Please join us on Tuesday, March 11
from 12:00-1:30 p.m.
for a stimulating discussion on the political and economic future of Egypt, Tunisia, Libya and Yemen. Former International Crisis Group Egypt Analyst Yasser El Shimy
, Stimson Center President Ellen Laipson
, and Atlantic Council Senior Fellow Mohsin Khan
will offer perspectives on what we can expect in the next few years. Rafik Hariri Center Deputy Director for Regional Programs Mirette F. Mabrouk
Please join the Atlantic Council for a conversation with its new chairman, The Honorable Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.
on March 11
from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Please join the Atlantic Council's South Asia Center
and Eurasia Center
and the US Department of State’s South and Central Asian Affairs Bureau for a special off-the-record briefing for Senators, staffers, and the think tank community.
Note: This event will be held at the Capitol Visitors Center, Room SVC 212-210, at the Intersection of First Street and East Capitol Hill Street
This event is off-the-record and closed to press.Registration for this event has closed. If you would like to attend, please contact Nazia Khan.
Join us for a discussion on March 13
from 9:00 to 10:30 a.m.
with US ambassadors currently serving in Ecuador, El Salvador, Panama, Barbados, and Suriname on country-level and regional prospects for generating further economic cooperation. These US ambassadors will offer a first-hand look at how new and existing policies may affect economic trajectories.
This event has been cancelled.
Please join us on March 14
from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
for a discussion on the prospects of Lebanese neutrality towards Syria’s civil war, and the critical implications for security and stability in Lebanon. Bilal Saab
is a senior fellow at the Atlantic Council’s Brent Scowcroft Center, specializing in the politics, security, and defense-industrial affairs of the Gulf and the Levant. Dr. Paul Salem
is vice president for policy and research at the Middle East Institute. Faysal Itani
, who focuses on the Levant at the Atlantic Council, will moderate the discussion.
Please join us on Tuesday, March 18
from 10:00-11:30 a.m.
for a discussion on the major challenges facing Egypt featuring unique on-the-ground perspectives from select EgyptSource contributors Sarah El-Sirgany
, Mohammad Tolba
, Basil Dabh
, Mohamed Abdelfattah
, and Mosaab El Shamy
Please plan to join the Atlantic Council’s Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security and the Norwegian Institute for Defence Studies (IFS) for a conference on The Future of NATO and the Transatlantic Relationship on Wednesday, March 19, 2014
at the Oslo Military Society, Myntgaten 3, 0151
in Oslo, Norway
The fifth Cyber Risk Wednesday discussion will focus on cybersecurity challenges facing this sector and methods of reducing the existing and future vulnerabilities.
Please join the South Asia Center on Thursday, March 20, 2014
from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
for a conversation on the challenges facing Afghanistan post-2014 with John F. Sopko
, special inspector general for Afghanistan reconstruction.