Featuring Project Interchange Alumnus Dr. Philip GordonWednesday, May 3, 2017Open to AJC Washington Marshall Society Members and Project Interchange Alumni and Guests6:00 PM Dinner6:30 PM Program AJC Washington OfficeRSVP by April 26
Dr. Philip Gordon will discuss challenges the Trump administration will face in dealing with the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, the viability of a two-state solution, and the role Israel's Arab neighbors could potentially play in the search for Middle East peace. Dr. Gordon traveled to Israel on AJC Project Interchange with a group of strategic analysts in 2001.
Philip Gordon is a Senior Fellow at the Council on Foreign relations. Previously he was Special Assistant to the President and White House Coordinator for the Middle East, North Africa, and the Gulf region. As the most senior White House official focused on the greater Middle East, he worked closely with the President, Secretary of State, and National Security Advisor on issues including the Iranian nuclear program, Middle East peace negotiations, the conflict in Syria, security in Iraq, U.S. relations with the Gulf states, the democratic transitions in North Africa, and bilateral relations with Israel, Egypt, Jordan, and Lebanon.
Questions to Lili Kalish Gersch at firstname.lastname@example.org Director of Alumni Engagement, AJC Project Interchange
Presented by AJC’s Project Interchange and AJC Washington Regional Office