Video On Demand

Online Event: Future Strategy Forum: Covid-19 and Grand Strategy

June 3, 2020 • 1:00 – 2:00 pm EDT

The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) and the Henry A. Kissinger Center for Global Affairs at Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) are pleased to host the 2020 Future Strategy Forum, an initiative to connect scholars who research national security with its leading practitioners. Future Strategy Forum: Cooperation and Conflict in the Time of Covid-19 will feature a virtual keynote discussion with the Hon. Michèle Flournoy on June 2nd, followed by three panels over three days exploring how Covid-19 will impact national security. 

Covid-19 and Grand Strategy will explore how and why this pandemic might change how the United States approaches its foreign policy, relations with allies and competitors, and the balance between domestic need and national security priorities.

Click below for our other events:
Tuesday, June 2 at 9 am: Covid-19 and National Security with the Hon. Michèle Flournoy
Thursday, June 4 at 1 pm : Covid-19 and the Military
Friday, June 5 at 1 pm: Covid-19 and Democracy and Governance 

Writing Opportunity: As part of the 2020 Future Strategy Forum, the Henry A. Kissinger Center for Global Affairs, in cooperation with CSIS and the Texas National Security Review, will offer prizes to the best new scholarship from emerging scholars in national and international security. Any junior scholar – from advanced graduate student to tenure track faculty to think tank fellow – is eligible to submit, though special preference will be given to 2020 participants in the Future Strategy Forum. A particular focus will be placed on submissions from underrepresented communities. Click here for more information.

Event Partners

Beverly Kirk
Director, Washington Programs and Professor of Practice, Syracuse University
Stephen A. Schwarzman Senior Fellow for Asia Studies, Council on Foreign Relations
Director of Foreign and Defense Policy Studies, American Enterprise Institute

Kathleen H. Hicks