Speaking Engagements

Trump’s Taliban Negotiations: What It Means for Afghanistan – New America, March 1, 2019

The U.S.-Pakistan Relationship – Johns Hopkins SAIS Foreign Policy Institute “Four-Minute Foreign Policy” Series, January 22, 2019

India and Pakistan Ten Years After the Mumbai Attacks – U.S. Institute of Peace, November 27, 2018

Reconstruction Starts Here: Building a Better Future for Syrian Youth – Johns Hopkins SAIS, October 24, 2018

Pakistan’s Economic Turmoil: Strategic Challenges, Consequences, and Contingencies – The Stimson Center, October 2, 2018

82 Names: Syria, Please Don’t Forget Us – Johns Hopkins SAIS, September 25, 2018

Creating a New Pakistan: The Road Ahead for Prime Minister Imran Khan – New America, September 20, 2018

Counterterrorism Strikes Under Trump: What Has Changed? – New America, May 29, 2018

America’s Secret Wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan: A Conversation on Directorate S with Steve Coll – Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies, April 30, 2018

Diversity in the U.S. Military and the Contributions of the Sikh American Community – Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies, April 27, 2018

Pakistan Beyond Seventy: The Long View – Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies conference with Lahore University of Management Sciences, April 16, 2018

Witness Aleppo: Sights, Sounds, and Stories from Pre-War Syria – Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies, April 3, 2018

15 Stories of Hope, Justice, and Change: A Photography Exhibit & Conversation on How Photojournalism Impacts Policy – Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies, February 1, 2018

What Drives Extremism in Pakistan? – The Foreign Policy Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies, March 15, 2018

Risk and Consequences: A Discussion of Foreign Intervention – The Institute for Current World Affairs & Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies, October 5, 2017

Sixteen Years and Counting for Afghanistan: What’s Next for America’s Longest War? – Woodrow Wilson Center for International Affairs, October 5, 2017

Pakistan Today Conference: Panel on U.S.-Pakistan Relations – Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies, April 13, 2017

Afghanistan: The Reconciliation Option – The Stimson Center, April 4, 2017

U.S. Policy Options in Afghanistan and Pakistan – The Middle East Institute, March 10, 2017

India and Pakistan: What Path to Peace? – U.S. Institute of Peace, December 19, 2016

Is There a Political Solution to the Afghan Conflict? – The Middle East Institute, October 9, 2012