Events organised by NUPI are most often open to the general public. Most of our events are also streamed live on our Youtube channel.
Mon 11 Nov 2019
Theory Seminar: “Traditional” institutions and polity-building in Chechnya and IngushetiaTime: 14:00 Location: NUPI
Dr Ekaterina Sokirianskaia, will present her book project on the situation in North Caucasus.
Fri 8 Nov 2019
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?
Thu 7 Nov 2019
Radicalization behind bars: Lessons and challenges from Norway and the NetherlandsTime: 09:00 Location: NUPI
How can correctional institutions and the wider society prevent radicalization behind bars?
Tue 5 Nov 2019
Theory Seminar: Global History and International RelationsTime: 12:15 Location: NUPI
Dr George Lawson from the London School of Economics and Political Science will present a paper on ‘Global History and International Relations’.
Mon 4 Nov 2019
How do revolutions begin, unfold and end?Time: 13:15 Location: NUPI
To mark the establishment of the Centre of Historical International Politics (CHIP) at NUPI, we have the pleasure of inviting you to a talk with Dr George Lawson on ‘Anatomies of revolution’.
Fri 1 Nov 2019
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 1 Nov 2019
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.
Thu 31 Oct 2019
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?
Mon 28 Oct 2019
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.
Fri 25 Oct 2019
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.
Thu 24 Oct 2019
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.
Tue 22 Oct 2019
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.
Wed 16 Oct 2019
How does the Norwegian Oil Fund affect the companies it has an ownership stake in?Time: 14:00 Location: NUPI
Knut Christian Myhre will talk about expectations, communication, and ownership in Norway’s Oil Fund.
Wed 16 Oct 2019
What global role for the EU after Brexit?Time: 10:00 Location: NUPI
When the UK eventually leaves the EU, the EU's role as an actor in the world will change. In this seminar, Professor Mike Smith from the University of Warwick will present his work on the the interplay between Brexit and the EU’s international roles.
Mon 7 Oct 2019
The U.S. National Cyber Strategy and 5GTime: 14:00 Location: NUPI
What are the challenges and priorities in the American cyberspace?
Thu 26 Sep 2019
Environmental challenges know no borders – Foreign policy for a habitable planetTime: 14:30 Location: Deichman's main library
What obstacles is there in solving the climate crisis? Who is responsible for saving us from it? Does it matter what we do locally and nationally? What role does foreign policy play in reaching the goal? WWF, J.M. Stenersens Forlag and NUPI invites you to a mini-lecture with David Wallace-Wells and a panel discussion on the importance of a greener foreign policy.
Thu 26 Sep 2019
Theory seminar: States and Nature – The Effects of Climate Change on SecurityTime: 12:00 Location: NUPI
Joshua Busby, University of Texas-Austin, will present the main argument and empirical work from his draft book manuscript.
Thu 19 Sep 2019
China’s Export Success: Due to Unfair Practices or Fair Competition?Time: 14:30 Location: NUPI
The accusations are numerous during the US-China trade war. At this seminar, Professor Rolf J. Langhammer will review the facts of China's trade policy.
Fri 6 Sep 2019
Why populism?Time: 10:00 Location: NUPI
Who are the new populists? And how did these movements emerge?
Thu 5 Sep 2019
NUPI's Russia Conference 2019: The Return of Russia – Identity and Foreign PolicyTime: 09:00 Location: Wergeland, Litteraturhuset i Oslo
During Putin’s years in power, Russia has made a comeback as a European great power with global ambitions. What are the Kremlin’s long-term foreign policy objectives? How does Russian self-understandings affect this policy? And what implications may this have for Russia’s neighbors, including for Norway?