Webcast Recap

The Canada Institute of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and the Canada Institute on North American Issues (CINAI) co-hosted the C. Warren Goldring Annual Lecture on Canada-U.S. Relations, on September 12, 2005.

Lee H. Hamilton, president and director of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, delivered this year's lecture, "Global Realities: American Power in an Uncertain World." He discussed the global challenges confronting U.S. policymakers, and their implications for Canada-U.S. relations.

The Goldring lecture series
Held annually in Toronto, the C. Warren Goldring Annual Lecture on Canada-U.S. Relations promotes increased understanding of public policy decisions in both Canada and the United States. The inaugural Goldring lecture featured Leon Panetta, former White House chief of staff and member of Congress, as the keynote speaker in February 2004. The Canada Institute and CINAI published his speech, "The Challenge in Washington: Governing by Leadersip or Crisis," as a monograph, which is available for download (click on the link in the See Also sidebar)