Event: Conferences

Fall 2017 Conference

China, Iran, North Korea, Russia, Turkey...the list of chronic challenges around the globe is not getting any shorter.

The Council of American Ambassadors has brought together leading policy practitioners and scholars to analyze these deep-seated problems and concerns. Please join us for what promises to be a fascinating discussion.


The Schedule of Events follows.

This two-day program is by invitation only. Pre-registration is required.


Monday, November 6, 2017

Ambassadors Roundtable Luncheon

12:00 - 2:00 PM

50 Vanderbilt Avenue, New York


Board of Directors Meeting

2:30 - 5:00 PM

24th Floor

200 Park Avenue, New York



6:30 - 8:00 PM

Business Attire

Venue information will be provided at the time of registration


Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Fall Conference and Luncheon

"A World of Troubles: Chronic Challenges Around the Globe"

8:55 AM - 3:00 PM

7 W. 43rd Street, New York


Confirmed presenters include:


Robert D. Blackwill

Council on Foreign Relations


Andrew J. Nathan

Columbia University


David L. Phillips

Columbia University


Daniel Russel

Asia Society Policy Institute

Assistant Secretary of State for East Asia and Pacific Affairs, 2013-2017


Gary Sick

Member, National Security Council under Presidents Ford, Carter and Reagan


Frank G. Wisner

Ambassador to India, the Philippines, Egypt and Zambia





Nov 6, 2017 - Nov 7, 2017


New York, New York