Past events

16
Apr
2015

A new research agenda for East Asian security and International Relations

Rosemary Foot, Emeritus Professor of International Relations, University of Oxford and Evelyn Goh, Shedden Professor of Strategic Policy Studies, Australian National University

East Asia's contemporary strategic order defies easy description or explanation: contradictory trends prevail, particularly growing levels of economic interdependence that coexist with heightened...

15
Apr
2015

The American counterculture of war: supporting foreign insurgents and the American discourse of war

LTCOL (USA) Ken Gleiman

The US is grappling with the problem of supporting rebel groups in Syria as part of its strategy to defeat DAESH. Meanwhile, Russia supports rebels in the Ukraine and Iran continues its...

25
Mar
2015

Why China will not become the dominant power in Asia - Public lecture by Paul Dibb and John Lee

Emeritus Professor Paul Dibb and Adjunct Associate Professor John Lee

The belief that China will soon become the dominant power in Asia is based on assumptions that its continued and rapid economic rise, and its emergence as a regional peer of America's...

18
Mar
2015

Gallipoli 1915: a century on

The Gallipoli campaign of 1915 remains one of the most controversial events of the First World War. One hundred years later, Gallipoli continues to arouse debate over its flawed strategy, the real...

16
Mar
2015

Keeping secrets? Lessons from history on intelligence in the age of ISIS

Professor Keith Jeffery

'Keeping secrets? Lessons from history on the challenges facing intelligence organisations in the age of IS'

In this lecture Professor Keith Jeffery will reflect on the...

05
Mar
2015

Stemming the nuclear tide: The nuclear nonproliferation treaty at 45

Rose Gottemoeller (Under Secretary for Arms Control and International Security, US Department of State)

Presented by the Strategic & Defence Studies Centre  

In a world brimming with instability and chaos, nuclear arms control...

10
Feb
2015
09
Dec
2014

War Studies Seminar: The battle for Ap Bac, South Vietnam - and why it is still relevant.

Visiting Professor Clive Williams MG

Presenter: Visiting Professor Clive Williams MG

Abstract:

The battle for Ap Bac in South Vietnam in January 1963 led eventually to a substantial...

20
Nov
2014

Defence Diplomacy: Is the game worth the candle?

Associate Professor Brendan Taylor, Dr John Blaxland, Professor Nick Bisley, Lieutenant General (Ret.) Peter Leahy

Few Defence topics have been as...

19
Nov
2014

Fresh from the lab: What the latest techniques can tell us about how Australians view our major foreign policy challenges

Dr Charles Miller

Abstract: The 2008 US Presidential Election introduced the general public to many of the innovative techniques which political scientists and others have developed to analyse survey...

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