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RUSI is the podium of choice for world leaders and senior policy makers, 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.

RUSI MEMBERS ONLY: The Nigerian Army's Operation against Boko Haram

26 June 2017, 11:00
RUSI Whitehall London, SW1A 2ET

Despite concerted efforts by the Nigerian Army to retake Boko Haram strongholds in the north-east of Nigeria, the militant group still...

RUSI MEMBERS ONLY: Robotics and the Future of Warfare

05 July 2017, 13:00
RUSI Whitehall London, SW1A 2ET

The visions of futurists do not always match the experiences of military personnel, but the battlefields of the future have the potential...

RUSI MEMBERS ONLY: Defence Innovation and the UK: Responding to the Risks Identified by the US Third Offset Strategy

10 July 2017, 18:00
RUSI Whitehall London, SW1A 2ET

The US Third Offset Strategy identified that Russia, China and other emerging powers had closed significantly the defence technology gap...

RUSI MEMBERS ONLY: Professor David Ormerod QC on the Protection of Official Data

12 July 2017, 13:00
RUSI Whitehall London, SW1A 2ET

In February 2017 the Law Commission published a consultation paper entitled ‘The Protection of Official Data’, which suggests ways to...

RUSI Annual General Meeting

20 July 2017, 16:00
RUSI Whitehall London, SW1A 2ET

OPEN TO ALL: Technology and Future Combat Conference

02 August 2017, 9:00
RUSI Whitehall London, SW1A 2ET

Human free warfare, and human-machine combat teaming, has been the subject of a good deal of discussion over the past ten years making the transition from science fiction to fielded capability.  To...

Assuring Access to Space Conference 2017

13 September 2017, 9:00
RUSI Whitehall London, SW1A 2ET

Military forces are increasingly recognising the need to operate in five domains - air, land, sea, space and cyber. While the UK has applied a concerted effort to understand, defend and operate in...

Resilience Conference 2017

20 September 2017, 9:00

Ensuring the resilience of the UK is an increasingly complex imperative as threats diversify and interact with each other. Organised together with Loughborough University, this conference will...

A Liberal Democrat View of UK Defence Policy

15 March 2005, 0:00

Changing the International Security EnvironmentToday, the United Kingdom faces a complex array of defence and security challenges. Fifteen years after the end of the Cold War and it is obvious that the world is an unpredictable and perilous place....

Transformation of Military Operations on the Cusp

14 March 2005, 0:00

Transformation of Military Operations on the Cusp 14-15 March 2005 Norfolk, Virginia On 14-15 March 2005, the Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies, in partnership with United States Joint Forces Command, held a...

Politics & Terrorism

24 February 2005, 0:00

This event is now sold out     This conference will explore both current and emerging international terrorist tactics and strategy and, by the use of case studies, explore the vulnerabilities of nations and communities to the successful execution of...

RUSI/Economist Debate: 'Is the Joint Intelligence Committee a Model Arrangement or a Discredited One'

21 February 2005, 0:00

Members can listen to the debate by logging in the purple box ------------------------------------------------------>This event represented a timely opportunity to consider several key issues: Should the political and intelligence worlds be more...

Military History Circle

18 February 2005, 0:00

Histories of the Hanged: <?XML:NAMESPACE PREFIX = DEFANGHTML_ST1 />Britain's Dirty War in Kenya and the End of Empire Friday 18 February 2005 from 1245 - 1400 The Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies would like to ...

Military History Circle

21 January 2005, 0:00

Dr John Peaty, Research Analyst, Defence Geographic and Imagery Intelligence Agency and Private Historian on the subject of 'The First Manhattan Project: Artillery Survey In The Great War'Friday 21 January 2004 from 1245 - 1400.  If you would like...

The Tribal Areas of Pakistan: A Haven For Terrorists?

19 January 2005, 0:00

Half-Day Conference on 'The Tribal Areas of Pakistan: A Haven For Terrorists?' - 19 January 2005 at 1315 (Buffet Lunch from 1215) The Royal United Services Institute will hold a half-day conference on 19 January on The Tribal Areas of Pakistan: A...

Defence Reform in Serbia and Montenegro

18 January 2005, 0:00

His Excellency Dr Prvoslav Davinic, Minister of Defence for Serbia and MontenegroTuesday 18 January 2005 from 1300 - 1400If you would like to take part please inform Jane Davenport, Events Manager, RUSIjanedavenport@rusi.org / 0207 747 2615 1300 (...

US Homeland Security

09 December 2004, 0:00

Admiral James Loy is Deputy Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security.  Admiral Loy formerly served as the Administrator of the Transportation Security Administration until he was nominated by President Bush in October. Click here to listen...

Annual RUSI Chief of the Defence Staff Lecture

09 December 2004, 0:00

Click here for the lecture   It really doesn’t seem twelve months since I was standing here before you all, speaking about the challenges of changing times. RUSI is, in many ways, a fine example of an organisation that identifies the need to...

Private Military Companies in the Current Global Order

06 December 2004, 0:00

Private military companies (PMCs) are increasingly a part of the security landscape. Events in Iraq and Afghanistan have played a significant role in moving the debate over PMCs forward since the Arms to Africa affair in the 1990s. The old notion of...

The Security Intersection: The Paradox of Power in an Age of Terror

01 December 2004, 0:00

The South African Institute of International Affairs and theRoyal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies announce the launch of a new book  THE SECURITY INTERSECTIONThe Paradox of Power in an Age of Terror by Greg Mills   The...

NATO, the Mediterranean and the Middle East: the Successor Generation

29 November 2004, 0:00

Read Deputy Secretary General Alessandro Minuto Rizzo's Keynote Address A RUSI conference co-sponsored by the NATO Division of Public Diplomacy What can NATO offer the Mediterranean and Middle East? What does the region want from NATO? Is NATO...

Libya: Reform or Renewal

25 November 2004, 0:00

The Libya: Reform and Renewal conference will take place...

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