Coping with Change: The Middle East and the Second Obama Administration2013 Soref Symposium
May 8, 2013
The Washington Institute convened a broad array of policymakers, activists, scholars, and journalists from around the world for The Washington Institute's annual policy conference in Washington, DC.
The Washington Institute convened a select group of policymakers, journalists, diplomats, and experts for the 2013 Soref Symposium - a day of in-depth discussion and debate on the key issues facing America in the volatile Middle East.
David Rennie, Lexington columnist, Washington Bureau, The Economist David Sanger, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and chief Washington correspondent, New York Times Joby Warrick, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and national security reporter, Washington Post
Alexander Shumilin, director, Center for the Analysis of Middle East Conflicts, Institute for U.S. and Canadian Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences; Fikra Forum contributor Wu Bingbing, associate professor, Department of Arabic Language and Culture, Peking University
Sir Michael Leigh, consultant and senior advisor, German Marshall Fund, former director-general, European Commission Brenda Shaffer, visiting researcher, Center for Eurasian, Russian, and East European Studies, Georgetown University