Syrian Ambassador to the U.S.

"Syrian - U.S. Relations" with Imad Moustapha, Syrian Ambassador to the United States

Thursday, June 02, 2005
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Ackerman Grand Ballroom

Imad Moustapha is the Syrian Ambassador to the United States.  He holds a PhD in Computer Science and was Dean of the Faculty of Information Technology at the University of Damascus, and Secretary General of the Arab School on Science and Technology.  He is a co-founder of the Network of Syrian Scientists, Technologists and Innovators Abroad (NOSSTIA).  He was also a member of the Syrian team responsible for drafting reform strategies for the ministries of Culture, Education, and Higher Education.  His publications include over 200 articles, many focusing on the political scene in Washington and on US policies.  He is a co-author of the UN-sponsored Human Development Report in the Arab World which has been widely quoted throughout the world.

This lecture is open to the public and free of charge.  Seating available on a first arrival basis.  For more information call (310) 825-0604. 

This program is part of UCLA's ongoing commitment to providing a forum for the wide  range of views on key international issues for the campus community and beyond.

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Cost : free and open to the public

Burkle Center Office310-825-0604

Sponsor(s): Burkle Center for International Relations, Center for Near Eastern Studies