Centre for International and Defence Policy

Centre for International and Defence Policy
Centre for International and Defence Policy

2007-2008 Seminars

Tuesday, 20 May 2008:   Guest: Dr. Pierre Jolicoeur, Royal Military College
"Kosovo's Independence: Consequences for the International Community"

Wednesday, 23 April 2008:   Guest: Dr. James Moore, Adversarial Intent Section, Defence R&D Canada (DRDC)
"The Myth of a Global Islamist Insurgency"

Wednesday, 12 March 2008:   Guest: Dr. Peter Jones, Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, University of Ottawa
"A Middle East Regional Co-operation and Security Regime: Impossible Dream or Wave of the Future?"

Friday, 14 March 2008:   Guest: Mr. Paul Chapin, VP Programs, Pearson Peacekeeping Centre
"Making Foreign Policy: A Certain Idea of Canada"

Wednesday, 26 March 2008:   Guest: Dr. John Jaworsky, Political Science, University of Waterloo
"Russia, Ukraine and the Black Sea Fleet"

Friday, 28 March 2008:   Guest: Dr. Elinor Sloan, Associate Professor and Associate Supervisor of Graduate Studies
"Armed Forces Transformation"

Wednesday, 13 February 2008   Guest: Dr. Gunther Hauser, Institute for Strategy and Security Policy (ISS), National Defence Academy, Vienna, and
Arnold Kammel, Austrian Institute for European Security Policy (AIES)
"Global Conflict Management: The EU’s New Military Missions"

Wednesday, 27 February 2008:   Guest: Colonel John Fant, US Army, QCIR Visiting Defence Fellow
"Diplomatic Leads:Strengthening the Role of the Department of State in US Regional Engagement Strategy"

Monday, 7 January 2008:   Guest: David M. Weinberg, Canada-Israel Committee, Jerusalem
"Israel's Strategic Situation: Much Better Than You Think!"

Wednesday, 16 January 2008:   Guest: Anthony Seaboyer, Visiting Research Fellow QCIR, Stiftung Wissenschaft Politik (Berlin)
"National Interests and EU Security Policy"

Wednesday, 23 January 2008:   Guest: Wendy Gilmour, Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
"The Whole of Government Approach"

Thursday, 29 November 2007:   Guest: Christopher Penny, CSDS,NPSIA Carleton University
"International Law and the Use of the Cluster Munitions"

Wednesday, 21 November 2007:   Guest: Dr. Markus Kaim, Stiftung Wissenschaft Politik (Berlin) and University of Toronto
"Germany, Afghanistan and the Future of NATO"

Wednesday, 10 October 2007:   Guest: Dr. Bruce Gilley, Professor Political Studies, Queen's University
"Why A Rising China is not Destabilizing World Order"

Wednesday, 24 October 2007:   Guest: Colonel Larry Aitken, Deputy Chief of Staff, Operations MONUC and CONGO
"MONUC: The UN Operation in the Congo"

26 September 2007:   Guest: David Bosold, University of Marburg
"Afghanistan: European Perspectives"

19 September 2007:   Guest: Dr Soraya Castro Marino, Center for the Study of the United States, Havana University, Cuba
"Cuban-American Relations in Hemispheric Context"

14 August 2007:   Guest: Clara Portela, European University Institute
"The European Union: An Emerging Actor in Nuclear Non-proliferation?"