Defense and Security
- Oct 1, 2014 | 9:00 am - 10:00 am
- Oct 1, 2014 | 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
- Oct 2, 2014 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am
The Center for Strategic & International Studies invites you to join us for the inaugural speaker of the Event Series: Cyber Leaders – A Discussion with the Honorable Eric Rosenbach, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Homeland Defense and Global Security.
- Oct 2, 2014 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Please join us for a discussion with the Assistant Commandant, General John M. Paxton, Jr., about the future of the United States Marine Corps with a particular emphasis on amphibious capabilities and capacity. General Paxton will discuss the demands of the "new normal," future risks, and the ways in which the Corps is working to mitigate risk across the force.
- Oct 2, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
On October 5, Brazilians will head to the polls to vote in one of the most interesting presidential elections in recent Brazilian history. In the wake of the World Cup, last year's widespread social protests, and the sudden, tragic death of PSB candidate Eduardo Campos, the election, it seems, is anyone's to win. Join us as we discuss the elections and expected outcomes and launch our latest report, which explores what each candidate's victory could mean for Brazil's foreign policy and place in a changing world order.Defense and Security, International Security, Economic Development and Reconstruction, Energy and Climate Change, Markets and Trends, Alternative Energy, Security and Climate Change, Global Health, Human Rights, Technology, Trade and Economics, Global Trends and Forecasting, Regional Analysis, Governance, Development Policy, Global Prosperity
- Oct 3, 2014 | 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
The second annual Asian Architecture @ CSIS conference will bring together key thought leaders, business executives, and policymakers from the United States and Asia for a discussion of some of the most important issues ahead of the East Asia Summit (EAS) and Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forums in November.
- Oct 6, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
This event will feature a discussion with Jessica Chen Weiss examining her latest book, Powerful Patriots, which traces China's management of dozens of nationalist protests and their consequences between 1985 and 2012. Weiss asks the important question, what role do nationalism and popular protest play in China's foreign relations?
- Oct 7, 2014 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
With the U.S. midterm elections fast-approaching, lawmakers and candidates face increasing scrutiny on where they stand on a wide range of issues - public and foreign policy alike. As they articulate their positions, their success (or failure) is more than ever in the hands of the country's Latino population - the largest and fastest growing minority group in the United States.
- Oct 14, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Maritime Security Dialogue brings together CSIS and U.S. Naval Institute, two of the nation's most respected non-partisan institutions. The series is intended to highlight the particular challenges facing the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard, from national level maritime policy to naval concept development and program design.
- Oct 16, 2014 | 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Over the past decade, the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) has issued a series of analytical reports on federal contract spending for national security and across the government. This latest report analyzes contracting for products, services, and R&D by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) and its key components.