Carnegie Middle East Center invites you to its annual conference titled A World on Edge: What to Expect in the Year Ahead, which will take place at the Phoenicia Hotel in Beirut on Wednesday, December 13, 2017. The conference will provide a look ahead to 2018, focusing on what Carnegie scholars believe will be the most important and pressing issues affecting the Middle East and North Africa region.

Topics that will be addressed include Russia’s emerging role in the Middle East, challenges to cybersecurity, the North Korean nuclear threat, the GCC-Iran tensions, and the Trump administration’s foreign policy.

For more information, contact Ghenwa Bazzi at