Coffee Break With Paolo

Sinopse

Paolo von Schirach breaks down complex subjects like sustainable development and the future of fossil fuels and makes them interesting and accessible.Over coffee, Paolo demystifies complicated subjects like shale oil and gas exploration, and manufacturing. Topics range from electric cars and rapid transit to vertical urban farming and climate change.

Episódios

  • Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - Can Charter School Help in Improving US Education?

    Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - Can Charter School Help in Improving US Education?

    03/10/2019 Duração: 14min

    In this episode, Paolo von Schirach talks about Charter Schools, secondary education entities funded by taxpayer dollars but run by private entities. On average, students attending these schools perform better. Can these experiments produce tomorrow’s new standard?

  • Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - Latin America: Crises and Positive Changes

    Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - Latin America: Crises and Positive Changes

    26/09/2019 Duração: 47min

    In this episode, Paolo von Schirach talks with Peter Schechter, a seasoned expert on Latin America, and the co-host of the podcast Altamar. Peter discusses key developments in problem countries such as Venezuela, Brazil and Argentina. He also points out positive changes in Colombia, Peru and Chile.

  • Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - How can we fix US immigration policies?

    Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - How can we fix US immigration policies?

    19/09/2019 Duração: 45min

    In this episode, Paolo von Schirach talks with Linda Rahal and Elizabeth Kohler Maya, immigration attorneys. The discussion is about current laws affecting residency, work permits, student visas, asylum, and a lot more. Can US elected leaders at some point agree on sensible reforms that will allow immigration to take place in a way that will strengthen America?

  • Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - No Afghanistan Exit for the US?

    Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - No Afghanistan Exit for the US?

    12/09/2019 Duração: 20min

    In this episode, Paolo von Schirach discusses the implication of the abrupt suspension, maybe cancellation, of all peace talks between the US and the Taliban in Afghanistan announced by US President Donald Trump. Does this mean that America is prepared to keep a military presence in Afghanistan for many more years? Will the US stay engaged? What about support for the country’s fragile economy?

  • Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - Rethinking US national security priorities

    Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - Rethinking US national security priorities

    05/09/2019 Duração: 38min

    In this episode, Paolo von Schirach talks with Doug Macgregor, retired US Army Colonel, PhD and author of five books. The discussion focuses on the misguided security priorities that are at the foundation of prolonged and wasteful military engagements, such as the occupation of Afghanistan and the war in Iraq.

  • Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - Can women work and have children in our society?

    Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - Can women work and have children in our society?

    29/08/2019 Duração: 17min

    In this episode, Paolo von Schirach discusses the implications of new findings indicating that babies need direct contact with their mothers in the critical first year of life. Day care centers, even if available and affordable, are not enough. This is about the healthy development of our children. What can be done

  • Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - The Future of Energy in America

    Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - The Future of Energy in America

    22/08/2019 Duração: 48min

    In this episode, Paolo von Schirach hosts Lou Pugliaresi, and eminent energy expert, currently President of the Energy Policy Research Foundation, based in Washington DC. The conversation begins with the US energy renaissance which made America into the world leading oil and gas producer. It continues with a discussion on global warming, renewables and EVs.

  • Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - What is happening in Europe?

    Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - What is happening in Europe?

    15/08/2019 Duração: 57min

    In this episode, Paolo von Schirach hosts Zsofia Racz, analysts with the Budapest-based Center for Fundamental Rights. The discussion focuses on the resurgence of nationalism in Europe, and the ultimate objectives and limits of the process of European integration.

  • Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - US - Turkey relations: a complicated agenda

    Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - US - Turkey relations: a complicated agenda

    08/08/2019 Duração: 01h07min

    In this episode, Paolo von Schirach hosts Mark Meirowitz, Associate Professor at SUNY Maritime College and Global Policy Institute Fellow. The discussion focuses on problems related to Turkish weapons purchases, differences over Gulen, the future of Syria, security and energy issues in the Eastern Mediterranean.

  • Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - The new global geopolitics and implications for American security

    Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - The new global geopolitics and implications for American security

    01/08/2019 Duração: 01h18min

    In this episode, Paolo von Schirach hosts John Sitilides, geopolitical strategists at Trilogy Advisors, and Diplomacy Consultant at the U.S. Department of State. The discussion focuses on the implications of growing tensions with Iran, U.S. disengagement from Afghanistan and Iraq, the future of NATO and the challenges represented by China’s economic and military rise.

  • Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - How firms and governments can assess and mitigate risks involved in their policies?

    Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - How firms and governments can assess and mitigate risks involved in their policies?

    25/07/2019 Duração: 01h18min

    In this episode, Paolo von Schirach hosts Jennifer Hoffman, Senior Vice President of Global Risk Intel, a multi-service consultancy that provides customized services to companies and organizations. The discussion focuses on how corporations and other actors can better understand the context in which they operate, properly assess the risks involved, and take the appropriate measures aimed at avoiding or mitigating them.

  • Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - Brexit and Europe

    Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - Brexit and Europe

    18/07/2019 Duração: 39min

    In this episode, Paolo von Schirach talks about  Brexit and the future of the European Union with Martin Sieff, international affairs journalist and author. The discussion focuses on how Great Britain will finally exit the European Union and how Europe is facing the challenges of globalization.

  • Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - US and World Threats

    Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - US and World Threats

    11/07/2019 Duração: 57min

    In this episode, Paolo von Schirach discusses the US and World Threats with Arnold Dupuy, international security expert with Booz Allen Hamilton and Adjunct Professor at George Mason University and Virginia Tech. The conversation includes the level of US defense spending, the new role of NATO, and the challenges represented by China's growing military capabilities.

  • Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - Crisis at the US Mexico border

    Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - Crisis at the US Mexico border

    04/07/2019 Duração: 17min

    Episode 16: “Crisis at the US Mexico border”, Paolo von Schirach discusses the phenomenon of fake asylum claims. US laws should be changed, including the creation of a robust guest workers visa program.  

  • Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - Geopolitics of Oil and Gas

    Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - Geopolitics of Oil and Gas

    27/06/2019 Duração: 01h41s

    In this episode, Paolo von Schirach talks about the Geopolitics of Oil and Gas with Robert Cekuta, former US Ambassador to Azerbaijan, with a long and distinguished career in the US Department of State. The discussion includes the new role that the US is playing as a major world energy producer and now exporter, and how Russia uses energy as a political influence tool.

  • Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - China and Hong Kong a troubled relationship

    Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - China and Hong Kong a troubled relationship

    20/06/2019 Duração: 20min

    Episode 14: “China and Hong Kong a troubled relationship”, Paolo von Schirach talks about the new extradition treats between China and Hong Kong and why millions of Hong Kong citizens protested against it because they see it as a threat to their freedom.

  • Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - The Ethics of Islam

    Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - The Ethics of Islam

    13/06/2019 Duração: 01h04min

    Episode 13: “The Ethics of Islam”, Paolo von Schirach talks to Professor Abdulaziz Sachedina, Chair of Religious Studies at George Mason University. Sachedina makes critical distinctions between message of love and tolerance of Islam and subsequent interpretations. 

  • Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - The South China Sea Dispute

    Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - The South China Sea Dispute

    06/06/2019 Duração: 16min

    Episode 12: “The South China Sea Dispute”, Paolo von Schirach discusses China's claims on the South China Sea and how this issue affects us China relations.

  • Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - Brexit 2.0 and European Parliament Elections

    Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - Brexit 2.0 and European Parliament Elections

    30/05/2019 Duração: 17min

    Episode 11: “Brexit 2.0 and European Parliament Elections”, Paolo von Schirach talks about Brexit, the complex process leading to the UK departure from the European Union and the elections of the new European Parliament.

  • Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - US - Iran Relations

    Bay Atlantic University presents: Coffee Break with Paolo - US - Iran Relations

    23/05/2019 Duração: 19min

    Episode 10: “US - Iran Relations”, Paolo von Schirach discusses the current state of relations between Washington and Tehran; why the sanctions? Can this get better?

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