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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...

Intelligence and the Sociology of Terrorism..

08 December 2006, 9:00

 Intelligence and the Sociology of TerrorismA joint venture between RUSI and St. Anthony's College, Oxford.8-9th December 2006St. Antony's College, Oxford.This two-day event, to be held at St Antony's College, forms part of a joint Research...

RUSI Annual Chief of the Defence Staff Lecture

04 December 2006, 17:30

Lecture by Air Chief Marshal Sir Jock Stirrup, Chief of the Defence Staff, UK Ministry of Defence. The Chief of the Defence Staff Lecture is held annually at RUSI, covering key topical defence and security issues. This event is open to RUSI members...

POSTPONED - Pakistan: Strategic Challenges and Prospects

04 December 2006, 9:00

  THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL EARLY NEXT YEAR. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT: Dawn Williams - email  Pakistan: Strategic Challenges and Prospects4th December 2006RUSI, Whitehall, LondonBecause of its geostrategic...

Transatlantic Relations and the EU after the German Presidency - Challenges Ahead

29 November 2006, 15:00

Transatlantic Relations and the EU after the German Presidency - Challenges AheadAmbassador Wolfgang InschingerAmbassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to the Court of St. James Ambassador Ischinger will focus on the challenges ahead for the...

Managing the Status Quo in the Taiwan Strait

28 November 2006, 9:00

 Managing the Status Quo in the Taiwan Strait: European and American Perspectives28th November 2006, 9-00am - 5-30 pmRUSI, Whitehall, LondonAt the core of China-Taiwan cross-straits relations lies the seemingly simple concept of ‘status quo’; the...

Future Maritime Operations Conference 2006

22 November 2006, 0:00

The UK Government sees the Royal Navy as a force for good in the world and a key asset in the UK’s ability to conduct defence diplomacy. Expeditionary operations require capabilities for delivering presence, access for both maritime and other forces...

Whitehall Dialogue / Energy Security Forum: Energy Security – A Global Perspective

21 November 2006, 12:45

Presentation by Peter Mather, Head of Country (<?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />UK) and Vice President Europe, BP. Peter Mather will talk about the causes of the present insecurity concerning...

NATO: What Now?

21 November 2006, 11:15

Click here for the speech In the run-up to NATO’s Riga Summit, Dr Liam Fox delivered this landmark speech on Conservative Party policy towards the Alliance. He addressed the fundamental question of the type of security arrangements required...

Military History Circle: Desmond Morton - The Myth Behind the Man

17 November 2006, 12:45

Lunch    12:15 (optional, £6)<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />Lecture  12:45 Desmond Morton, SIS officer, Director of the Industrial Intelligence Centre and Churchill's wartime Intelligence adviser,...

Securing the UK's Critical National Infrastructure

15 November 2006, 8:15

The Critical National Infrastructure (CNI) within the UK comprises of essential services and systems that provide the underpinning to society. The protection of these assets, services and systems, which may be physical and/or cyber based, is crucial...

Transnational Terrorism: Defeating the Threat

09 November 2006, 10:15

This event included keynote addresses by the Rt. Hon. Margaret Beckett MP, Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, and H E Sheikh Hamad Bin Jassim Al-Thani, Foreign Minister of the State of Qatar.In the five years since 9/11 the world has seen the...

RUSI-British Association of Private Security Companies First Annual Conference

30 October 2006, 9:00

The inaugral RUSI/BAPSC conference was held on 30 -31 October 2006 in Partnership with British Association of Private Security Companies.The The conference aim was to introduce many of the themes and issues that the private security industry will...

Whitehall Dialogue / European Forum: The Nordic Battlegroup 2008

27 October 2006, 11:45

Presentation by Brigadier General Karl Engelbrektson, Battlegroup Co-ordinator, Swedish Armed Forces Headquarters. This meeting will incorporate discussion on:<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /> The...

Simulation and Training for Emergency & Disaster Response

25 October 2006, 7:30

The threat of international terrorism to our society requires complete and unified emergency and disaster responses; involving both public services and private companies. To improve our preparedness, training exercises are fundamental to developing...

Duke of Westminster's Medal for Military Literature

17 October 2006, 11:15

The winner of the 2006 Duke of Westminster's Medal for Military Literature is Professor Roger Knight for his book The Pursuit of Victory: The Life and Achievement of Horatio Nelson, published by Penguin Books Ltd. Roger Knight's purpose in this...