The international rules-based liberal order is at a critical inflection point due to the revisionist tendencies of great powers, and doubts over the continued willingness of the United States to support this order. Which are the consequences for Asian and European security? On August 8, leading experts in the field will discuss this important issue.
Date: Tuesday 8 August
Time: 10.00–11.30 (coffee/registration from 9.30 and light lunch from 11.30)
Venue: IFS, Kongens gate 4
09.30–10.00: Coffee and registration.
- Benjamin Schreer, professor at Macquarie University, Sydney (the situation in the Asia-Pacific)
- Øystein Tunsjø, professor at IFS (China and the US)
- Magnus Petersson, professor at IFS (transatlantic security)
- Svein Melby, senior fellow at IFS (Trump's defence and security policy).
11.00–11.30: Panel discussion chaired by
Jo Inge Bekkevold, Head of Centre for Asian Security Studies at IFS.
11.30: Light lunch.