Betsy Fischer Martin, a former producer for Meet the Press, is an Emmy-winning journalist and TV news executive. Currently she is an Executive in Residence at American University’s School of Public Affairs and the co-host of Bloomberg Politics’ Masters in Politics Podcast. She also founded her own consulting business, Fischer Martin Media, where she specializes in providing media training to corporate executives.
Event Date: September 28, 2018 – 11:00 to 12:30 Location: FSS 4007, 120 University Private
Presented by CIPS and the U.S. Embassy in Ottawa
John Della Volpe is the Director of Polling at the Harvard Kennedy School Institute of Politics, where he has led the institute’s polling initiatives on understanding American youth since 2000. The Washington Post referred to John as one of the world’s leading authorities on global sentiment, opinion and influence especially among Millennials and in the age of digital and social media. In 2008, he received an Eisenhower Fellowship for which he traveled extensively throughout China, Hong Kong, and Korea (including a supervised day in North Korea) studying Millennials; in 2011, he was appointed to the U.S.-Russia Bilateral Presidential Commission on Media. John is also founder of SocialSphere, a Cambridge based public opinion and analytics company.
Event Date: November 14, 2018 – 11:00 to 12:30 Location: FSS 4007, 120 University Private
The University of Ottawa’s Graduate School of Public and International Affairs (GSPIA) and the Centre for International Policy Studies (CIPS) invite you to join us for a roundtable to discuss the results of the American midterm elections and what new and returning faces in Washington could mean for Canada-U.S. relations going forward.
– Sarah Goldfeder, Principal, Earnscliffe – Michael Kergin, Honorary Senior Fellow, GSPIA, University of Ottawa and Senior Advisor, Bennett Jones – Meredith Lilly, Simon Reisman Chair in International Affairs, Carleton University – Jeffrey Simpson, Senior Fellow, GSPIA, University of Ottawa