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Event Recap

May 20, 2020

Celebrating the Class of 2020

Johns Hopkins SAIS honored the Class of 2020 through a virtual Commencement Ceremony on May 20.

Speakers: Fiona Hill, Eliot A. Cohen


May 13, 2020

FPI Coffee Hour | Women's Leadership in a Global Crisis

The Foreign Policy Institute at Johns Hopkins SAIS hosted a discussion on the challenges and...

Speakers: Cinnamon Dornsife, Shamila Chaudhary

COVID-19, Gender Equality

May 12, 2020

A Green Recovery: Which World Do We Want After Covid-19?

The school hosted a discussion on the prospects for a green recovery and strengthening democracy...

Speakers: Frans Timmermans, Michael G. Plummer

Climate Change, Europe, global health

May 7, 2020

Short- and Long-term Consequences of the Covid-19 Pandemic for Southeast Asia

The Bologna Institute for Policy Research (BIPR) hosted a webinar on the economic impact of COVID-...

Speakers: Michael G. Plummer, Filippo Taddei

global health, Southeast Asia, economy

May 4, 2020

COVID-19 and Its Implications for a Frail Democracy. The Example of Myanmar

The Bologna Institute for Policy Research at Johns Hopkins SAIS hosted a conversation on COVID-19...

Speakers: Michael G. Plummer, Michael Marett-Crosby

global health, Asia, COVID-19

April 30, 2020

FPI Coffee Hour | Diverging Prospects, Differing Responses: Economic Prospects and Global Policy Collaboration in a Time of Crisis

The school hosted a discussion on the COVID-19 pandemic and its implications for global economy.

Speakers: John Lipsky, Gregory Chin

economy, COVID-19

April 29, 2020

Commercial Fleet Electrification and Financing Structures

Robert Gurman, a Johns Hopkins SAIS alumnus joined a webinar to discuss the emerging commercial...

Speakers: Robert Gurman

Energy, Sustainability

April 28, 2020

Diplomacy in the Age of Coronavirus

The pandemic crisis is proving that nations and institutions are more interdependent and connected...

Speakers: Eliot A. Cohen, Ambassador Lana Nusseibeh

COVID-19, Diplomacy, global health

April 28, 2020

Crises in US-China Relations: Lessons Learned from 40 Years of US-China Diplomacy

Johns Hopkins SAIS Alumnus James Green shared insights from his podcast series focused on US-China...

Speakers: James Green

China, Diplomacy

April 27, 2020

COVID-19, Climate Change and Environmental Advocacy

The Bologna Institute for Policy Research (BIPR) hosted a webinar on the challenges that COVID-19...

Speakers: Dana R. Fisher, Nina Hall

Climate Change, Europe, COVID-19