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RUSI is the podium of choice for world leaders and senior policymakers, and is ideally placed to attract high-quality speakers and participants at its events. These vary in size and format from set-piece lectures to conferences and seminars.

RUSI Annual Security Lecture by Lindy Cameron, CEO, UK National Cyber Security Centre

14 June 2021, 16:00

Lindy Cameron CB OBE, who has two decades of national security policy and crisis management experience, started her career in the private...

The Military Challenges and Opportunities for Cooperation in the Baltic Region

16 June 2021, 16:00

In his current role, Lieutenant General Herem has been a strong advocate of regional military cooperation and shared capability development...

Sharpening the Dagger: Optimising Special Forces or Future Conflict

28 June 2021, 15:00

Militaries have found a persistent need to establish units that are detached from the conventional force structure to address discrete...

The Bomb Beyond Borders: How Do Democratic States and Their Citizens Think About Nuclear Use?

28 June 2021, 16:00

In recent decades, scholars and policymakers have advanced the view that the non-use of nuclear weapons since the Second World War can...

Prisons and Terrorism

30 June 2021, 16:00

Erupting in 1969, the Northern Ireland “troubles” continued with terrible intensity until 1998. The most enduring civil conflict in Western...

Online Briefing on New UN DPRK Panel of Experts Report

08 April 2021, 12:00

In this briefing, Mr. Arnold provided an update on the panel’s forthcoming report, focusing on the most recent trends in DPRK proliferation financing.  The UN Panel of Experts on North Korea was set up to monitor the implementation of UN sanctions...

Lessons from Operation Inherent Resolve: From Ensuring the Enduring Defeat of ISIS to Stabilising the Region

07 April 2021, 14:00

The Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve was established in 2014, with the mission of defeating ISIS in designated areas of Iraq and Syria and setting conditions for follow-on operations to increase regional stability. But its...

UK Space Command - What Can We Expect?

06 April 2021, 14:00

Increasing concerns regarding the weaponisation of space, threats to satellites and the possibility of conflict which extend into the Earth’s orbit have motivated several states to reorganise their military space capabilities. The establishment of...

Future War and the Defence of Europe

01 April 2021, 16:00

Europeans should be under no illusion: unless they do far more for their own defence, and do this very differently, all that they now take for granted could be lost in the maze of hybrid war, cyber war, and hyper war. Laying out in forensic detail...

Global Britain in a Competitive Age: Taking Stock of the Integrated Review

31 March 2021, 13:00

But how adequate is the Review in addressing today’s challenges?  And what are its implications for the UK’s military posture? Professor Malcolm Chalmers and Lord Ricketts discuss these and additional questions in a debate marking the publication of...

UK and Russia Perspectives on European Security

31 March 2021, 11:00

Early this year, RUSI and the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) convened a workshop to review British and Russian perspectives on the state of contemporary European security. Sessions at the workshop examined the threats faced by the...

Cancelled: Opportunities and Challenges for Implementation of 'Hateful Extremism' Legislation

30 March 2021, 15:00

The report ‘Operating with Impunity - Hateful extremism: The need for a legal framework’ seeks to demonstrate how hateful extremists are able to operate lawfully, due to what it notes as a lack of legislation designed to deal with this specific...

UK PONI Workshop: Introduction to Nuclear Weapons Policy

25 March 2021, 10:00

The workshop consists of a series of seminars from both RUSI staff and external speakers on nuclear policy basics covering deterrence, disarmament, non-proliferation, and nuclear programmes worldwide. This workshop is aimed at early career...

Semiconductors: A Foundational Technology Caught in a Geopolitical Debate

24 March 2021, 13:00

Dutch Semiconductor firm ASML's decision to extend its contract with US-sanctioned Chinese technology company SMIC – added to the Department of Defense’s list of ‘Communist Chinese military companies’ in December 2020 - turned the spotlight on...

Combat Air Power 2021: Competing Visions for the Future

24 March 2021, 9:30

Each of the three efforts is aiming to eventually field a family of systems which will work together to deliver future air power effects. However, exactly what form this family of systems will take remains unclear in each case.Debates remain active...

For Whose Benefit? Reviewing the Effectiveness of Current Approaches to Beneficial Ownership Disclosure.

22 March 2021, 14:00

RUSI’s Centre for Financial Crime and Security Studies is delighted to welcome you to a debate on the effectiveness of current beneficial ownership registration approaches. Beneficial ownership disclosure – collecting and sharing information on...

We Are Bellingcat: An Intelligence Agency for the People

17 March 2021, 16:00

Bellingcat has redefined the way we think about news, politics, and the digital future. Its founder tells the story of how he and his team created a whole new concept of information-gathering, galvanising citizen journalists across the globe to...

Europe Confronting a Darkening Geopolitical Landscape

17 March 2021, 10:00

In this webinar, the RUSI International Security Studies team will consider the implications of the security developments taking place in three key regions – the Indo-Pacific, the Middle East and North Africa, and Russia and Eurasia – on Europe,...

Verification in Arms Control and Disarmament

16 March 2021, 14:00

Verification activities have been central to demonstrating commitment to the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT), with some State Parties currently working on abilities to verify the adherence and maintenance of nuclear disarmament in the future...

Russians Among Us: Sleeper Cells, Ghost Stories and the Hunt for Putin’s Agents

10 March 2021, 16:00

In 2010, a group of Russian deep cover ‘sleeper agents’ were arrested in the US. It was the culmination of a decade-long investigation, and ten people, including Anna Chapman, were eventually swapped for four people held in Russia. At the time, the...

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