Events

Event
Audiences
Illuminating National Security: Dinner with Rachel Kleinfeld and Drew Sloan

Rachel Kleinfeld, Founder and President, Truman National Security Project; Drew Sloan, Client Solutions Executive, Opower. Introduced by Niamh King.


Young Professionals
Turkish Education: Innovation and Participation

Batuhan Aydagül, Coordinator and Board Member, Education Reform Initiative. Introduced by Patricia Blunt Koldyke.


Public
Activist Grannies: A New Global Phenomenon

Paola Gianturco, Photojournalist. Introduced by Shirley Welsh Ryan.


America's Critical Moment

Roger Cohen, Columnist, The New York Times and International Herald Tribune. Introduced by Margot Pritzker.


Greece and the Euro: The Flight of Icarus

Nick Malkoutzis, Deputy Editor, Kathimerini English Edition, and Blogger, Inside Greece. Introduced by Helena Stelnicki.


Public
Invitational Dinner with Andrew Sheng

Andrew Sheng, President, Fung Global Institute


Asian Finance to 2020: Prospects and Issues

Andrew Sheng, President, Fung Global Institute. Introduced by Peter Lieb.


Public
National Security and the Law

Michael Y. Scudder Jr., Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, and Emerging Leader, The Chicago Council on Global Affairs. Introduced by Molly O'Donnell .


Young Professionals
Is War with Iran Inevitable?

The Honorable Thomas R. Pickering, areer Ambassador, U.S. Department of State; Jim Walsh, Research Associate, Security Studies Program, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; General Anthony Zinni, United States Marine Corps (ret.) and former Commander in Chief, United States Central Command


Burma's New Era for Women

Katherine Pickus, Divisional Vice President, Global Citizenship & Policy, Abbott Laboratories, and Vice President, Abbott Fund; The Honorable Melanne Verveer, Ambassador-at-Large, Global Women’s Issues, United States Department of State. Moderated by Richard Porter.