On the heels of Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s visit to the United States, Energy & Environment Program Associate Director Mihaela Carstei joins CTV to discuss the Keystone Pipeline project that would transport tar sands oil from Canada and the northern United States to refineries in the Gulf coast of Texas.
Dr. Julian Lindley-French is a member of the Atlantic Council's Strategic Advisors Group.
Lindley-French was born in Sheffield in 1958. After graduating from Oxford University in 1980 he spent several years working for the British Government and undertaking project management for the United Nations in Geneva and New York, as well as for the International Olympic Committee in Lausanne.
He was formally Eisenhower Professor of Military Art and Science at the Royal Military Academy of the Netherlands, a lecturer at the Department of War Studies, King’s College London, Deputy Director of the International Centre for Security Analysis and Senior Research Fellow at the EU Institute for Security Studies in Paris. He has also acted as a consultant to NATO in Brussels. His main areas of interest are US foreign and security policy and strategic developments in European security and defence structures.
He received a Master’s Degree in International Relations (with distinction) from UEA in 1992 and a doctorate in political science from the European University Institute in Florence in 1996.
On May 22, the Atlantic Council's Cyber Statecraft Initiative will hold a discussion on the history of cyber critical infrastructure protection in recognition of the 15th anniversary of Presidential Decision Directive 63 (PDD-63).
On May 30, the Atlantic Council’s South Asia Center will release a new issue brief, The Kaleidoscope Turns Again in a Crisis-Challenged Iran, a discussion of Iran’s upcoming presidential elections.
From June 13-14, the 2013 Wrocław Global Forum will bring together over 350 top policy-makers and business leaders to explore the region’s impact as an actor in Europe, as well as its crucial role in the transatlantic partnership and on the global stage.