The Middle East Policy Council's 87th Capitol Hill Conference has concluded. The full video and unedited transcript are available below. A policy brief derived from this event can be read here. The panel, held January 11, 2017, offered diverse perspectives on U.S. commitments and engagements in the Middle East for the new administration. To receive invitations to future events, click here, or follow us on Twitter and Facebook. To view our recent Capitol Hill Conferences, click here.
Visiting Lecturer in Law, Yale Law School Senior Policy Advisor, Hillary Clinton for President 2016 Former Deputy Assistant, President Barack Obama Former National Security Advisor, Vice President Joe Biden
Founder and CEO, Metis Solutions Nonresident Senior Fellow, Foundation for Defense of Democracies Former Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs, Secretary of Defense Robert Gates Chairman, NATO High Level Group (HLG) Senior Advisor and Subject Matter Expert, Supreme Allied Commander, NATO
Counselor and Senior Advisor for Security and Defense Policy, The German Marshall Fund of the United States Former Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs, Secretaries of Defense Leon Panetta and Chuck Hagel Special Assistant to President Barack Obama and Senior Director, National Security Council
President and CEO, Center for the National Interest Publisher, The National Interest Former Chairman of the Center for Russian and Eurasian Programs and Senior Associate, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace