A conversation with:
Director, Strategic Foresight Initiative, Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security
Washington Columnist and Commentator
The program will be followed by a short reception where copies of the book will be available for sale.
Before joining the Atlantic Council in September 2013, Burrows was counselor to the National Intelligence Council, where he oversaw the Global Trends report, the key planning document for the White House, departments of State and Defense, and Homeland Security.
His book updates and expands the latest report into a full-length narrative, forecasting the tectonic shifts — including greater urbanization and growth of a global middle class, an eastward shift in economic power — that will shape the United States' trajectory.