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The Atlantic Council regularly hosts the world's policymakers as they discuss approaches to solving our most pressing issues. This podcast features a selection of our events. The Atlantic Council promotes constructive leadership and engagement in international affairs based on the Atlantic Community's central role in meeting global challenges. For more information about the Atlantic Council, please visit us at atlanticcouncil.org and subscribe to our podcast, or follow us on Twitter @AtlanticCouncil.

The Atlantic Council regularly hosts the world's policymakers as they discuss approaches to solving our most pressing issues. This podcast features a selection of our events. The Atlantic Council promotes constructive leadership and engagement in international affairs based on the Atlantic Community's central role in meeting global challenges. For more information about the Atlantic Council, please visit us at atlanticcouncil.org and subscribe to our podcast, or follow us on Twitter @AtlanticCouncil.
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The Atlantic Council regularly hosts the world's policymakers as they discuss approaches to solving our most pressing issues. This podcast features a selection of our events. The Atlantic Council promotes constructive leadership and engagement in international affairs based on the Atlantic Community's central role in meeting global challenges. For more information about the Atlantic Council, please visit us at atlanticcouncil.org and subscribe to our podcast, or follow us on Twitter @AtlanticCouncil.

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Press Call: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s US Visit

3/27/2018
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Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is in the United States this week, following recent visits to Egypt and the United Kingdom. One year after his first meeting with President Trump, Mohammed bin Salman continues to advance dramatic social and economic change in the Kingdom. Under the Crown Prince, Saudi Arabia has loosened some restrictions … Continue reading Press Call: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s US Visit →

Duration:01:00:45

Taking Stock of the Transatlantic Relationship: Female Leaders Reflect on 2017

3/8/2018
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On January 31st, the Atlantic Council hosted a conversation with female thought leaders about the current state of the transatlantic relationship. In today’s turbulent political and security environment, the transatlantic alliance is at a critical crossroads. Pressing foreign policy and security challenges – from terrorism and Russian aggression to rising nationalism and waning confidence in … Continue reading Taking Stock of the Transatlantic Relationship: Female Leaders Reflect on 2017 →

Duration:01:07:24

Cybersecurity and Elections, a conversation with Jane Holl Lute

1/17/2018
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What are the short and long-term issues and potential fixes to election cybersecurity issues? Can paper ballots help restore faith in electronic voting? And how important is federal and state cooperation in cybersecurity policy formation? In this episode, Jane Holl Lute, Atlantic Council board director and president and CEO of SICPA North America, and Anni … Continue reading Cybersecurity and Elections, a conversation with Jane Holl Lute →

Duration:00:33:07

2017 Atlantic Council-Korea Foundation Forum

12/22/2017
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What does the Trump administration’s strategy toward the Asia-Pacific mean for US-ROK relations? The December 12 forum, “Reimagining the US-Republic of Korea Partnership in the Trans-Pacific Century,” explored priorities for the US-ROK security alliance and economic partnership. This podcast features the keynote address “Meeting the Foreign Policy Challenges of 2017 and Beyond” delivered by Secretary … Continue reading 2017 Atlantic Council-Korea Foundation Forum →

Duration:01:00:10

Transatlantic Forum on Strategic Communications and Digital Disinformation

11/2/2017
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The Transatlantic Forum on Strategic Communications and Digital Disinformation (StratCom) addressed the threat from hostile governments and radical groups who try to disrupt Western democracies through targeted digital disinformation campaigns. StratCom brought together key stakeholders, researchers, government officials, and members of civil society from the transatlantic community. It featured panels on: Social Media and Radicalization: … Continue reading Transatlantic Forum on Strategic...

Duration:01:22:07

Conference Call – Sanctioning Venezuela: Options and Impact

8/14/2017
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On Wednesday August 9, 2017 the Atlantic Council held a conference call where the options and impacts of US sanctions to Venezuela were discussed. Speakers included: Francisco Monaldi, a fellow in Latin American Energy Policy at the Baker Institute for Public Policy, and David Mortlock, a nonresident senior fellow at the Atlantic Council’s Global Energy Center. … Continue reading Conference Call – Sanctioning Venezuela: Options and Impact →

Duration:00:37:08

2017 Distinguished Leadership Awards – Part 2

6/26/2017
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On Monday, June 5, 2017 the Atlantic Council held its annual Distinguished Leadership Awards. Each year the Atlantic Council honors several distinguished leaders for their versatile contributions to the strengthening of the transatlantic relationship. The event convenes an elite audience of some eight hundred guests from more than fifty countries, including the highest level of government, … Continue reading 2017 Distinguished Leadership Awards – Part 2 →

Duration:00:38:58

2017 Distinguished Leadership Awards – Part 1

6/20/2017
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On Monday, June 5, 2017 the Atlantic Council held its annual Distinguished Leadership Awards. Each year the Atlantic Council honors several distinguished leaders for their versatile contributions to the strengthening of the transatlantic relationship. The event convenes an elite audience of some eight hundred guests from more than fifty countries, including the highest level of government, … Continue reading 2017 Distinguished Leadership Awards – Part 1 →

Duration:01:25:57

Women’s Leadership in Latin America

6/5/2017
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Latin America, with its history of female heads of state, seems to be a rising global leader in terms of notable women in top-level leadership roles. What is the region’s secret sauce? Does this phenomenon translate to the empowerment of women throughout Latin American societies? And are women rising to the top across sectors? On … Continue reading Women’s Leadership in Latin America →

Duration:01:13:43

Launch of the Tallinn Manual 2.0

2/23/2017
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The Atlantic Council’s Cyber Statecraft Initiative, the NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence, and the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands presented the second edition of the Tallinn Manual on the International Law Applicable to Cyber Operations on Wednesday, February 8 at the Atlantic Council.

