Audio and Podcasts

March 2012

CSDS Speaker Series
14

Politics of the Trail: Reflexive Mountain Biking along the Frontier of Jerusalem

Oded Löwenheim
The Hebrew University, Jerusalem

CSDS Special Seminar
5

U.S. Rebalance Toward the Asia-Pacific: Spotlight on U.S.-China Relations

David F. Helvey
U.S. Department of Defence

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Monday, 5 March 2012

This event is by invitation only. Please contact Prof. David Mendeloff for more information.

Conference
1-4

2012 Annual Carleton University Model NATO Conference

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Delta Hotel and Suites, Ottawa
1-4 March 2012

February 2012

Conference
23

25th Annual Conference on World Issues | Conferénce annuelle sur les questions mondiales

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8:30-2:00, Southam Hall and Tory Building, Carleton University
Thursday, 23 February 2012

This annual event brings together approximately 500 students from Ottawa-Gatineau area French and English-language high schools to attend a day of workshops – twenty-one in all – on a wide range of international and security issues. This year's English keynote will be given by Dr. John Curtis, on the topic, "Will the World Economy Ever Get Back to Normal?" (9:15-10:15 in Southam Hall, Theater B), and the French keynote will be given by Lt Col Eric Charron on the topic, «Les Forces Canadiennes dans un monde en changement» (9:15-10:15 in Azrieli Room 101).

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Canadian Foreign Policy Journal Workshop
20-21

Canada and Asia: Setting a New Policy Agenda

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Senate Boardroom, 6th Floor, Robertson Hall, Carleton University
Friday-Saturday, 20-21 February 2012

Biennial Canadian Foreign Policy Journal junior scholars' workshop. This year's theme is "Canada and Asia: Setting a New Policy Agenda." Panel subjects include regional security challenges, the feasibility of developing a unified policy, and the role of formal and informal diplomacy in trans-Pacific relations. A preliminary agenda is available here. For more information contact cfpj@carleton.ca

CSDS Speaker Series
9

International Law and Public Attitudes toward Wartime Violence

Geoffrey P.R. Wallace
University of Kentucky

CSDS Speaker Series
2

Islamic NGOs in Humanitarian Emergencies

Valerie Percival and Mike Brison
Carleton University

January 2012

CSDS Speaker Series
24

The Arab Spring One Year Later: Can We Do Anything?

Ferry de Kerckhove
Former Ambassador of Canada to Egypt

CSDS Speaker Series
19

Explaining Anti-Jewish Pogroms in Occupied Poland and Ukraine

Jeffrey Kopstein
University of Toronto

CSDS Speaker Series
12

Defence Support of Humanitarian Operations: Practice before Theory

Richard Cohen
Former Senior Advisor, Office of the Minister of National Defence

December 2011

CSDS Speaker Series
5

Keeping Watch: Monitoring, Technology and Innovation in UN Peace Operations

Walter Dorn
Royal Military College of Canada and Canadian Forces College

November 2011

CSDS Speaker Series
23

Iran's Evolving Concept of Security

Farzin Nadimi
York University

CSDS Speaker Series
16

Environmental Conflict: The Case of the Nile Basin

Macy Demissie
Centre for Security and Defence Studies

October 2011

CSDS Speaker Series
26

Women and Terrorism

Mia Bloom
Pennsylvania State University

CSDS Speaker Series
12

After the Arab Revolutions: First Strategic Insights

Frédéric Charillon
Institute for Strategic Research, Ecole Militaire, Paris

September 2011

CSDS Speaker Series
28

UN Sanctions and Conflict: Responding to Peace and Security Threats

Andrea Charron
Centre for Security and Defence Studies

May 2011

CSDS-CCISS Strategic Analysis Seminar Series
17

Topic: Immigration and Integration in the Netherlands, 2005-2010

Teun van Os van den Abeelen
Vice-President, Amsterdam Law Court

12:00-2:00, Naval Officers' Mess, HMCS Bytown, 78 Lisgar St., Ottawa.
Tuesday, 17 May 2011

Pre-registration is required by Thursday, 12 May to Dr. Kurt Jensen at kurt.jensen@sympatico.ca.

Please note that this presentation will be conducted under the Chatham House Rule.

CSDS Speaker Series
4

Yemen: On the Brink for How Long?

Thomas Juneau
Carleton University

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12:30-2:00, Dunton Tower, Room 2017, Carleton University
Wednesday, 4 May 2011

Advanced registration is requested by Thursday, 28 April to csdsevents@carleton.ca or 613.520.2600 ext. 6671.

