For 50 years, the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) has developed practical solutions to the world’s greatest challenges. As we celebrate this milestone, CSIS scholars continue to provide strategic insights and bipartisan policy solutions to help decisionmakers chart a course toward a better world.

CSIS is a bipartisan, nonprofit organization headquartered in Washington, D.C.  The Center’s 220 full-time staff and large network of affiliated scholars conduct research and analysis and develop policy initiatives that look to the future and anticipate change.


Welcome to the CSIS online profile management system. This system allows you to update your contact information, register for CSIS events, and select the topics and regions that interest you. You can access your information or register with CSIS by clicking on the link in the upper right corner of Below are answers to a few common questions you may have about the system.

Q. What if I can’t login?

If you are having trouble logging in, please visit the login page and enter your email address under "Forgot my password." If your email address is already in the system, you will receive an email with further instructions on resetting your password. If your email address is not in the system, you will be asked to set up a new account.

Q. What browsers can I use?

Our profile management system is best viewed through Internet Explorer or Firefox.

Q. Will you share my information with others?

CSIS will not share personal contact information with any other organization.

Q. How long should it take emails to get to me?

Emails from usually arrive within one minute, but can take up to five minutes. If you do not receive an email, please check your spam filter/folder. If you still cannot find an email you can email your inquiry to

Q. How many emails will I receive?

CSIS tries to be judicious in the number of emails we send. The number of emails you receive depends on the number of topics or regions you select when registering your account. If you are interested in many different topics or regions, you will receive information from CSIS more frequently. You can adjust the types of email you receive at any time by changing your “Topics and Regions of Interest” on the My Account page.