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Thursday, July 28, 2022
Us In Flux Conversations: Phoebe Wagner & Punya Mishra

In the uncertain and roiling spring and summer of 2020, we published Us in Flux, a series of stories and events about community, collaboration, and...

Thursday, July 07, 2022
CSI Skill Tree: Sound and Worldbuilding

In the CSI Skill Tree series, we examine and celebrate how video games envision possible futures, build rich...

Monday, June 27, 2022
Ukraine: The Grassroots Defense of Democracy and Human Rights

As the invasion of Ukraine continues, the McCain Institute and the World Central Kitchen are partnering to shed light on the heroic and lifesaving efforts led by grassroots organizations,...

Thursday, June 23, 2022
Us In Flux Conversations: Carter Meland & Grace Dillon

Us in Flux is a series of short stories and virtual gatherings that explore how we might reimagine and reorganize our communities in the face of transformative change.

Join us...

Tuesday, June 21, 2022
Authors & Insights: Dr. Mark Esper & Dr. Evelyn Farkas

After the recent publication of his book “A Sacred Oath: Memoirs of a Secretary of Defense During Extraordinary Times,” McCain Institute John S. McCain Distinguished Fellow and former U.S. Defense...

Thursday, June 16, 2022
What is Coastal America’s Future?

Climate change puts into question the future of coastal America, home to over 100 million people. Some Americans are relocating...

Wednesday, June 01, 2022
A 21st Century Iron Curtain? Looking at the Future of NATO

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has profoundly altered the European security order and ushered in what is effectively a 21st century Iron Curtain over the continent. The North Atlantic Treaty...

Tuesday, May 31, 2022
American Diplomacy Project Phase II - Midterm Report

The ASU Washington Diplomatic Roundtable is a quarterly event hosted by the University’s Leadership, Diplomacy and National Security Lab. Following its launch in January this year, this is...

Monday, May 23, 2022
What Is Biosecurity for the Twenty-First Century?

After September 11 and the anthrax attacks in 2001, the United States adopted a top-down governance structure for bioterrorism that famously employed “guns, gates, and guards” to prevent attacks,...

Thursday, May 12, 2022
The Sci-Fi Feedback Loop: Mapping Fiction’s Influence on Real-World Tech

There’s little question that the imaginary futures of science fiction have influenced the development of real-world technologies, from space travel to cyberspace. Join Arizona State University’s...

Saturday, April 30, 2022
McCain Institute Sedona Forum 2022: Live Replay - April 30, 2022

Live from The Sedona Forum 2022
April 30, 2022

08:35AM - 08:40AM - Opening by Rick Davis and Amb. Cindy McCain
08:40AM - 08:45AM - A Message From The McCain Institute's New Executive...

Friday, April 29, 2022
McCain Institute Sedona Forum 2022: Live Replay - April 29, 2022

Live from The Sedona Forum 2022
April 29, 2022

2:45PM - 2:55PM - Welcome
2:55PM - 3:00PM - Theme Setting
3:00PM - 3:45PM - China’s Ukraine Problem: The West’s Diplomatic Unity