Event Details

Dr. Sam Potolicchio, currently the Director of Global and Custom Education at the McCourt School of Public Policy at Georgetown University will be at AMCHAM on Wednesday, 23 January from 9.00am to 11.00am to provide insights to the U.S. Indo-Pacific Strategy.


With Democrats now in the majority in the House of Representatives, what will it mean and how will it impact this Indo-Pacific focus?


Dr. Potolicchio lectures regularly around the world for the U.S. State Department, and has lectured at leading academic institutions such as Yale, Dartmouth, Brown, Cambridge, Oxford, the London School of Economics and the Sorbonne. He will provide timely insights into how can evolve and what it may mean for companies/countries touched by the U.S. strategy across Asia.


We would like to thank our member company, Amway for their collaboration on this event. Seats are complimentary and open to both members and non members. A light breakfast with coffee/tea will be served.


Details

09:00am Registration & Coffee

09:30am Presentation and Q&A

11:00am Program Ends

Venue: Level 10, Faber Imperial Court, Jalan Sultan Ismail, 50250 Kuala Lumpur


For more information, please contact Ms. Elyna Ngu at elyna@amcham.com.my

Agenda

9 AM - 9:15 AM
Arrival of Guests & Registration
9:15 AM - 9:20 AM
Welcome Remarks by AMCHAM
9:20 AM - 10:40 AM
Briefing followed by Q&A
10:40 AM - 11 AM
Closing Remarks & Networking

Speakers

  • Professor Sam Potolicchio (Director of Global and Custom Education, McCourt School of Public Policy at Georgetown University)

    Professor Sam Potolicchio

    Director of Global and Custom Education, McCourt School of Public Policy at Georgetown University

    http://www.sampotolicchio.com/

    Dr. Sam Potolicchio is Director of Global and Custom Education at the McCourt School of Public Policy at Georgetown University; Distinguished University Professor, Department Chairman, and Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Political Science at the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA); and President of the Preparing Global Leaders Forum. He also serves as Academic Dean of the dual degree program on Global Governance and Leadership between Europe’s oldest university (Bologna) and its largest (RANEPA). He is also a visiting lecturer at the University of Bologna (Italy) and Mannheim Business School (Germany). He has been a visiting professor at New York University.

    Potolicchio was named one of “America’s Best Professors” by the Princeton Review, the only one in his field, a Future Leader of American Higher Education by the Association of Colleges and Universities, and winner of the 2017 OZY Educator Award as one of the six outstanding American educators.

    He also serves as Distinguished Global Scholar at the Canterbury School of Fort Myers, Florida, and the official lecturer on US politics at the Library of Congress for OWLC, an international leadership program of the United States Congress. Dr. Potolicchio also writes a bimonthly column on U.S. politics for Newsweek Japan.

    He is an adviser to prominent business, non-profit and government leaders. He created and designed the first undergraduate degree in Global Governance and Leadership in English in the Russian Federation where he serves as Academic Director.


    Potolicchio has delivered lectures in over 85 countries, including at Oxford, Cambridge, Yale, Dartmouth, Brown, London School of Economics, Sorbonne, Bologna, and Warwick, Iraq's Komar University, and Donetsk State University, Russia. He regularly lectures around the world for the U.S. State Department, and has spoken in some 20 countries under U.S. Embassy auspices.

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Tickets

AMCHAM Member / Member Company
Standard Price Free
AMCHAM Non-Member / Guest
Standard Price Free

Venue

AMERICAN MALAYSIAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, Level 10, Bangunan Faber Imperial Court, Jalan Sultan Ismail, 50250

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

If you have any questions please contact Elyna Ngu

Contact Organizer

+60 327270070

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