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Chris Alden, Co-Director, Global South Unit

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Christopher Coker Director, LSE IDEAS

Past Talks

'War' conference on History: past and present

1-3 June, University of Turin, Italy

'The growing rift between Eastern and Western Europe'

21 May 2019, Ratiu Foundation, Romania

'Is the West in decline?'

17 May 2019, Belgrade University, Serbia

Cultural Dialogue

14 May 2019, NATO Defence College, Italy

Vaduz roundtable: 'Europe and Russia'

9 May 2019, Vaduz, Liechtenstein

'Airpower in an age of hybrid warfare'

25 April 2019, Riga Air Academy, Latvia

Lecture: 'The Rise of the Civilisational State'

9-10 April 2019, University of Budapest, Hungary

Talk at Annual Conference on Russia

12-14 March 2019, Baltic Defence College, Estonia

Talk at NATO Defence College

25-26 February 2019, Rome, Italy

Speech at 'Russia and the West' conference

17-19 February 2019, University of Turin, Italy

Speech at Axel Johnson conference

11 February 2019, London, United Kingdom

Speech at Leangkollen Security Conference

3-5 January 2019, Oslo, Norway

Michael Cox Director, LSE IDEAS

Past Talks

Keynote lecture: 'Peacemaking after the First World War'

27-28 June 2019, The National Archives, UK

'The growing rift between Eastern and Western Europe'

21 May, Ratiu Foundation, Romania

Keynote lecture: 'Brexit, The Border and Ireland'

2 May 2019, Dublin, Ireland

'Brexit the song: you can check out but you can never leave'

15 April 2019, Trium Forum, France

Keynote speech: 'Brexit: where are we now?'

1 April 2019, Women in Business (LSE), United Kingdom

'Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson and the birth of International Relations'

27 March 2019, International Studies Association, Canada

Lecture on the ASEAN Global Leadership Programme

March 2019, LSE, United Kingdom

'Whatever Happened to the Revolution? LSE in the 1960s'

26 February 2019, LSE Festival, United Kingdom

'A New International Order? Peacemaking After World War I'

25 February 2019, LSE Festival, United Kingdom

'Trump and the World'

19-21 February 2019, IPADE Business School, Mexico

Mary Martin Director, UN Business and Human Security Initiative at LSE IDEAS

Upcoming Talks

Launch of UN Programme to apply HSBP Framework

18 June 2019, Bogota, Colombia

Past Talks

Presentation on human security approaches

2-3 May 2019, First Latin American Conference on Business and Human Rights, Colombia

Alvaro Mendez Co-Director, the Global South Unit at LSE IDEAS

 Upcoming Events

Talk on Belt Road Initiative and China's Grand Strategy

13 August 2019, LSE China Conference, China

Course on "China's Belt Road Initiative"

5-16 August 2019, PKU, China

Past Events

Lecture: "The return of geo-politics--China and the Global South"

17 July 2019, LSE, United Kingdom

Inauguration of LSE-Fudan Research Centre for Global Policy

27 May 2019, Shanghai, China

Discussant at Public Lecture by Mr. Kammath, President of NDB

27 May 2019, BRICS Bank

Book launch for co-edited publication, "New Development Assistance"

26 May 2019, Shanghai Forum, China

Lutfey Siddiqi Visiting Professor at LSE IDEAS


Media and Press

Preparing for the future of the investment profession

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20 April 2019, Singapore Business Times

Interview on Trade War

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4 April 2019, BBC

Interview on Brexit

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2 April 2019, CNBC


Linda Yueh Visiting Professor at LSE IDEAS

Upcoming Talks

Speech on Britain, international trade, and the international economic system

2 December 2019, Government Economic Services, UK

Past Talks

Roundtable on de-globalisation trends

19 July 2019, HM Treasury & Foreign and Commonwealth Office, UK

Speaker at Huxley Summit Half-Time Review

3 July 2019, British Science Association, UK

Moderator at the ILO’s Centenary Conference

12 June 2019, International Labour Organisation, Switzerland

Panel on the state of the global economy

7 June 2019, Bratislava Forum, Slovakia

Roundtable on US-China relations

6 June 2019, Foreign and Commonwealth Office, UK

Keynote lecture: 'Britain in 2030: Challenges and Policy Solutions to Achieve Prosperity'

4 June 2019, Exploring Economics Conference, UK

Roundtable on global economic strategies

30 May 2019, Foreign and Commonwealth Office, UK

Speaker on the future of work at City Week 2019

20 May 2019, The Guildhall, United Kingdom

Expert testimony on G20 and world economy in front of the House of Lords International Relations Committee

15 May 2019, House of Lords, UK

Moderator of 'Asia's Economic Prospects' panel

29 April 2019, Overseas Development Institute, UK

Opening keynote address at BSI Annual Conference on the UK's Economic Prospects

29 April 2019, British Standards Institute, UK

Lecture at European Economic Advisory Group annual meeting

20 March 2019, KOF Swiss Economic Institute & Swiss Re Institute, Switzerland

Cross-government roundtable on the Chinese economy

15 March 2019, HM Treasury & Foreign and Commonwealth Office, UK

Moderator of 'Balance for Better: Advancing Women's Political Leadership' panel

6 March 2019, LSE International Growth Centre, UK

6th Annual Marjorie Deane Lecture

25 February 2019, New York University, USA

Lecture at the Marshall Society Conference

2 February 2019, University of Cambridge, UK

Talk at Google Future Forum

24 January 2019, UK

Seminar at the International Monetary Fund

11 January 2019, International Monetary Fund, USA

If you have any further queries, please contact Jess Keating, LSE IDEAS Communications Officer.