October 31, 2003 // 9:00am — 11:00pm
Environmental Change and Security Program
Since prehistoric times, human population growth has led to the extinction of other species. Using insights from paleoanthropology, Professor Jeffrey McKee examines the impact of a population boom on biodiversity conservation.
October 30, 2003 // 11:00am — 12:00pm
Middle East Program
Ambassador Harry Kney-Tal, Head of the Center for Political Research, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Jerusalem; and Barukh Binah, Head of the International Affairs Bureau Center for Political Research, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Jerusalem
October 29, 2003 // 11:00pm
United States Studies
October 29, 2003 // 2:30pm — 4:30pm
International Security Studies
Speaker and author: Robert J. Art, Christian A. Herter Professor of International Relations, Brandeis UniversityCommentator: Kenneth M. Pollack, Senior Fellow and Director of Research, The Saban Center for Middle East Policy, The Brookings InstitutionThis event is co-sponsored by The Century Foundation.
October 29, 2003 // 11:00am — 12:00pm
Global Europe Program
John Lampe, Professor of History, University of Maryland and WWICS Fellow
October 28, 2003 // 11:00pm
October 28, 2003 // 3:30pm — 4:30pm
Canada's Deputy Minister for International Trade Len Edwards discussed trade policy challenges including the state of WTO negotiations in the post-Cancun environment, ongoing efforts to negotiate a Free Trade Area of the Americas, and the rise of regional trade initiatives.
October 28, 2003 // 2:30pm — 4:00pm
Don Oberdorfer, former diplomatic correspondent, Washington Post; Lee H. Hamilton, president and director, Woodrow Wilson Center.
October 28, 2003 // 7:30am — December 31, 1969 // 2:00pm
Science and Technology Innovation Program
Managing just one computer can tax the average person’s technical capabilities. How do we thrive in a world where we might be connected to thousands of computational devices? This seminar and discussion will explore the emerging world of autonomic computing -- the second event in a series on The Future of Computing. This event will be webcast.
October 27, 2003 // 11:00am — 12:00pm
John Brown, Research Associate, Institute for the Study of Diplomacy