January 10, 2013 — On November 10, David D. Arnold addressed the Pacific Council on International Policy at their annual Members Weekend in Santa Monica, California. The subject of the talk was on “Reform, Democracy, and Myanmar’s Path Forward.” Mr. Arnold sat on a panel with Hon. Kantathi Suphamongkhon, former Minister of Foreign Affairs in Thailand, and Amb. Priscilla Clapp, former U.S. Chief of Mission in Burma.
Other speakers at the Pacific Council conference included Hon. Michèle Flournoy, former U.S. Undersecretary of Defense for Policy; Dr. Laura Tyson, former Chair of the National Economic Council; Hon. Jane Harman, former U.S. Representative from California, and Director, Woodrow Wilson Center; and Hon. Thomas R. Nides, U.S. Deputy Secretary of State for Management and Resources.