March 22, 2011, 4:00pm
Perspectives on the Upheaval in Egypt
Location: The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia (7th & Arch Streets), The Pennsylvania Room

The Global Independence Center is holding a conference at the Philadelphia Federal Reserve Back. The program will focus on both economic and socio-political issues related to the recent event in Egypt.

For more information and registration, visit here.

For inquiries, please contact Jillian Fornito at GIC at or 215-898-9453

Fees: $40 for GIC members, $60 for non-members



"The Future of Egypt and Its Leadership in the Region": Dr. Ian Lustick, Bess W. Heyman Professor of Political Science, University of Pennsylvania

"Economics of a Revolution: Transitioning to Democracy and Open Markets": Eugenio Aleman, Director, Senior Economist, Wells Fargo Securities, LLC; Karanta Kalley, Managing Director, Middle East and Northern Africa, IHS Global Insight

"Israeli Perspective on Egypt": Daniel Kutner, Consul General of Israel

"Realities of an Emergency Evacuation": Suzanne Garber, Chief Operating Officer, International SOS; Ken Walton, Regional Security Manager, Travel Security Services

the Global Interdependence, Temple Center for International Business Education and Research, and the Middle East Center