AFTER PUTIN 4.0 INAUGURATION: AN AGENDA FOR U.S.-RUSSIAN RELATIONS - FOREIGN POLICY, DEMOCRACY, AND THE RULE OF LAW. 5/14, Noon-1:30pm, Washington, DC. Sponsor: Heritage. Speakers: Karen Kawisha, professor of political science at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio; Nadia Diuk, vice president of programs, Europe & Eurasia, Africa, Latin America & the Caribbean, National Endowment for Democracy; and Konstantine von Eggert, commentator and host of Kommersant FM Radio.
WOMEN OF WASHINGTON. 5/14, 1:30-3:30pm, Washington, DC. Sponsor: The Atlantic. Speakers : Caryl Stern, president and CEO of the U.S. Fund for UNICEF (United Nations Children's Fund); Linda Douglass, The Atlantic. Location:
NEW NUCLEAR LICENSING: THE WAY FORWARD. 5/14, 3:00pm, Washington, DC. Sponsor: U.S. Nuclear Infrastructure Council. Speakers: Nuclear Regulatory Commission Director of New Reactor Licensing David Matthews; Leslie Kass, vice president of regulatory affairs at Westinghouse Electric Company; Margaret Harding, president of 4-Factor Consulting LLC; and Tom Retson, COO at Blue Castle Holdings.
FREEDOM'S FORGE: HOW AMERICAN BUSINESS PRODUCED VICTORY IN WORLD WAR II. 5/14, 5:30-6:30pm, Washington, DC. Sponsor: AEI. Speakers: Arthur Herman, author; Henry Olsen, director of AEI's National Research Initiative.
APEC 2012 IN VLADIVOSTOK. 5/14, 2:00-3:30pm, Washington, DC. Sponsor: CSIS Simon Chair in Political Economy and the CSIS Russia and Eurasia Program. Speakers: Ambassador Gennady Ovechko, Senior Official of Russia for APEC; Matthew P. Goodman, William E. Simon Chair for Political Economy, CSIS, Former White House Coordinator for APEC. Moderator: Dr. Andrew C. Kuchins, Director and Senior Fellow, Russia and Eurasia Program, CSIS.