Conferences@934: Season 2011 - 2012
April 30, 2012:
The challenges of the Jewish Community in France
Speakers: Dr. Richard PRASQUIER, President, CRIF, and Malcolm HOENLEIN, Executive Vice Chairman, CPMAJO.
February 29, 2012:
Should we Fear China?
Speakers: Stephen A. ORLINS, President of the National Committee on United States – China Relations, and Claude MEYER, Professor at Sciences Po Paris, author of China or Japan: Which Will Lead Asia?
February 23, 2012:
From Matisse to Louise Bourgeois: inside the intimate circles of 20th Century Masters
Speakers: Rosamond Bernier, Founder of the art magazine L’ŒIL, and Dominique Nabokov, Photographer.
January 19, 2012:
The Responsibility to Protect: a New Tool for Peacekeeping
Speakers: Hervé Ladsous, Head of the Department of Peacekeeping Operations at the United Nations, and Michael Doyle, Professor of U.S. Foreign and Security Policy at Columbia University.
Monday, December 12, 2011:
Is there still a French Gastronomy
Speakers: Adam Gopnik, American writer, essayist, editor at The New Yorker and author of The Table Comes First: Family, France, and the Meaning of Food (2011), and Layla Demay, French writer, journalist, and author of Les Pintades passent à la casserole (2010)
November 30, 2011:
New opportunities for the French-American Relations
Speakers: François Delattre, Ambassador of France to the United States, and Michael Oreskes, Senior Managing Editor at Associated Press
October 31, 2011:
Contagion, fiction and reality
Speakers: Adolfo García-Sastre, Professor in the Department of Microbiology and in the Division of Infectious Diseases at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York, and Bruno Chomel, Professor for Population Health and Reproduction at the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicin
September 27, 2011:
Iran and the Nuclear Threat.
Speakers: His Excellency Gérard Araud, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of France to the UN in New York and Colum Lynch, Staff Writer from The Washington Post.