The Norwegian Institute for Defence Studies organises a number of events on defence and security policy topics. The events are open to the public.

8 September

Where is Turkey heading?

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 Upcoming events



Where is Turkey heading?<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/erdogan-2537864_1920.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Where is Turkey heading?After a most turbulent year in Turkey, we have invited four leading experts to discuss where the country is heading. Which are the implications for Europe and Norway? 8 September, 9.00–12.00.http://forsvaret.no/ifs/seminarer-og-konferanser/ifs-seminar-where-is-turkey-heading
Strategic Adjustment and the Rise of China<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/Seminar%2015092017%20Rise%20of%20China_nett.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Strategic Adjustment and the Rise of ChinaThe book launch seminar “Strategic Adjustment and the Rise of China” is taking place on 15 September at 09.00–11.00.http://forsvaret.no/ifs/Sider/Strategic-Adjustment-and-the-Rise-of-China.aspx

 Past events 2017



 Past events 2016



Joining forces to improve NATO's readiness<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/SNE_konf_mai2016_ingress.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Joining forces to improve NATO's readinessSummary from the SNE conference 26 May 2016 on the NATO adaptation and multinational response forces.http://forsvaret.no/ifs/ifs-conference_may_joining-forces-to-improve-natos-readiness
Finland and Sweden – will they join NATO soon?<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/Sverige-Finland-rapport_ingress.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Finland and Sweden – will they join NATO soon?On the 24 November 2016, Joakim Berndtsson, Karl Ydén and Kimmo Rentola visited IFS to discuss why Sweden and Finland have not become NATO members. http://forsvaret.no/ifs/seminarer-og-konferanser/finland-sweden-nato-24nov2016-report
IFS seminar: Great Britain Small Britain?<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/SNE_Britain_jan2016_ingress.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />IFS seminar: Great Britain Small Britain?On 12 January, the IFS-led research programme Security and Defence in Northern Europe (SNE) organised a seminar on the UK as a security and defence actor. http://forsvaret.no/ifs/en/sne-seminar_great-britain-small-britain

 Past events



Northern European security in light of the Ukraine conflict<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/SNE_17_mars_topp_orig.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Northern European security in light of the Ukraine conflictOn 17 March IFS organised a seminar on Northern European security in light of the Ukraine conflict.http://forsvaret.no/ifs/seminar-northern-european-security-in-light-of-the-ukraine-conflict-17032015
30 November: The US NATO debate book launch<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/30.november_Magnus_Petersson_QandA.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />30 November: The US NATO debate book launchWashington wants to “lead from behind”. On 30 November Magnus Petersson presented the findings in his new book.http://forsvaret.no/ifs/en/30-november-the-us-nato-debate-book-launch
Summary: Russian Strategic thinking. Why does Russia keep surprising us?<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/seminar_russia_hanna_smith_ingress.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Summary: Russian Strategic thinking. Why does Russia keep surprising us?IFS, 10 September. Hanna Smith, of the Aleksanteri Institute at Helsinki University gave a talk on Russian strategic thinking and on what causes unpredictability in Russian policy.http://forsvaret.no/ifs/en/summary-russian-strategic-thinking-10sep
Security, strategy and Military Change in the 21st Century<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/130516-F-XL333-538.JPG" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Security, strategy and Military Change in the 21st CenturyOn June 9, the book Security, Strategy and Military Change in the 21st Century: Cross-Regional Perspectives was launched at IFS.http://forsvaret.no/ifs/seminar_9_june_security_21st_cent

Published 14 June 2015 13:15.. Last updated 14 August 2017 13:29.