Conferences@934: Season 2009 - 2010
November, 10th 2009 :
From Afpak to PakAf.
Speakers: Visiting Professor at Columbia University Christophe Jaffrelot, in partnership with the Alliance program
December, 16th 2009 :
The European Union after the Lisbon Treaty.
Speakers: his Excellency Pierre Vimont, Ambassador of France to the United States, and Dr. Andrew Moravcsik, Professor and Director of the European Union Program at Princeton University.
January, 23rd 2010 :
Islam and National Identity in France - A Discussion on the French Model of Integration.
Speakers: Justin Vaïsse, Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution and Jonathan Laurence, Professor of Political Science, Boston College.
February, 25th 2010 :
What Outlook for Financial Regulation in the Context of a Growing Public Debt Burden ?
Speakers: Thomas Philippon is an Associate Professor of Finance at NYU’s Stern School of Business, and Mr. Brian Fabbri is a Chief Economist for North America at BNP Paribas New York.
March, 4th 2010 :
Speakers: His Excellency Gérard Araud, French Ambassador to the UN and the director Romuald Sciora, moderated by James Traub from New York Times.
March, 16th 2010 :
Pandemics: Lessons Learned from the Fight Against AIDS.
Speakers: Françoise Barré-Sinoussi, Nobel Laureate in Medicine and Ian J. Glomski, Assistant Professor of Microbiology.
March, 24th 2010 :
Evolutions of Jewish communities in France and the United States.
Speakers: Dr. Richard Prasquier, President of CRIF and Mr. David Harris, Executive Director of the American Jewish Committee.
April, 14th 2010 :
The financial crisis exit and the economic perspectives.
Speakers: PlaNet Finance’s Founder and President Mr. Jacques Attali debated the financial crisis exit and the economic perspectives with Mr. Michel David-Weill, Chairman of Eurazeo’s Supervisory Board.
April, 15th 2010 :
NATO and its Transformation in the 21st Century.
Speakers: General Stéphane Abrial, Supreme Allied Commander Transformation, NATO.
May, 5th 2010 :
US & French Legal Cultures - Complementary or rival systems?
Speakers: Antoine Garapon, Judge, Secretary General of the Institute for High Judicial Studies in France (IHEJ) and Daniel Schimmel, Lawyer, Partner of Kelley Drye and Warren LLP - New York.