Past Event

The Chicago Council on Global Affairs: 2012 NATO Summit-Related Activities

March 28, 2012 - May 4, 2012

Chicago, IL

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  • March 28 – 30: Smart Defense: Can a Lean NATO Meet the Challenges of the 21st Century?
  • April 26: Sustaining the L’Aquila Commitment
  • April 29 – May 1: Developing Talent to Drive Innovation in a Global Society: 5th Global University Summit Program
  • May 2- 4: Restoring Global Economic Stability
  • May 18 – 21: Young Atlanticist Summit

Speaker Series

In Jeopardy? Europe and the Transatlantic Alliance Speaker

  • March 1: Ivo Daalder, U.S. Permanent Representative to NATO
  • March 28: R. Nicholas Burns, former Ambassador to NATO
  • April 23: Martin Wolf, Financial Times columnist
  • May 2: Madeleine K. Albright, former U.S. Secretary of State

On the Summits: Perspectives from Global Leaders

  • March 21: Sir Peter Westmacott, British Ambassador to the U.S. 
  • May 2: Vaclav Klaus, President of the Czech Republic & James G. Stavridis, Supreme Allied Commander Admiral

More information can be found on the Chicago Council on Global Affairs website.

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