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21st Century Challenges Conference

NATO: 21st Century Challenges: Ukraine, Afghanistan, and the “Human Aspect of the Operational Environment”

Mini Conference – Kent State University April 24th, 2014
Oscar Ritchie Multipurpose Room
 

OPENING REMARKS - 9:30 a.m.

Timothy Scarnecchia, KSU and Greg Moore, Notre Dame College

SESSION 1 - 10-11:15 a.m.

Round Table: “NATO’s Lessons Learned and Future Role in the Middle East and North Africa”

Presenters
  • Mir Sadat, National Intelligence College, “NATO and Afghanistan”
  • Dr. Aysgeul Keskin Zeren, KSU, “Lessons from Iraq”
Moderator

Dr. Josh Statcher, KSU

LUNCH - 11:30-12:15 p.m.

SESSION 2 - 12:30-1:45 p.m.

“Protecting Ukraine’s Territorial Integrity”

Presenter

Chris Quillen, Advanced Technical Intelligence Center, Beavercreek, OH

Moderator/Discussant

Sarah Zabic, KSU

COFFEE BREAK 1:45-2:15pm

SESSION 3 - 2:15-3:45 p.m.

“NATO’s Role in the Ukraine Crisis”

Presenter

Dr. Sean Kay, Ohio Wesleyan University

Moderator/Discussants
  • Andrew Barnes, Kent State University
  • Dr. John Hatzadony, Notre Dame College

SESSION 4 - 4-5:15 p.m.

“Human Aspects of the Operational Environment”

Presenter

Dr. Greg Moore, Notre Dame College, participant in the NATO strategic study project: “Human Aspects of the Operational Environment”

Moderator

Dr. Tim Scarnecchia, KSU

CLOSING REMARKS from Dr. Larry Kaplan - 5:15-5:30 p.m.