#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

June 22-25, 2021

The Digital Forensic Research Lab presents the third annual 360/Open SummitJune 22 through June 25. We’re bringing 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

Episode 7. Democracy at home and abroad

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!

As the global community continues to grapple with the coronavirus (COVID-19), the Atlantic Council is open for business. Our business, meetings, and events, however, are occurring virtually. For more information, please read an update from our President and CEO.

Wed, Jul 28, 2021

Enhancing deterrence in the Taiwan Strait

Online Event How serious is the threat of cross-strait Chinese military action in the near and long term, and what steps can the United States and Taiwan take to enhance deterrence in the Taiwan strait?

2:00pm Indo-Pacific Security & Defense Taiwan

Wed, Jul 28, 2021

Covering atrocities in Xinjiang: A discussion with award-winning journalists

Online Event A panel discussion examining the experiences of two award-winning journalists in covering the atrocities in Xinjiang against the Uyghur population.

1:00pm China Civil Society East Asia Human Rights

Wed, Jul 28, 2021

How modern CIOs innovate for impact

Online Event A GeoTech Hour discussing how to drive cultural change for enterprises and discuss what it is like to steer, lead, and shape IT and organizations in the federal realm.

12:00pm Cybersecurity Digital Policy Entrepreneurship Technology & Innovation

Wed, Jul 28, 2021

A conversation with H.E. Ali Allawi

Online Event H.E. Ali Allawi, Iraq’s Deputy Prime Minister & Minister of Finance, and Abbas Kadhim, Director of the Iraq Initiative at the Atlantic Council, discuss a host of issues facing Iraq, including the economy, security, and the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

10:30am Economy & Business Fiscal and Structural Reform Iraq Middle East