Conference Schedule

Thursday, March 5, 2020


Amb. Lee Feinstein
, Founding dean, IU Hamilton Lugar School
9:45–11amSession 1: Climate Change and the American Public

Isabella Fallahi, Youth Climate Strike
Lee Gunn, Vice Admiral, U.S. Navy (Ret.)
Janet McCabe, IU Environmental Resilience Institute
Jessica O’Reilly, IU Hamilton Lugar School
Emily Atkin
moderator, HEATED
11:15am–12:30pmSession 2: National Security Challenges in the 2020s

Andrew Bell, IU Hamilton Lugar School
Kelly Magsamen, Center for American Progress
Nicholas Rasmussen, McCain Institute
Frank Rose, Brookings Institution
Lara Jakes moderator, The New York Times
12:45–2:15pmStudent Engagement Lunch hosted by the HLS Global Student 7
Neal Marshall Center Grand Hall
2:30–3:45pmSession 3: US-China Relations

Bethany Allen-Ebrahimian, Axios
Wendy Leutert, IU Hamilton Lugar School
Adam Liff, IU Hamilton Lugar School
Daniel Twining, International Republican Institute
John Yasuda moderator, IU Hamilton Lugar School
4–5:15pmSession 4: The Foreign Policy Inbox
Introduction by Rep. Lee H. Hamilton

Ambassador William J. Burns, president of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, speaks with Susan Glasser, writer at The New Yorker and global affairs analyst at CNN.

Friday, March 6, 2020

9–9:45amSession 5: Richard G. Lugar Lecture

Sen. Todd Young
 gives remarks followed by a moderated conversation with John Stehr, Anchor Emeritus at WTHR.
10–11:15amSession 6: Presidential Elections and US Foreign Policy

Whit Ayres
, North Star Opinion Research
Geoffrey Garin, Hart Research Associates
Allison Stanger, Middlebury College
Bill Whitaker, CBS 60 Minutes
Marie Harf moderator, Fox News
11:45am–1pmSession 7: Richard G. Lugar Award presentation

Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch
, former US Ambassador to Ukraine, speaks with Ambassador Lee Feinstein and takes questions from students.