The PON Brown Bag Lunch Series Presents:
Nuclear Negotiations with Russia
with Assistant Secretary of State &
Chief Negotiator of the New START Treaty
HLS Professor Robert Bordone,
Director, Harvard Negotiation and Mediation Clinical Program
Date: February 25, 2011
Time: 12:00PM to 1:30PM
Where: Hauser Hall, Room 105, Harvard Law School Campus
Join the Program on Negotiation for a brown bag lunch with Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of Arms Control, Verification and Compliance Rose Gottemoeller. In a discussion facilitated by Prof. Robert Bordone, Director of the Harvard Negotiation and Mediation Clinical Program, Assistant Secretary Gottemoeller will discuss her experiences as the chief negotiator of the New Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (New START), a landmark agreement between the US and Russia to reduce the number of deployed strategic nuclear warheads and long-range missiles.
Bring your lunch. Drinks and dessert will be served.
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Rose Gottemoeller was sworn in as the Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of Arms Control, Verification and Compliance, on April 6, 2009. She was the chief negotiator of the New Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (New START) with the Russian Federation. Since 2000, she had been with the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. She most recently was a senior associate in the Carnegie Russia & Eurasia Program in Washington, D.C., where she worked on U.S.–Russian relations and nuclear security and stability. She also served as the director of the Carnegie Moscow Center from January 2006 – December 2008.
Formerly Deputy Undersecretary of Energy for Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation and before that, Assistant Secretary for Nonproliferation and National Security, also at the Department of Energy, she was responsible for all nonproliferation cooperation with Russia and the Newly Independent States. She first joined the Department of Energy in November 1997 as director of the Office of Nonproliferation and National Security.
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