New Energy, New Geopolitics: Balancing Stability and Leverage

  • Thursday, Apr 10, 2014
  • CSIS invites you to join us for the Special Advisory Board Meeting in conjunction with the Report Rollout of: "New Energy, New Geopolitics: Balancing Stability and Leverage"

    April 10, 2014
    9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Center for Strategic and International Studies
    1616 Rhode Island Avenue NW

    This report is the result of a year-long exploration by the CSIS Energy and National Security Program and the Harold Brown Chair in Defense Policy Studies on how shale gas and tight oil in the United States are impacting energy, geopolitical, and national security dynamics around the world, with the intention of providing policymakers a structured way to consider the potential risks and rewards of these new shale gas and tight oil resources.

    AGENDA

    9:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.
    Registration

    9:15 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
    Multimedia Presentation: New Energy, New Geopolitics

    Sarah Ladislaw
    Director and Senior Fellow, Energy and National Security Program, CSIS

    Maren Leed
    Senior Adviser, Harold Brown Chair in Defense Policy Studies, CSIS

    9:45 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
    Global Energy Dynamics - Outlooks for the Future

    Fatih Birol
    Chief Economist
    International Energy Agency

    Download Birol's presentation; Global Energy Dynamics

    10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
    Geopolitical and National Security Impacts

    Jon Alterman
    Zbigniew Brzezinski Chair in Global Security and Geostrategy and
    Director, Middle East Program, CSIS

    Heather Conley
    Senior Fellow and Director, Europe Program, CSIS

    Christopher Johnson
    Senior Adviser and Freeman Chair in China Studies, CSIS

    Andrew Kuchins
    Director and Senior Fellow, Russia and Eurasia Program, CSIS

    11:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    Lunch Break

    12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.

    Remarks by:

    Daniel Poneman
    Deputy Secretary
    U.S. Department of Energy

    12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

    Dialogue with:

    Zbigniew Brzezinski
    Counselor and Trustee, CSIS

    John Hess
    CEO, Hess Corporation; and Trustee, CSIS

    Moderated by:

    John Hamre

    President, CEO, and Pritzker Chair, CSIS
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    Registration for this event is now closed.

    *Space is very limited and the event is on the record*