A Pragmatic Optimist’s View on Egypt’s Future: Discussion with Dr. El Mostafa Higazy, Strategic Advisor to the President of Egypt

American Egyptian Youth Network, GW Columbian College of Arts & Sciences

The American Egyptian Youth Network and The Columbian College of Arts and Sciences will host a discussion with Dr. El Mostafa Higazy, Strategic Advisor to the President of Egypt, moderated by Dean Vinson from Columbian College. With a front row seat to the changing landscape in contemporary Egypt - and more than 25 years of experience in strategic political planning, crisis management, philosophy, and institutional development - Dr. Higazy will speak about economic development, youth participation, electoral politics, US - Egypt relations, institutional reform, and his pragmatic optimism about Egypt's future.

Location: GW School of Media and Public Affairs, Room 307. Lunch will be provided.

Note: Due to security, we cannot let anyone into the event who is not on the RSVP list.