Conference Schedule

March 31, 2017 (Friday)

TBD Tour and Briefing The Heritage Foundation
5:00-5:15pm Opening Ceremonies

Welcome from the Steering Committee

Mortara Center for International Studies
5:30-6:15 pm Keynote Address

His Excellency Peter Wittig, The Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany


Question & Answer

6:15-6:30 pm Intermission
6:30-7:15pm Dialogue on European Politics with Q&A
7:15-7:30pm Closing Remarks –

Brendan Keenan & Will Liao

(Co-Chairs of the Walsh Exchange)


April 1, 2017 (Saturday)

9:15-10:00am Breakfast Mortara Center for International Studies
10:00-11:30am Panel Session 1: Security & Conflict Resolution
11:30am-12:30pm Lunch
12:30-2:00pm Panel Session 2: Culture, Prejudice & Political Memory
2:00-3:00pm Networking Reception
3:00-4:30pm Panel Session 3: Peace, Democracy and Diplomacy
4:30-5:00pm Closing Ceremonies and Photos