Gulliver's Troubles: The Obama Administration and the Middle East

December 08, 2009 // 11:00am12:15pm
Aaron David Miller, Former Middle East Analyst, Negotiator, and Adviser, U.S. Department of State, and Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center

The Doha Development Round: Lost in Translation?

December 03, 2009 // 11:00am12:15pm
Paul Blustein, Journalist in Residence, Global Economy and Development, Brookings Institution; Kent Hughes, Director, Program on America and the Global Economy, Woodrow Wilson Center

Rethinking U.S. National Security Strategy: Restraint and Renewal

November 13, 2009 // 11:00am12:15pm
Barry Posen, Ford International Professor of Political Science and MIT Security Studies Program Director, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center; moderator Samuel Wells, Senior Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center

The Road to Copenhagen: Energy Solutions for Emerging Economies

November 05, 2009 // 11:00am12:15pm
Technology and innovation will be critical for China, India, and other emerging economies to reduce energy consumption and carbon emissions – and U.S. technology policy can help lead the way, say experts David Irvine-Halliday, Chen Wang, and Anuradda Ganesh.

The Road to Copenhagen: A Brazilian Perspective

October 27, 2009 // 12:00pm1:15pm
with Marina Silva,Senator for the Brazilian Amazon State of Acre. Moderated by: Paulo Sotero, Director, Brazil Institute, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars.

Relighting Lady Liberty's Torch: Challenges to U.S. Immigration Policy

October 22, 2009 // 12:00pm1:15pm
with Mae Ngai, Professor of History, Columbia University, and author of Impossible Subjects: Illegal Aliens and the Making of Modern America; and Arturo Vargas, Executive Director, National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials. Moderated by: Sonya Michel, Director, United States Studies Program, Woodrow Wilson Center.

Living on $2 a Day: A Finance System for the "Bottom Billion"

September 29, 2009 // 12:00pm1:15pm
Daryl Collins and Jonathan Morduch share insights from their book about the sophisticated ways by which people living in poverty manage their finances.

What's the Prescription for Health Care Reform?

September 24, 2009 // 8:00am10:00am
with Jason Altmire, U.S. Representative (D-PA); Member, House Education and Labor Committee;Charles M. Brain, President, Capitol Hill Strategies; Director of Legislative Affairs, President Bill Clinton; Michael Burgess, U.S. Representative (R-TX); Member, House Energy and Commerce Committee; Joe Courtney, U.S. Representative (D-CT); Member, House Education and Labor Committee; Kent Hughes, Director, Program on America and the Global Economy, Woodrow Wilson Center; Barry Jackson, Former Assistant to President George W. Bush for Strategic Initiatives and External Affairs; Member, Board of Trustees, Woodrow Wilson Center; Linda Killian, Senior Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center; Gerald Seib, Assistant Managing Editor and Executive Washington Editor, The Wall Street Journal; John Shadegg, U.S. Representative (R-AZ); House Energy and Commerce Committee.

Can Journalism Survive: The New Media World

September 22, 2009 // 12:00pm1:15pm
Albert Eisele, Editor-at-Large and former Editor, The Hill; Gabor Steingart, Washington Bureau Chief, Der Spiegel; Moderator Martin Tolchin, Senior Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center, and Former Congressional Reporter, The New York Times

Engaging Iran and North Korea: A New Era in Nuclear Politics

July 28, 2009 // 12:00pm1:15pm
Michael Adler, Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center; Marcus Noland, Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics; moderator Rob Litwak, Director, International Security Studies, Woodrow Wilson Center