Program of the 2014 Annual Meeting

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Washington, D.C., April 25-7, 2014

At the Mandarin Oriental Hotel

Conference Chairman: Joseph S. Nye, Jr., North American Chairman, Trilateral Commission; University Distinguished Service Professor and former Dean, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, Cambridge

Friday, April 25

12:00 PM Lunch

1:15 PM
SESSION 1: UNITED STATES POLITICS AND ECONOMY
Chair: Michael Duffy, Executive Editor, TIME Magazine, Washington
Panel:
Chris Van Hollen (D-MD), Ranking Democratic Member, Committee on the Budget, U.S. House of Representatives, Washington

2:30 PM
SESSION 2: A VIEW FROM WASHINGTON
Speaker: John Kerry, U.S. Secretary of State, Washington
Interlocutor:
Joseph S. Nye, Jr., North American Chairman, Trilateral Commission, University Distinguished Service Professor and former Dean, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, Cambridge

3:45 PM
SESSION 3: RESTRUCTURING INTERNATIONAL TRADE: Multilateralism vs. Regionalism
Chair: Peter Sutherland, Chairman, Goldman Sachs International, London; Chairman of the London School of Economics; UN Special Representative for Migration and Development; former Director General, GATT/WTO
Panel:
Peter Mandelson, Member of the House of Lords; Chairman, Global Counsel;
Senior Advisor, Lazard, London; former European Trade Commissioner
Jaime Serra, SAI Derecho & Economia, Mexico City
Bark Tae-Ho, Professor of International Studies, Seoul National University, Seoul; former Republic of Korea Minister of Trade

7:00 PM
RECEPTION AND DINNER
Speaker: Henry A. Kissinger, Chairman, Kissinger Associates, Inc., New York; former U.S.
Secretary of State; former U.S. Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs
Interlocutor:
Joseph S. Nye, Jr., North American Chairman, Trilateral Commission, University Distinguished Service Professor and former Dean, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, Cambridge

Saturday, April 26

9:00 AM
SESSION 4: RUSSIA TASK FORCE
Chair: Strobe Talbott, President, The Brookings Institution, Washington; former U.S. Deputy Secretary of State for Global Affairs
Panel:
Paula Dobriansky, Senior Fellow, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, JFK School of Government, Harvard University, Cambridge
Andrzej Olechowski, Chairman, Supervisory Board, Bank Handlowy; Professor, Vistula University; former Polish Minister of Foreign Affairs and of Finance
Shotaro Oshima, Chairman, Institute for International Economic Studies, Tokyo; former Japanese Ambassador to Korea
Igor Yurgens, Chairman, Institute of Contemporary Development (INSOR);
Chairman, Federation of Russian Insurance Companies, Moscow

11:00 AM
SESSION 5: DEALING WITH CYBER THREATS: WHAT ARE/SHOULD BE THE RULES OF THE ROAD?
Chair: Jane Harman, Director, President, and CEO, Woodrow Wilson International
Center for Scholars, Washington; former Member (D-CA), U.S. House of Representatives
Conversants:
Jon Huntsman, Jr., Chairman, Atlantic Council; Chairman, Atlantic Council International Advisory Board, Washington
Eric Schmidt, Executive Chairman, Google Inc., Mountain View, CA
Respondents:
Wolfgang Ischinger, Chairman Munich Security Conference, Global Head Public Policy and Economic Research, Allianz SE, Munich
Subramanian Ramadorai, Vice Chairman, Tata Consultancy Services, Mumbai

1:00 PM Lunch
SESSION 6: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY SYSTEM
Speaker: David Lipton, First Deputy Managing Director, International Monetary Fund
Interlocutor:
Jean-Claude Trichet, Chairman, Group of Thirty; Chairman, BRUEGEL Institute; former President, European Central Bank, Paris

2:30 PM
SESSION 7: ENERGY RESOURCES: DEVELOPMENT AND ITS EFFECT ON CLIMATE AND ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGE IN THE SHORT & LONG TERM
Chair: Jim Prentice, Vice Chairman, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, Calgary & Toronto
Panel:
Steven E. Koonin, Director, Center for Urban Science and Progress (CUSP), New York University, Brooklyn; former Under Secretary of Energy for Science, U.S. Department of Energy
Giuseppe Recchi, Chairman Eni, Rome
John Hewson, Professor, Crawford School, ANU, Canberra; Chairman, Asset Owner's Disclosure Project; former Leader, Federal Opposition

4:15 PM
SESSION 8: THE FUTURE OF EUROPEAN ECONOMIC & MONETARY GOVERNANCE AND ITS RELEVANCE TO THE WORLD
Chair: Jean-Claude Trichet, former President, European Central Bank, Paris
Panel:
André Sapir, Rapporteur of the Task Force on "Credible European Governance"; Professor of Economics at ECARES, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) and Senior Fellow, BRUEGEL; Vice-Chair, Advisory Scientific Committee of European Systemic Risk Board
Lawrence Summers, Charles W. Eliot University Professor, Harvard University, Cambridge
Toyoo Gyohten, President, Institute for International Monetary Affairs, Tokyo

7:00 PM, Reception, National Building Museum
SESSION 9: THE U.S. ECONOMY
Speaker: Brian Deese, Deputy Director of U.S. Office of Management and Budget, Executive Office of the President, Washington
Interlocutor:
E. Gerald Corrigan, Managing Director, Goldman, Sachs & Co., New York; former President, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

SUNDAY, APRIL 27

9:00 AM
SESSION 10: THE FUTURE OF ASIA: POLITICAL & SECURITY DEVELOPMENTS
Chair: Han Sung-Joo, Chairman, The International Policy Studies Institute of Korea, Seoul
Panel:
Yoichi Funabashi, Chairman, Rebuilding Japan Initiative Foundation, Tokyo
Thomas Donilon, Senior Fellow, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Cambridge; former U.S. National Security Advisor
Choi Young Jin, Former Korean Ambassador to the UN and USA; former Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Cote d'Ivoire (UNOCI), Seoul
C. Raja Mohan, Senior Fellow, Observer Research Foundation, New Delhi
Wu Jianmin, Executive Chairman of China Institute for Innovation and Development Strategy; Professor of China Foreign Affairs University

11:15 AM
SESSION 11: CONVULSIONS IN THE MIDDLE EAST: DO WE HAVE GOOD OPTIONS?
Chair: David Ignatius, Senior Columnist, The Washington Post, Washington
Panel:
David Miliband, President and Chief Executive Officer, International Rescue Committee, New York; former British Foreign Secretary
Hassan Wirajuda, Former Indonesian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Jakarta
Wendy J. Chamberlin, President, Middle East Institute, Washington
Ján Kubiš, Special Representative of the UN Secretary General for Afghanistan and Head of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA), Kabul; former Slovak Foreign Minister

1:00 PM
CLOSING REMARKS BY THE TRILATERAL CHAIRMEN

1:15 PM Informal Lunch

The next Trilateral Commission Meeting will be held in Montreal, Friday, November 7, to Sunday, November 9, 2014

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