American Turkish Society Event: Turkey – What’s Next?

October 19, 2016
Herrick, Feinstein LLP

2 Park Avenue

New York City

Herrick hosted The American Turkish Society for a conversation with renowned experts on Turkey and the Middle East who weighed in on Turkey's strategic options given these uncertain times and challenges. Discussion topics included: What can Turkey expect in the aftermath of a failed coup? What are its foreign policy challenges? And how can Turkey cope with an ever growing stream of refugees?


  • Sema Emiroglu, Former UN Bureau Chief and Senior Foreign Correspondent for Milliyet


  • Doctor Bulent Aliriza, The Center for Strategic and International Studies
  • Ambassador James F. Jeffrey, Philip Solondz Fellow at The Washington Institute for Near East Policy and Former Ambassador to Turkey and Iraq
  • Professor Michael Oppenheimer, Clinical Professor of International Relations and Political Economy at New York University's Center for Global Affairs