Duration:02:27:25

Ambassador Samantha Power on Russia

1/31/2017
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Samantha Power gave her final speech as US Ambassador to the United Nations at the Atlantic Council on January 17, outlining the threat that Russia poses to the rules-based international order and what must be done to address that threat.

Duration:01:05:21

Madeleine Albright and Stephen Hadley: A New Approach for the Middle East

12/2/2016
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On November 30, 2016, The Atlantic Council released the Middle East Strategy Task Force: Final Report of the Co-Chairs by former Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright and former National Security Advisor Stephen J. Hadley. The Atlantic Council convened the Middle East Strategy Task Force (MEST) in February 2015 to examine the underlying issues of … Continue reading Madeleine Albright and Stephen Hadley: A New Approach for the Middle East →

Duration:01:29:03

The Kremlin’s Trojan Horses: Russian Influence in France, Germany, and the United Kingdom

11/21/2016
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On November 16, 2016, Dr. Marlene Laruelle, Mr. Neil Barnett, and Dr. Alina Polyakova, who were joined by Dr. Andreas Umland, Dr. Mitchell Orenstein, Dr. Péter Krekó, and Mr. Josh Rogin, launched their report The Kremlin’s Trojan Horses: Russian Influence in France, Germany, and the United Kingdom, a new report from the Atlantic Council’s Dinu … Continue reading The Kremlin’s Trojan Horses: Russian Influence in France, Germany, and the United Kingdom →

Duration:02:08:50

Islamophobia: Overcoming Myths and Engaging in a Better Conversation

11/7/2016
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Islamophobia is on the rise in non-Muslim-majority countries. Following the recent spate of global terrorist attacks, Muslims are increasingly portrayed negatively by the media. Furthermore, some US politicians and their European counterparts have proposed an array of policies – from policing Muslim communities to controlling the flow of refugees and migrants from the Middle East. … Continue reading Islamophobia: Overcoming Myths and Engaging in a Better Conversation →

Duration:01:26:56

Global Risks 2035: Search for a New Normal

10/28/2016
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In the four years since the National Intelligence Council’s Global Trends 2030 was published, the biggest change in the world is the increased risk of major conflict. In 2012, a large-scale US/NATO conflict with Russia or China was close to unthinkable. Now, the post-Cold War security order has broken down, and the consequences are immense, … Continue reading Global Risks 2035: Search for a New Normal →

Duration:01:15:16

The Future of the Army: Today, Tomorrow, and the Day after Tomorrow

10/21/2016
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In light of a shrinking force structure and limited resources despite increasing global commitments, our panelists David Barno and Nora Bensahel, senior fellows at the Atlantic Council’s Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security; Brad Carson, former Undersecretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness at US Department of Defense provide a range of recommendations in three … Continue reading The Future of the Army: Today, Tomorrow, and the Day after Tomorrow →

Duration:01:40:55

Iran Sanctions Update: Political and Investment Environment

9/23/2016
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On September 9, 2016, our panelists Chris Bakemeyer, deputy assistant secretary for Iran at the US Department of State; David Mortlock, nonresident senior fellow with the Atlantic Council’s Global Energy Center; and Barbara Slavin, acting director of the Atlantic Council’s Future of Iran Initiative discussed the outlook for investment in Iran, the ongoing status of … Continue reading Iran Sanctions Update: Political and Investment Environment →

Duration:01:16:22

Leading the Attack: Analyzing the Anti-ISIS Coalition’s Progress

8/8/2016
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On the heels of recent tragic and perhaps paradigm-shifting events such as the Nice attack and Turkish coup attempt, Atlantic Council’s Senior Fellow Michael Weiss and Jasmine El-Gamal analyzed the Anti-ISIS Coalition’s progress in a special members and press call. The call was convened on July 19, moderated by Bilal Saab, director of the Atlantic … Continue reading Leading the Attack: Analyzing the Anti-ISIS Coalition’s Progress →

Duration:00:44:04

Ambassador of France to the United States Gérard Araud on French Leadership in a Post-Brexit Europe

7/29/2016
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Gérard Araud, Ambassador of France to the United States, joins the Atlantic Council’s Future Europe Initiative for a discussion on French leadership in a Post-Brexit Europe. Following the Ambassador’s remarks, Atlantic Council Senior Fellow Jeremie Gallon engages Ambassador Frederic Hof, Director of the Council’s Rafik Hariri Center on the Middle East; Ms. Laure Mandeville, Atlantic … Continue reading Ambassador of France to the United States Gérard Araud on French Leadership in a...

Duration:01:22:04

Analysis on Attempted Coup in Turkey

7/22/2016
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As news continued to flow in in regarding the attempted coup in Turkey on July 15, analysts Sir Peter Westmacott, Aaron Stein, and Matthew Bryza joined in on a Members Conference Call to provide analysis for the future of Turkish politics, and the implications for the fight against ISIS. The conference call took place on … Continue reading Analysis on Attempted Coup in Turkey →

Duration:03:14:58