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February 3, 2016

The China Exit Interview

China can seem like a mysterious and bewildering place to outsiders, but for a close-knit group of...

Speakers: Evan Osnos, Bill Bishop, Gady Epstein, Jeremy Goldkorn, Evan Feigenbaum

China, Government

December 17, 2015

Launching the Women's Leadership Initiative

The Johns Hopkins SAIS Women's Leadership Initiative was announced December 17 with Barbara Barrett...

Speakers: Ambassador Shirin Tahir-Kheli

Leadership, Womens Leadership

December 9, 2015

Kissinger 1923-1968: The Idealist

Acclaimed author and historian Niall Ferguson visited the Johns Hopkins SAIS Washington, DC campus...

Speakers: Niall Ferguson

Henry Kissinger, American Foreign Policy, Idealism, Realism

November 13, 2015

A Conversation with William J. Burns

William J. Burns, former Deputy Secretary of State and President of the Carnegie Endowment, came to...

Speakers: Ambassador Shirin Tahir-Kheli

American Foreign Policy, National Security, Syria, ISIS

November 12, 2015

Restructuring Finance for the Global Economy

Betrand Badré, Managing Director and CFO of the World Bank Group, participated in a fascinating...

Speakers: Betrand Badré, John Lipsky

Finance, World Bank

November 5, 2015

The United Nations in the New Global Landscape

Jan Eliasson, the Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations and former diplomat for the...

Speakers: Jan Eliasson, Shirin Tahir-Kheli

Globalism, United Nations

October 22, 2015

Rethinking Regional Security

The Middle East Strategy Task Force headed by former US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and...

Speakers: Madeleine Albright, Stephen Hadley, General Michael Hayden, Rami Khouri, Kenneth Pollack

National Security, Terrorism, ISIS, Syria, Counterterror

October 21, 2015

Emerging Trends in Global Energy

Rothschild Group Deputy Chairman Paolo Scaroni and Dean Vali Nasr talked about the current...

Speakers: Paolo Scaroni, Vali Nasr

ERE, Renewable Energy

October 8, 2015

The EU Migration Crisis

Expert panelists visited campus for a discussion on the current migration crisis facing the...

Speakers: Ambassador Reka Szemerkenyi, Ambassador Peter Wittig, Maureen White

Migration, Europe

September 17, 2015

US Policy Towards the Middle East with Ambassador Anne Patterson

Ambassador Anne Patterson, who currently serves as the Assistant Secretary of State for Near...

Speakers: Ambassador Shirin Tahir-Kheli

Middle East, American Foreign Policy