The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) is a strategic think tank in Washington, D.C., whose scholars and board members provide advice to the federal government regarding significant social, economic, environmental and political global issues. The CSIS is staffed by expert scholars and researchers and is advised by a Board of Trustees and Counselors whose members have been influential national policy makes.
The Abshire-Inamori Leadership Academy (AILA) at CSIS hosts the Southeast student seminar. The students' activity is centered around CSIS's, "The Seven Revolutions Initiative," a broad-based effort to forecast key trends through the year 2035. They have defined seven profound revolutions that are occurring globally and the social, political, economic and environmental implications of those revolutions for international relationships
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Learn more about the CSIS Abshire-Inamori Leadership Academy: http://csis.org/program/abshire-inamori-leadership-academy