Every four years since 1997, the National Intelligence Council has published an unclassified strategic assessment of how key trends and uncertainties might shape the world over the next 20 years to help senior US leaders think and plan for the longer term. The report is timed to be especially relevant for the administration of a newly elected US President, but Global Trends increasingly has served to foster discussions about the future with people around the world. This talk will present the key findings of the most recent report. The full report can be found here:


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This seminar is off the record.

Virginia Tech Research Center is located just a few blocks from the Arlington Ballston Metro. Underground public parking is available. The entrance to the parking garage is located off of 9th Street.

Event Contact:
Lori Conerly   Phone:571-858-3132