EPIIC Symposium 2015: Schedule of Events

Friday, Feb. 27

12:30 p.m.: “The State and the Media,” Barnum Hall 008

2:30 p.m.: “Russia and Asia: The Bear Looks East?” Barnum Hall 008

6:30 p.m.: Welcome, Introductions and Keynote, Cabot Auditorum

7:00 p.m.: A Keynote Conversation on the U.S.-Russian Relationship, Cabot Auditorium

7:30 p.m.: “The New Cold War? Russia-US Relations,” Cabot Auditorum

Saturday, Feb. 28

9:30 a.m.: “Ruling Russia: Governance in the 21st Century,” Cabot Auditorium

11:30 a.m.: “Beyond the Barrel: The Russian Economy,” Cabot Auditorium

2:30 p.m.: “Security Strategy: Military Reform and Nuclear Capability,” Cabot Auditorium

4:30 p.m.: Expert-led small group discussions, various locations in Cabot Intercultural Center and Olin Hall

8:00 p.m.: “Geopolitics: Russia and the Post-Soviet Sphere,” Cabot Auditorium

Sunday, March 1

11:00 a.m.: “Keynote Address: Russia and Global Challenges for US Foreign Policy,” Cabot Auditorium

1:00 p.m.: “Political Engagement: Civil Society, Youth and Dissent,” Cabot Auditorium

3:00 p.m.: “Sanctioned Split? Russia and the European Union,” Cabot Auditorium

8:00 p.m.: Film screening of “Red Army” (2015), Somerville Theatre, Davis Square