Past events

National Security College Chinese prison camps
04
Dec
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | National Security College | Public Lecture

The Uyghur emergency: The causes and consequences of China's mass incarceration of Turkic Muslims

Associate Professor Michael Clarke, Mr Nury A. Turkel, Ms Louisa Greve

In this public seminar, a panel of experts and practitioners will focus on some of the core questions surrounding the mass detention of Turkic Muslims in China.

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21
Nov
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | National Security College | Seminar

Operations, optics and the Oval Office: National security in challenging times

Nicholas Rasmussen

In this seminar, Nick Rasmussen will explore the relationship between the US national security community and the political administration, including the national security implications of the change in the balance of power in the US Congress.

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National Security College and democracy
15
Nov
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | National Security College | Public Lecture

No meaning or control: Democracy’s future in the face of domestic and foreign influences

Dr Jennifer Hunt, Dr Adam Henschke, Associate Professor Matthew Sussex

As the US and Australia traverse election cycles, a panel of experts will discuss the outcome of the US midterm elections and how technology and geopolitics are impacting democracy.

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WiNS
24
Oct
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | ANU College of Asia & the Pacific | National Security College | Conference

Women in National Security Conference 2018

Conference Presenters

The Women in National Security Conference is an exceptional forum on the future of national and international security. It combines a platform for ideas and a place to develop new leadership networks.

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23
Oct
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | National Security College | Recruiting

National Security College graduate studies information evening

Academic representatives, National Security College, Crawford School of Public Policy, ANU.

The National Security College’s Head, Professor Rory Medcalf, and Academic Director, Associate Professor Matthew Sussex, will be on hand with other lecturers to outline our courses, explain the options and provide you with tailored advice.

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National Security College James Clapper
04
Oct
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | National Security College | Public Lecture

Facts and fears: Hard truths from a life in intelligence

Mr James R Clapper AO

Launching his book Facts and Fears, James Clapper shares his experience as a leader of US intelligence

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Chinese propaganda posters
13
Sep
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | National Security College | Seminar

Chinese Communist Party interference and influence-building: The view from America

Peter Mattis

Understanding CCP interference and the actors who execute it is a critical first step in generating an effective response and re-calibrating our relationships with China.

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28
Aug
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | National Security College | Recruiting

National Security College PhD information evening

Academic representatives, National Security College, Crawford School of Public Policy, ANU

This event is an opportunity for aspiring PhD candidates to meet College researchers, and discuss the PhD application process and potential research topics.

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07
Aug
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | National Security College | Public Lecture

Fake news, social media and privacy

Chris Zappone, foreign news editor, The Age; and Rachael Falk, CEO, Cyber Security Research Centre Limited

The emergence of social media has created a new vulnerability for open societies - a terrain crowded with illiberal propaganda, interference and weaponised narratives. In an age where accusations of the fake news, privacy invasion and information warfare are rife, come along to hear a panel of leading Cyber Security Commentators discuss their take on the interaction and policy ramifications of social media, fake news and privacy in today’s world.

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Nuclear Weapons
01
Aug
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | National Security College | Public Lecture

When proliferation causes peace: The psychology of nuclear crises

Dr Michael Cohen

Should negotiations prove pointless and the status quo persists, what would that mean for the Korean Peninsula and Indo-Pacific security?

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