7:30 Addressing Poverty Through Asset Building with John Wagner, California Department of Community Services and Development; Quinton Smith, IRS Regional Director; Darick Simpson, Long Beach Community Action Partnership and others (New America Foundation)

8:15 Can America Get Its Entrepreneurial Groove Back? with David Brooks, New York Times; Aaron Chatterji, Duke University; Michael Klein, M. Klein and Company and others (Brookings)

9:00 Egypt’s Parliamentary Elections: Expectations and Challenges with Ibrahim Houdaiby, Freelance journalist and researcher; Magdy Samaan, World Affairs Institute; Michele Dunne, Rafik Hariri Center for the Middle East, Atlantic Council (Wilson Center)

9:00 Ending the Global War on Drugs with Fernando Henrique Cardoso, Former President of Brazil; Jorge Castañeda, Mexico; Mary Anastasia O’Grady, Wall Street Journal; Luis Alberto Lacalle Pou, Uruguay; Glenn Greenwald, Salon; Leigh Maddox, University of Maryland Francis Carey School of Law; Ethan Nadelmann, Drug Policy Alliance; Tucker Carlson, Daily Caller (Cato)

9:00 The Role of Entrepreneurship in U.S. Development Policy with Wendy Abt, USAID; Mildred Callear, Small Enterprise Assistance Fund; Nancy Lee, Inter-American Development Bank; Brink Lindsey, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation; Michael Levett, CSIS; and Ashley E. Chandler, CSIS (CSIS)

10:00 The Unwritten Story: How the Media and the Obama Administration Overlook Cuba’s Wave of Repression with The Honorable Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL); Mauricio Claver-Carone, U.S.-Cuba Democracy PAC; Ambassador Otto Reich, former U.S. Special Envoy to the Western Hemisphere; Laida Carro, Coalition of Cuban-American Women (Heritage Foundation)

11:30 Trade and Investment Partnership Initiative in the Middle East and North Africa with Daniel Mullaney, Trade Representative for Europe and the Middle East; Hiddo Houben, Delegation of the European Union to the United States. CSIS. http://csis.org/event/trade-and-investment-partnership-initiative-middle-east-and-north-africa

11:30 Legacies and Lessons from the 20th Anniversary of the Fall of the USSR with Richard Pipes, Harvard University; David Satter, The Hudson Institute; Mike Gonzalez, The Heritage Foundation; Ariel Cohen, The Heritage Foundation (Heritage Foundation)

12:00 Developments in Côte d’Ivoire with Jennifer G. Cooke, Africa Program; Richard Downie, Africa Program (CSIS)

12:00 Addressing Gender-Based Violence Across Humanitarian Development in Haiti with Amanda Klasing, Human Rights Watch; Emily Jacobi, Digital Democracy; Leora Ward, International Rescue Committee (Wilson Center)

3:30 Weimar Russia? Why Post-Soviet Authoritarianism Did Not Turn Fascist with Andreas Umland, Hoover Institution (Wilson Center)

3:30 India-Japan Ties: Asia’s Fastest Growing Relationship? with K.V. Kesavan, Observer Research Foundation; Takenori Horimoto, Shobi University; Daniel Twining, German Marshall Fund of the United States (Wilson Center)

4:30 Beyond Aid: Migration as a Tool for Disaster Relief in Haiti with Michael Clemens, Center for Global Development; Royce Bernstein Murray, Human Rights and Immigration Law Consultant; Clarel Cyriaque, Haitian Lawyers Association; Frederica Wilson U.S. Representative, Florida’s 17th District (Center for Global Development)

4:30 On Sustainability: A Conversation With The New Yorker (New America Foundation)

6:00 The New Generation of Veterans with Terry Schell, RAND Corporation; Jonathan Schleifer, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (RAND)