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 Upcoming events



Omstillingskonferansen 2018: Luksusfellen<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/2018-03-21_Omstillingskonferansen-2018_ingress.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Omstillingskonferansen 2018: Luksusfellen21. mars diskuterer innledere fra Danmark og Sverige, Forsvaret, annen offentlig sektor og forskningsmiljøene økte forsvarsbudsjetter og bærekraftig pengebruk.http://forsvaret.no/ifs/seminarer-og-konferanser/omstillingskonferansen 2018

 Past events 2017



Strategic adjustments and the Rise of China<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/2017-09-15_Asia_bok_ingress.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Strategic adjustments and the Rise of China15 September the anthology Strategic Adjustments and the Rise of China was lauched with a seminar at IFS.http://forsvaret.no/ifs/seminarer-og-konferanser/strategic-adjustments-and-the-rise-of-china
The US and transatlantic relations<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/2017-10-09Posen_Brooks_Waltz%20ingress.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />The US and transatlantic relationsOn 9 October, IFS hosted a seminar where US foreign policy and transatlantic relations were discussed through Kenneth Waltz’ three ‘images of analysis’.http://forsvaret.no/ifs/seminarer-og-konferanser/us-transatlantic-relations-seminar-oct2017
Where is Turkey heading?<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/Summary_Where%20is%20Turkey%20heading_ingress.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Where is Turkey heading?On 8 September, three leading experts on Turkey discussed recent developments in this large and important country in Southeastern Europe. http://forsvaret.no/ifs/seminarer-og-konferanser/where-is-turkey-heading-summary
A New World Order? Asia, Europe and the United States<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/A%20New%20World%20Order_panel%20m%20speaker%20Tunsjo.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />A New World Order? Asia, Europe and the United StatesOn 8 August, leading experts on transatlantic and Asia-Pacific relations discussed important developments in the contemporary world order.http://forsvaret.no/ifs/seminarer-og-konferanser/a-new-world-order-seminar-schreer-petersson-bekkevold-tunsjo-melby
The Brexit effect on European defence<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/Brexit%202017%20panel%201.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />The Brexit effect on European defenceOn 25 April 2017, British, German and Norwegian officials and experts discussed Britain’s future role in the Euro-Atlantic security architecture and Brexit’s impact on European defence capabilities and cooperation. http://forsvaret.no/ifs/seminarer-og-konferanser/2017-04-05-report-the-brexit-effect-on-european-defence
Security challenges in the North Atlantic - Norwegian, UK and US Perspectives<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/Rapport%202017-03-08Sec%20Chall%20in%20North_Atlantic_ingress.JPG" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Security challenges in the North Atlantic - Norwegian, UK and US PerspectivesOn 8 March, IFS hosted a seminar on security challenges in the North Atlantic and launched the book “NATO and the North Atlantic: Revitalising Collective Defence”. http://forsvaret.no/ifs/seminarer-og-konferanser/2017-03-08_rapport_security-challenges-in-the-north-atlantic-norwegian-uk-and-us-perspectives
IFS-Seminar:Are the sanctions toward Russia working?<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/Russland_sanksjoner_ingress.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />IFS-Seminar:Are the sanctions toward Russia working?On 17 January, experts from IFS, King's College London and DnB discussed this important question.http://forsvaret.no/ifs/en/rapport-2017-01-17-are-the-sanctions-toward-russia-working

 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 30 October 2017 13:26.