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Strengthening NATO - the Warsaw Summit and Beyond

Strengthening NATO - the Warsaw Summit and Beyond
1 Devonshire Place, Munk School of Global Affairs, Campbell Conference Facility
Time: Apr 27th, 8:30 am End: Apr 27th, 4:00 pm
Interest Categories: Slavic Studies (FAS), Political Science, Critical Theory, 2000-
Conference

The Centre for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies presents

Strengthening NATO - the Warsaw Summit and Beyond

Preliminary Program:

08:30 - 09:00 Registration / Coffee
09:00 - 09:05 Welcome: Robert C Austin, Associate Professor, CERES, Munk School of Global Affairs (Canada)
09:05 - 09:25 Key note speech - Representative of the Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of National Defense or the National Security Bureau (Poland) (TBC)
09:25 - 09:30 Q&A session

09:30 - 11:00 I Panel discussion: Where are we? NATO after the Wales Summit.
Moderator: Marcin Bosacki - Ambassador of Poland to Canada (Poland)
Panelists:
• Brian Lee Crowley - Managing Director, Macdonald-Laurier Institute (Canada)
• John. E. Herbst - Director, Dinu Patriciu Eurasia Center at the Atlantic Council, former US Ambassador to Ukraine (USA)

11:00 - 11:30 Coffee break


11:30 - 13:00 II Panel discussion: What are we facing? Unstable East - Ukraine and Russia.

Moderator: Lucan Way, Munk School of Global Affairs (Canada)
Panelists:
• S?awomir D?bski - Director of the Polish Institute of International Affairs (Poland)
• James Sherr - Associate Fellow of the Chatham House (United Kingdom)
• Lieutenant-Colonel Jason Guiney - former Commander of Canada's Joint Task Force Ukraine (Canada)
• Commander Pascal Belhumeur - Commanding Officer HMCS Winnipeg, deployed on Op. REASSURANCE (Canada)

13:00 - 14:00 Lunch

14:00 - 15:30 III Panel discussion: What do we need to do? The Warsaw Summit and beyond.

Moderator: Paul Wells - Macleans (Canada)
Panelists:
• Micha? Miarka - Deputy Director, Security Policy Bureau, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland (Poland)
• Kerry Buck - Canada's Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the North Atlantic Council (Canada)
• Markus Kaim - Senior Fellow, Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik (Germany)

15:30 - 15:45 Closing remarks - Randall Hansen - Director, Centre for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies, Munk School (Canada)

Speakers

Robert Austin, Associate Professor, Centre for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies, Munk School of Global Affairs

Marcin Bosacki, Ambassador of Poland to Canada (Poland)

Brian Lee Crowley, Managing Director, Macdonald-Laurier Institute (Canada)

John E. Herbst, Director, Dinu Particiu Eurasia Centre at the Atlantic Council, former US Ambassador to Ukraine (USA)

Lucan Way, Professor, Department of Political Science; co-director of the Petro Jacyk Program for the Study of Ukraine

Slawomir Debski, Director of the Polish Institute of International Affairs (Poland)

James Sherr, Associate Fellow of the Chatham House (United Kingdom)

Lieutenant-Colonel Jason Guiney, former Commander of Canada's Joint Task Force Ukraine (Canada)

Commander Pascal Belhumeur, Commanding Officer HMCS, Winnipeg deployed on Op. REASSURANCE (Canada)

Paul Wells, Maclean's Magazine (Canada)

Michal Miarka, Deputy Director, Security Policy Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland (Poland)

Kerry Buck, Canada's Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the North Atlantic Council (Canada)

Markus Kaim, Senior Fellow, Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik (Germany)

Randall Hansen, Director, Centre for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies

 

This event is free and open to all. Registration is required. For further information, please contact Olga Kesarchuk


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