NUPI’s event policy is in accordance with the public health authorities’ guidelines, and we continuously assess the format and audience size of our events. In light of the current covid-19 situation, the majority of our events will take place on a digital platform.
Mon 18 Mar 2019
Unpacking the EU’s Integrated Approach to External Conflicts and CrisesTime: 12:30 Location: Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS), Place du Congrès 1 – 1000 Brussels
A four-year long project is ending, and on 18-19 March the final conference for EUNPACK will take place in Brussels.
Thu 7 Mar 2019
Sheltering, security and small states: Nordic responses to a changing geopolitical contextTime: 13:00 Location: NUPI
How do Nordic states respond to current geopolitical changes in their neighborhood, and what are their options?
Thu 28 Feb 2019
Theory seminar: Face-to-Face Diplomacy: Social Neuroscience and International RelationsTime: 13:15 Location: NUPI
Marcus Holmes visits NUPI to talk about his new book on face-to-face diplomacy.
Wed 27 Feb 2019
Breakfast seminar: Can blockchain save journalism?Time: 09:00 Location: NUPI
Professional journalism is under pressure worldwide. Walid Al-Saqaf argues that the underlying technology for Bitcoin could be a solution to the problem.
Tue 12 Feb 2019
Ever looser union? Differentiation in European integrationTime: 14:00 Location: NUPI
Professor Frank Schimmelfennig is visiting NUPI to discuss differentiated integration, which has become a core feature of European integration.
Wed 6 Feb 2019
Chinese cyber security and consequences for EuropeTime: 09:00 Location: NUPI
Chinese tech giants are increasingly visible and established in the European market. Are we ready for all that this implies?
Wed 6 Feb 2019
Chinese and Nordic Priorities in the SDG 2030 AgendaTime: 13:00 Location: Studentsenteret, Universitetet i Bergen
NUPI and CMI researchers meet in Bergen to discuss their ongoing work on Chinese and Nordic efforts towards the Sustainable Development Agenda. Erik Solheim, former leader of UN Environment, will comment and share insights from his vast development-related experiences.
Fri 1 Feb 2019
Energy security in Europe: How can Norway and Poland contribute?Time: 10:30 Location: NUPI
A new Polish-Norwegian cooperation will contribute to increased energy security in Europe. The Norwegian Minister of Petroleum and Energy, Kjell-Børge Freiberg, meets his Polish counterpart to talk about the new gas corridor between Norway and Poland.
Wed 30 Jan 2019
China and the nuclear crises in Iran and North KoreaTime: 14:00 Location: NUPI
The nuclear deal with Iran is in crisis, and talks on the North Korean nuclear program has made little progress. At the same time, China is well on its way to become one of the world’s most powerful states. How important is it for China to prevent any further proliferation of nuclear weapons?
Fri 25 Jan 2019
Europe through the Russian TV lensTime: 09:00 Location: NUPI
What images of Europe does Russian TV convey to its viewers? What are the dominant Russian media narratives on Europe?
Fri 25 Jan 2019
Theory Seminar: Political Memory and State Power – Holocaust Remembrance after CommunismTime: 13:15 Location: NUPI
Jelena Subotic will talk about her project that investigates the strength and limits of state power in regulating contested political memory.
Wed 23 Jan 2019
Science diplomacy and security in the ArcticTime: 09:00 Location: Arena, Clarion Hotel The Edge, Tromsø
At this year's Arctic Frontiers, we will take a closer look at diplomacy and security in the Arctic.
Thu 13 Dec 2018
Fragility, conflict and climate change in Mali and SahelTime: 09:00 Location: NUPI
The combined effects of fragile states, conflict, and climate change pose severe challenges to development and governance. What does this mean for Mali and the larger Sahel region?
Wed 12 Dec 2018
Preventing terrorism through risk assessments – a UK perspectiveTime: 12:00 Location: NUPI
How does the UK’s counter-terrorism strategy play out in in real-life, and what's the (potential) role of risk assessments in the prevention of terrorism? Marek Hubert, former academic and a current Police Officer, visits NUPI to talk about these issues.
Fri 7 Dec 2018
Theory Seminar: Protest Diffusion During the 1919 Egyptian RevolutionTime: 13:15 Location: NUPI
Neil Ketchley will discuss his latest article on the diffusion of protest in a population.
Mon 3 Dec 2018
Putin’s Russia: Vanguard or rearguard of populism?Time: 09:00 Location: NUPI
What are the similarities, differences and linkages between Putin’s Russia and Orban’s Hungary, Trump’s USA and Bolsonaro’s Brazil?
Wed 28 Nov 2018
Critical approaches in terrorism research: Power, pre-emption and preventing violent extremismTime: 10:00 Location: NUPI
What is a critical methodology? How and when are critical methodologies useful in terrorism research?
Wed 28 Nov 2018
Theory Seminar: Lacanian psychoanalysis and the fascination with ISIS in Euro-US security discourse’Time: 12:30 Location: NUPI
Charlotte Heath-Kelly will present her work on how Lacanian psychoanalysis can inform our understanding of the Western need for enmity, and its obsession with enemy entities such the Islamic State.
Mon 26 Nov 2018
How effective have the peace operations in Somalia, DR Congo and Mali been?Time: 10:00 Location: NUPI
Experts from around the world will take a closer look at how effective UN Peace Operations actually are.
Thu 22 Nov 2018
The temptations of terrorist watchlists: How the U.S. No Fly List is changing the meaning of citizenshipTime: 14:00 Location: NUPI
On what basis should watchlisting decisions be made and by whom? And have watchlists begun to proliferate beyond their original purposes and beyond the liberal democracies that invented them?