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Dr. Peter Wittig, German Ambassador to the United States, regretfully must step down as our keynote speaker due to diplomatic commitments. We are delighted to welcome as our keynote Ms. Helga Barth.

10:00-10:15 Welcome and Opening Remarks
10:15-11:00 Keynote: Helga Barth, Minister and Head of Political Affairs, Embassy of Germany
11:00-11:15 Coffee Break
11:15-12:45 Graduate Student Panel: Security Challenges: Rethinking the Transatlantic Relationship
12:45-2:00 Lunch
2:00-3:30 Expert Panel: External Threat: The Russian Challenge to European Integration and Transatlantic Relations
3:30-3:45 Coffee Break
3:45-5:00 Graduate Student Panel: The Transatlantic Relationship Post-TTIP: Digital Cooperation and Media Accountability
5:00-5:15 Coffee Break
5:15-6:30 Alumni Panel: Internal Challenges: Implications of Populism for Transatlantic Relations
6:30-6:45 Closing remarks
6:45-8:00 Reception