Summer School in New York 2011

July 4

General functions of Consular offices of Russia

Andrey K. Yushmanov

Consul General of the Russian Federation in Seattle

July 5

Peace-making activity of the United Nations

Vice-Admiral Alexey Y. Mezenin

Representative of the Russian Federation Armed Forces to The UN Military Staff Committee

July 6

American press in general, how it works, what its goals are, investigative reporting, journalistic ethics, how Americans cover Russia? American press' financial issues.

Tom Kent

Deputy Managing Editor for Standards and Production of The Associated Press

July 7

U.S.-Russian Relations: What comes After the Reset?

Thomas Graham

Senior Director, Kissinger Associates Inc.
Former Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for Russia on the National Security Council Staff

Federal Reserve System/FRBNY – who we are? Monetary policy/Implementation Observations. Crisis reflections.

Deborah A. Perelmuter

Senior vice President, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Jack Gutt

Media Relations and Public Affairs, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

July 8

The United Nations and the changing World

Aleksandr Ilitchev

Senior Officer, Department of Political Affairs, UN

Russia’s role in United Nations

Aleksandr A. Pankin

First deputy, Permanent Mission of the Russian Federation to the United Nations

July 9

Millionaire skills and Mindset

Mariya Nurislamova

New York Regional Director, The Iris Organization

Ekaterina Seberson

New York Regional Director, The Iris Organization

July 11

Bloomberg Tours

Karen Amanda Toulon

New York Bureau Chief, Bloomberg News

July 12

Albany politics and Russian speaking community – compatriots

Alec Brook-Krasny

Member of the New York State Assembly

Role of U.S. Financial Regulation and the Global Economic Crisis: Cause and Response

  • U.S. Banking and capital markets
  • Derivatives, commodities and electronic trading
  • Hedge Fund and private advisor regulation
  • Financial fraud: government oversight and enforcement

John P. Drohan III, Esq.

Partner, Drohan Lee LLP

UN Tour

Anton Uspensky

First Secretary, Press Office, Permanent Mission of the Russian Federation to the United Nations

July 13

Economic and Social Issues in UN

Sergey B. Kononuchenko

Permanent Mission of the Russian Federation to the United Nations

Tour - NY Foreign Press Center

Mark J. Thorn

(PACE), Acting Director, NY Foreign Press Center

July 14

Free and fair markets, strategies for profit-ability and prophet-ability along with other tandem quests will be the focus of this interactive session.

How do we do business in a right way and reach financial goals? The ethics of profit and the prophet of ethics can position our businesses to build a world of human rights, peace and creativity. Through case studies of businesses who have implemented practices of social responsibility will be explored; questions and discussion of the participants will be encouraged.

Barbara J. George

Consultant.
Chief of Staff, The Healing of the Nations Foundation

Internal Justice in United Nations

Andrei D. Terekhov

Executive Director, Office of Administration of Justice, United Nations

July 15

Mass media in Russia and USA

Has information about Russia in US mass-media become more objective? Has the fall of the ‘Iron Curtain’ been of help? Mass-media as a reflection of each other’s image of the other side.

Vladimir Kikilo

ITAR-TASS

Vladimir Zvyagin

Former US Bureau Chief, Gosteleradio,
currently Professor of International Relations at a NYC college

Tour and presentation of the New York Stock Exchange

July 18

New York City Mayor Office

Ronald Cohen

Director of Special Events for Mayor Bloomberg's office,
former the Deputy Commissioner for the NYC Business Integrity Commission, Office of the Mayor

Tour NBC Studios

James McCool

Vice President, NBC Universal, Inc.

July 19

Washington Tour: Embassy of the Russian Federation in USA

Sergey I. Kuznetsov

Second Secretary, Embassy of Russian Federation

July 20

Wall Street Reform Act

Prof. Dr. Holger Erchinger

Partner KPMG LLP New York

July 21

Small business organization in the U.S.

Iliya M. Fridman, Esq.

Fridman Law Group, PLLC

July 22

Modern trends in pharmaceutical industry marketing

Juan Chavez

Director, Translational Medicine, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Tarrytown, NY

Reception in Consulate General of the Russian Federation in NY

July 25

Development of International Law: United Nations Headquarters perspective

Vladimir V. Rudnitsky

International Law, Legal Officer, Office of Legal Affairs UN

July 26

New York City Mayor Office (part 2)

Ronny Cohen

Director of Special Events for Mayor Bloomberg's office, former the Deputy Commissioner for the NYC Business Integrity Commission, Office of the Mayor

July 27

Alternative investments

Elena Branson Ph.D.

Financial Analyst, The Beryl Consulting Group

July 28

New political and social terminology in American English: the chameleons of language

Lynn Visson Ph.D.

UN linguist-interpreter

July 29

Goals (MDGs) through the eyes of a US-based Russian media experts:

struggle against poverty, food safety, power safety, public health services, the help on the purpose of development, a population problem.

Vladimir Kikilo

ITAR-TASS

Vladimir Zvyagin

Former US Bureau Chief, Gosteleradio, currently Professor of International Relations at a NYC college

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