Friday, December 12, 2014

Think Tank Quickies (#155)

  • Atlantic Council announces new Art of Future Warfare (AFW) project; VP Biden headlines the think tank's Energy and Economic Summit in Istanbul, Turkey; has new Global Energy Center.
  • How DC became irrelevant, by Bruce Katz of Brookings.
  • Meet Jerry Brito, head of the new think tank Coin Center.
  • CNAS: To end hacking, US must make China pay.
  • Heritage Action losing grip on the Hill.
  • Turkcell and Turkish Infomatics Foundation partner with Brookings.
  • Think tankers visiting Austin to grill Gov. Rick Perry on a variety of topics for 2016 run.
  • Think tanks in UAE playing key role as country seeks to become the world's most innovative state.
  • Constance Berry Newman, former Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs, becomes Nonresident Senior Fellow at Atlantic Council's Africa Center.
  • Ed Rogers, fmr. Deputy Assistant to President George H.W. Bush, joins CNAS Board of Advisors.