Nicholas Burns, Professor of the Practice of Diplomacy and International Politics at Harvard University; former US Undersecretary of State for Political Affairs
Lord Malloch Brown, Chairman, Europe, Middle East and Africa, FTI Consulting; former Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Robin Niblett, Director, Chatham House
Chairs: Xenia Dormandy, Senior Fellow, Chatham House
Roger Cohen, New York Times
The speakers will discuss the state of the transatlantic partnership ahead of President Obama's state visit, and in the context of the joint military operation in Libya, the turbulent politics across the Middle East, and the anticipated troop drawdown in Afghanistan.