Jun 2023

31 May 2023


Middle East Authoritarianism and the subversion of Western democracy

Thursday, June 1, 2023 (All day)
Mayflower Hotel, Washington DC
Sponsored By: 
Emgage and the Center for the Study of Islam and Democracy, Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC)

Announced by the University of Pittsburgh

Why the US Should Support Democracy in the Muslim World, and How?
8:30 - 9:00 Registration & Continental Breakfast

9:00 - 9:15 am Opening Remarks

Prof. Asma Afsaruddin - Chair of the CSID Board

Prof. Dalia Fahmy - Chair of the Program Committee

9:15 - 9:45 AM - Opening Speaker

Keynote Speaker (TBD)

9:45 - 11:15 AM - PANEL 1:

The Cost of Authoritarianism: Assessing U.S. Mideast Policy over the Long Term