How U.S. Policy Contributed to the Rise of President Vladimir Putin

Fall 2017

Date Presenter Title
09/14 Michael Kimmage
Professor, Catholic University of America
Outlines of a New Diplomacy: On the Future of U.S.-Russian Relations
Lecture in English
10/05 Ksenia Semenova
Editor-in-Chief, thequestion.ru
Social Networks and Media Platforms in Russia
Lecture in Russian
10/10 Ilya Krasilshchik
Editor, Meduza.io
They’re Struggling, We’re Working: How to Make a Media Outlet in Russia Survive
Lecture in Russian
10/24 Vladimir Pozner
Journalist, Broadcaster
Trying to Understand the Russian Soul
Lecture in Russian
10/26 Vladimir Pozner
Journalist, Broadcaster
How U.S. Policy Contributed to the Rise of President Vladimir Putin
Lecture in English
11/02 Simon Saradzhyan
Founding Director of Russia Matters
Harvard Kennedy School’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs
Measuring National Power: Is Vladimir Putin’s Russia in Decline and Compared to Whom?
Lecture in English
11/07 Vladimir Orlov
Founder and Special Advisor, PIR-Center
The Future of Russian-U.S. Strategic Relations
Lecture in Russian
11/08 Vladimir Orlov
Founder and Special Advisor, PIR-Center
Не верь. Не бойся. Не проси.
A Life of Russian NGOs in the Times of Putin
Lecture in Russian
11/09 Vladimir Orlov
Founder and Special Advisor, PIR-Center
Iran…A New Strategic Partner for Russia? Russia and Iran in the Times of JCPOA Uncertainty
Lecture in English
11/28 Alexei Tokarev
Professor, MGIMO
Legacy of the Soviet Union in Transcaucasia and Central Asia
Lecture in Russian
11/28 Alexei Tokarev
Professor, MGIMO
Contemporary Ukraine: Euromaidan, Crimexit, and Donbass Conflict
Lecture in Russian
11/29 Alexei Tokarev
Professor, MGIMO
Social Network Analysis of the Ukrainian Conflict
Lecture in Russian

Evolution of Central Asian Politics and the Role of Russia (In English)

Spring 2018

Date Presenter Title
05/3 Roza Otunbayeva
Founding Director, The Initiative of Roza Otunbayeva International Foundation
Initiative Development of Civil Society in Kyrgyz Republic
Lecture in English
04/30 Roza Otunbayeva
Founding Director, The Initiative of Roza Otunbayeva International Foundation
Evolution of Central Asian Politics and the Role of Russia
Lecture in English
04/26 Simon Saradzhyan
Founding Director, Russia Matters
Sino-Russian Relations: Same Bed, Different Dreams?
Lecture in English
04/03 Andrey Sushentsov
Fellow, EASI-Hurford Next Generation
The Basis of Russian Foreign Policy
Lecture in Russian
03/29 Michael Kofman, Research Scientist, CNA Corporation and
Andrey SushentsovFellow, EASI-Hurford Next Generation
 
The Great Power Competition in the 21st Century
Lecture in English
03/27 Kirill Rogov
Senior Research Fellow, Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy
The Evolution of Putin's Regime
Lecture in Russian

Initiative Development of Civil Society in Kyrgyz Republic (In Russian)