MIIS: Great Conversations at Monterey Marriott
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Great Conversations, now in its fourth year, is a popular community event sponsored by the eMIISsaries of the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey. Join a cross section of 10 of the Institute's internationally known experts in lively table discussions on diverse and stimulating current topics. With seating limited to eight per table, everyone has a chance to learn and participate!
This special event will take place in the Ferrante Room of Monterey Marriott Hotel on Thursday, September 8, 6:30pm-9pm. Tickets are $125 per person. Register online today.
Participating experts and topics:
Avner Cohen, The Middle East and Nuclear Weapons
Netta Avineri, Language and social justice
Jeff Langholz, The good things about a water shortage
Melissa Hanham, China on the defense
Mahmoud Abdalla, Egypt's future in light of the Arab Spring
Anna Vassilieva, Putin’s foreign policy and bilateral relations with Russia
Jeff Dayton-Johnson, Economic inequality and the 2016 Presidential election
Bill Potter, Who is next to get the Bomb?
Moyara Ruehsen, Financial crime
Nukhet Kardam, Turkish politics, the Kurdish conflict, and Syrian refugees