International Security Studies
April 16, 2007 // 12:00pm — 1:30pm
with Lorenzo Vidino, analyst, Jebsen Center, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University
April 10, 2007 // 1:00pm — 2:00pm
with Stephen M. Younger, President, National Security Technologies, LLC; and Senior Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center
March 23, 2007 // 12:00pm — 1:00pm
with Charles D. Ferguson, Fellow for Science and Technology, Council on Foreign Relations
February 21, 2007 // 3:00pm — 5:00pm
with author Robert S. Litwak, Director, Division of International Security Studies, Woodrow Wilson Center and commentator Mitchell Reiss, Vice Provost of International Affairs, College of William & Mary; former Director of Policy Planning, Department of State
February 13, 2007 // 3:00pm — 4:30pm
February 02, 2007 // 1:00pm — 2:00pm
A Director's Forum with Ambassador David M. Satterfield, Senior Advisor and Coordinator for Iraq, U.S. Department of State
February 02, 2007 // 11:00am — 12:30pm
with authors Chris Chyba, Professor of Astrophysical Sciences and International Affairs, Princeton University and Dean Wilkening, Science Program Director, Center for International Security and Arms Control, Stanford University
December 08, 2006 // 11:00am — 12:30pm
with Daniel Poneman, Principal, The Scowcroft Group; former Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for Nonproliferation and Export Controls, National Security Council
The 2006 Ion Ratiu Democracy Lecture: Are There Democracy Lessons Arabs Can Learn From Eastern Europe?
November 30, 2006 // 3:30pm — 5:00pm
Dr. Saad Ibrahim, professor at the American University in Cairo and the recipient of the 2006 Ion Ratiu Democracy Award delivered the 2nd annual Ion Ratiu Democracy Lecture key-note address: Are There Democracy Lessons Arabs Can Learn From Eastern Europe? Introductory remarks were provided by Ambassador Akbar Ahmed.
November 14, 2006 // 2:30pm — 4:30pm
Foreign Policy magazine recently designated the Strait of Malacca as one of the world's five top global chokepoints. This narrow waterway, which divides Indonesia's Sumatra Island and western Malaysia, is a hub of global trade, including large percentages of Northeast Asia's oil and liquid natural gas. There is concern, however, that piracy and terrorism may jeopardize the safe transport of these energy needs.