Discussion with Dr Miemie Winn Byrd - Understanding the Myanmar(Burma) Spring Revolution: Insights and Perspectives

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1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Brunei Gallery
Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre (BGLT)
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About this event

Join us for an interactive discussion with Dr Miemie Winn Byrd to explore the complexities of rapidly evolving internal conflict in Myanmar (Burma).

Gain valuable insights into the conflict and its broader regional security implications as we delve into historical contexts, current challenges, and future prospects.

About the speaker

Dr Miemie Winn Byrd, a retired U.S. Army veteran with 28 years of service, is a distinguished scholar and practitioner specializing in U.S.-Myanmar relations, Southeast Asian security dynamics, and the intersection of economics and security. With an extensive background encompassing military, private-sector, and nonprofit sectors, Dr Byrd's expertise extends to civil-military operations, women's roles in peace and security, and transformational learning. 

She holds a Doctorate in Education Leadership from the University of Southern California and has authored numerous publications, including articles in professional security related journals like Indo-Pacific Defense Forum and The Military Review Journal. Currently, she serves on multiple advisory boards and committees, contributing her insights to various international initiatives.