II Series of Digital Meetings Great Powers: the United States

01/12/2021

The Institute of International Affairs and Foreign Policy (INCIPE) and the Fundación Consejo España – EE.UU. organize the II Series of Digital Meetings Great Powers: the United States, that will be opened on Tuesday, January 12 with the conference “The Biden Effect: Opportunities and Challenges for Multilateralism” given by former Minister of Foreign Affairs, former NATO Secretary General and Honorary Member of the Board of the Fundación, Javier Solana. This collaboration, the first one between both institutions, gives continuity to the initiative launched by INCIPE focused on the major world powers, which started on September 24, 2020 with an initial monographic series about China.

In total, the cycle has scheduled 8 conferences to be held throughout the first quarter of 2021, given by leading representatives of the Democratic and Republican parties and other experts in the field of international relations, who will address, among other issues, the future of the dollar, both parties’ stands in domestic affairs and foreign policy, the US military and strategic potential and the future of the United States’ relationship with the Latin American countries.

Talks will be broadcasted openly and live on YouTube, and the conversation around them can be followed on social networks through the hashtag #GrandesPotenciasEEUU.

Program:

Tuesday, January 12. 5 pm CET
Javier Solana: “The Biden Effect: Opportunities and Challenges for Multilateralism
Presented by Juan Lladó, Chairman of the Fundación Consejo España - EE.UU. and Vice Chairman of INCIPE.

Tuesday, January 26. 5 pm CET
Manuel Conthe: "The Future of the US Dollar"
Presented by Manuel Alabart, Secretary General of INCIPE.

Wednesday, February 10. 5 pm CET
Bill Richardson: "The Democrats' Approach on US Foreign Policy"
Presented by Manuel Alabart, Secretary General of INCIPE.

Tuesday, February 23. 5.30 pm CET
Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D.: "The Current Challenges facing the United States and the Republican Party"
Presented by Gonzalo Ulloa, Vice Chairman of the Fundación Consejo España - EE.UU.

Tuesday, March 9. 5 pm CET
Congressman Pete Sessions: "America at the Crossroads of a New Administration"
Presented by Manuel Mª Lejarreta, Secretary General of the Fundación Consejo España - EE.UU.

Monday, March 22. 6 pm CET
Senator Tim Kaine: "Conversation with Senator Kaine: What is Now at Stake in the US?"
Presented by Juan Lladó, Chairman of the Fundación Consejo España - EE.UU. and Vice Chairman of INCIPE.

Thursday, March 25. 5 pm CET
Conrad Tribble: "Biden-Harris Foreing Policy: the US is Back. The Bilateral Relationship with Spain"
Presented by Manuel Alabart, Secretary General of INCIPE.