Washington Agenda-Weekahead

By United Press International  |  Sept. 27, 2002 at 5:06 PM
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WEEK AHEAD EVENTS ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2002

Tuesday October 1, 2002

TIME: 11 a.m.

EVENT: FOREIGN POLICY MAGAZINE AND CARNEGIE ENDOWMENT FOR INTERNATIONAL PEACE present Federal Reserve Governor Susan Schmidt Bies discussing "The Future of U.S. Corporate Governance"

DATE: October 1, 2002

LOCATION: 1779 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-939-2374

WEB ADDRESS:ceip.org

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: CATO INSTITUTE holds a book forum on Free for All: Defending Liberty in America Today featuring the author, Wendy Kaminer; with comments by Jeffrey Rosen, The New Republic.

DATE: October 1, 2002

LOCATION: Cato Institute, 1000 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-789-5229

WEB ADDRESS: cato.org

TIME: 12:30 p.m.

EVENT: NATIONAL PRESS CLUB holds its "Luncheon Newsmaker" news program featuring Ambassador Robert Zoellick, U.S. Trade Representative

DATE: October 1, 2002

LOCATION: National Press Club, 14th and F Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-662-7500

WEB ADDRESS: npc.press.org

TIME: 1 p.m.

EVENT: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PAUL H. NITZE SCHOOL OF ADVANCED INTERNATIONAL STUDIES holds a lecture entitled "Europe: The Challenges Ahead" with J.F. Hoogervorst, minister of finance of the Netherlands.

DATE: October 1, 2002

LOCATION: 1717 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-663-5626

WEB ADDRESS: sais-jhu.org

Wednesday October 2, 2002

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY The BMW Center for German and European Studies holds a program on "Germany after the Election: Questions for the Transatlantic Relationship"

WHO: The speakers are:

Prof. Dr. Dr. h. c. Werner Weidenfeld, Director of the Center for Applied Policy Research, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich

Dr. Josef Janning, Director, Bertelsmann Group for Policy Research, Center for Applied Policy Research, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich

DATE: October 2, 2002

LOCATION: 37TH and O Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-687-8316

WEB ADDRESS:Georgetown.edu

TIME: 12:15 p.m.

EVENT: NEW AMERICA FOUNDATION hold a program on Open Access: Preserving Public Interest Architecture for Broadband Internet Service.

WHO: The speakers are:

Barry Steinhardt, Director, Program on Technology and Liberty

American Civil Liberties Union

Dr. Andrew Afflerbach, Principal Engineer, Columbia Telecommunications Corporation

Jeffrey Chester, Executive Director, Center for Digital Democracy

DATE: October 2, 2002

LOCATION: 1630 Connecticut Ave., NW, 7th Floor, Washington, DC

CONTACT: Jud Mathews, 202-986-4901

WEB ADDRESS: newamerica.net

TIME: 1230 p.m.

EVENT: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PAUL H. NITZE SCHOOL OF ADVANCED INTERNATIONAL STUDIES holds a lecture entitled "Participatory Methods for Educating Indigenous Girls in Guatemala" with Joshua Muskin, senior education adviser at World Learning.

DATE: October 2, 2002

LOCATION: 1740 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-663-5626

WEB ADDRESS: sais-jhu.org

Thursday October 3, 2002

TIME: 8:30 a.m.

EVENT: AMERICAN ENTERPRISE INSTITUTE holds a conference on The Day After: Planning for a Post-Saddam Iraq

AGENDA: Highlights:

9 a.m. - Ambassador Ryszard Krystosik, chief of United States Interest Section, Baghdad

9:30 a.m. - Ambitions for Iraq?

Kanan Makiya, Harvard University

Michael O'Hanlon, Brookings Institution

Richard Perle, AEI

Ahmad Chalabi, Iraqi National Congress

Siyamend Othman, independent Iraq analyst

Rend Rahim Francke, Iraq Foundation

11:05 a.m. - War Crimes

Feisal Istrabadi, trial lawyer and Iraqi activist

Hania al-Mufti, Human Rights Watch, London

Munther al Fadhl, human rights author and legal scholar

Ruth Wedgwood, Yale University

2 p.m. - Oil and the Iraqi Economy

Patrick Clawson, Washington Institute for Near East Policy

Rob Sobhani, Georgetown University

Fadhil Chalabi, former Minister of Oil in Iraq, head of OPEC; currently director of Center for Global Energy Studies (London)

Sinan al Shabibi, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development

3:35 p.m. - A Post-Saddam Foreign Policy and Iraq's International Obligations, U.N. Resolutions, and Regional Relations

Bernard Lewis, Princeton University

Serif Egeli, Turkish-USA Business Council

Nawaf Obaid, Saudi oil and security analyst

Olivier Roy, Centre National des Recherches Scientifiques

DATE: October 3, 2002

LOCATION: 1150 17th Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-862-5933

WEB ADDRESS:aei.org

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: NATIONAL ECONOMIST CLUB holds its luncheon program with Laurence H. Meyer, Distinguished Visiting Scholar, Center for Strategic and International Studies, will speak

on "What I Learned at the Fed."

DATE: October 3, 2002

LOCATION: Chinatown Garden Restaurant, 618 H St., NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 703-739-9404

WEB ADDRESS: national-economists.org

TIME: 1 p.m.

EVENT: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PAUL H. NITZE SCHOOL OF ADVANCED INTERNATIONAL STUDIES holds a lecture entitled "Broadening the Prospects for Peace in Sri Lanka" with Asoka Bandarage, a visiting fellow at the SAIS Program on South Asia in Women in International Security.

DATE: October 3, 2002

LOCATION: 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-663-5626

WEB ADDRESS: sais-jhu.org

Friday October 4, 2002

TIME: 9:30 a.m.

EVENT: NATIONAL PRESS CLUB holds its "Morning Newsmaker" news program featuring Andrei Kazmin, Chairman of the Board and CEO, APCO Worldwide.

DATE: October 4, 2002

LOCATION: National Press Club, 14th and F Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-662-7500

WEB ADDRESS: npc.press.org

TIME: 2 p.m.

EVENT: AMERICAN ENTERPRISE INSTITUTE holds a program on "Is There a Way to Create a Transatlantic Securities Market?" The development of a transatlantic securities market, long-sought by policymakers on both sides of the Atlantic, would enable American and European investors to trade securities more easily outside their home markets, enhance the diversity and stability of their portfolios, and lower capital costs in both regions.

AGENDA: Highlight:

Peter J. Wallison, AEI

Ben Steil, Council on Foreign Relations

Felice Friedman, Securities and Exchange Commission

Hal Scott, Harvard Law School

DATE: October 4, 2002

LOCATION: 1150 17th Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-862-5933

WEB ADDRESS:aei.org

TIME: 6:30 p.m.

EVENT: NATIONAL PRESS CLUB Book Rap/Wine Dinner with James Peterson and his book "Glorious French Food."

DATE: October 4, 2002

LOCATION: National Press Club, 14th and F Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-662-7500

WEB ADDRESS: npc.press.org

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