• Save the Date- "Good News: A Centrist Remedy for Climate Change"- Mark Reynolds- May 11, 2016

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  • Save the Date - Crouching Tiger: What China's Militarism Means to the World - Professor Peter Navarro - November 12, 2015

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SOLD OUT! Premium Members Event: Private Luncheon with Dr. Seyom Brown  Topic: Obama’s Foreign Policy Dr. Seyom Brown is prominent foreign policy and historical analyst, teaching at such prestigious institutions as Columbia University, Harvard University, Brandeis University, UCLA, John Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, and Tufts University. He has also been a senior policy analyst in some of the largest think-tanks, such as the RAND Corporation, the Brookings Insititution, the […]

Save the Date {Sunday, September 13th, 2015} 2015 Annual Trustees Meeting The Annual Trustees Meeting is an important event for the Council. Attending Board of Trustees will be asked to elect the Council’s Executive Board and Officers for the coming year. In addition, Board Chairman, Tommy Papa, will provide the overview of the “State of the Council,” and special reports will be provided by our Council’s officers on our finances […]

Save the Date {Thursday, September 24th, 2015}  Toward a Strategy for the Middle East  President Obama has acknowledged that the United States does not have a “strategy” for dealing with Syria, now the epicenter of a region facing multiple civil wars and violent crises of state legitimacy.  To confront the most urgent security aspect of this complex set of problems, the U.S. has rallied an international coalition of states  determined […]

  This program is in partnership with the Pepperdine University Orange County Waves. For more information, please visit their website: https://www.facebook.com/OrangeCountyWaves or give them a call at 310-506-6190 Save the Date {Wednesday, October 14th, 2015} Topic: “EU in the US” with Consuls General of France and Germany For this event, the German Consul General will discuss the EU’s common foreign policy, followed by Mr. Lemoine and his talk on the EU-US economic cooperation. Mr. Christophe […]

Save the Date November 12, 2015 “Crouching Tiger: What China’s Militarism Means to the World” Location: UC Irvine Time: TBA     Peter Navarro received his PhD in economics from Harvard University and is a business professor at The Paul Merage School of Business, University of California-Irvine. He is a regular CNBC contributor, and author of the bestselling book, The Coming China Wars. Professor Navarro’s other books include the path-breaking management book, The Well-Timed Strategy, and the bestselling […]

  Save the Date {Wednesday, November 18th, 2015} Reza Marashi, Dr. Ted Galen Carpenter, and Dr. Mark C. Johnson- “The Change in the Balance of Power in the Middle East: US-Iran Diplomacy” Speakers: Reza Marashi joined NIAC in 2010 as the organization’s first Research Director. He came to NIAC after four years in the Office of Iranian Affairs at the U.S. Department of State. Prior to his tenure at the State Department, […]

Save the Date December 03, 2015 Consul General of Pakistan at Los Angeles, Hamid Asghar Khan   “Can Pakistan Work? A Country in Search of Itself.” Location: The Westin 686 Anton Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA 92626 Time: TBA  More Details to Follow This event is in collaboration with the Council  of Pakistan American Affairs About COPAA: “Council of Pakistan American Affairs (COPAA’s)  Mission is to assist public officials and policy makers […]

Save the Date {Thursday, January 21st, 2016}   “Living with the Bear: What do we do about Russia?“ Sir Tony Brenton is a distinguished British diplomat and commentator on public affairs issues. He served for over thirty years with the British Foreign Service, including postings in the Middle East, the European Union, Washington DC, and Russia. In particular he was in charge of the British Embassy in Washington through the Iraq War, and was […]

Save the Date {Thursday, February 25th, 2016}    Angelo Codevilla – “Engaging Evening Chat with Hoover Institute Senior Research Fellow” Angelo Codevilla is professor emeritus of international relations at Boston University, and was as a visiting professor at Princeton and Georgetown. He was a fellow at Stanford’s Hoover Institution, and is the author of thirteen books. Codevilla’s articles have appeared in journals from Foreign Affairs and The National Interest to The Claremont […]

 Save the Date {Thursday, March 31st, 2016} Ambassador Robert Jordan- “Personal Insights From the Front Line of Diplomacy”   Robert Jordan is Diplomat in Residence and adjunct professor of political science in the John G. Tower Center for Political Studies and Southern Methodist University. He served as US ambassador to Saudi Arabia from 2001-2003 and as a partner in the international law firm Baker Botts LLP for many years where he […]


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