Agenda

8:00 a.m.      Registration and Networking Breakfast

8:45 a.m.      Welcome and Introductory Remarks

Angela Stent, Director of the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East      European Studies, Georgetown University

Myron Brilliant, Executive Vice President and Head of International, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

9:00 a.m.      Keynote Address

Carlos Gutierrez, Chair, Albright Stonebridge Group

9:30 a.m.      Q&A

Moderated by: Angela Stent, Director of CERES, Georgetown University

9:45 a.m.      Coffee Break

10:00 a.m.    Plenary Session:  The Politics of Transition

Moderated by:  Angela Stent, Director of CERES, Georgetown University

Fredo Arias-King, President, CASLA Institute

Włodzimierz Cimoszewicz, Former Prime Minister of Poland

Paula Dobriansky, Senior Fellow, JFK Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard University

Ted Piccone, Senior Fellow, The Brookings Institution

11:00 a.m.    Q & A

11:15 a.m.    Coffee Break

11:30 a.m.    Plenary Session:  Economic & Social Dimension of Reforms

Moderated by:  Vadim Grishin, Adjunct Professor, Georgetown   University

Dr. Barbara Kotschwar, Research Fellow, The Peterson Institute for   International Economics

Vladimir Mau, Rector, Academy of the National Economy

Carmelo Mesa-Lago, Professor Emeritus of Economics and Latin American Studies, University of Pittsburgh

Jose Juan Ruiz, Chief Economist, Inter-American Development Bank

12:30 p.m.    Q&A

12:45 p.m.    Break

1:00 p.m.     Luncheon Keynote Conversation:  Business Engagement Strategy

Moderated by:  Jodi Bond, Vice President for the Americas, U.S. Chamber   of Commerce

Devry Boughner, Vice President, Corporate Affairs, Cargill

Michael Goldberg, Senior Partner, Baker Botts LLP

Jake Colvin, Executive Director of the Global Innovation Forum and Vice President for Global Trade Issues, National Foreign Trade Council

2:15 p.m.     Q&A Closing Remarks

2:30 p.m.     Closing Remarks

Marc Chernick, Director, Center for Latin American Studies and Associate     Professor, School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University

Vadim Grishin, Adjunct Professor, Georgetown University