8:00 Better Buying Power Initiative 2.0 with Hon. Frank Kendall, Under Secretary of Defense (CSIS)

10:00 Russia’s New Asia Strategy: Assessing Russia’s Eastward Pivot with Dr. Vitaly Kozyrev, Endicott College; Dr. Michael Green, CSIS; Dr. Andrew Kuchins, CSIS (CSIS)

10:00 International regulation of the Internet: The US view with Fiona Alexander, National Telecommunications and Information Administration; Leonard Cali, AT&T; Ross LaJeunesse, Google; Robert McDowell, Federal Communications Commission; Jeffrey Eisenach, AEI (AEI)

10:30 Latin America’s Surging Middle Classes: Are They Really a Force for Change? with Todd Moss, Center for Global Development; Hasan Tuluy, World Bank; Augusto de la Torre, World Bank; Jamele Rigolini, World Bank (Center for Global Development)

11:00 What the Election Means for Constitutional Government with Mark Levin, Landmark Legal Foundation (Heritage Foundation)

12:00 Lebanon and the Arab World in Transition with Fuad Siniora, former Prime Minister of Lebanon (Wilson Center)

12:00 The Fire Next Door: Mexico’s Drug Violence and the Danger to America with Ted Galen Carpenter, Cato Institute; Christopher A. Preble, Cato Institute (Cato Institute

1:30 November Meeting of the Federal Games Group with Diane Tucker, Serious Games Initiative; Shama Kabani, Marketing Zen Group (Wilson Center)

1:30 Statesmen’s Forum: The Honorable Thomas E. Donilon, U.S. National Security Advisor with Hon. Thomas E. Donilon, U.S. National Security Advisor; John J. Hamre, CSIS; Matthew P. Goodman, CSIS (CSIS)

3:00 National security in Obama’s second term with Rudy deLeon, Center for American Progress; Brian Katulis, Center for American Progress; Danielle Pletka, AEI; Paul Wolfowitz, AEI (AEI, Center for American Progress)

3:00 Kenyan Perceptions of the 2013 Elections with Mary O’Hagan, National Democratic Institute; Joel D. Barkan, CSIS (CSIS)

3:30 Protecting Land Rights and Promoting Food Security: The Implications of the FAO’s New Voluntary Guidelines on Land Tenure with Andrew Hilton, FAO; Jonathan Shrier, U.S. Department of State (CSIS)

3:30 Crisis of Democracy or Renaissance of Authoritarianism? Authoritarian Challenges to New Democracies in the Western Balkans with Vedran Dzihic, University of Vienna, Austria (Wilson Center)

3:30 The Naxalite Insurgency in India with Anjana Sinha, UPenn; Milan Vaishnav, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

6:00 Progressivism on Tap: The End of Men and the Rise of Women with Hanna Rosin, Journalist and Author of The End of Men and the Rise of Women (Center for American Progress)

Allen McDuffee writes about politics and policy and covered think tanks for The Washington Post from 2011 to 2013. He freelances and hosts a podcast at governmentality.net and is currently working on a book about the influence of think tanks in Washington.