Strategic Planning at a Time of Dramatic Uncertainty

Strategic Planning at a Time of Dramatic Uncertainty


4:00 am - 5:00 am

A group of AmChams in Europe, led by AmCham Slovakia, AmCham Czechia, AmCham Poland are orgnaizing a webinar with Dounglas E. Lute, the Former U.S. Ambassador to NATO and moderated by Jeffrey Lightfoot, Program Director, Center for International Private Enterprise

In a 60 minute conversation with Ambassador Lute, we will explore the following critical questions:

  • What is the outlook for the war and how we might expect the conflict to end?
  • What is the outlook for continued US leadership in support of Ukraine and European defense?
  • What is the impact of the conflict on the defense industry and other critical economic sectors? 

How European governments might prioritize scarce resources to maximize security and prosperity?

Douglas E. Lute
The Former U.S. Ambassador to NATO
Jeff Lightfoot
Program Director, CIPE

About the Key-Note Speaker

Douglas E. Lute 

  • Chair, International and Defense, BGR Group
  • CEO, Cambridge Global Advisors, LLC
  • McDermott Distinguished Chair of Social Sciences, United States Military Academy, West Point 
  • The former United States Ambassador to NATO
  • Lieutenant General of the US Army, Retired
  • The former Deputy National Security Advisor to George W. Bush

A member of the Council on Foreign Relations; a charter member of the Senior Military Advisory Group of the United States Institute of Peace; a member of the American Academy of Diplomacy; and a member of the board of the Atlantic Council of the United States