Past Event

Toomas Hendrik Ilves, President of the Republic of Estonia: Revitalizing Transatlantic Relations

Fri, Jun 12 2009 - 6:00pm

Revitalizing Transatlantic Relations

His Excellency Toomas Hendrik Ilves, President of the Republic of Estonia

No further reservations accepted for this event.
 
President Ilves will discuss Estonia’s commitment to transatlantic relations and toward promoting democracy and free-market economic policy globally. A member of the European Union and NATO, Estonia is a strong ally and partner of the United States, a relationship that has been constant and strong since it restored its independence in 1991. In addition to having Estonian troops in Afghanistan and Iraq, Estonia has been a strong supporter of EU enlargement and democratic developments in key countries of the former Soviet Union and beyond.

Location: Marines’ Memorial Association, 609 Sutter St., Crystal Ballroom, 11th floor
Time: 5:30 p.m. check-in, 6 p.m. program
Cost: $10 Club/World Affairs Council/Marines Memorial Association members, $20 non-members, $5 students (with valid ID
Also know: Co-organizers: World Affairs Council of Northern California and the Marines Memorial Association. Pre-register by noon June 12