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Edlis Neeson Great Decisions: Changing Demographics

Event information
Date
Thu Jan 27, 2022
6:00pm - 8:00pm MST
Location
Koch Building
1000 N. Third St.
Aspen, CO
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This series is currently soldout. If you would like to be added to the waitlist, please email [email protected].

In this eight-week series, participants gather to discuss key foreign policy issues facing the world today. Led by volunteer moderators, participants will engage in moderated discussions with their fellow citizens. This year’s topics will include Biden’s Agenda, Changing Demographics, Industrial Policy, Outer Space, Quad Alliance, Russia and the US, Drug Policy in Latin America and Climate Change.

This year’s series will be held in person at the Aspen Meadows. Participants will be asked to show vaccination status and a negative COVID test result before each session. The Aspen Institute will provide tests for each session.

January 27 – Changing Demographics: The world experienced remarkable demographic changes in the 20th century that continue today and have resulted in far-reaching social, economic, political, and environmental consequences all over the globe. These consequences are creating mounting challenges to development efforts, security, the environment, as well as the sustainability of human populations.

Thursdays from 6:00-8:00 p.m. beginning Thursday, January 20, running through Thursday, March 10 in the Koch Building at the Aspen Institute.

 Fee: $225, includes all sessions, readings, and light refreshments. Scholarships available.

*Topics and the dates they are presented are subject to change.