In partnership with CSIS we are pleased to invite you to the 8th annual Transatlantic Forum on Russia. This year's conference will examine transatlantic policy towards Ukraine, Georgia, and Moldova five years after Russia's illegal annexation of Crimea and military incursion into eastern Ukraine. The Transatlantic Forum on Russia is part of a broader effort to formulate an enduring transatlantic policy framework towards Russia, with an examination of regional security, political, and economic developments.
09:00 Welcoming Remarks:
09:10-10:00 Keynote Address: U.S. Policy toward Russia: A View from Congress - Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-MD)
10:00-11:30 Panel One: Five Years After the Annexation of Crimea and Military Incursion into the Donbas: Where Does the Transatlantic Community Go from Here?
Moderator: Dr. Ernest Wyciszkiewicz, Director, Centre for Polish-Russian Dialogue and Understanding (CPRDU)
11:45-13:15 Panel Two: Belarus, Moldova and Georgia: What Does the Future Hold?
Dr. Mamuka Tsereteli, Senior Fellow, Central Asia-Caucasus Institute at AFPC
13:45 Journalist Roundtable: The White House and the Evolution of U.S. Policy toward Russia