8:30 Fostering Growth through Innovation--all day conference (Brookings)

10:00 Stepping Lighter? Environmental and Social Impacts of China’s Overseas Oil, Mineral, and Gas Investments with Erica Downs, The Brookings Institution; Adina Matisoff, Friends of Earth; Derek Scissors, The Heritage Foundation (Woodrow Wilson Center)

10:30 Pakistan: The Crisis State with Marvin Weinbaum, Middle East Institute; Stephen Cohen, Brookings Institution; C. Christine Fair, Georgetown University; Lisa Curtis, Heritage Foundation; Teresita Schaffer, Brookings Institution; Hillel Fradkin, Hudson Institute (Hudson)