Campus Events

Johns Hopkins SAIS Events


February 2018


March 2018

  • Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 12:30pm to 1:45pm
    Location: Room 806, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    The European and Eurasian Studies Program (EES) and the Center for Transatlantic Relations (CTR) invites you to a special seminar with distinguished author and Professor Paul Lendvai on "The Authoritarian Temptation from Putin to Orban." Moderated by Professor Charles Gati. 

    The seminar...

  • Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
    Location: Kenney Herter Auditorium, 1740 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington DC

    Dr. Robert Klitgaard, Professor of Claremont Graduate University

    Title: What Will Work Here: Version 2.0 of Policy Analysis and Evaluation

    Dr. Robert Klitgaard, an expert on corruption and institutional reform, will discuss ways to improve our current policy analysis and evaluation...

  • Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
    Location: Room 806, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    We know that there are no silver bullets: improving health service delivery depends on learning what works and what doesn’t in different contexts, often working hand in hand with implementers and communities.

    This DC Health Systems Board event will bring together researchers and...

  • Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:30pm
    Location: Room 517, 1740 Massachusetts Avenue, NW

    Mr. Brian Kingston, Vice President for International and Fiscal Issues at the Business Council of Canada, will provide a midcourse assessment of the ongoing renegotiation of NAFTA.The Business Council of Canada represents 150 chief executives and entrepreneurs in all sectors and...

  • Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
    Location: Room 806, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    The Edwin O. Reischauer Center for East Asian Studies at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) cordially invites you to a seminar with Dr. Alexandre Mansourov. He will examine recent political and military changes in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea and...

  • Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
    Location: Rome Auditorium, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    The European Union has opened the window for accession of new Balkan members starting in 2025. It is not clear when the window will close. Can the countries of the region take advantage of this opportunity? Who leads and who trails? What can be done to ensure success?

  • Monday, March 26, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
    Location: Room 500, 1717 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    A discussion and exchange with Nouf Alrakan, CEO - Educational Initiatives Co | Secretary General - Societal Development Committee at Riyadh Government Principality on the contributions and goals of Saudi women in Vision 2030.


  • Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 4:45pm to 5:45pm
    Location: Rome Auditorium, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    UK Ministry of Defense Permanent Secretary Stephen Lovegrove and Vice Chief of the Defense Staff General Sir Gordon Messenger will join the school for a discussion on modernization, innovation, and how allies can work together to generate complementary approaches which help to solve common...

  • Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
    Location: Room 500, 1717 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    Over the past decade, oil and gas production in the US has surged dramatically—thanks largely to technological advances such as high-volume hydraulic fracturing, more commonly known as “fracking.” This rapid increase has generated widespread debate, with proponents touting economic and energy-...

  • Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 12:30pm to 1:55pm
    Location: Room 736, 1717 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    Alex Thurston is Assistant Professor of Teaching in the African Studies Program at Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service. He specializes in the study of Islam and politics in West Africa and North Africa. He holds a PhD in Religious Studies from Northwestern University and an MA in...