Co-Sponsors: Foreign Policy Research Institute, Department of Russian and East European Studies, Penn-Temple European Studies Colloquium
Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 9:00am to 5:30pm
AMID NEW REVELATIONS OF THE EXTENT of Russian interference in American elections, how should we appraise Russia’s role in undermining democracy not just in America, but throughout the West – and are there perils in exaggerating its successes?
9:00 am – Registration
9:30-11:30 am – Is Russia Undermining Democracy in the West?
Michael Carpenter, Penn Biden Center
Samuel Charap, RAND Corporation
Marlene LaRuelle, George Washington University
12:30-2:00 pm – Have Elections Become Cyberwars?
Kathleen Hall Jamieson, Annenberg School for Communications
Clint Watts, Foreign Policy Research Institute
2:30-4:00 pm – Is Russia’s Strategy Working or Backfiring?
Bob Hamilton, US Army War College
Alina Polyakova, Brookings Institution
Rudra Sil, Penn Political Science