Hillary Clinton Keynote Address at Symposium on Ending Genocide, Etc

July 25, 2012 at 12:46 pm Leave a comment

Dear Friends,
 

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

 
Below is the agenda for the July 24th Symposium held at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington D.C.
 

Click HERE for video (33 minutes) + transcript of Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s critically important global review.

All the best,

Harriet and Bill

CLICK HERE for most recent news article on our project
and click to see War & Politics, Women in Action and more Pinterest boards
and HERE for a list of 86 countries where our blog has been read

SYMPOSIUM: Imagine the Unimaginable: Ending Genocide in the 21st Century

Tuesday, July 24, 2012
9 a.m.–1 p.m.

AGENDA

Welcome

Michael Abramowitz, Director, Committee on Conscience, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
James M. Lindsay, Senior Vice President, Director of Studies, and Maurice R. Greenberg Chair, Council on Foreign Relations

Polling Presentation

US Attitudes and Awareness of Genocide
Results of national poll by Penn Schoen Berland
What inspires people to take action against genocide and under what circumstances should the US engage to prevent it?

Presenter

Mark Penn, Worldwide CEO, Burson-Marsteller, and CEO, Penn Schoen Berland

Introduction

Sara J. Bloomfield, Director, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Keynote Address

Hillary Rodham Clinton
US Secretary of State
What might genocide look like in the 21st century and how is the US preparing to meet the challenge?

Panel I

Over the Horizon: Global Trends Affecting Genocide
How might global trends such as economic uncertainty, political upheaval, resource scarcity, and population migration increase the risk of genocide? What new forms might genocide and mass atrocities take in the future?

Panelists

Christopher A. Kojm, Chairman, US National Intelligence Council
Peter Schwartz, Senior Vice President for Global Government Relations and Strategic Planning, Salesforce.com
Timothy Snyder, Bird White Housum Professor of History, Yale University

Moderator

Dana Priest, Investigative Reporter, Washington Post

Panel II

Innovative Solutions in Responding to Future Challenges
How can we mobilize existing resources and create new capacities to respond to potential threats? What roles do technology solutions such as crowd-sourcing and social networks play, and what innovative solutions might be developed by the political, legal, and business sectors?

Panelists

Arwa Damon, Beirut Correspondent, CNN
Strive Masiyiwa, Founder and Chairman, Econet Wireless
Sarah Sewall, Founder and Faculty Director, Mass Atrocity Response Operations Project, Harvard Kennedy School
Richard Williamson, Nonresident Senior Fellow in Foreign Policy, Brookings Institution

Moderator

Wolf Blitzer, Anchor, CNN

 

.

Advertisements

Entry filed under: Uncategorized.

70th Anniversary of the Vel’ d’Hiv Roundup of Jews in France – An Extremely Difficult Read Announcement + Request for Info

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Trackback this post  |  Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed


Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 23 other followers

Total Views to Date

  • 101,134 Views
July 2012
M T W T F S S
« Jun   Aug »
 1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031  

Recent Posts

Archives


%d bloggers like this: