Democracy Summit: A Conversation on the State of Democracy Around the World

February 28

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Sie Complex, Room 5001, Green Room

Audience: Alumni,  Current Student,  Faculty,  Families,  Neighbor or Friend,  Prospective Student,  Staff

The State of Democracy:

A Conversation With Anders Fogh Rasmussen and Mitt Romney

The Josef Korbel School of International Studies invites you to join us for a conversation on the state of democracy around the world with Anders Fogh Rasmussen, former Prime Minister of Denmark and former NATO Secretary General, and Senator Mitt Romney (R-UT). The conversation will be moderated by Korbel School Dean Fritz Mayer.


This exclusive event is presented in partnership with the Alliance of Democracies Foundation, a non-profit organization founded in 2017 by Anders Fogh Rasmussen, the Foundation's vision is to become the world’s leading “megaphone” for the cause of democracy. The Foundation is dedicated to the advancement of democracy and free markets across the globe.


This event complements the annual Copenhagen Democracy Summit, hosted by the Alliance of Democracies, which brings together prominent political and business leaders from the world’s democracies to assess challenges facing the democratic world.

This event is free and open to the public. Registration is required!

Friday, February 28, 2020

 6 - 7 p.m.

Doors open at 5:30 p.m.


at the

Anna and John J. Sie International Relations Complex

Maglione Hall

2201 S. Gaylord St

Denver, CO 80208


Due to increased security, attendees are advised to arrive early and be prepared to show identification at the door. Guests arriving after 6 p.m. will not gain entry to the event.


Featured Speakers

Senator Mitt Romney (R-UT)


Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Former Prime Minister of Denmark and former NATO Secretary General


Hosted by

The Korbel School of International Studies

Alliance of Democracies


Co-sponsored by:

Doug and Mary Scrivner Institute of Public Policy

Center on American Politics

Crossley Center for Public Opinion Research

Europe Center


For any questions about this event, please email George Hatcher III.