Central Asia-Caucasus Institute
“A Conversation with H.E. Ambassador Elin Suleymanov, Azerbaijan’s Newly Accredited Ambassador to the U.S."
February 1, 2012
"A Conversation with H.E. Ambassador Elin Suleymanov, Azerbaijan’s Newly Accredited Ambassador to the U.S.”
H.E. Elin Suleymanov, Ambassador of Azerbaijan to the U.S.
S. Frederick Starr, Chairman, Central Asia-Caucasus Institute, SAIS
Wednesday, February 1, 5-7 p.m.
Rome Auditorium, 1st Fl., Nitze Building
SAIS, Johns Hopkins University
1619 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC 20036
Ambassador Suleymanov is no stranger to the United States. Universities from which he holds graduate degrees here are both the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy and the University of Toledo, Ohio. Before his appointment last fall as Azerbaijan’s Ambassador to the U.S., he was for five years his country’s first Consul General to Los Angeles and the Western States.
Following his remarks at this Forum, Ambassador Suleymanov has kindly agreed to a conversation with the audience.
PLEASE NOTE: This Forum will be “off the record” and no recording of it, or quoting of conversations there, will be allowed. Chatham House rules apply to the entire event.
The Central Asia-Caucasus Institute is a primary institution in the United States for the study of the Caucasus, Central Asia and the Caspian Region. The Institute, affiliated with Johns Hopkins University-SAIS, forms part of a Joint Center with the Silk Road Studies Program, affiliated with the Stockholm-based Institute for Security and Development Policy. Additional information about the Joint Center, as well as its several publications series, is available at www.silkroadstudies.org.