#ACFrontPage events

#ACFrontPage harnesses the convening power and expertise of the Council’s fourteen programs and centers to spotlight the world’s most prominent leaders and the most compelling ideas across sectors. The virtual platform engages new audiences eager for nonpartisan and constructive solutions to current global challenges. This widely promoted 45-minute program features the Council’s most important guests and content serving as the highlight of our programming each week.

Flagship event

August 2 – 6, 2021

2021 Veterans Advanced Energy Week

The 5th annual Veterans Advanced Energy Week brings together veterans, active duty, military spouses, and reservists to learn about energy security, engage with energy professionals, and access new career and educational opportunities.

Flagship event

June 22-25, 2021

The Digital Forensic Research Lab presented the third annual 360/Open SummitJune 22 through June 25. We brought together our team of experts across six continents with policy makers, journalists, civil society, and industry for four days of cutting-edge programming focused on human rights and democracy in a hyperconnected, online world. 

AC Selects

Afghanistan, counterterrorism, and the 20th anniversary of 9/11

The AC Selects is a collection of our best moments from this week’s events. New episodes every Friday. In case you missed it, watch last week’s episode here!

Thu, Sep 16, 2021

Book launch: From Odessa With Love

Online Event In this debut book, "From Odessa With Love: Political and Literary Essays in Post-Soviet Ukraine," Davidzon traces the story of Ukraine’s journey over the last decade, and where it may be going next.

3:00pm Civil Society Media Ukraine

Fri, Sep 17, 2021

Toward integrated deterrence: A conversation with vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen John E. Hyten, USAF

Online Event Vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen John E. Hyten, USAF discusses the way forward for US defense and deterrence as part of Forward Defense's Commanders Series.

2:15pm China Defense Industry Defense Policy Defense Technologies

Mon, Sep 20, 2021

Russia’s parliamentary elections, explained

Online Event As Russians go to the polls on September 19, the Kremlin has been cracking down harder than ever to get the electoral results it wants. What are the real results of this year's Duma elections?

9:00am Civil Society Elections Political Reform Russia

Wed, Sep 22, 2021

UNGA 76: Latin America and the Caribbean’s recovery: A global priority

Online Event Despite recent reduction in COVID-19 cases and deaths, the region remains a global hotspot with potential health and economic implications for the Western Hemisphere and beyond.

12:00pm Coronavirus Latin America