Foreign Policy Research Institute A Nation Must Think Before it Acts Think Tanks: Philadelphia Scholars and the DC Policy Connection

Think Tanks: Philadelphia Scholars and the DC Policy Connection

  • Date / Time:
  • January 21, 2015
  • 2:30 pm
  • Venue:
  • Colonial Penn Center Auditorium
  • 3641 Locust Walk
  • Philadelphia. PA. US. 19104

A panel discussion marking the launch of the 2014 Global Go To Think Tank Index*

Featuring a panel discussion on the relationship between Philadelphia’s scholars and think tanks and the foreign policymaking process.

Program Chair: Amy Gadsden, Executive Director, Penn Global

Remarks by:

  • William Burke-White, Inaugural Director, Perry World House
  • Jim McGann, Director, Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program (TTCSP), Lauder Institute

Panelists include:

  • Matt Bennett, Senior Vice President for External Affairs of Third Way
  • Emily O. Goldman, Senior Advisor, US Cyber Command, and former FPRI Intern
  • Michael Horowitz, Associate Professor of Political Science and Senior Fellow, FPRI
  • Alan Luxenberg, President, FPRI

Light refreshments to follow the program.

*In addition to an event being held by the United Nations, the Launch of the Global Go To Think Tank Index on January 22, 2015 will be marked by think tank events involving 64 organizations in 55 global cities in 45 countries.


Pre-Registration is encouraged. Please use this link to register: