Center for a New American Security
Julianne Smith is Senior Fellow and Director of the Strategy and Statecraft Program at the Center for a New American Security and a Senior Vice President at Beacon Global Strategies LLC. She is a member of AICGS' Board of Trustees.
In an op-ed for Tagesspiegel Causa, AICGS Trustee Julianne Smith calls on Germany to engage a National Security Council, a stance recently reiterated by German defense minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, who called a National Security Council an opportunity to optimize the decision-making process and improve coordination with the government.
This topic was also discussed during AICGS’ conference in Hamburg on The United States and Germany: Partnership under Stress?