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Future Strategy Forum

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The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) and the Henry A. Kissinger Center for Global Affairs at Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) are pleased to announce the second meeting of the Future Strategy Forum, an initiative that seeks to further the discourse on critical foreign policy challenges, leverage the expertise of diverse voices, and bridge the divide between the academic and policy worlds.

The Future of Statecraft

April 2, 2019



The 2019 focus is “The Future of Statecraft” and will examine the future of great power cooperation, international institutions, and economic statecraft. The conference will feature a keynote conversation with former National Security Advisor Ambassador Susan Rice. 

 

Conference Schedule

8:30 AM - 9:00 AM   Registration and Breakfast
 
9:00 AM - 9:15 AM   Welcome Remarks

Dr. Kathleen Hicks
Senior Vice President; Henry A. Kissinger Chair; Director, International Security Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies
 
Dr. Francis Gavin
Giovanni Agnelli Distinguished Professor and Director Henry A. Kissinger Center for Global Affairs Johns Hopkins SAIS
 
Ms. Sara Plana and Ms. Rachel Tecott 
PhD Candidates, Political Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

 
9:15 AM - 10:45 AM  Panel 1: “Great Power Cooperation”

Ambassador Linda Thomas Greenfield
Distinguished Resident Fellow in African Studies, Institute for the Study of Diplomacy, Georgetown University
    
Dr. Alina Polyakova
David M. Rubenstein Fellow, Center on the United States and Europe and Security Strategy, Brookings Institution
       
Dr. Jessica Chen Weiss
Associate Professor of Government, Cornell University
 
Dr. Irene Wu
Fellow, Kissinger Institute on China and the United States, Asia Program, The Wilson Center
 
Dr. Kori Schake (Moderator)
Deputy Director-General, International Institute for Strategic Studies

10:45 AM - 11:00 AM   Coffee Break
 
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM  Panel 2: “International Institutions”

Dr. Esther Brimmer
Executive Director and CEO, NAFSTA: Association of International Educators
 
Ms. Heather Conley
Senior Vice President for Europe, Eurasia, and the Arctic; and Director, Europe Program

Ms. Naima Green
PhD Candidate, Harvard University

Dr. Kristina Spohr
Helmut Schmidt Distinguished Professor, Henry A. Kissinger Center for Global Affairs
 
Dr. Mischa Thompson (Moderator)
Policy Advisor, U.S. Commission on Security and Cooperating in Europe

12:30 PM - 1:45 PM   Lunch
 
1:45 PM - 3:15 PM   Panel 3: “Economic Statecraft”

Ms. Ana Quintana
Senior Policy Analyst, Latin America and the Western Hemisphere, The Heritage Foundation
 
Dr. Sarah Sewall
Speyer Family Foundation Distinguished Scholar, Henry A. Kissinger Center for Global Affairs
 
Ms. Camille Stewart, Esq.
Cybersecurity Policy Fellow, New America

Dr. Radha Iyenger Plumb (Moderator)
Adjunct Economist, RAND Corporation

3:15 PM - 3:30 PM   Coffee Break
 
3:30 PM – 4:45 PM   Keynote Discussion with Amb. Susan Rice

Ambassador Susan Rice
Former National Security Advisor and U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations
 
Dr. Kathleen Hicks (Moderator)
Senior Vice President; Henry A. Kissinger Chair; Director, International Security Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies

 
4:45 PM – 5:30 PM   Closing Reception

 

Location

1616 Rhode Island Ave NW,

Washington DC 20036

 

This event is made possible with support from Smart Women Smart Power Initiative, the Henry A. Kissinger Center for Global Affairs at Johns Hopkins SAIS, and co-creators Sara Plana and Rachel Tecott, Ph.D. candidates at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

Our Inaugrual Future Strategy Forum Conference:


The inaugural conference, The Future of Force, featured all women-panels devoted to the changing character of warfare and potential new strategies for the United States and its partners.




For more information, or to get involved, please send an email to smartwomen@csis.org.

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