Calendar

  1. A Conversation with His Excellency Ban Ki-moon

    Tuesday April 25 - 6:00pm
    His Excellency Ban Ki-moon Angelopoulos Global Public Leaders Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School Eighth Secretary-General of the United Nations Edward S. Mason Fellow and MPA 1984, Harvard Kennedy School Joseph S. Nye Jr. Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor Former Dean of Harvard Kennedy School Graham Allison (Moderator) Douglas Dillon Professor of Government and Director, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs ***HARVARD ID REQUIRED*** The Eighth Secretary General of the United Nations, His Excellency Ban Ki-moon addressed the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum on the major international events of the past decade while he served as UN Secretary General. He recounted his efforts to steer the nations of the UN toward ambitious commitments to fight poverty and save the environment. He also warned against nuclear proliferation, emphasizing the importance of economic sanctions as strategy to reduce North Korean aggression. Graham Allison moderated the Forum.
  2. Turkey in Turmoil, At Home and Abroad led by IOP Fellow Jon Finer and Amanda Sloat

    Wednesday April 26 - 5:00pm
    With special guest Amanda Sloat Former Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Turkey, Greece and Cyprus
  3. Turkey in Turmoil, At Home and Abroad led by IOP Fellow Jon Finer and Amanda Sloat

    Wednesday April 26 - 5:00pm
    With special guest Amanda Sloat Former Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Turkey, Greece and Cyprus
  4. Men Without Work

    Wednesday April 26 - 6:00pm
    Nicholas Eberstadt Henry Wendt Chair in Political Economy, American Enterprise Institute Author, Men Without Work: America's Invisible Crisis Jason Furman Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics Chair, Council of Economic Advisers (2013-2017) Lawrence H. Summers  Charles W. Eliot University Professor of Harvard University Co-Director, Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government, Harvard Kennedy School  
  5. A Conversation with the Honorable John Kasich

    Wednesday April 26 - 8:00pm
    John Kasich 69th Governor of Ohio Author, Two Paths: America Divided or United   David Gergen (Moderator) Professor of Public Service and Co-Director, Center for Public Leadership, Harvard Kennedy School ***THIS EVENT IS TICKETED*** To enter the lottery, go HERE before Wednesday, April 19th at midnight.  Winners will be notified by email Thursday, April 20th via email.  Winners must pick up their tickets at the Institute of Politics on Friday, April 21st between 9:00 and 5:00 PM or Monday, April 24th, between 9:00 AM and 5:00 PM; a valid ID must be presented to pick up a ticket.  No Exceptions.  
  6. A Conversation with James Clapper and Mike Rogers

    Tuesday May 2 - 6:00pm
    James R. Clapper, Jr. Director of National Intelligence (2010-2017) Senior Fellow, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs   Mike Rogers Senior Fellow, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs Chair, House Intelligence Committee (2011-2015) Graham Allison (Moderator) Douglas Dillon Professor of Government and Director, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs