Johns Hopkins SAIS to host "Prospects for U.S. Global Development Leadership in the Trump Era," on Tuesday, March 28, 2017

“Prospects for U.S. Global Development Leadership in the Trump Era,” will be hosted at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS).
Following the Trump administration’s announcement of a proposed 28 percent budget cut to the State Department and USAID, leading experts in the diplomacy and foreign aid community will offer their outlook on the prospects for continued U.S. global development leadership. 
Welcome Remarks
Lorenzo Piccio
M.A. Candidate at Johns Hopkins SAIS and President of the SAIS Development Society
John Norris
Executive Director of Sustainable Security and Peacebuilding Initiative at the Center for American Progress
George Ingram
Senior Fellow, Global Economy and Development at the Brookings Institution
Gregory Adams
Managing Director of Locus
Cinnamon Dornsife
Senior Advisor of the International Development Program and Senior Fellow at the Foreign Policy Institute at Johns Hopkins SAIS
Time and Date
12:30 to 2:00 p.m.
Tuesday March 28, 2017
Johns Hopkins SAIS
Bernstein Offit Building, Room 500
1717 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20036
The event is open to the public and media, with registration. Members of the working press can RSVP through the online registration form. Camera setup will only be permitted from 12:00 – 12:30 p.m.
Media Contacts
Stacy A. Anderson (for logistic inquiries)
Communications Manager
Johns Hopkins SAIS
202.663.5620 office
202.853.7983 mobile
Lorenzo Piccio (for agenda inquiries)
SAIS Development Society
202.812.3425 mobile
About Johns Hopkins SAIS
A division of Johns Hopkins University, the School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) is a global institution that offers students an international perspective on today's critical issues. For more than 70 years, Johns Hopkins SAIS has produced great leaders, thinkers, and practitioners of international relations. Public leaders and private sector executives alike seek the counsel of the faculty, whose ideas and research inform and shape policy. Johns Hopkins SAIS offers a global perspective across three campus locations: Bologna, Italy; Nanjing, China; and Washington, D.C. The school’s interdisciplinary curriculum is strongly rooted in the study of international economics, international relations, and regional studies, preparing students to address multifaceted challenges in the world today.
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Wednesday, March 22, 2017