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February 26, 2018

Iran Protests: What is the Responsibility of the Free World?

TIME:  18:00 – 19:00, Monday 26th February 2018
VENUE: Committee Room 18, House of Commons, Westminster, London SW1A 0AA
SPEAKER:
Mariam Memarsadeghi
Co-Founder & Co-Director of Tavaana: E-Learning Institute for Iranian Civil Society
To register your interest, or for any further information, please email
rsvp2@henryjacksonsociety.org, stating clearly …

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February 22, 2018

Is Zimbabwe open for Freedom?

TIME:  17:00 – 18:00, Thursday 22nd February 2018
VENUE: Committee Room 6, House of Commons, London SW1A OPA
SPEAKER:
Pastor Evan Mawarire
Civil Rights Activist & Founder, #ThisFlag Citizen’s Movement
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Kate Raworth: Doughnut Economics

TIME: 13:00 – 14:00 – Thursday 22nd February 2018
VENUE: The Henry Jackson Society,
Millbank Tower, 21-24 Millbank, London, SW1P 4QP
SPEAKER:
Kate Raworth
Economist
Author of Doughnut Economics
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February 21, 2018

Event Summary: WTF – What the F*** Happened and What Happens Next?”

By Mirko Giordani
On the 8th of February 2018, The Henry Jackson Society was delighted to welcome  Robert Peston, author of the book “WTF: What the F*** Happened and What Happens Next?”. In his book, Mr Peston brilliantly evokes the distance …

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February 20, 2018

The Long Hangover: Putin’s New Russia and the Ghosts of the Past

TIME:  13:00 – 14:00, Tuesday 20th February 2018
VENUE: Committee Room 1, House of  Lords,
Palace of Westminster, London SW1A OPA
SPEAKER:
Shaun Walker 
Author of The Long Hangover
Moscow correspondent for The Guardian
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February 12, 2018

South Korea in the Crossroads: Autonomy and Alliance in an Era of Rival Powers

TIME: 18:00 -19:00, Monday 12th February 2018
VENUE: The Henry Jackson Society,
Millbank Tower, 21-24 Millbank, London, SW1P 4QP
SPEAKERS:
Scott Snyder 
Author of South Korea in the Crossroads
Director of US-Korea Program, Council of Foreign Relations,
Dr John Nilsson-Wright
Senior Research Fellow, Asia Programme, Chatham House
Senior Lecturer, Modern …

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February 9, 2018

Event Summary: Migration to and through Europe: Challenges and Management

By Jonathan Brooks
On Wednesday the 7th of January the Henry Jackson Society hosted Dr Michael Spindelegger for an informative event titled ‘Migration to and through Europe: Challenges and Management’, on the kind invitation of The Rt Hon. The Lord Risby. …

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February 8, 2018

Robert Peston: “WTF: What the F*** Happened and What Happens Next?”

TIME: 13:00 – 14:00 – Thursday 8th February 2018
VENUE: The Henry Jackson Society,
Millbank Tower, 21-24 Millbank, London, SW1P 4QP
SPEAKER:
Robert Peston
Author of “WTF: What the F*** Happened and What Happens Next?”
ITV’s Political Editor
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February 7, 2018

Migration to and through Europe: Challenges and Management

TIME:  13:00 – 14:00, Wednesday 7th February 2018
VENUE: Committee Room 2, House of  Lords, Palace of Westminster, London SW1A OPA
SPEAKER:
Dr. Michael Spindelegger
Director General of International Center for Migration Policy Development
and Former Vice-Chancellor of Austria
To register your interest, or for any further information, …

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February 6, 2018

Event Summary: Russia’s 2018 Presidential Election: What to Look Out For

By kind invitation of The Rt Hon. John Whittingdale MP, the Henry Jackson Society was delighted to welcome the Russian politician and former independent deputy of the State Duma Dmitry Gudkov and former Financial Times and Wall Street Journal correspondent …

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The Dawn of Eurasia: On the Trail of the New World Order

TIME:  13:00 – 14:00, Tuesday 6th February 2018
VENUE: The Henry Jackson Society,
Millbank Tower, 21-24 Millbank, London, SW1P 4QP
SPEAKER:
Dr Bruno Maçães 
Author of The Dawn of Eurasia
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February 5, 2018

Russia’s 2018 Presidential Election: What to Look Out For

TIME:  13:00 – 14:00, Monday 5th February 2018
VENUE: Committee Room 6, House of Commons,
Palace of Westminster, London SW1A OPA
SPEAKERS:
Dmitry Gudkov
Russian politician, public figure and former independent deputy of the State Duma
David Satter
Former Moscow Correspondent, The Financial Times
To register your interest, or for …

