March 26, 2019

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To mark the US launch of Soft Power Superpowers and Powers of Attraction, the British Council and NYU Washington, DC co-hosted a panel discussion, question and answer session, and networking reception. This event brought together key stakeholders in the soft power field including think tanks, policymakers, academics, and more. The panel included Maria Belovas, Head of Press & Public Diplomacy/Spokesperson, Delegation of the European Union to the United States, Shanthi Kalathil, Senior Director, International Forum for Democratic Studies, Alistair MacDonald, Author, Soft Powers Superpowers Report, British Council Senior Policy Analyst, and Shawn Powers, Acting Chief Strategy Officer, United States Agency for Global Media (USAGM).

This was the second event in the British Council US Thought Leadership series. Created in response to radical changes in the political, economic and social landscape, the series highlights research and insights from the British Council’s global network and offers a forum for the development of collaborative approaches to address significant global challenges.

Maria Belovas

Maria Belovas

Shanthi Kalathil

Shanthi Kalathil

Alistair MacDonald

Alistair MacDonald

Shawn Powers

Shawn Powers

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