Events

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The 5th Annual Student Foreign Policy Debate

Oct. 24, 2018, 7 p.m.

Toronto

This annual student debate, put on by CIC Toronto in partnership with Ryerson University and the Hart House Debating Club, will debate the motion: This House believes that all nations have a right to nuclear arms.”

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Global Trade In Transition: What It Means For Canada And Atlantic Canada

Oct. 24, 2018, 4:30 p.m.

Halifax

A talk with the Honourable Kevin Lynch, vice chairman of BMO Financial Group.

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Cinema Series: "Human Flow"

Oct. 17, 2018, 7 p.m.

Waterloo

A screening of the 2017 documentary Human Flow, a film directed by activist and artist Ai Weiwei.

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Politics In The Pub: China’s Grand Strategy And Asian Geopolitics

Oct. 17, 2018, 5 p.m.

Victoria

CIC Victoria pub night featuring Dr. Mohan Malik from the Asia Pacific Center for Security Studies, Hawaii. 

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Trends In The Middle East

Oct. 16, 2018, 7 p.m.

Ottawa

A conversation with former Canadian ambassador to Saudi Arabia Dennis Horak.

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Canada’s Interest In A Changing Arctic

Oct. 10, 2018, 11:30 a.m.

Victoria

A talk with Arctic expert Will Greaves, assistant professor of international relations at the University of Victoria.

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The United States and the Middle East in the Age of Trump: Tweet and Retreat.

Oct. 9, 2018, 2 p.m.

Ottawa

Former US ambassador Daniel Kurtzer shares his views on American policy in the Middle East.

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Canada – Japan Relations: The Way Forward

Oct. 4, 2018, 6 p.m.

Toronto

A panel discussion on the Japan-Canada relationship, with a visiting delegation from Japan.

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Nuclear Policy, Politics and Risks in the Trump Administration

Oct. 2, 2018, 2 p.m.

Ottawa

A lecture by Joe Cirincione, president the Ploughshares Fund.

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Doing The Right Thing At Home And Abroad – Why Values Matter: Some Ethical Reflections

Sept. 27, 2018, 7 p.m.

Halifax

An event featuring the Hon. Bob Rae, Canada’s Special Envoy to Myanmar.

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Gender Equality in a Millennial World

Sept. 24, 2018, 5:30 p.m.

Ottawa

The MATCH Fund presents a panel discussion on the future of gender equality in Canada and beyond, moderated by Minister of Status of Women Maryam Monsef.

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6 Degrees Toronto

Sept. 24, 2018, 3 p.m.

Toronto

Presented by the Institute for Canadian Citizenship, this immersive annual three-day event brings thinkers, doers, executives, artists, politicians and civil society leaders together, this year to discuss the meaning of citizenship, citizen empowerment, and the use and value of technology.

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Modalities Of Innovation Hubs And Innovative Entrepreneurs In Africa

Sept. 20, 2018, 5:30 p.m.

Ottawa

A presentation by Erika Kraemer-Mbula, associate professor of economics, University of Johannesburg.

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Le Rôle De La Russie Au Moyen-Orient

Sept. 12, 2018, 7 p.m.

Ottawa

A talk on Russia's role in the Middle East with former Canadian diplomat Gilles Breton. 

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Canadian Businesses, Privacy & Data Security In The Age Of CETA & The European Union’s Data Protection Law

Sept. 11, 2018, 6 p.m.

Toronto

A discussion with privacy and data security experts Paige Backman and John Daniele.

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The Collapse of the American Empire

Aug. 29, 2018, 7 p.m.

Waterloo

A public event featuring celebrated author and Pulitzer Prize-winner Chris Hedges. 

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“Open Data Endgame” Twitter Chat

Aug. 21, 2018, 10 a.m.

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Join CIGI Senior Fellow Bianca Wylie, CIGI Senior Fellow Teresa Scassa and McGill University's Renee Sieber for a public Twitter chat on open data policies.

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Resolution Of Longstanding Disputes And Humanitarian Law — A Perspective From South Asia

July 5, 2018, 5:30 p.m.

Toronto

A talk by the president of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Sardar Masood Khan.

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Twitter Chat: Pursuing a career in foreign policy

July 4, 2018, noon

Online

Looking to land your dream job in international affairs? OpenCanada's annual round-up of young Canadians working on government foreign policy files is now online, and some of those featured this year join us July 4 at 12pmET on Twitter to share their career tips and insights. Follow OpenCanada to take part in the conversation.

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The Trump-Kim Summit: What’s Next For US/North Korean Relations?

June 20, 2018, 5:30 p.m.

Edmonton

A Politics at the Pub event featuring Dr. Brian Gold from the University of Alberta.