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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.

Terrorism and National Security

22 February 2017, 13:00
RUSI Whitehall London, SW1A 2ET

Counter-terrorism as a field continues to present fundamental challenges not only to the rule of law and human rights, but also to systems...

Supporting a Stable and Durable Regional Security Environment in North Africa

09 March 2017, 9:00
RUSI Whitehall London, SW1A 2ET

Bringing together a leading Moroccan think tank, the OCP Policy Center, and the Royal United Services Institute, this conference will be an...

Modern Slavery and Security

21 June 2017, 13:00
RUSI Whitehall London, SW1A 2ET

The Modern Slavery Act, enacted in March 2015, was an important milestone in the fight against slavery and for social justice. The...

RUSI International Sea Powers Conference: A European Net Assessment of the PLA(N)

23 February 2017, 9:00
RUSI Whitehall London, SW1A 2ET

Currently, the predominant European understanding of China is seen purely through an economic lens.  As such, the Asia-Pacific security dynamic, and that inherent relationship to European security,...

Air Marshal Phil Osborn on Defence Intelligence

01 March 2016, 13:00
RUSI Whitehall

Although relatively unsung, Defence Intelligence (and its predecessors) has always been integral to successful military operations, and broader defence and government thinking. In the contemporary and likely future operating environment of increased...

‘Which Way to Pennsylvania Avenue?’: The US Election Rundown

29 February 2016, 18:00
RUSI Whitehall

In November 2016 the world will wait in uneasy anticipation for the results of the United States Presidential Election. Yet before the election, two candidates must first triumph in their quest for their party’s nomination.The 2016 election cycle...

We'll Always Have Paris: Nuclear Energy After the 2015 UN Climate Change Agreement

25 February 2016, 18:00
RUSI Whitehall

In December 2015, 196 countries signed a historic agreement to combat climate change, agreeing to limit the rise in global temperatures to 2°C by the year 2100. Nuclear power featured in these discussions, with the International Energy Agency (IEA)...

The Future of Russia-NATO Relations

22 February 2016, 16:30
RUSI Whitehall

His Excellency Mr Alexander Grushko, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to NATO, wasbe joined by the Rt Hon Sir Malcolm Rifkind, Senior Associate Fellow of RUSI, for a dialogue on the current challenges facing Russia-NATO relations...

Re-thinking Defence in the 21st Century

22 February 2016, 13:00
RUSI Whitehall

The Speech Introduction: Thank you very much for that introduction, Malcolm,  and may I start by saying what a privilege it is for me to speak here today?  I’m going to start by quoting a line from the Tory manifesto in 2015,  and a line from the...

Anti-Corruption Workshops - The UK’s role in tackling corruption in developing countries

19 February 2016, 16:00

Corruption harms the economy, social cohesion and progress, the integrity of institutions and ultimately the democratic system as a whole. In his Singapore speech in July 2015, Prime Minister David Cameron highlighted that ‘cutting corruption by...

Anti-Corruption Workshops - The Role of Business in Tackling Corruption: Case studies from City of London and UK business abroad

17 February 2016, 16:00
RUSI Whitehall

Corruption harms the economy, social cohesion and progress, the integrity of institutions and ultimately the democratic system as a whole. In his Singapore speech in July 2015, Prime Minister David Cameron highlighted that ‘cutting corruption by...

Anti-Corruption Workshops : The Legal and Policy Framework - Reflecting on the successes and failures of existing strategies

16 February 2016, 16:00
RUSI Whitehall

Corruption harms the economy, social cohesion and progress, the integrity of institutions and ultimately the democratic system as a whole. In his Singapore speech in July 2015, Prime Minister David Cameron highlighted that ‘cutting corruption by...

Foreign Fighters: a Central Asian Perspective

16 February 2016, 9:30
RUSI Whitehall

There has been wide discussion within Europe regarding the continent’s continuing struggle to stem the flow of foreign fighters. Devising effective measures to prevent the radicalisation of European citizens, who then choose to travel to join armed...

Anti-Corruption Workshops- The Nexus between Corruption and Security: Afghanistan as a case study

15 February 2016, 16:00
RUSI Whitehall

Corruption harms the economy, social cohesion and progress, the integrity of institutions and ultimately the democratic system as a whole. In his Singapore speech in July 2015, Prime Minister David Cameron highlighted that ‘cutting corruption by...

Russian Energy Sector Sanctions: Commercial Realities and Legal Complexities

12 February 2016, 11:00
RUSI Whitehall

In the past few years, the global energy sanctions landscape has become increasingly complex. 2016 proves to be no exception. With the return of Iranian crude expected later this year – supported by EU sanctions relief – Russia’s oil sector...

The Refugee Crisis and Europe

10 February 2016, 10:45
RUSI Whitehall

In her lecture, Yvette Cooper will discuss the humanitarian and security challenges of the refugee crisis and the consequences for Britain and Europe in light of Britain’s referendum on EU membership. Speaker Bio The Rt Hon Yvette Cooper MP is the...

The Continued Relevance of the UN in the Maintenance of International Peace and Security

09 February 2016, 15:30
RUSI Whitehall

As the UN grapples with crises on multiple fronts, not least of which is the ongoing brutal conflict in Syria, it has become fashionable once more to ask whether the UN can genuinely contribute to resolving these problems – whether through the...

Information in Warfare Conference 2016

09 February 2016, 9:00

To see presentations from this Conference please click below: Dave Robertson, Strategic Business Development Director, Inmarsat Global Government Air Commodore Nick Hay RAF, Hoc C4ISTAR, UK Joint Forces Command Air Marshal Philip Osborn, Chief of...

Whitehall Paper Launch: Target Markets: North Korea’s Military Customers in the Sanctions Era

04 February 2016, 18:00
RUSI Whitehall

A new book, Target Markets, comprehensively analyses the available information on these procurement decisions. It concludes, contrary to conventional wisdom, that the reasons that customers buy weapons and related goods and services from North Korea...

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