Introduction by

William Green Miller
Senior Advisor, US-Iran Program
Search for Common Ground

A conversation with

Thomas Shea
Former Safeguards Official
International Atomic Energy Agency

Jim Walsh
Research Associate, Security Studies Program 
Massachusetts Institute of Technology 

Moderated by

Barbara Slavin
Senior Fellow, South Asia Center
Atlantic Council

The Atlantic Council Iran Task Force and Search for Common Ground invite you to a discussion on the capabilities of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to monitor a nuclear agreement with Iran. A key issue arising during nuclear negotiations with Iran is the international community's ability to verify Iran's compliance with its nonproliferation obligations.  Former IAEA Safeguards Official Thomas Shea will discuss a new paper on the evolution of techniques used to verify a country's compliance with nuclear safeguards and other nonproliferation obligations. Panelists will also discuss other potential methods to detect – and thus deter – Iran from violating the terms of an agreement.  

DATE:               Wednesday, July 15, 2015

TIME:                9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

LOCATION:       Atlantic Council
                        1030 15th St. NW, 12th Floor
                        Washington, DC 20005

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