IISS-Middle East Events

  • Events

    Divided we thrive? Boko Haram and the Islamic State

    05 February 2018. 

    Monday 5 February, 4–5.30pm AST
    IISS–Middle East, Bahrain
    Jacob Zenn J.D., Fellow on African Affairs, Jamestown Foundation
    Dr Nelly Lahoud, Senior Fellow for Political Islamism, IISS–Middle East

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    The IISS Manama Dialogue 2017

    08 December 2017. 

    8–10 December 2017
    The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain

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    MENA economies: Positioning for a new world (dis)order

    16 September 2017. 

    16–17 September
    Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay, Manama
    Select speakers:
    Mr Carl Bildt, former Prime Minister, Sweden; Member of the Council, IISS
    HE Mr Amr Al-Garhy, Minister of Finance, Arab Republic of Egypt
    Dr Joachim von Amsberg, Vice President, Policy and Strategy, Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
    HE Mr Khalid Al-Rumaihi, Chief Executive, Bahrain Economic Development Board

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    The IISS Manama Dialogue 2016

    09 December 2016. 

    12th Regional Security Summit
    Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain Hotel & Spa, Manama
    9–11 December 2016

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    The Jihadis' Cyber Capacity and Aspiration

    15 May 2016. 

    Discussion Meeting
    Dr Aaron Brantly, Cyber Fellow, Combating Terrorism Center at West Point
    IISS–Middle East, Manama
    Sunday 15 May 2016, 5–6.30pm AST

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    Syria: Between Escalation and Diplomacy

    23 March 2016. 

    Discussion Meeting
    Emile Hokayem, Senior Fellow for Middle East Security, IISS–Middle East
    IISS–Middle East, Manama
    Wednesday 23 March, 5–6pm AST

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    The Security of Oil Trade: A Regional Geo-economics Perspective

    03 February 2016. 

    Discussion Meeting
    Sheikh Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, Chief Executive, nogaholding
    Dr Jarmo Kotilaine, Chief Economist, Bahrain Economic Development Board
    Dr Pierre Noël, Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah Senior Fellow for Economic and Energy Security, IISS
    Dr Omar Al-Ubaydli, Program Director for International and Geo-Political Studies, Bahrain Center for Strategic, International and Energy Studies
    IISS–Middle East, Manama
    Wednesday 3 February 2016, 17.00-18.00pm AST

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    A View from Paris: Iran, Gulf Security and French Policy in the Middle East

    01 December 2015. 

    IISS Global Perspectives Series
    Bruno Tertrais, Senior Research Fellow, Fondation pour la Recherche Strategique
    Dr Nelly Lahoud, Senior Fellow for Political Islamism, IISS-Middle East         
    IISS-Middle East, Manama
    Monday 1 December 2015

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    The IISS Manama Dialogue 2015

    30 October 2015. 

    11th Regional Security Summit
    Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain Hotel & Spa
    30 October - 01 November 2015

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    Manama Dialogue Ambassador Roundtable

    09 September 2015. 

    Preparatory Roundtable
    IISS-Middle East, Manama
    Wednesday 09 September 2015