Crucial Partners: A Conversation on the Future of U.S. – India Relations

Friday, October 15, 2021 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

As Vice President in 2006, President Biden stated that India and the US would be among the closest nations in the world by 2020. The current U.S. Administration has had key meetings with Indian officials in the past several months. What do all these key meetings mean for the future of U.S. – India relations? Have the two nations reached the partnership that Biden envisioned in 2006?

Join the India Center at UCF in a conversation with Dr. Nikola Mirilovic of UCF’s School of Politics, Security and International Affairs and Dr. Milan Vaishnav of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace as they discuss how the current U.S. Administration is addressing its crucial partnership with India.


  • Milan Vaishnav, Director and Senior Fellow South Asia Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
    Author of When Crime Pays: Money and Muscle in Indian Politics.

  • Nikola Mirilovic, Associate Professor at UCF
    Coeditor of Handbook on Migration and Social Policy Coauthor of the chapter “Realists, Nationalists and Globalists and the Nature of Contemporary Rising Powers,” in Worldviews of Aspiring Powers: Exploring Foreign Policy Debates Abroad, edited by Henry Nau & Deepa Ollapally.

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