Past Events

A Conversation With Dana Stroul, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for the Middle East

On March 21, AGSIW hosted a conversation with Dana Stroul, deputy assistant secretary of defense for the Middle East.

20 Years After the U.S. Invaded: What’s Next for Iraq?

On March 9, AGSIW hosted a discussion reflecting on the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq ahead of the 20th anniversary.

A Conversation With Barbara A. Leaf, Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs

On March 3, AGSIW hosted a conversation with Barbara A. Leaf, assistant secretary of state for Near Eastern Affairs.

A Conversation With H.E. Sarah Al Amiri, UAE Minister of State for Public Education and Advanced Technology

On February 24, AGSIW hosted a conversation with H.E. Sarah Al Amiri, UAE minister of state for public education and advanced technology.

Iranian Protests and Tehran’s Regional Role

On February 14, AGSIW hosted a discussion on Iran's regional relationships amid ongoing protests.

Book Talk – Asian Perceptions of Gulf Security

On February 9, AGSIW hosted a discussion on Asia's role and interests in the Gulf's evolving regional framework.

Book Talk – The Huthi Movement in Yemen: Ideology, Ambition, and Security in the Arab Gulf

On January 24, AGSIW hosted a discussion with Bernard Haykel and Joshua Rogers on this new book and the Houthi movement in Yemen.

2023 Outlook

AGSIW hosted a virtual private roundtable with its leadership and scholars as they looked ahead and assessed trends likely to shape the Gulf region and US foreign policy during the coming year.

IMF Policy Paper Launch: Economic Prospects and Policy Challenges for the GCC Countries

On December 15, AGSIW co-hosted a discussion on a new IMF policy paper examining the key prospects and challenges facing the region as 2023 approaches.

Roundtable With Ambassador Alina L. Romanowski

On December 14, AGSIW hosted a virtual roundtable discussion with Alina L. Romanowski, the U.S. ambassador to Iraq.

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