Featuring Keynote Speaker: Rt. Honorable David Cameron, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom 2010-2016
For decades, the bond between Europe and the United States has created the foundation for the world’s economic, political, and security order. This special program celebrates our shared history and accomplishments and takes a look at the future on both sides of the pond. Gather for a full-day symposium in Budapest featuring keynote speaker David Cameron, former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, 2010–2016, followed by a five-night Danube cruise aboard the beautiful Crystal Mahler and a charter flight to Berlin. Throughout the program, renowned political figures, authors, and thought leaders will lecture and participate in roundtable discussions, including Pulitzer Prize-winning author Doris Kearns Goodwin and Princeton Professor of Politics Jan-Werner Müller.
Along the way, select from a variety of fascinating thematic excursions certain to appeal to your interests, attend gala receptions and dinners in landmark venues, and enjoy private performances in unique settings.
David Cameron served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland from 2010 to 2016, leading Britain’s first Coalition Government in nearly 70 years and forming the first majority Conservative Government in the UK for over two decades.
Jan-Werner Müller is Professor of Politics at Princeton University. Müller is author of many books including What is Populism? Princeton President Chris Eisgruber’s pre-read selection for the class of 2021. His public affairs commentary has appeared in the London Review of Books, the New York Review of Books, Foreign Affairs, The Guardian, the New York Times, and Project Syndicate.
Doris Kearns Goodwin is a world-renowned presidential historian, public speaker, and Pulitzer Prize-winning, New York Times #1 best-selling author. Goodwin is well known for her appearances and commentary on television—in programming ranging from Ken Burns documentaries and Meet the Press to The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and The Simpsons.