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A World of Changes: The New Age of Globalization. A Conversation with Richard Haass, president of the Council on Foreign Relations

  • February 16, 2021
  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Zoom Webinar

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Dr. Richard N. Haass, president of the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) and author of the critically acclaimed New York Times bestseller The World: A Brief Introduction, will share his insights on how to better navigate our increasingly interconnected world. What begins locally often has global implications; and understanding the historical context can help us better prepare for the future. Join Dr. Haass in conversation with Lauder director Professor Martine Haas.

Ronald Lauder and Leonard Lauder will welcome Dr. Haass as he offers perspective on how to make sense of today’s increasingly complex world.


 Dr. Richard Haass is a veteran diplomat, a prominent voice on American foreign policy, and an established leader of nonprofit institutions. He is in his eighteenth year as president of the Council on Foreign Relations, an independent, nonpartisan membership organization, think tank, publisher, and educational institution dedicated to being a resource to help people better understand the world and the foreign policy choices facing the United States and other countries.

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Martine R. Haas is the Anthony L. Davis Director of the Joseph H. Lauder Institute for Management and International Studies, and Lauder Professor at the University of Pennsylvania.  

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