Events organised by NUPI are most often open to the general public. Most of our events are also streamed live on our Youtube channel.
Tue 22 Oct
Becoming Banal: Incentivizing and Monopolizing the Nation in RussiaTime: 16:15 Location: Seminar room 1, Sophus Bugges hus, University of Oslo
Associate Professor Paul Goode will give a talk about how nationalism becomes a banal fact of everyday life in his analysis of Post-Soviet Russia.
Thu 24 Oct
Theory Seminar: A Ritual Approach to Deterrence – NATO and its Eastern FlankTime: 13:15 Location: NUPI
In this theory seminar, Maria Mälksoo examines “the fourth wave” of deterrence studies.
Fri 25 Oct
Is there an extremist personality? – The link between personality characteristics and violent extremismTime: 09:00 Location: NUPI
Milan Obaidi presents research that highlights individual personality characteristics as important when trying to understand the process of radicalization.
Mon 28 Oct
Why Populist Foreign Policies in Europe are Doomed to FailTime: 14:00 Location: NUPI
Professor Andrew Moravcsik visits NUPI to talk about the surge of populism in Europe and its limitations for foreign policy.
Thu 31 Oct
Ukraine's energy transition in a new political landscapeTime: 14:00 Location: NUPI
The presidential and parliamentary elections earlier this year resulted in a massive shift of power in Ukrainian politics. How is this affecting the energy sector in Ukraine?
Fri 1 Nov
Theory Seminar: Cyber Conflict in the study of International RelationsTime: 11:00 Location: NUPI
Max Smeets will take a closer look at the academic literature on analysing cyber conflict.
Fri 1 Nov
The U.S. Cyber Strategy of Persistent EngagementTime: 09:00 Location: NUPI
How does the U.S. Cyber Command wish to position itself in cyberspace?
Fri 8 Nov
Russia and the European Human Rights SystemTime: 09:00 Location: NUPI
There is a change in Russia's approach to the European Convention on Human Rights. What are the prospects for Russian participation in this system?
Fri 29 Nov
The Zelensky phenomenon: From where did it come and where will it leadTime: 14:15 Location: Store møterom, Georg Sverdrups hus, Universitetet i Oslo
Adrian Karatnycky will give a talk about Volodymyr Zelensky, the Ukrainian comedian-turned-president, and how his electoral triumph was possible.