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Johns Hopkins SAIS to host Washington, DC panel on "Walking Blindfolded into the Abyss? Priorities for Brazil's New President" on October 30 following Brazil's elections

"Walking Blindfolded into the Abyss? Priorities for Brazil's New President" featuring panelists Monica de Bolle, Peter Hakim, Riordan Roett, Matthew Taylor, and Clifford Young, will be hosted at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) in partnership with the Inter-American Dialogue on October 30 in Washington, DC.
In the wake of the recent Brazilian elections and the profound challenges the country is facing in the political, social, and economic spheres, an in-depth discussion will be held focusing on where Brazil is heading. This event will take place two days after Brazil's presidential runoff election with panelists analyzing the election results and their impact on Brazil's political and economic outlook.
Monica de Bolle
Director, Johns Hopkins SAIS Latin American Studies & Emerging Markets; Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Peter Hakim
President Emeritus & Senior Fellow, Inter-American Dialogue
Riordan Roett
Professor & Director Emeritus, Johns Hopkins SAIS Latin American Studies
Matthew Taylor
Professor, American University School of International Service
Clifford Young
President, Ipsos Public Affairs; Adjunct Professor, Johns Hopkins SAIS
Claudia Trevisan
Correspondent, Estadao; MIPP Candidate, Johns Hopkins SAIS
Time and Date
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Johns Hopkins SAIS
Kenney Herter Auditorium
1740 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036 
The event is open to the public and media, with registration. Members of the working press can request to cover the event by selecting "Media" on the online registration form. Final media access will be confirmed at least one day prior to the event. Pre-authorized camera setup will only be permitted from 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
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Johns Hopkins SAIS
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About Johns Hopkins SAIS
A division of Johns Hopkins University, the School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) is a global institution that offers students an international perspective on today's critical issues. For 75 years, Johns Hopkins SAIS has produced great leaders, thinkers, and practitioners of international relations. Public leaders and private sector executives alike seek the counsel of the faculty, whose ideas and research inform and shape policy. Johns Hopkins SAIS offers a global perspective across three campus locations: Bologna, Italy; Nanjing, China; and Washington, D.C. The school's interdisciplinary curriculum is strongly rooted in the study of international economics, international relations, and regional studies, preparing students to address multifaceted challenges in the world today.
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Wednesday, October 24, 2018
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