United Nations, Pentagon, US Department of State, Apostolic Nunciature, American University and George Washington University: FORUM AESI 9 - 13 April 2018 NEW YORK - WASHINGTON DC

PROGRAMME  

Monday, 9 April 2018                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Departures from Rome and Milan Alitalia  - Arrival in JFK New York
Transfer to Hotel Riu Plaza  (305 W 46th St)
7.00  pm FORUM AESI Meeting coordination at the Hotel 

Tuesday, 10 April 2018                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       PERMANENT MISSION OF ITALY TO UN NEW YORK (855 Second Avenue)

10.00 am Welcoming Remarks: H.E. Ambassador Sebastiano Cardi – Permanent Rrepresentative of Italy to UN 
Greetings: Prof. Massimo Maria Caneva – President AESI

10.30 am I Session: Italy and UN Security Council: priorities and perspective

12.00 am UNITED NATIONS HEADQUARTERS
Lunch – Visit UN Building 

2.00 pm II Session: DPKO and UN Peace Programmes
Director Luís Carrilho -United Nations PoliceDPKO Peacekeeping Operations

3.00 pm III Session: UN Humanitarian Aid Programmes
Panelists: OCHA Director of Operations John Ging Country Teams

4.30 pm IV Session: EUROPEAN UNION’S DELEGATION TO UN (666 Third Avenue) 
Dr. Antonio Parenti – 
Head of Section at the Delegation of the European Union to the United Nations -  The European Union at the United Nations           

6.00 pm Conclusions and Refreshments  Permanent Mission of Italy to the UN

WASHINGTON  11- 13 APRIL 2018
Wednesday, 11 April 2018                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

10.00 am Transfer to Washignton DC by train Pen Station 
Transfer to HotelFairfax at Embassy Row(2100 Massachusetts Ave NW, WDC)

4.00 pm APOSTOLIC NUNCIATURE  (3339 Massachusetts Ave NW)
Meeting with HE Most Reverend Christophe Pierre – Apostolic Nuncio 

6.00 pm ITALIAN EMBASSY IN WASHINGTON (3000 Whitehaven Street, N.W.)
Welcoming remarks and overview of the bilateral relations between Italy and US
Min. Plen. Maurizio Greganti- Deputy Chief of Mission Italian/Embassy in WDC
Brief Remarks - Video AESI “Rome International Seminar” for Peace
Prof. Massimo Maria Caneva - President AESI
Prof. Erwan Lagadec - Research Professor of International Affairs, Elliott School of International Affairs - George Washington University – Washington DC 
Prof. Christine Gettings- Director for International Programs and Partnerships
Prof. Amy Marrion-  International Program Manager, School of International Service        American University  Washington DC

6.45 pm Panel discussion: students of AESI, American University and GWU Discussion

7.30 pm Conclusion

Thursday, 12 April 2018                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        

10.00 am US DEPARTMENT OF STATE (2201 C St NW,)
III Session: US and International Crisis: priorities and new challeges 
Deputy DirectorVictoria Taylor -  Office of Western European Affairs
Desk Officer Jay Porter, Office of Italy and Vatican

12.00 am THE PENTAGON (S. Washington Blvd) Arrival and Security Control 

12.15 pm Coordinator: CDR Joe Vandelac– Inter. Engagements - European Engagement
Welcoming Remarks: Captain Thomas A. Braden - United States Navy                                  GreetingsProf. Massimo Maria Caneva– President AESI 

12.45 pm Discussion  1.00 pm  Lunch -  2.00 pm  Visit of The Pentagon

3.00 pm Departure to George Washington University 

4.00 pm GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERISTY - District House Room B205
Prof. Erwan Lagadec- Research Professor of International Affairs, Elliott School of International Affairs - George Washington University
Prof. Harvey Feigenbaum, Professor of Political Science and International Affairs at the Elliott School of International Affairs - George Washington University
Prof. Ned Lazarus, Visiting Professor of International Affairs, Elliott School of International Affairs- George Washington University – Washington DC
Prof. Massimo Maria Caneva- President AESI - Director of Rome International Seminar University of Roma Tre 
Panel discussion: students of AESI, American University and GWU will discuss on the theme “University and Diplomacy Cooperation promoting Peace” 

Friday,13 April 2018                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

10.00 pm AMERICAN UNIVERSITY - Mary Graydon Centre
Prof.Christine Gettings- Director for International Programs and Partnerships
Prof. Massimo Maria Caneva– President AESI – Director of the Rome International Seminar 
Panel discussion: students of AESI, American University and GWU will discuss on the theme “University and Diplomacy Cooperation promoting Peace

3.00 pm Departure to New YorkTransfer to Hotel Riu Plaza  (305 W 46th St)