Global Conference 2017

U.S. and Russia relations have reached a perilous moment, with events in Eastern Europe, Syria and allegations of Russian interference in the U.S. presidential election straining the bilateral relationship to levels not seen or felt since the Cold War. How does this movie play out? This panel examines the needs and political considerations for both nations going forward.

  • What are the economic and investment prospects for Russia?
  • Putin and Trump: Who has the upper hand and for how long?
  • What is the state of Russian relations with the U.S., Europe and China?
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Michael Crowley

Senior Foreign Affairs Correspondent, Politico


Jane Harman

Director, President and CEO, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars; Former Congresswoman

Daniel Russell

President and CEO, U.S.–Russia Business Council

Andrew Weiss

Vice President for Studies, Russia and Eurasia Program, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Nikolai Zelenski

CEO, Nordgold

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