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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.

October 16

Event

TRANSNATIONAL INJUSTICES: RENDITIONS, EXPULSIONS, AND ABDUCTIONS OF PERSONS SUSPECTED OF TERRORISM

Presented by: International Commission of Jurists, Amnesty International, and the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice at New York University School of Law

Speakers: Sam Zia-Zarifi, Secretary General, International Commission of Jurists; Róisín Pillay, European and CIS Programme Director, International Commission of Jurists; Margaret Satterthwaite, Professor of Clinical Law, NYU School of Law

Moderator: Julia Hall, Expert on Counter-Terrorism and Human Rights, Amnesty International

Time & Location: 12:15 PM – 2:15 PM EST; 245 Sullivan Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY

Details & Registration: available here

October 17

Event

OLD LAWS AND NEW TECHNOLOGY: HOW CAN WE KEEP UP?

Presented by: New America

Speakers: David Hickton, Founding Director, Pitt Cyber, Former US Attorney, Western District of Pennsylvania; Paul Cohen, Founding Dean and Professor, University of Pittsburgh, School of Computing and Information, Former Program Manager, Information Innovation Office, DARPA; Harvey Rishikof, Chair, Advisory Committee, ABA Standing Committee on Law and National Security, Former Dean of Faculty, National War College; Ian Wallace, Co-Director, New America’s Cybersecurity Initiative, Senior Fellow, International Security Program

Moderator: Kiersten Todt, Resident Scholar, Pitt Cyber, Former Executive Director of the Presidential Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity

Time & Location: 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM EST; 740 15th Street NW, #900
Washington, DC

Details & Registration: available here

October 18

Event

KEVAN HARRIS ON IRAN FROM BELOW: FINDINGS FROM THE IRAN SOCIAL SURVEY

Presented by: Atlantic Council

Speakers: Kevan Harris, Assistant Professor of Sociology, University of California-Los Angeles

Moderator: Barbara Slavin, Director, Future of Iran Initiative, Atlantic Council

Time & Location: 12:00 PM EST; 1030 15th Street NW, 12th Floor
Washington, DC

Details & Registration: available here

October 18

Event

LESSONS FROM WATERGATE FOR THE TRUMP ERA

Presented by: Brennan Center for Justice at New York University School of Law

Speakers: John Dean, Author, The Nixon Defense: What He Knew and When He Knew It, White House Counsel, President Richard Nixon (1970-1973); Hon. Elizabeth Holtzman, co-chair, Herrick’s Government Relations Group, Former Member of the U.S. House of Representatives, New York (1973-1981)

Time & Location: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EST; 40 Washington Square South
New York, NY

Details & Registration: available here

October 24

Event

AS THE WATERS COME, WILL OUR POLICIES RISE TO THE CHALLENGE?

Presented by: New America

Speakers: Jeff Goodell, Contributing Editor, Rolling Stone, Author, How to Cool the Planet: Geoengineering and the Audacious Quest to Fix Earth’s Climate and Big Coal: The Dirty Secret Behind America’s Energy Future, New America Fellow, Class of 2016 and 2017; Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, Rhode Island, Ranking Member, Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works

Moderator: Sharon Burke, Senior Advisor and Director of the Phase Zero Project, New America

Time & Location: 12:00 PM – 1:15 PM EST; 740 15th Street NW, #900
Washington, DC

Details & Registration: available here

October 24

Event

BEYOND SNOWDEN: PRIVACY, MASS SURVEILLANCE AND THE STRUGGLE TO REFORM THE NSA

Presented by: The Center for Internet and Society at Stanford Law School

Speakers: Timothy Edgar, Senior Fellow, Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

Time & Location: 12:50 PM – 2:00 PM PDT; 559 Nathan Abbott Way
Stanford, CA

Details & Registration: available here

October 30

Event

A LENS ON THE AFGHAN WAR

Presented by: New America

Speakers: Louie Palu, New America National Fellow, Class of 2011-2012, Author, Front Towards Enemy; Finbarr O’Reilly, Author, Shooting Ghosts

ModeratorAwista Ayub, Deputy Director, Fellows Program, Author, Kabul Girls Soccer Club

Time & Location: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM EST; 740 15th Street NW, #900
Washington, DC

Details & Registration: available here

November 7

Event

GLOBAL SECURITY FORUM 2017

Presented by: Center for Strategic and International Studies

Speakers: John J. Hamre, President and CEO, Center for Strategic and International Studies; William J. Lynn, CEO, Leonardo North America and DRS Technologies, Inc.; Senator John McCain, Arizona, Chairman, Senate Committee on Armed Services; and more

ModeratorJohn J. Hamre, President and CEO, Center for Strategic and International Studies; Heather Conley, Senior Vice President for Europe, Eurasia, and the Arctic, Director, Europe Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies; Stephen Morrison, Senior Vice President and Director, Global Health Policy Center, Center for Strategic and International Studies; and more

Time & Location: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM EST; 1616 Rhode Island Avenue NW
Washington, DC

Details & Registration: available here

November 13

Event

HOMELAND SECURITY IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY

Presented by: The Center on Law and Security at New York University School of Law

Speakers: Hon. Jeh Johnson, Former Secretary of Homeland Security; Hon. Lisa Monaco, Former Homeland Security Advisor to President Barack Obama, Distinguished Fellow, Center on Law and Security, NYU School of Law

Time & Location: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM EST; 108 West Third Street
New York, NY

Details & Registration: available here