Crisis Group hosts events throughout the year and throughout the world in an effort to bring our supporters a foreign policy forum in which to learn and/or participate. Crisis Group events focus on current issues relating to conflicts around the world and foreign policy with a view to providing guests with unparalleled access to featured experts who are prominent figures in the world of international affairs.
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New York, 26 October
The Changing Face of Conflict
Foreign Affairs, New York, 27 April
Crisis Group in collaboration with Foreign Affairs magazine is convening a day-long, invitation-only policy symposium on Monday 27 April in New York to discuss critical geopolitical hotspots around the world. The event is made possible through the generous sponsorship of Control Risks, Al Sharq Forum and Western Union.
We invite you to watch the plenary sessions which will be live streamed.
9:00 - 10:15 EST / 13:00 - 14:15 GMT
The Return of Geopolitics?: Re-thinking the International Response
Presiding: Gideon Rose, Editor, Foreign Affairs
Carl Bildt, former Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Sweden
Ghassan Salamé, Crisis Group Co-Chair; Dean, Paris School of International Affairs, Sciences Po
Jean-Marie Guéhenno, President & CEO, Crisis Group
Michael Moran, Managing Director, Global Risk Analysis, Control Risks
12:00 - 13:30 EST / 16:00 - 17:30 GMT
The Ukraine Crisis, Russia and the World
Presiding: Jean-Marie Guéhenno, President & CEO, Crisis Group
George Soros, Founder, Open Society Foundations; Chair, Soros Fund Management
Paul Quinn-Judge, Program Director, Europe and Central Asia, Crisis Group
Steven Eke, Senior Analyst, Russia and Former Soviet Union, Control Risks
Wolfgang Ischinger, Chairman, Munich Security Conference; former German Deputy Foreign Minister and Ambassador to the UK and U.S.
15:15 - 16:30 EST / 19:15 - 20:30 GMT
Syria, Iraq and the Region
Presiding: Richard Atwood, Director of Multilateral Affairs & Head, New York Office, Crisis Group
Wadah Khanfar, Co-founder, Al Sharq Forum and Former Director General of Al Jazeera
Joost Hiltermann, Middle East and North Africa Program Director, Crisis Group
Sandy Berger, Chair, Albright Stonebridge Group LLC; Former U.S. National Security Adviser