Program Archive

Wednesday, June 28, 2017, 5:30 PM-7:00 PM, Reception
Speakers:  Lewis T. (Lew) LeClair, Principal, McKool Smith
Greg Levesque, Managing Director, Pointe Bello
Mark Stokes, Executive Director, Project 2049 Institute
Moderator: Lindsay A. Hedrick, Partner, Jones Day 
Topic: David v. Goliath: Tang Energy Group Takes on AVIC, China’s Largest Defense Contractor
Location: Dallas Country Club, 4155 Mockingbird Lane, Founders Room
Host: E. Patrick Jenevein, III, CEO, Tang Energy Group
   
Monday, June 12, 2017, 11:30 AM-1:30 PM, Luncheon
Speaker: Kurt W. Tong, Consul General of the United States of America to Hong Kong and Macau
Topic: Hong Kong and U.S. Interests in Asia
Location: Arlington Hall at Lee Park, 3333 Turtle Creek Blvd.
Host: DCFR Founders’ Society
   
Thursday, May 25, 2017, 11:30 AM-1:30 PM, Luncheon
Speaker: Confidential
Topic: Improving Healthcare for Children in North Korea: Implementing Cerebral Palsy Treatment in the DPRK
Location: The Crescent Club, 200 Crescent Court
Host: Dr. James Arthur (Jim) Neathery
   
Thursday, April 13, 2017, 11:30 AM-1:30 PM, Luncheon
Speaker: James Kirchick, Journalist and Foreign Correspondent
Topic: The End of Europe: Dictators, Demagogues and the Coming Dark Age
Location:  Rosewood Crescent Hotel, 400 Crescent Court, Garden Room
Hosts: F. William (Bill) Barnett 
Christian T. Blackwell, Opus Faveo Innovation Development  
Lynne Novack
   
Tuesday, March 28, 2017, 11:30 AM-1:30 PM, Luncheon
Speakers: Robert S. Kaplan, President and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Lee Cullum, Host of CEO, KERA
Topic:  
Location: Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, 2200 N Pearl Street
Host: DCFR Founders’ Society
   
Thursday, January 26, 2017, 11:30 AM-1:30 PM, Luncheon
Speaker: Ken Hersh, Co-Founder and Chairman of NGP Energy Capital Management
Topic:  
Location: Arlington Hall at Lee Park, 3333 Turtle Creek Blvd.
Host: DCFR Founders’ Society
   
Wednesday, December 14, 2016, 6:00 PM-9:00 PM, Holiday Dinner
Speaker: Edward Alden, Bernard L. Schwartz senior fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
Topic:  
Location: The Belo Mansion, 2101 Ross Avenue, Pavilion Ballroom
Hosts: Various
   
Monday, November 14, 2016, 11:30 AM-1:30 PM, Luncheon
Speaker: Randy Schriver, Founding Partner of Armitage International, L.L.C.
Topic:  
Location: North Dallas Bank Tower, 12900 Preston Road
Host: E. Patrick Jenevein, III, CEO, Tang Energy Group
   
Thursday, October 27, 2016, 11:30 AM-1:30 PM, Luncheon
Speaker: Jonathan Tepperman, Managing Editor, Foreign Affairs, Council on Foreign Relations
Topic: Fixing the Impossible: Innovative Solutions for a World in Decline
Location: Rosewood Crescent Hotel, 400 Crescent Court
Hosts: Stuart Bumpas, Locke Lord
Shawn Bhagat, Capital Alliance Corporation
Karl Wachs