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Pre-G-8 Summit Conference

May 22, 2011 - May 24, 2011

Paris, France

Cosponsored with the University of Toronto's Munk School of Global Affairs, INSEAD, and Stratford Institute

Panel on "Gx and the Security Sphere: Impossible or Inevitable?"

Chair:  Keith Porter, Director of Policy and Outreach, The Stanley Foundation

  • The Honorable William Graham, Former Minister of Defense, Canada
  • Shadi Hamid, Saban Center, The Brookings Institution
  • Jean-Hugues Simon-Michel, Deputy Director for Strategic Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of France 
  • Lee Dong-Hwi, Institute of Foreign Affairs and National Security, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Republic of Korea

A panel on political and security issues at a pre-summit conference prior to the G-8 summit in Deauville.  The conference's lead organizer, the University of Toronto Munk School G-8 and G-20 Research Groups, are premier experts in this field; before each summit, they hold a public conference to review key issues for the policy, media, scholarly, and business communitites in the summit host country.

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