Governor Michael Dukakis, Mr. Nguyen Anh Tuan, and Professor Nazli Choucri will speak at the Riga Conference 2020

Nov 8, 2020News

To promote and support resolutions for world peace and security, the Boston Global Forum conceived the idea to organize Quad Roundtable. The Quad Roundtable will include leaders from the US, Japan, Australia, and India to discuss challenges and solutions for world peace and security. The Quad Roundtable can contribute urgent suggestions to governments of the US, Japan, Australia and India.

The first Quad Roundtable is co-organized with the Latvian Transatlantic Organisation (LATO) as a special side event at the Riga Conference 2020, at 7:30 am – 9:30 am EST, November 12, 2020.

In this first Quad Roundtable, the keynote speakers are Governor Michael Dukakis, Chairman of the Boston Global Forum (USA), Yasuhide Nakayama, Defense State Minister (Japan), Senator Kimberley Kitching, Chair of Foreign Affair, Defence and Trade Reference Committee (Australia), Ambassador P.S Raghavan, Chairman of the National Security Advisory Board (India). The Roundtable will discuss “the Quad Group, AIWS Social Contract and solutions for world peace and security”.

Professor Nazli Choucri, (MIT), co-founder of, will present the Social Contract for the AI Age. Mr. Nguyen Anh Tuan, CEO of the Boston Global Forum, will introduce next steps of the Quad Roundtable.