UANI's Iran Risk Summit Being Held in New York on Monday, Sept. 19

Rep. Eliot Engel (D-NY), Ranking Member of House Foreign Affairs Committee, to Speak

NEW YORK--()--United Against Nuclear Iran (UANI) has released an updated agenda for its 2016 Iran Risk Summit, a full-day, public event with a complimentary lunch, featuring a distinguished lineup of current and former foreign leaders, lawmakers, and Iran experts to be held on Monday, September 19 at the Roosevelt Hotel in New York.

The day-long public event of interviews and discussions will examine the political and economic environment since the signing of the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran. Comprised of former diplomats and lawmakers, UANI is spearheading a global education campaign focused on the risks of doing business with Iran, warning hundreds of international companies that may be contemplating Tehran as a new investment opportunity.

To RSVP, please follow this link.

Media interested in covering this event should email Steven Cohen at press@uani.com.

 

Iran Risk Summit 2016

Monday, September 19, 2016
Roosevelt Hotel, New York City
45 East 45th Street
 
     
8:00 - 9:00 AM   Coffee & Registration
9:00 - 10:00 AM   The Iran Nuclear Deal After One Year: The View from the United Arab Emirates


Speaker:

His Excellency Yousef Al Otaiba
United Arab Emirates Ambassador to the United States

 

Moderator:

 

Ambassador Mark D. Wallace

UANI CEO and Former U.S. Ambassador to the

United Nations for Management and Reform

10:30 - 11:30 AM   The Iranian Market: A New Gold Rush?

 

Speakers:

 

Governor Bill Richardson

UANI Advisory Board Member;

Former U.S. Secretary of Energy;

Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations; and

Former Governor of New Mexico

 

Dr. August Hanning

UANI Advisory Board Member;

Former Director of the Federal Intelligence Service of Germany

 

Dr. Matthew Levitt

Fromer-Wexler Fellow and Director, Stein Program on Counterterrorism and Intelligence

The Washington Institute for Near East Policy

 

Moderator:

 

Nicolle Wallace

Political Analyst, MSNBC

Former White House Director of Communications

11:50 AM - 1:00 PM   The Future of the Iranian Nuclear Deal

 

Speakers:

 

The Honorable Eliot Engel (D-NY)

Ranking Member, House Foreign Affairs Committee

U.S. Representative for the 16th Congressional District

 

Dr. Gary Samore

UANI Advisory Board Member

Former UANI President

Former White House Coordinator for Arms Control and

Weapons of Mass Destruction under President Obama

1:00 - 2:30 PM   Iran's Destabilizing Role in the Middle East*

 

Speakers:

 

Dr. Ray Takeyh

UANI Advisory Board Member

Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations

Former Senior Advisor on Iran, U.S. Department of State

 

Tony Badran

Research Fellow, Foundation for Defense of Democracies

 

Mohammed Khalid Alyahya

Research Fellow, Gulf Research Center

Non-Resident Fellow, The Atlantic Council's Rafik Hariri Center for the Middle East

 

Moderator:

 

Dr. Michael Makovsky

CEO, Jewish Institute for National Security Affairs

 

*A complimentary buffet lunch will be provided to Summit attendees during this session.

2:30 - 3:30 PM   The Iran Nuclear Deal After One Year: Has Iran's Behavior Changed?

 

Speakers:

 

MK Tzipi Livni

Co-Head, Zionist Union Party, State of Israel

Former Israeli Foreign Minister and Justice Minister

 

Sheikha Haya Rashed Al Khalifa

Legal Advisor in the Kingdom of Bahrain

Former President of the United Nations General Assembly and Former Bahraini Ambassador to France, Belgium, Spain, and Switzerland

 

Radosław Sikorski

UANI Advisory Board Member

Former Polish Foreign Minister; Defense Minister; and Marshal of the Sejm

 

Moderator:

 

The Honorable Joseph I. Lieberman

UANI Chairman and Former U.S. Senator (I-CT)

3:30 - 5:00 PM   TBA
 

Contacts

UANI
Steven Cohen, 212-922-0063
press@uani.com

Release Summary

UANI's Iran Risk Summit Being Held in New York on Monday, Sept. 19: Rep. Eliot Engel (D-NY), Ranking Member of House Foreign Affairs Committee, to Speak

Contacts

UANI
Steven Cohen, 212-922-0063
press@uani.com