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Wed., June 8
Annual Meeting & Dinner
Dr. Chris Sabatini
Exec. Dir., Global
Americans & Prof.
"The Rot at the Heart of
the Brazilian Economy"
6 PM Meeting
7 PM Dinner &
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aNNUAL MEETING AND DINNER - Wednesday, June 8
Annual Meeting and Dinner
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
5:30 pm - Cash Bar
6:00 pm - Annual Meeting
7:00 pm - Dinner / Presentation
Stamford Yacht Club
97 Ocean Drive West
Executive Director, Global Americans
Rot at the Heart of the Brazilian Economy"
Dr. Sabatini was
the senior director of policy at the Americas Society and
(AS/COA) from 2005 to 2014 and the founder and
editor-in-chief of the hemispheric
policy magazine Americas Quarterly (AQ).
At the AS/COA, Dr. Sabatini chaired
organizationís Rule of Law
working group, which published a report on rule
of law in the
hemisphere entitled Rule
of Law, Economic Growth and Prosperity. He also chaired the AS/COA Cuba
2007, Dr. Sabatini launched AQ and maintained a regular blog on policy in
Americas on the magazineís website (www.americasquarterly.org
Previously, Dr. Sabatini was the Director for Latin America and the
Caribbean at the National Endowment for Democracy. He also was a
Fellow with the American Association for the Advancement
Science, working at the U.S. Agency for International Developmentís
for Democracy and Governance. Additionally, he has served as an advisor to the World Bank and
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"Journey Through Vietnam"
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