The War on Terror: Implications for Domestic Security and Civil Liberties
Thursday, November 17, 2005

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International Conference Co-sponsored by:
The Independent Institute
Friedrich Naumann Foundation

November 17-18, 2005

The Willard Hotel
1401 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20004

Thursday, November 17
6:30 p.m. Reception (Buchanan Room)
7:00 p.m. Opening Dinner (Pierce Room)

Welcoming Remarks:
Claus Gramckow, Acting Representative, Friedrich Naumann Foundation
Ivan Eland, Senior Fellow, and Director, Center on Peace and Liberty, The Independent Institute

Keynote Address:
Congressman Ron Paul (R-TX)

Friday, November 18
9:00 a.m. Session I: Fighting the War on Terror by Expanding the State: An Effective Strategy? (Pierce Room)

Christopher Hellman, Defense Budget and Policy Analyst, Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation
Angela Freimuth, FDP State Legislator, State of North-Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Veronique de Rugy, Research Fellow, American Enterprise Institute
Charles Pena, Senior Fellow, Coalition for a Realistic Foreign Policy

Questions & Answers

10:30 a.m. Coffee Break

10:45 a.m. Session II: Innovative Approaches to Homeland Security for the U.S. and Europe (Pierce Room)

Greg Nojeim, Chief Legislative Counsel, American Civil Liberties Union
Robert Klemmensen, Professor of Political Science, University of Southern Denmark

Ivan Eland, Senior Fellow, The Independent Institute

Questions & Answers

12:30 p.m. Luncheon (Holmes Room)