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The Pipeline

The Pipeline is a calendar of future events and a selection of some forthcoming posts that will appear on the blog.

May 1

Event

TRUMP’S FIRST 100 DAYS: WHAT NEXT?

Presented by: Atlantic Council

Speakers: Manuel Muniz, Director, Program on Transatlantic Relations, Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, Harvard University, Atlantic Council Millennium Leadership Fellow; John Negroponte, Vice Chairman
McLarty Associates, Former Director of National Intelligence and US Ambassador to Mexico, Iraq, and the United Nations; and Ellen Tauscher, Vice Chair, Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security, Atlantic Council
Former Member of Congress and Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security Affairs

Moderator: John Hudson, Foreign Affairs Reporter, BuzzFeed News

Time & Location: 12:00 PM  EST; 1030 15th Street N.W.
Washington DC

Details & Registration: available here

May 1

Event

JOURNALISM IN HOSTILE ENVIRONMENTS: PERSPECTIVES FROM THE FIELD 

Presented by: New America

Speakers: Emma Beals, Freelance Investigative Journalist, Co-Founder, Frontline Freelance Register; Arwa Damon, Senior International Correspondent, CNN, IWMF’s 2014 Courage in Journalism Award Winner; and Delphine Halgand, US Director, Reporters Without Borders

Moderator: Peter Bergen, Vice President, New America

Time & Location: 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM EST; 740 15th Street NW, Suite 900
Washington, DC

Details & Registration: available here

May 1

Event

BRINGING HOSTAGES HOME: DEVELOPING EFFECTIVE AMERICAN STRATEGY  

Presented by: New America

Speakers: Rachel Briggs, OBE Executive Director, HostageUS; Diane Foley, Founder and President, James W. Foley Legacy Foundation ; Chris Mellon, Researcher, New America Co-Author, To Pay Ransom or not to Pay Ransom?; Theo Padnos, Freelance journalist and former hostage; and Aretae Wyler, Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel, Atlantic Media

Moderator: Peter Bergen, Vice President, New America

Time & Location: 12:15 PM – 1:45 PM EST; 740 15th Street NW, Suite 900
Washington, DC

Details & Registration: available here

May 2

Event

ANATOMY OF TERROR: FROM THE DEATH OF BIN LADEN TO THE RISE OF THE ISLAMIC STATE

Presented by: Center on National Security at Fordham Law

Speakers: Ali Soufan, former FBI special agent and New York Times best-selling author  and Lawrence Wright, staff writer for The New Yorker and author of The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda ad the Road to 9/11

Time & Location: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM EST; 20 Columbus Avenue
New York

Details & Registration: available here

May 2

Event

THE UNITED STATES, EUROPE, AND THE ZOMBIE WESTERN LIBERAL ORDER 

Presented by: The Brookings Institution

Speakers: Ralf Fücks, President, Heinrich Boll Foundation; Robert Kagan, Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy, Project on International Order and Strategy; and Constanze Stelzenmüller

Moderator: Thomas Wright, Director, Project on International Order and Strategy, Fellow, Foreign Policy, Center on the United States and Europe, Project on International Order and Strategy

Time & Location: 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM EST; 1775 Massachusetts Avenue N.W.
Washington DC

Details & Registration: available here

May 2

Event

CONGRESS & SEAPOWER: THE VIEW FROM THE HILL 

Presented by: Center for Strategic & International Studies

Speakers: Representative Rob Wittman (R-VA), Chairman, Seapower and Projection Forces Subcommittee – House Armed Services Committee and Representative Joe Courtney (D-CT), Ranking Member, Seapower and Projection Forces Subcommittee – House Armed Services Committee

Time & Location: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM  EST; 1616 Rhode Island Avenue N.W.
Washington DC

Details & Registration: available here

May 2

Event

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW: THE IRAN DEAL – PAST, PRESENT & FUTURE

Presented by: New York University Graduate School of Arts & Science

Speaker: Nitin K. Chadda, Visiting Senior Fellow, Center for a New American Security

Time & Location12:30 PM – 1:45 PM EST; 19 University Place, The Great Room (Ground Floor)
New York

Details & Registration:  available here

May 3

Event

NEW TERRORISM TREATS AND COUNTERTERRORISM STRATEGIES 

Presented by: Center for a New American Security

Speakers: Hon. Nicholas J. Rasmussen, Director National Counterterrorism Center; Elizabeth Rosenberg, Senior Fellow and Director, Energy, Economics, and Security Program, Center for a New American Security; Dr. Aaron Brantly, Cyber Fellow, Combating Terrorism Center; Hon. Matthew Olsen, Former Director, National Counterterrorism Center; Co-Founder, IronNet Cybersecurity; and more

Moderator: Zachary K. Goldman, Executive Director, Center on Law and Security, NYU School of Law, Adjunct Senior Fellow, Center for a New American Security

Time & Location: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM EST; 1307 L Street NW
Washington, DC

Details & Registration: available here

May 4

Event

COMMANDERS SERIES EVENT WITH CHIEF OF STAFF OF THE ARMY GENERAL MARK MILLEY 

Presented by: Atlantic Council

Speakers: General Mark Milley, Chief of Staff, US Army; Secretary John McHugh, Former Secretary of the Army;
Board Director, 
Atlantic Council; and Mr. Wesley Walters, Executive Vice President, Business Development, Land Domain
Saab North America

Moderator: Dr. Nora Bensahel, Senior Fellow for Military Affairs and National Security Policy, Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security, Atlantic Council

Time & Location: 9:30 AM  EST; 901 17th Street N.W.
Washington DC

Details & Registration: available here

May 9

Event

TERROR IN FRANCE: THE RISE OF JIHAD IN THE WEST 

Presented by: Center on National Security at Fordham Law

Speaker: Gilles Kepel, professor of political science at the École Normale Supérieures in Paris

Time & Location: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EST; 150 West 62nd Street, 2nd Floor
New York

Details & Registration: available here