9:00 Improving Citizen Security in Central America: Options for Responding to Youth Violence with José Miguel Cruz, Wilson Center; Adam Blackwell, Organization of American States; Guillermo Céspedes, Deputy Mayor, City of Los Angeles; José Luis Sanz, El Salvador; Javier Simán, Asociación Salvadoreña de Industriales; Julietta Castellanos, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Honduras; Carlos Hernández, Asociación para una Sociedad Más Justa (AJS), Honduras; Ana Glenda Tager, Interpeace, Guatemala (Wilson Center)

9:00 2012 PONI Fall Conference at CSIS (CSIS)

10:00 The Risk of War: Everyday Sociality in the Republic of Macedonia with Vasiliki Neofotistos, State University of New York, Buffalo (Wilson Center

12:00 Iran, Palestine, and the Arab Spring: The View from Israel with Efraim Halevy, Former Director, Mossad and former Head, Israeli National Security Council (Wilson Center)

12:00 Regulating to Disaster: How Green Jobs Policies are Damaging America’s Economy with Diana Furchtgott-Roth (Hertitage

12:00 Why Some Firms Thrive While Others Fail: Governance and Management Lessons from the Crisis with Thomas Stanton, Johns Hopkins University; Alex Pollock, American Enterprise Institute; Mark Calabria, Cato Institute (Cato Institute)

12:00 The Real Effects of Sequestration with Christopher Preble, Cato Institute; Dan Mitchell, Cato Institute; Kelly Cobb, Cato Institute (Cato Institute)

12:00 Better capitalism: Reviving America’s entrepreneurial engine with Robert E. Litan, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation; Carl J. Schramm, Syracuse University (AEI)

3:30 A Life in War and Peace: A Statesman’s Forum with former U.N. Secretary General Kofi Annan (Brookings)