8:00 am – 9:00am

Registration (Hall of Flags) and Breakfast (Cabot 7th Floor Lounge)

9:00 am – 10:30 am

Opening Remarks & Keynote Address (Cabot 702)

Welcome: Jenifer Burckett-Picker, Fletcher Ph.D. Program Director

Keynote Introduction: Gerard Sheehan, Executive Associate Dean

Keynote Address: Dr. Hans Binnendijk, Senior Fellow, Center for Transatlantic Relations at Johns Hopkins University's School of Advanced International Studies

10:45 am – 12:15 pm

Panel Session 1

1A: Nuclear Proliferation Cascades?: Lessons from Asia (Cabot 702)

1B: Standing Together?: Limits to Dissent in Divided Societies (Cabot 703)
12:15 pm – 1:30 pm

Networking Lunch (Cabot 7th Floor Lounge)

1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Panel Session 2

2A: Political Networks: Statebuilding, Identity, and Governance (Cabot 702)

2B: Frenemies?: China and ASEAN’s Evolving Relationship (Cabot 703)

3:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Coffee Break (Cabot 7th Floor Lounge)

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Policy Roundtable Discussion 3A:

Perspectives on the Islamic State (Cabot 702)


Closing Remarks: Sarah Detzner, Conference Co-Chair

5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Reception (Cabot 7th Floor Lounge)