International Lecture Series #2
Topic: European Member Politics and Why We Should Be Interested
Speaker: Dr. Jeffrey Gedmin, Senior Fellow for the Future of Europe at the Atlantic Council, Washington D.C.
Cost: $15 CIR Members; $20 Non-members & Guests
Location: Tipton Hall* Santa Fe University of Art & Design, 1600 St. Michael’s Drive * Please note different classroom.
Dr. Gedmin obtained his PhD from Georgetown in German Area Studies and Linguistics and has spent a number of years working in Europe as President and CEO of Radio Free Europe in Prague, CZ from 2007-2011. He then became president and CEO of the Legatum Institute in London where he served till 2014 and returned to Washington, D.C. to take up his current responsibilities. He is also a Senior Fellow at Georgetown’s School of Foreign Service and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. He will discuss the political impact of the EU’s economic, social and security challenges, their likely outcomes and importance to the U.S.