21, 2005 // 11:30am12:30pm
Global Europe Program
SRDJAN DARMANOVIC, Head of the Political Science Department, University of Montenegro and Director of the Centre for Democracy and Human Rights


To Attend an Event

Unless otherwise noted:

Meetings listed on this page are free and open to the public. Reservations are not required unless otherwise noted. All meetings take place at the Woodrow Wilson Center in Washington, DC. Please see map and directions. Allow time for routine security procedures. A photo ID is required for entry.

To confirm time and place, contact Maria-Stella Gatzoulis on the day of the event: tel. (202) 691-4188. Check this page for the latest updates and notices.