Dr. Andrew Kuchins
Center for Strategic and International Studies
The Future of Russia and the US-Russian Relationship
6:00 – 8:00 PM, Marriott Residence Inn, Pentagon City
Andrew Kuchins is a senior fellow and director of the CSIS Russia and Eurasia Program. He is an internationally renowned expert on Russian foreign and domestic policies who publishes widely and is frequently called on by business, government, media, and academic leaders for comment and consulting on Russian and Eurasian affairs. His recently published books, articles, and reports include The Russia Balance Sheet (coauthored with Anders Aslund, 2009) and Economic Whiplash in Russia: An Opportunity to Bolster U.S.-Russia Commercial Ties? (Biography)
For the Rethinking Seminar Dr. Kuchins will address topics such as:
· Russia’s Alternative Futures: Likely Paths and Critical Determinants
· Russian Foreign Policy: Key Motivations, Drivers, and Priorities
· Russian Domestic Development: Key Issues and Trends
· Russian Military Development and Arms Control: Goals, Prospects, and Obstacles
· Options in US National and Security Policies: What to Do and What to Avoid
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No cost for the Seminar
Where: Marriott Residence Inn, 550 Army-Navy Drive, Arlington, VA (Pentagon City) See area map and Google Earth view
Metro Stop: Pentagon City
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1. After 6:00PM at meters along Army-Navy Drive; patrolled frequently before 6:00
2. After 5:00PM in the Pentagon Lot across Army-Navy Drive for ANYONE (See overhead view on Directions page.)
Light supper buffet: available 30 minutes before the Seminar for $10
Dress: uniform of the day or civilian casual
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