326 Past Events

JFK Jr Forum - Open to the Public

Robotland: The Future of Labor Policy and Work in an AI World

Wed., Feb. 27, 2019 | 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Harvard Kennedy School - Institute of Politics, John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum

Join digital HKS and the Institute of Politics, in the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum, for a conversation on the effect of AI on labor policy and the future of work in the U.S. with confirmed panelists Jason Furman, Dean David Weil (Brandeis University), and Mary L. Gray (Microsoft Research), and moderator David Eaves. (event video available here)

Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-Moon

Associated Press

JFK Jr Forum - Harvard Faculty, Fellows, Staff, and Students

Negotiating for Peace and Security on the Korean Peninsula

Mon., Oct. 22, 2018 | 6:00pm - 7:15pm

Harvard Kennedy School - Institute of Politics, John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum

Former UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-Moon (MPP ‘85) and former Acting Assistant Secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs, Susan Thornton, will discuss the negotiations for peace and security on the Korean Peninsula. This forum event will be moderated by Ambassador Nicholas Burns, Roy and Barbara Goodman Family Professor of the Practice of Diplomacy and International Relations and Faculty Chair of the Future of Diplomacy Project.

 

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JFK Jr Forum - Open to the Public

Crossing the Chasm: Why Now is the Time for Public Interest Technology

Fri., Oct. 12, 2018 | 6:00pm

Harvard Kennedy School - Institute of Politics, John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum

A Forum event with

Ash Carter
Director, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School
Belfer Professor of Technology and Global Affairs, HKS
Former United States Secretary of Defense (2015-2017)

Vanita Gupta
President and CEO, The Leadership Conference

Reid Hoffman
Partner, Greylock Partners
Co-Founder and Executive Chairman, LinkedIn

Latanya Sweeney
Professor of Government and Technology in Residence, Department of Government
Director, Data Privacy Lab, Harvard University
Former Chief Technologist, Federal Trade Commission

David Eaves (Moderator)
Lecturer in Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School

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JFK Jr Forum - Open to the Public

A Conversation with Ambassador Wendy R. Sherman and Nancy Gibbs

Wed., Oct. 10, 2018 | 6:00pm

Harvard Kennedy School - Institute of Politics, John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum

A JFK Jr. Forum event with

Wendy R. Sherman
Incoming Director, Center for Public Leadership, Harvard Kennedy School
Senior Counselor, Albright Stonebridge Group
Senior Fellow, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School
Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs (2011-2015)
 
Nancy Gibbs
Visiting Edward R. Murrow Professor of Practice, Harvard Kennedy School
Editor in Chief, TIME (2013-2017)

The powerful alliance between North America and Europe faces significant challenges.

U.S. Department of Defense

JFK Jr Forum - Open to the Public

The Crisis in the Transatlantic Relationship

Mon., Oct. 1, 2018 | 6:00pm - 7:15pm

Harvard Kennedy School - Institute of Politics, John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum

Join the Belfer Center's Project on Europe and the Transatlantic Relationship in the John F. Kennedy Forum to hear about the current state of affairs between the U.S., Canada and Europe and about ways forward from Kurt Volker, Executive Director of the McCain Institute, Wolfgang Ischinger, Chairman of the Munich Security Conference, Susan Glasser, Staff Writer at the New Yorker and Professor Nicholas Burns, Faculty Chair of the Project on Europe and the Transatlantic Relationship.