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RUSI is the podium of choice for world leaders and senior policymakers, and is ideally placed to attract high-quality speakers and participants at its events. These vary in size and format from set-piece lectures to conferences and seminars.

Sir John Scarlett and Gill Bennett on How Russia Sees the World

28 February 2018, 13:00
RUSI Whitehall London, SW1A 2ET

Russia has gone through enormous changes over the last hundred years, from the Revolutions of 1917 to the break-up of the Soviet Union in...

Stephen Lovegrove on Managing the UK Ministry of Defence

05 March 2018, 13:00
RUSI Whitehall London, SW1A 2ET

In his lecture, Stephen will discuss the challenges of managing the Ministry of Defence, in particular making Defence more innovative and...

UK Trident Submarine.

Professor Matthew Jones on The Official History of the UK Strategic Nuclear Deterrent

15 March 2018, 18:00
RUSI Whitehall London, SW1A 2ET

Drawing on material from the first two volumes of The Official History of the UK Strategic Nuclear Deterrent, Professor Jones will trace...

Professor Hugo de Burgh and Professor Daya Thussu on the Globalisation of Chinese Media

10 April 2018, 11:00
RUSI Whitehall London, SW1A 2ET

The Chinese media are going global to a purpose, which is intimately connected with their history and the culture from which they emerge....

Transatlantic Traumas: A discussion with Professor Stanley R. Sloan on the future of the West

16 April 2018, 17:00
RUSI Whitehall London, SW1A 2ET

These are traumatic times for transatlantic relations and particularly for those who believe in liberal democracy and the concept and...

Missile Defence Conference 2018

30 May 2018, 9:00
RUSI Whitehall London, SW1A 2ET

The 18th annual Conference in this series is very timely. It will address the North Korean nuclear threat and how it will have evolved and East Asian missile defence issues more widely.  It will...

RUSI Land Warfare Conference 2018

19 June 2018, 9:00

This year's conference will be held on 19-20 June at Church House in Westminster.Further details of the RUSI Land Warfare Conferences are available at sponsorship...

The 8th Missile Defence Conference

27 February 2007, 9:00

From a European perspective International missile defence stands at a crossroads, although in other parts of the world, notably in Japan and Israel, the major decision points are in the past.  For Europe the future is uncertain although NATO...

Politics and Terrorism

14 February 2007, 9:00

<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /> In 2007 the RUSI Homeland Security & Resilience Department conference, Politics and Terrorism, examined how counter-terrorism strategy has adapted to meet a...

Military History Circle - The Great War: Myth and Memory

09 February 2007, 12:15

Military History Circle Lunch: 1215 (£6 optional) Lecture:1245Dr Dan TodmanLecturer in Modern British History, Queen Mary, University of LondonDr Dan Todman is lecturer in Modern British History, Queen Mary, University of London. He took his PhD at...

Whitehall Dialogue / HSR Meeting: Combating Serious Organised Crime

06 February 2007, 12:45

Presentation by Bill Hughes, Director General, Serious Organised Crime Agency, UK.<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /> Serious organised crime poses large and complex problems. Much of it starts or is...

European Security Dialogue - Dutch Forces: Transforming the Afghan Paradigm

05 February 2007, 14:15

In the inaugural session of the RUSI European Security Dialogue, Chief of Defence of the Netherlands General D. L. Berlijn will introduce the subject of ‘Dutch Forces: Transforming the Afghan Paradigm’, followed by an opportunity for Q & A. The...

Whitehall Dialogue - Stabilisation and Post-Conflict Reconstruction

31 January 2007, 12:45

 Presentation by Richard Teuten, Head, Post-Conflict Reconstruction Unit, UK. <?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /> Richard Teuten will talk about the changes implemented following 2003 to improve the...

Member's Event: FRONTLINE PAKISTAN: The Struggle with Militant Islam

26 January 2007, 10:00

FRONTLINE PAKISTAN: The Struggle with Militant Islam Zahid Hussain, Pakistan Correspondent for The Times (London), The Wall Street Journal and Newsweek The Institute is pleased to announce that Zahid Hussain will lecture at the Institute to mark the...

Climate Change - The Global Security Impact

24 January 2007, 9:15

The world is currently in the process of undisputed climatic change.  Global temperatures are rising at a rate unforeseen in previous decades. The severity of weather conditions are escalating. Sea levels are rising and there is the potential for...

Tranatlantic Dialogue - Canadian Military Engagement in Afghanistan CANCELLED

23 January 2007, 15:30

A native of Winnipeg, LGen Natynczyk joined the Canadian Forces in August 1975. He attended Royal Roads Military College and Collège Militaire Royal in St Jean, graduating in 1979. His formative years were spent on NATO duty in Germany with The...

Military History Circle- Among the Dead Cities: CANCELLED

19 January 2007, 12:15

Military History Circle -CANCELLEDLunch:1215 (£6 optional) Lecture: 1245.Professor A.C. GraylingSchool of Philosophy, Birkbeck, University of LondonProfessor Anthony Grayling MA DPhil (Oxon) FRSA is Professor of Philosophy at Birkbeck College,...

RUSI: Conservative National and International Security Policy Group

18 December 2006, 12:30

<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />On Monday 18th December Dame Pauline Neville-Jones and David Cameron MP will be giving a presentation on the Conservative National and International Security Policy...

Military History Circle & Whitehall Dialogue Joint Event

15 December 2006, 12:45

War and American Power - The United States and the Use of Force in the Twentieth CenturyRUSI Whitehall, 15 December 2006Lunch starts 12.15 (£6 Optional) Lecture starts 12.45Professor Edwina CampbellProfessor of National Security Studies, Air...

Whitehall Dialogue - Afghanistan: Security Assessment, Strategic Challenges

14 December 2006, 15:00

Presentation by Lieutenant General Karl Eikenberry, Commanding General, Combined Forces Command, Afghanistan. The military campaign in Afghanistan is in a critical phase, with significant progress made but substantial and complex challenges ahead....

The Conservatives' Approach to Development in Africa

13 December 2006, 10:00

The Conservatives' Approach to Development in AfricaAndrew Mitchell MPShadow Secretary of State for International Development Wednesday, 13th December 200610.00 - 11.00 amRUSI Library, 61 WhitehallThis event is free to all.The British government has...