Event: A briefing by Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley
12:00, 5 Oct 2015, RUSI
A briefing from Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley, national lead for counter terrorism policing and head of Specialist Operations, Metropolitan Police Service.
Event: The Iran nuclear deal, Iranís foreign policy and the crisis in Syria
09:30, 2 Oct 2015, RUSI
With the U.S. Congressional votes now secured for the passage of the Iran deal, questions will now turn to the implementation of the deal and its subsequent consequences for the regions. To discuss these issues in greater depth, you are invited to an exclusive roundtable discussion with a group of leading experts on Iran and Syria from the University of St Andrews
Event: Illicit Flows and Migration: Profiting from Tragedy
08:30, 1 Oct 2015, RUSI
The Centre for Financial Crime and Security Studies would like to invite you to our next Breakfast Briefing on "Illicit Flows and Migration: Profiting from Tragedy" to hear from a panel that will include representatives from law enforcement and financial institutions who will lead participants through a thought provoking discussion on this very challenging topic.
Event: The UK's Transition and Redeployment from Southern Afghanistan in 2014
13:00, 28 Sep 2015, RUSI
A lecture by Brigadier Darrell Amison CBE, Commander, Headquarters 102 Logistic Brigade, Ministry of Defence. In his lecture, Brigadier Amison will discuss how the UKís timely, efficient and effective drawdown and redeployment operation from Southern Afghanistan was executed in 2014.
Defence Secretary on the Strategic Defence and Security Review 2015
09:00, 22 Sep 2015, RUSI
Defence Secretary, Michael Fallon MP, will set out his view of the strategic context, explain the process that the Government has been following to ensure the review is properly strategic, and outline some of the issues that are beginning to emerge from the analysis.
Event: U35 Forum - Angry Youth: Young Nationalism in China
18:00, 17 Sep 2015, RUSI
Over the past twenty five years, nationalism has emerged as a formidable and exceptional form of popular political expression amongst educated Chinese youth. This nationalist sentiment, which has found its roots in universities and is nurtured in the chat rooms of cyberspace, is a complex phenomenon that encapsulates the current mood of the ĎFourth Generationí in a rising China.
Conference: Cyber Conference 2015: Cyber for the Rest of Us?
09:30, 16 Sep 2015, RUSI
Intended to be the first of an annual series of events, this conference will bring together leading thinkers, practioners and practitioners from across the field of cyber security disciplines in a unique forum for unparalleled debate, discussion and networking. The theme for this years event will be the challenges and opportunities in cybersecurity for states other than China, Russia and the USA.
Conference: Defence Acquisition Conference 2015
08:30, 9 Sep 2015, Defence Academy of the United Kingdom
This high level conference by RUSI and Cranfield University will provide participants with a better understanding of British defence acquisition following this year's General Election and ahead of the next CSR and SDSR.
Event: Andy Burnham on Keeping Britain Safe in an Unsafe World
09:00, 2 Sep 2015, RUSI
The Rt Hon Andy Burnham, Member of Parliament for Leigh and candidate to be the next Leader of the Labour Party, will outline his view of the defence and security challenges that Britain faces, now and in the future.