Project On Nuclear Issues Conference Series | Apply Now!

STRATCOM Academic Alliance member Project on Nuclear Issues (PONI) will press ahead with its 2020 annual conference series and seeks presenters for its Summer session.  This first conference will occur virtually the week of 22 June in partnership with Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. Undergrad, Masters, and Ph.D. students, as well as post-Docs and Fellows are encouraged to apply!  PONI welcomes presentations on all topics possessing a nuclear nexus, including arms control, deterrence, nuclear nonproliferation, emerging technology, among others.  Selected summer conference presenters will serve on a virtual panel with colleagues…

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RSVP for the Global Digital Development Forum | May 6, 2020

Want to participate in the first VIRTUAL Digital Development Forum? In response to widespread conference cancellations and social distancing restrictions, USAID, Chemonics, Digital Impact Alliance (DIAL) at the United Nations Foundation, IntraHealth International, TechChange, and Save the Children International are organizing the first-ever, 100% virtual, large-scale ICT4D event. On May 6th, 2020 hundreds of participants from all over the world will convene online for a variety of keynote presentations, lightning talks, breakout sessions, interactive workshops, and solution demonstrations. Our aim is to move past the significant travel and cost barriers that restrict attendance at traditional events and…

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LIVE STREAM: COVID-19’s Impact on the Intelligence Community | April 6, 2020

In this era of social distancing and quarantines due to the COVID-19 pandemic, individuals and industries are adapting to new norms in which direct in-person contact may be seriously curtailed for some time to come. How will this affect the intelligence community and espionage? Will human intelligence collection practices be forced to change? Will communications and signals intelligence collection play a more prominent role as face-to-face interactions become less frequent? Join 30-year CIA veteran Carol Rollie Flynn to learn how intelligence agencies are adapting during this unique time. This event…

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Call for Abstracts: Carnegie Council 2020 Student Research Conference on International Affairs | Submit by March 23

Call for Abstracts: Carnegie Council 2020 Student Research Conference on International Affairs The conference will be held at Carnegie Council’s New York City headquarters* on Friday, May 8, 2020. Presentations must be based on original research conducted by the presenter and should make a normative argument about an issue in international affairs or relating to global governance. For example, topics may involve human rights, media and technology, international law, transitional justice, peace-building, democracy, sustainability, and transparency. Presentations slots are limited. We ask that all interested candidates submit an abstract of no more than 500 words by Monday, March…

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Call For Grad Student Papers: Amman Security Challenge | Submit by March 26

The Arab Institute for Security Studies and its partners are pleased to announce the launch of the second cycle of the “Amman Security Challenge”. The Amman Security Challenge aims to facilitate the engagement and contribution of youth, and young professionals in security and strategic issues. The competition aims to empower a next generation of leaders capable of positively contributing to the security and non proliferation debate. The Amman Security Challenge welcomes written contributions on one (or a combination) of the following tracks (roughly 2000 to 2500 words): – Non-Proliferation of…

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Call for Student Papers: Norman Paterson School Review of International Affairs

The Norman Paterson School of International Affairs is pleased to announce that we are now accepting papers for our 2020 edition of the Paterson Review. This Issue of the Paterson Review of International Affairs aims to bring together an interdisciplinary collection of papers from graduate students of international affairs that explore how to unpack and make sense of this shifting geopolitical landscape. We are particularly interested in papers that cultivate dialogue between various disciplines as this presents opportunities to better understand the current moment. Guidelines for submissions To apply, please submit a 250-word abstract…

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International Student Summit on Climate Change in Quebec City

In July 2020, Université Laval (in Quebec, Canada) will host an International Student Summit on Climate. A world first, the UniC2020 Summit will bring together for four days some 300 young students and graduates from around the world, selected for their commitment towards climate action. In addition to the sharing and networking aspects at the Summit, participants will have the opportunity to collaborate through concrete initiatives via the upcoming International Student Climate Network. Each participant will be granted 5 nights of accommodations and most meals during the summit will be covered.…

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Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts Graduate Student Conference

In association with the Career Research and Innovation Development Conference (CRIDC) Sponsored by the Graduate Student Government Association Who can attend the conferences? All faculty, staff, and students at Georgia Tech and guests are welcome to attend the IAC Graduate Student Paper Conference on January 31, 2020, and the CRIDC sessions on January 27-28, 2020. What is the format for the January 31st IAC Graduate Student Conference? Presentations (based on abstracts submitted by December 3rd), will be scheduled by the Ivan Allen College Graduate Student Advisory Board as papers on panels OR…

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Walsh Exchange, Georgetown University Walsh School of Foreign Service

Nunn School students are invited to apply to present at the Ninth Annual Walsh Exchange. Sponsored by the Dean’s Office of Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service, the Walsh Exchange are the United States’ premier conference for undergraduate research in the field of international relations. On April 3 – 4, 2020, students from across the world will come to Washington D.C. to present their original research to panels of academics and professionals.  The application closes January 20, 2020 (MLK Day) at 11:59pm. Interested students should apply at bit.ly/applywalshex. We look…

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