Please join us for a discussion on state fragility in Africa as we examine its underlying causes and seek to identify strategies for building resilience in fragile states.
Please join us for a Statesmen’s Forum featuring Iceland’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Mr. Gunnar Bragi Sveinsson, on the changing political, strategic, and economic dynamics in the Arctic.
Rapid innovation has long been at the heart of a strong American economy and our ability to compete globally. To harness this creativity, the U.S. government is trying to maintain a patent system that rewards innovators, while also protecting them from patent infringers and abusers of the patent system, often called "patent trolls."
Please join us for a roundtable discussion on Japan-South Korea cooperation agenda on North Korea policy and other issues in the region following the 50th anniversary of the normalization of diplomatic relations between the two countries.
This event is in cooperation with the Global Peace Foundation (GPF) and is on the record and open to the public.
Dean Dalla Valle
President, Health, Safety, Environment (HSE), Marketing & Technology, BHP Billiton
Director and Senior Fellow, Energy and National Security Program, CSIS
Join us for Careers in Development with Kimberly Flowers. Ms. Flowers will share her extensive experience in strategic communications and international development, highlighting her time working for the U.S. government.
With a robust acquisition program, the U.S. Air Force is posturing for future acquisition successes and improvement of the Air Force's acquisition system in research and development, test, production and a modernization program portfolio of over $32 billion annually.
Please join us for a discussion with Vice Admiral Thomas S. Rowden, Commander, Naval Surface Forces, on the state of the US Navy's surface fleet and the challenges for the fleet in the near and long term.
Vice Admiral Thomas S. Rowden, USN
Commander, Naval Surface Forces
The United States and China are holding the 7th US-China Strategic & Economic Dialogue this June. The S&ED process is year-round, but is highlighted by the annual meeting of a large number of senior officials on both sides to strengthen relations and address major pressing issues of bilateral and global concern.
The CSIS Sumitro Chair for Southeast Asia Studies is pleased to host its Fifth Annual South China Sea Conference. This full-day conference will provide opportunities for in-depth discussion and analysis of U.S. and Asian policy options in the South China Sea. It will feature speakers from throughout the region, including claimant countries.