Winter School in New York 2015

Jan 24

Евгений Соломатин, 2 МП:

Меня приятно удивило, что эта весьма непродолжительная программа превратилась в незабываемое путешествие, которое позволило открыть для себя новый мир, побывать на встречах с известными дипломатами, политиками, юристами и общественными деятелями…

Arriving, transfer, accommodation

Jan 25

Анна Авдошева, 3 МЭО:

Участники школы воспользовались уникальным шансом общения с людьми разных профессий и практики английского языка во многих областях. Занятия проходили в интерактивной форме и были построены в форме вопросов и ответов…

Welcome to New York Tour

6 hours bus and walk tour with Russian speaking guide.

Jan 26

Владислав Сорокин, 4 МО:

Встречи проходили в формате открытого и откровенного диалога, что позволило студентам и лекторам обсудить целый ряд сложных вопросов международной повестки дня и российско-американских отношений…

Welcome address, The City University of New York (CUNY)

William Barry

University Director at the City University of New York

Jan 27

General functions of Consular offices of Russia

Anatoly Kargapolov

Senior Consul, Consulate General of the Russian Federation in New York

Jan 28

Emerging Constitutional Challenges in United States Law Enforcement

Terence Scrhoeder, Esq.

Drohan Lee LLP

US mission to the UN (USUN) briefing

Acute topics on the UN agenda, including the Security Council reform, conflict-settlement, peacekeeping, disarmament, etc.

Stephen Gee

Deputy Minister Counselor in the Political section
US mission to the United Nations (USUN)

Millie Meyers

Director of Special Projects
Press/Public Diplomacy, US mission to the UN

Jan 29

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 Bank of New York — tour and lecture

  • Federal Reserve System
  • FRBNY – who we are?
  • Monetary policy/implementation - observations
  • Crisis reflections

Eric Pajonk

Media Relations Department, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Jan 30

UN Press Office

Stephane Dujarric

Spokesman for the Secretary-General of the Unites Nations

Russia's role in United Nations

Vitaly Ivanovich Churkin

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the United Nations

Feb 2

Prospect of Ethnic and Cultural Diasporas in the US and their relations with countries of Origin

Eugene V. Zubkov, M.D., MSW

Feb 3

Networking and Mentoring American Style

Dr. Maryalice Mazzara

Director of Academic Affairs, SUNY Levin Institute

Feb 4

Internal Justice in United Nations

Andrei D. Terekhov

International Legal Expert
Former Executive Director, Office of Administration of Justice, United Nations

Feb 5

American press

  • The goals and operation of the American press.
  • Investigative reporting and journalistic ethics.
  • How Americans cover Russia.
  • The connection between journalists and social networks, like Facebook and Twitter.

Tom Kent

Deputy Managing Editor for Standards and Production of The Associated Press

New York Stock Exchange lecture and tour

Steven Wheeler

Director of Archives, Corporate Giving and Education for the Corporate Responsibility Group of NYSE Euronext

Feb 6

Conception of Security – American View

  • Corporate America: reciprocity between culture, climate and security in accordance to the best industry standards.
  • Psychological aspects of business communications and socially-psychological training.
  • Open discussion

Michael Viatkine, CFC, CPP

CEO/Founder of BJM Consulting Associates LLC.,
Security Consultant for Tiffany & Co. in the Russian Federation,
Former Corporate Director of Store Planning and Security at De Beers in the USA.

Diploma handling

Yuri Smirnov

President, Days of Russia Foundation,
Program Founder

Feb 7

Departure