Fletcher Political Risk Conference Schedule - March 8, 2019

The Fletcher School
160 Packard Avenue


8:30 am

Registration Opens [Hall of Flags]
Coffee and continental breakfast

9:00 am

Welcome from FPRG Leadership [ASEAN Auditorium]

9:10 am

Opening Remarks [ASEAN Auditorium]
Dean Ad Interim Ian Johnstone, The Fletcher School

9:25 am

Featured Speaker [ASEAN Auditorium]
DJ Peterson | President, Longview Global Advisors


9:45 am

Panel One: Birth of a New World Disorder [ASEAN Auditorium]
Mary Cline | Ernst & Young
Charles Myers | Signum Global Advisors
Shehzad H. Qazi | Chine Beige Book International
Tom West | The Cohen Group
Moderated by Edward Schumacher-Matos, Professor of Public Diplomacy, Director of the Edward R. Murrow Center for a Digital World, The Fletcher School


10:45 am

Coffee Break [Hall of Flags]

11:00 am

Morning Breakout Sessions [Cabot and Mugar Classrooms]
Andras Petho | Direkt36
Wolfango Piccoli | Teneo
FPRG Case Study Competition Final

12:00 pm

Lunch [Hall of Flags]


1:00 pm

Keynote Address [ASEAN Auditorium]
Meredith Sumpter | Head of Research Strategy & Operations, Eurasia Group
Introduction by Zoltan Feher, Co-Chair, Fletcher Political Risk Conference


2:00 pm

Afternoon Breakout Sessions [Cabot and Mugar Classrooms]
Dr. David Glancy | Professor of Strategy and Statecraft
Cenk Sidar | GlobalWonks

3:00 pm

Coffee Break [Hall of Flags]


3:15 pm

Panel Two: Operating in an Age of Crises [ASEAN Auditorium]
Sarah Cartmell | Ford Motor Company
DJ Peterson | Longview Global Advisors
Matthew Shapiro | Oxford Analytica
Sarah Thorn | Walmart
Moderated by Daniel Drezner, Professor of International Politics, The Fletcher School


4:30 pm

Closing Remarks [ASEAN Auditorium]
Co-Chairs of the Fletcher Political Risk Conference

4:45 pm

Reception [Hall of Flags]