Washington, D.C. — As Egypt heads into the second round of its presidential elections later in June, the Center for American Progress will host a program on Tuesday, June 5, from noon to 2 p.m. to discuss the full range of security, political, diplomatic, and economic challenges linked to Egypt’s transitions.
The first part of the program will include an in-depth discussion with Ambassador Frank Wisner, former U.S. ambassador to Egypt. The second panel will discuss the economic and security policy challenges in Egypt along with two policy papers the Center for American Progress is releasing on Egypt.
Panel One: Discussion on U.S.-Egypt Relations with Ambassador Frank Wisner
Rudy deLeon, Senior Vice President of National Security and International Policy, Center for American Progress
Panel Two: Responding to Egypt’s Political, Economic, and Security Transitions
Tamara Cofman Wittes, Senior Fellow and Director of the Saban Center for Middle East Policy, Brookings Institution
Sabina Dewan, Director of Globalization and International Employment, Center for American Progress
Brian Katulis, Senior Fellow, Center for American Progress
James Traub, author and columnist
A light lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m.
Tuesday, June 5, 2012
12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
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