2019 AGM Agenda


UAA Annual General Meeting

October 25, 2019

Center for Global Development

8:30-9:15 Registration and Coffee

9:15-9:30 Welcome – Masood Ahmed, President, Center for Global Development

9:30-9:45 Opening and update –Nancy Tumavick and Chris Crowley, UAA Co-Chairs

9:45–11:15 Panel on Democratic Governance: How do USAID Missions Overcome Obstacles, Achieve Results, and Navigate the Inevitable Landmines? Panel features Thomas Carothers, Senior Vice-President, the Carnegie Endowment, discussion leader, with UAA members Chris Crowley (Middle East and Former Soviet Union), Beth Hogan (Bolivia and non-presence countries), and Susan Reichle (Russia and Colombia)

11:15-11:45 Coffee Break

11:15-12:45 Peter McPherson, President of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities, and former USAID Administrator, in conversation with Alex Shakow, UAA

12:45-2:00 Lunch

2:00-3:00 Discussion on why leading globally matters locally in 2020 and beyond, with Derek Gianino, National Engagement Director of the US Global Leadership Coalition

3:00 – 3:30 UAA Board Election results — Nancy Tumavick, UAA Co-Chair

Annual UAA awards – Bette Cook, UAA

3:30 – 4:15 Remarks – USAID Deputy Administrator Bonnie Glick

4:15 – 4:30 Closing