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April 2011

CSDS-CCTC New Security Challenges Colloquium
4

Track Two Diplomacy with Iran: Are We Getting Anywhere?

Peter Jones
University of Ottawa

March 2011

CSDS Speaker Series
22

Cyberspace and War: 2011 through the Prism of 1911

David Betz
King's College London

CSDS Speaker Series
21

The Fourth Stage of the Arab-Israel Conflict

Alan Dowty
Notre Dame University

Conference
3-6

2011 Annual Carleton University Model NATO Conference

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Delta Hotel and Suites, Ottawa
3-6 March 2011

February 2011

Conference
24

24th Annual Conference on World Issues | Conferénce annuelle sur les questions mondiales

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8:30-2:00, Southam Hall and Tory Building, Carleton University
Thursday, 24 February 2011

This annual event brings together approximately 500 students from Ottawa-Gatineau area French and English-language high schools to attend a day of workshops – twenty-one in all – on a wide range of international and security issues. This year's English keynote will be given by Dr. Val Percival of NPSIA, on the topic, "Humanitarian Action in Conflict-Affected States: The Importance of Health" (9:00-10:00 in Southam Hall, Theater B), and the French keynote will be given by Dr. Stephen Brown of the University of Ottawa on the topic, «La lutte contre l'impunité en Afrique: Comment poursuivre les responsables d'abus massifs de droits humains?» (12:45-1:45 in Southam Hall, Theater B).

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CSDS Speaker Series
16

The Developing Arctic Security Regime:
Cooperation or Conflict?

Rob Huebert
University of Calgary

CSDS-CCISS Strategic Analysis Seminar Series
8

Topic: Managing Transition in Government

Derek Burney

CCISS Intelligence and National Security Seminar
1

Dancing on the Brink:
Nigeria's Current Political Crisis

John Campbell
Council on Foreign Relations

January 2011

November 2010

CSDS Speaker Series
25

Resource Scarcity and International Security in the 21st Century

Sabrina Schulz
British High Commission

CSDS Speaker Series
18

Domestic and Foreign Policy Challenges Confronting Japan

Jacob Kovalio
Carleton University

CCISS Intelligence and National Security Seminar
15

Managing Uncertainty: Lessons for Defence Planning

Brian W. Greene
Department of National Defence
Presented in cooperation with NPSIA's
Canadian Centre of Intelligence and Security Studies.

CSDS-CCISS Strategic Analysis Seminar Series
9

Topic: The Role of the Internet
in Al Qaeda Recruitment

Nicole Morgan
Royal Military College of Canada

CSDS Speaker Series
8

Europe's Defense Policy and NATO's
Strategic Concept: A New Atlantic Partnership for the 21st Century?

Pieter De Crem
Minister of Defence, Belgium
Presented in cooperation with NPSIA's
Canadian Centre of Intelligence and Security Studies

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"EU Defence Policy and The NATO Strategic Concept" [download in pdf]


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CCISS Intelligence and National Security Seminar
1

China in the Arctic: Interests, Activities, and Strategic Implications

Kyle D. Christensen
Department of National Defence

October 2010

CSDS-CCISS Strategic Analysis Seminar Series
21

Topic: The Status of Jerusalem in the Middle East Peace Process

Mike Molloy
Former Canadian Ambassador to Jordan

CSDS Speaker Series
14

Piracy and Terrorism at Sea

Judge (Ambassador) Helmut Türk
Vice President, International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea, Hamburg
Presented in Cooperation with the Austrian Embassy, Ottawa

CSDS Speaker Series
7

The UN Security Council: In the Crucible of Geo-Strategic Change

David M. Malone
President, International Development Research Centre

CSDS Speaker Series
6

Israel vs. Iran: Preparing for
the Nuclear Threat

Yaakov Katz
Jerusalem Post

September 2010

CSDS-CCISS Strategic Analysis Seminar Series
28

Topic: The Dilemma of Refugee Claims Policy and Practices

Gerry Van Kessel
Former Director General for Refugee Policy,
Immigration Canada

CSDS Speaker Series
27

Adaptation of CF Members and Their Spouses to the Demands of Military Life

Sanela Dursun
Department of National Defence

CSDS Speaker Series
23

Europe's Arctic Defence Agenda

David Rudd
Department of National Defence

Canadian Foreign Policy Journal Workshop
16-17

Regional Dimensions of the
Afghanistan Conflict

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Panorama Room, National Arts Centre, Ottawa.
16-17 September 2010

Advanced registration required. Visit the the workshop website for details.
This event is presented in cooperation with the Canadian Centre of Intelligence and Security Studies and Canadian Foreign Policy journal.