Latvian Transatlantic Organisation (LATO) and the U.S. Embassy in Riga are pleased to invite everyone to join us in a discussion „The Way Forward After the New START”, featuring Rose Gottemoell, U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of Arms Control, Verification and Compliance. The discussion will take place on February 8, 12:15-13:00 at the LU Academic Library, Great Hall (2nd floor), 10 Rupniecibas str, Riga.
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.
Discussion will be held in English and is open to everyone to attend. Please register via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, or phone: 67322883.