Iraq, Iran, & Beyond: America Faces the Future

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Date/Time: 24/01/2007 12:00 am

January 24, 2007 9:15am – 4:45pm
a one-day conference
presented by The Center on Law and Security & NYU School of Law
Iraq, Iran, & Beyond: America Faces the Future
featuring (subject to change)
Daniel Benjamin, The Brookings Institution
Peter Bergen, New America Foundation
Max Boot, Council on Foreign Relations
Steve Coll, The New Yorker
Steven Cook, Council on Foreign Relations
Fawaz Gerges, Sarah Lawrence College
Noah Feldman, New York University
Bernard Haykel, New York University
Stephen Holmes, New York University
Farhad Kazemi, New York University
Daniel Levy, New America Foundation
Daphna Linzer, The Washington Post
W. Patrick Lang, United States Army, Ret.
Paul R. Pillar, Georgetown University
Nir Rosen, New America Foundation
Barnett R. Rubin, New York University
Elizabeth Rubin, The New York Times Magazine
Steve Simon, Council on Foreign Relations
Lawrence Wright, The New Yorker
*Please note NEW location* (previously in the Law School building)
Wednesday, January 24th, 2007
Lipton Hall
108 W. 3rd Street
(between Sullivan & Macdougal Streets)
9:15 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
This event is free and open to the public
To RSVP, email CLS@juris.law.nyu.edu or call 212-992-8854
NYU School of Law
Center on Law and Security

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212 992 8854 [ph]
212 995 4769 [fx]
Schedule of Events
9:15-9:45 a.m. Opening Remarks
10:00-11:15 a.m. The Proxy War: Iraq, Saudi Arabia, and Iran
featuring Patrick Clawson, Toby Craig Jones, Dafna Linzer, Lawrence Wright
moderator: Steve Simon
11:20-12:35 p.m. The Taliban Resurgence and the Future of Al-Qaeda
featuring Peter Bergen, Steve Coll, Barnett Rubin,
moderator: Karen Greenberg
1:30-2:45 p.m. The Last Best Chances? New Plans of Action
featuring Max Boot, Noah Feldman, W. Pat Lang, Salameh Nematt, Paul Pillar
moderator: Daniel Benjamin
3:00-4:30 p.m. The Neighborhood: Dominoes Ready to Fall?
featuring Steven Cook, Fawaz Gerges, Farhad Kazemi, Craig Unger
moderator: Stephen Holmes
4:30-4:45 p.m. Closing Remarks