Past Events

Unconventional Challenges in the Eastern Mediterranean: Strategic Engagement in a New Era

October 27, 2004 // 12:00am
Global Europe Program
Conference examining asymmetrical threats such as Islamist terrorism, WMD proliferation, and transnational criminal enterprises facing the U.S., Greece, Turkey, and other allies and partners in and adjacent to the eastern Mediterranean, and tackling the question of future U.S. strategic engagement and trans-Atlantic security in southeastern Europe.
Webcast

China's "Third Revolution": A Gateway toward Democracy?

October 26, 2004 // 3:30pm5:30pm
Asia Program
Suzanne P. Ogden, professor, Department of Political Science, Northeastern University; Barrett L. McCormick, associate professor, Department of Political Science, Marquette University; Anne Thurston, associate professor, School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University and fellow, Woodrow Wilson CenterCommentator: Louisa Coan Greve, Senior Program Officer, National Endowment for Democracy. Video of this event is available here.

Counter-Terrorism in the Mediterranean: Lessons Learned from the Athens 2004 Olympics

October 26, 2004 // 2:30pm3:30pm
Global Europe Program
Policy Forum featuring Nicholas Karahalios, Secretary for Strategy and Policy Planning for the Prime Minister of Greece, hosted in conjuction with the East European Studies Program at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

Building Jurisdictional Advantage

October 26, 2004 // 9:00am10:30am
Program on America and the Global Economy
One of the myths of the I-Cubed (Information, Intangibles, Innovation) Economy is that "place" – the physical location of economic activity – no longer matters. With the "death of distance" we are told that economic activity can occur anywhere – as the current debate over offshoring illustrates.

Live Webcast--Edward Teller: Science and National Security

October 25, 2004 // 1:30pm4:00pm
Cold War International History Project
The Department of Energy Office of History and Heritage Resources and the History and Public Policy Project at the Woodrow Wilson Center are organizing a symposium on Edward Teller's legacy to the US science community and US national security. The event will be opened by The Honorable Lee H. Hamilton, President and Director, Woodrow Wilson Center, and The Honorable Spencer Abraham, Secretary of Energy. The panel discussion will be moderated by C. Bruce Tarter, Director Emeritus of the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.

Orthodox Bulldozer: Art and Church in Putin's Russia

October 25, 2004 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Kennan Institute
Konstantin Akinsha, Contributing Editor, ARTnews, and former Fellow, Woodrow Wilson Center

Internationalized Courts and Exit Strategy: The Case of Kosovo

October 22, 2004 // 11:00am2:00pm
Global Europe Program
Michael Hartmann, International Prosecutor, Kosovo

Perspectives on Building Democracy, 1945 and 2004

October 21, 2004 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Global Europe Program
with Freimut Duve, former OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media since 1998

Documentary Screening: AIDS Warriors

October 21, 2004 // 3:00pm5:00pm
Environmental Change and Security Program
The PBS series Wide Angle, which seeks to reveal the "humanity behind the headlines," sent award-winning filmmakers Micah Fink and Andrew Young to Angola to look behind the HIV/AIDS pandemic and examine the role of the military in fighting this health crisis.

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