Central Asia: The Power Contest for the New Silk Road

Andrew Wachtel, President, American University of Central Asia. Introduced by Jo Ann Seagren.

Leadership Circles
The Future of Capitalism

Luigi Zingales, Robert C. McCormack Professor of Entrepreneurship and Finance and David G. Booth Faculty Fellow, University of Chicago. Introduced by David Johnson.

China: Trade Politics and Political Transitions

John Frisbie, President, The US-China Business Council. Introduced by Courtney Thompson.

Economics and Security in American Foreign Policy: Back to the Future?

Robert B. Zoellick, former President, World Bank; Senior Fellow, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard University. Introduced by Michael H. Moskow.

Pakistan Inspired: Citizens Reshaping a Nation

Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, Journalist and Filmmaker. Moderated by Mariam Malik Alsikafi.

America’s Global Standing in an Era of Domestic Discord

Thomas E. Mann, W. Averell Harriman Chair and Senior Fellow in Governance Studies, The Brookings Institution; Norman J. Ornstein, Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute, and Election Analyst, BBC News. Introduced by Mike Zafirovski.

Argentina Today: Southern Star

His Excellency Jorge Argüello, Ambassador of the Argentine Republic to the United States. Introduced by Douglas Doetsch.

Pakistan’s Political Crisis

The Honorable Wendy Chamberlin, President, Middle East Institute and former U.S. Ambassador to Pakistan. Introduced by Cyrus Freidheim.

Leadership Circles
Ever Closer Union? The Crisis in Europe and its Consequences

Harold James, Claude and Lore Kelly Professor in European Studies; Professor of History and International Affairs. Introduced by David Johnson.

Dinner and Discussion with Eboo Patel

Eboo Patel, Founder and President, Interfaith Youth Core. Moderated by Manya A. Brachear.

Young Professionals