On November 13, the Kennan Institute hosted a seminar, chaired by Sarah Carey, Squire, Sanders, and Dempsey L.L.P. and Randy Bregman, Partner, Salans, on "Rethinking Russia and U.S.-Russian Relations: Russia's Role in the Global Economy." The lead speaker was Charles Ryan, Chairman of Deutsche Bank in Russia.

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This seminar was the second of three to be convened by the Woodrow Wilson Center's Kennan Institute and a number of concerned individuals with extensive experience with and deep knowledge of Russia. The three seminars focus on:

1) The Role of Russia in the Global World Order;
2) Russia's Role in the Global Economy; and
3) The New Russia: A Look at Internal Developments

The third session featuring Andrei Kortunov, President, New Eurasia Foundation will be held on February 5. Click here for details.