Milwaukee, WI

February 4-6, 2019

A Transatlantic Rift? The future of US-European Relations
On Tuesday, February 5, Marquette University will host the "Across the Pond, in the Field" guests for a public panel discussion on the future of the US-European relationship. In the area? We'd love to see you there! Register here:

10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Raynor Memorial Libraries, Beaumier Suites (lower level)

Meet The Panel

H.E. Pjer Šimunović
Ambassador of the Republic of Croatia to the United States of America  

Pjer Šimunović is Croatia’s Ambassador to the United States since September 2017. Before assuming his Ambassadorship, together with a career in international affairs journalism and academic research he served in various high-level positions in the Croatian Government, in the fields of national security, defense and diplomacy.

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H.E. Jonatan Vseviov
Ambassador of Estonia to the United States 

Jonatan Vseviov serves as Estonia´s Ambassador to the United States since August 2018. This is his third diplomatic posting in Washington, DC.  

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Dr. Andrea Kendall-Taylor
Senior Fellow and Director, Transatlantic Security Program, CNAS

Andrea Kendall-Taylor is a Senior Fellow and Director of the Transatlantic Security Program at the Center for a New American Security.

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Jim Townsend
Adjunct Senior Fellow, Transatlantic Security Program, CNAS

James Joye Townsend Jr. is an adjunct senior fellow in the CNAS Transatlantic Security Program.

After eight years as Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (DASD) for European and NATO Policy, Jim Townsend completed more than two decades of work on European and NATO policy in the Pentagon, at NATO and at the Atlantic Council.

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