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Queen's University
 

Centre for International and Defence Policy

International and Defence Policy Speaker Series

During the academic year, the Centre presents a series of lunchtime International and Defence Policy Seminars, featuring presentations by visiting scholars, government officials and fellows of the Centre.  


2013-2014 Seminars

THE ROYAL CANADIAN NAVY:
Projecting Canada's Defence Management and Policy at Sea

Vice Admiral Mark Norman, Commander of the Royal Canadian Navy

    Thursday, 15 May 2014    12:15 - 1:30pm (light lunch at noon)
    Robert Sutherland Hall, Room 137
    RSVP to CIDP@queensu.ca


Tuesday, 3 April 2014 12:00-1:30 pm
Speaker: Professor James T. McHugh, University of Akron; Fulbright Distinguished Research Chair and Visiting Scholar of Political Science at Carleton University.
A CHARTER OF RIGHTS FOR NORTH AMERICA


Tuesday, 25 March 2014 12:00-1:30 pm
Speaker: Professor Carlos Alzugaray Treto, Center for Hemispheric and United States Studies (CEHSEU), University of Havana 
LATIN AMERICAN AND CARIBBEAN RELATIONS WITH THE UNITED STATES: 
Realities and Perspectives after the CELAC Summit in Havana


Friday, 21 March 2014 12:00-1:30 pm
Speaker: Professor Florian P. KühnChair of International Politics, Humboldt University, Berlin 
THE AMBIGUITY OF THINGS: Souvenirs from Afghanistan


Thursday, 6 March 2014 12:00-1:30 pm
Speaker: Major Christian Breede, Canadian Army Visiting Defence Fellow at CIDP, and Assistant Professor of Political Science, Royal Military College 
THE IDEA INDEX: Measuring and Comparing the State as an Idea 


Tuesday, 4 March 2014 12:00-1:30 pm
Speaker: Professor George Perlin, Professor Emeritus, Queens University 
BEYOND EUROMAIDAN: The Existential Threat to Ukraine 


Wednesday, 26 February 2014  2:30-4:00 pm  (In partnership with the Department of Political Studies)
Dr. Stéfanie von HlatkyCIDP and Department of Political Studies
BURDEN SHARING AND COLLECTIVE PENNY PINCHING WITHIN NATO: The Implementation of Smart Defence


Wednesday, 19 February 2014  12:00-1:30 pm  
Speaker:   Dr. John Blaxland,  Strategic and Defence Studies Centre, Australian National University      
AUSTRALIA-CANADA DEFENCE COOPERATION IN THE ASIA PACIFIC   


Tuesday, 21 January 2014  2:30-4:00 pm  (In partnership with the Department of Political Studies)
Speaker:   Dr. Jane Boulden,  Royal Military College    
RESPONDING TO CONFLICT IN AFRICA: The United Nations and Regional Organizations   


Wednesday, 4 December 2013  11:45-1:00 pm
Speakers: CIDP Fellows, Queen's University 
Fellowship of Fellows 


Friday, 29 November 2013  11:45-1:00 pm 
Speaker: Professor Kim Richard Nossal, Stauffer-Dunning Chair of Policy Studies and director of the School of Policy Studies, Queen's University 
Charlie Foxtrot: The F-35 and Canada's National  Fighter Procurement Program  


Thursday, 7 November 2013  2:30-4:00 pm 
Speaker: Professor Frank HarveyPolitical Science, Dalhousie University  
Deterrence by Punishment through Deterrence by Denial:
North Korea, Syria and Washington’s Credibility Gap
  


Tuesday, 29 October 2013  12:15-1:30 pm [light lunch at noon]
Speaker: Professor Robert WolfeSchool of Policy Studies, Queen's University
Trade Policy is (Still) Foreign Policy   

 

Robert Sutherland Hall, Ste 403
Tel: (1) 613.533.2381
Fax: (1) 613.533.6885
cidp@queensu.ca