Rudolph Atallah, senior fellow in the Atlantic Council’s Michael S. Ansari Africa Center, testified at a House of Representatives Committee on Foreign Affairs hearing on “The Growing Crisis in Africa’s Sahel Region.”
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.
David Koranyi is deputy director of the Council's Patriciu Eurasia Center.
Mr Koranyi is also a non-resident fellow at the Johns Hopkins University SAIS Center for Transatlantic Relations. Previously he served as under-secretary of state and chief foreign policy and national security advisor to the prime minister of the Republic of Hungary, Gordon Bajnai in 2009-2010. He worked in the European Parliament as foreign policy advisor and head of cabinet of Hungarian MEP Csaba Tabajdi between 2004-2009. Previously he was a political advisor at the Hungarian National Assembly and a junior researcher at GKI Economic Research Institute, in Budapest, Hungary.
Mr Koranyi is a member of the European Council on Foreign Relations, the Atlantic Council, and the international advisory board of the XII Project. He was a member of the Hungarian NATO Strategic Concept Special Advisory Group, recipient of the German Marshall Fund’s 2010 Marshall Memorial Fellowship (MMF), MMF Selection Board Member in 2011 and beneficiary of the French Foreign Ministry’s Personalities of the Future Fellowship in 2012.
Mr Koranyi has published articles and studies on energy security, Hungarian and US foreign policy, European integration and the Western Balkans. He is the editor of a book Transatlantic Energy Futures - Strategic Perspectives on Energy Security, Climate Change and New Technologies in Europe and the United States published in December 2011 by Johns Hopkins SAIS CTR.
Mr Koranyi pursued undergraduate studies in political economy and business administration and obtained a master’s degree in international relations and economics, with a major in foreign affairs at Corvinus University of Budapest.
He can be contacted at email@example.com
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). This event will be streamed LIVE from 3:00 p.m.
On May 23, the Atlantic Council’s Middle East Peace and Security Initiative at the Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security is hosting a panel discussion on new developments in security cooperation among the United States, its European allies, and the Gulf states, and how they are likely to evolve in the coming years.
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.