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THE EVOLUTION OF THE GLOBAL TERRORIST THREAT
Tuesday, November 4th - Evening Program

Bruce Hoffman, director of the Center for Security Studies at Georgetown University, will examine the preeminent terrorist threat we face today, and what it will look like in the future.
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AN OVERVIEW OF MEXICO'S ENERGY REFORMS
Monday, November 10 - Mayer Brown Energy Innovation Series 
Chris Davy is the Acting Director for Energy Diplomacy for Africa, Europe, and the Western Hemisphere at the State Department. He will discuss the new energy reforms in Mexico and what they mean for U.S.-Mexico relations. 
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THANK YOU, LINDA WUEST

Linda Wuest is retiring soon, after twenty years with the Council. She will help during the transition to the new CEO and plans to be an active member of the Council in her retirement. The Council has seen substantial growth during her tenure. The board of directors thanks Linda for her dedication and service. 

WELCOME, FARAH KILLIDAR

Farah Killidar will be the President and CEO of the World Affairs Council of Houston, starting October 1st. Born in the Middle East, educated in London, Ms. Killidar previously served as the CEO of the Alaska World Affairs Council. She brings a wealth of international experience to the job and has a good understanding of the Council system. Please join the board of directors in welcoming Farah Killidar. 


YOUR WORLD, YOUR VOICE: WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU
Take our weekly poll - Your response will be compiled with answers received from other participants and results will be sent to the Department of State. 

 

Who is a bigger long-term threat to the United States (related program Tues. Nov. 4th)?


 Al Qaeda
 ISIS

 

 

 
 

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