Open Event Detail

A New Vision for America's Future: Young Leaders Shaping an International Agenda



July 8, 2008


5:00 - 7:00pm


CSIS B-1 Conference Center
1800 K Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20006

Associated Programs:

Next America

Related Research Focus:

International Security


Colin Powell

(01:26:18 wmv) | Audio (01:26:38 streaming mp3)

Keynote Address:

General Colin L. Powell, USA (Ret.)

65th United States Secretary of State

Followed by a
Roundtable Discussion with Young Leaders:

  • Elizabeth Sullivan, Moderator & Co-Director, Next America Project, CSIS

  • Amar Bakshi, PostGlobal, Washington Post
    How the world sees America

  • Seth Green, Founder of Americans for Informed Democracy
    How young Americans view the world

  • Rachel Hoff, Young Professionals in Foreign Policy & Young Republicans National Federation
    Young people and American politics

  • Westley Moore, Investment Banker, Citigroup
    Military service and American Journeys into Manhood

The Next America Project seeks to engage future leaders in a substantive international policy debate in order to shape a new vision for America's role in the world. Next America will challenge young leaders to develop a vision for tackling tomorrow's toughest issues.

Over the next several weeks, Next America will facilitate online debates on a series of critical global challenges facing America and the world.

Please visit http://nextamerica.csis.org for more information.

Center for Strategic and International Studies, 1800 K Street, NW, Washington DC, 20006 | Tel: 202-887-0200 | Fax: 202-775-3199