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February 2, 2018

Event Summary: The Economic Future of Europe

By Mirko Giordani
On the 1st of February, The Henry Jackson Society hosted Jeffrey Franks, Director of the IMF Europe Office and Senior Resident Representative to the European Union since March 2015, at the event “The Economic Future of Europe”. Mr. …

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February 1, 2018

The Economic Future of Europe

TIME:  14:00 – 15:00, Thursday 1st February 2018
VENUE: Committee Room 16, House of Commons, Westminster, London SW1A 0AA
SPEAKER:
Dr Jeffrey Franks
Director of Europe Office, The International Monetary Fund
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Event Summary: “Present at the Creation” of the Modern War Crimes Tribunals

Speaking at the “Present at the Creation” of the Modern War Crimes Tribunals at the parliament earlier today. Former U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for ‘War Crimes Issues’ – David Scheffer discussed his personal and professional experienced in negotiating the creation of a …

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Event Summary: Emerging Challenges in Cyber Security and Defence: Facing the New Digital Battlefield

On the 16th of January 2018, in collaboration with the Hudson Institute and under the chairmanship of Bob Seely MP, we were delighted to welcome Ambassador Sorin Ducaru for an event titled: “Emerging Challenges in Cyber Security and Defence: Facing …

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Event Summary: Admiral Chen Yeong-kang: Maritime Cooperation & Competition in Asia

By Jonathan Brooks
On the 31st of January the Henry Jackson Society hosted Admiral Chen Yeong-kang, alongside Dr Alessio Patalano of Kings College London and Dr John Hemmings of the Henry Jackson Society at the House of Lords at an event …

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Event Summary: Mark Pfeifle – ‘Win Your Surge’

By Philip Smit
On the 25th of January, Mark Pfeifle, the former White House Deputy National Security Advisor, spoke on the topic of foreign policy success in the short term. The event was chaired by the Viscount Waverly. Mr. Pfeifle has …

Posted in Event Summaries, United States
January 31, 2018

Maritime Cooperation & Competition in Asia: Challenges and Opportunities

TIME:  12:00 – 13:00, Wednesday 31st January 2018
VENUE: Committee Room G, House of  Lords,
Palace of Westminster, London SW1A OPA
SPEAKERS
Admiral Chen Yeong-Kang 
Former Deputy Minister of National Defense of Taiwan
Dr Alessio Patalano
Reader, War Studies, Kings College London
Dr John Hemmings
Director, Asia Studies Centre, Henry Jackson …

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January 29, 2018

“Present at the Creation” of the Modern War Crimes Tribunals

TIME:  13:00 – 14:00, Monday 29th January 2018
VENUE: Committee Room 17, House of Commons, Westminster, London SW1A 0AA
SPEAKER:
Ambassador David Scheffer 
Former U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for War Crimes Issues
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January 25, 2018

Win Your Surge: Coordinating Activities, Strategies and Messaging to attain (short-term) foreign policy successes

TIME:  18:00 – 19:00, Thursday 25th January 2018
VENUE: Committee Room 2, House of  Lords, Palace of Westminster, London SW1A OPA
SPEAKER:
Mark Pfeifle
Former White House Deputy National Security Advisor
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January 23, 2018

Event Summary: Srebrenica: Genocide and its Legacies

The Bosnian War, between 1992 and 1995, played a key role in the break-up of Yugoslavia and continues to have an impact on the Balkan region today. Twenty-three years after the Srebrenica genocide, tensions there still remain high. On the …

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January 16, 2018

Emerging Challenges in Cyber Security and Defence: Facing the New Digital Battlefield

TIME:  18:00 – 19:00, Tuesday 16th January 2018
VENUE: Committee Room 6,
House of  Commons, London SW1A OPA
SPEAKER
Ambassador Sorin Ducaru
Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute
Former NATO Assistant Secretary General for Emerging Security Challenges
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Srebrenica: Genocide and its Legacies

TIME:  13:00 – 14:00, Tuesday 16th January 2018
VENUE:
Location: Committee Room 2A, House of Lords, London SW1A OPA
SPEAKERS
Sir Geoffrey Nice QC 
Prosecutor at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia
Martin Bell OBE
Former BBC Broadcaster and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador
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December 20, 2017

Event Summary: Poetry – an important weapon of militant jihad?

By  Susie Heron-Halliday
On the 19th of December, the Henry Jackson Society was delighted to welcome Dr Elisabeth Kendall to the House of Lords for an event chaired by the Rt Hon Baroness Butler-Sloss GBE. Elisabeth Kendall is a Senior Research Fellow in …

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