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  • Lt. Col. John Nagl (Ret.), president, Center for a New American Security
  • David Kilcullen, The Crumpton Group
  • Janine Davidson, U.S. Department of Defense
  • Roger Cressey, Good Harbor Consulting, former NSC Staff Member
  • Michael Sheehan, Torch Hill Partners, former Deputy for Counterterrorism, NYPD
  • Peter Bergen, CNN Terrorism Analyst, author of The Osama bin Laden I Know
  • Steven Simon, Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
  • Christine Fair, Senior Political Scientist, RAND Corporation
  • Montgomery McFate, Senior Social Scientist, US Army Human Terrain System
  • Steve Fondacero, Program Manager, US Army Human Terrain System
  • Nir Rosen, journalist
  • Col. Pat Lang, Retired Army, former Defense Intelligence Agency
  • Dr. Conrad Crane, Director, US Army Military History Institute
  • Thomas Johnson Director, Program for Culture & Conflict Studies, Naval Postgraduate School
  • Adam Silverman, Social Science Advisor for Strategic Communications, US Army’s Human Terrain System
  • Col. Martin Stanton, US Army
  • Joanna Nathan, currently undertaking a mid-career masters at Princeton University. Senior analyst for the International Crisis Group in Kabul from 2005-2009
  • Ken Silverstein, journalist, Harper’s Magazine
  • Stephen Holmes, Meyer Professor of Law, NYU Law
  • Karen Greenberg, Executive Director, Center on Law and Security, NYU Law



9:15 a.m.  Welcome and Opening Remarks

9:30-10:00 a.m. Keynote Speech

10:00-11:30 a.m. Counterinsurgency Today: Theory vs. Reality

11:30-1:00 p.m. Lessons from the Past: Counterinsurgency in History

1:00-2:00 p.m. Lunch Break

2:00-3:30 p.m. Assessing Afghanistan

3:30-5:00 p.m. What Lies Ahead


Links to view video of the conference are here: (REAL PLAYER UPDATE REQUIRED)




http://netvideo.nyu.edu:8080/ramgen/nyut /20091120_Law_Counterinsurgency_Assessing_Afghanistan.rv