Events

The Institute addresses its public mission by coordinating lectures which are free and open to the community on pressing contemporary international issues.

Upcoming Events

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India at 70: Reflections on the Path Forward

Sep 11, 2017, 6:30PM to 8:00PM PDT
Chevron Auditorium, UC Berkeley International House
Rahul Gandhi
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Liberalism, War, and the Invention of National Security

Event Series
Sep 28, 2017, 5:00PM to 6:30PM PDT
223 Moses Hall
Dr. Andrew Preston, University of Cambridge
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NATO: Obsolete or Adapting?

Event Series
Oct 12, 2017, 5:00PM to 6:30PM PDT
223 Moses Hall
Ambassador Douglas Lute, Harvard Kennedy School
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How Everything Became War and the Military Became Everything

Event Series
Nov 02, 2017, 5:00PM to 6:30PM PDT
223 Moses Hall
Rosa Brooks, Georgetown University
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State-Building and Political Development in US Foreign Policy

Event Series
Nov 30, 2017, 5:00PM to 6:30PM PST
Toll Room, Alumni House
Dr. Francis Fukuyama, Freeman Spogli Institute
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Past Events

Upcoming Events

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Arab Spring and Arab Winter: Should the United States Support Democracy in the Middle East?

Event Series
Apr 20, 2017, 5:30PM to 7:00PM PDT
Banatao Auditorium, Sutardja Dai Hall
Elliott Abrams, Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations
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The Way of the Strangers: Encounters with the Islamic State

Event Series
Apr 17, 2017, 2:00PM to 3:30PM PDT
223 Moses Hall
Graeme Wood, National Correspondent for The Atlantic
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Applied History and the Uses (and Misuses) of the Past

Event Series
Apr 12, 2017, 5:00PM to 6:30PM PDT
223 Moses Hall
Dr. Fredrik Logevall, Laurence D. Belfer Professor of International Affairs and Professor of History, Harvard Kennedy School
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Alliances in the Indo-Pacific: A Practitioner's Perspective

Event Series
Mar 07, 2017, 4:00PM to 5:30PM PST
223 Moses Hall
Vice Admiral Robert L. Thomas, Jr.
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The Russian Challenge in the Next Four Years

Event Series
Feb 21, 2017, 5:00PM to 6:30PM PST
CHANGED: Toll Room, Alumni House
Dr. Eugene Rumer, Senior Fellow and Director, Russia and Eurasia Program, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
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Making the Unipolar Moment: U.S. Foreign Policy and the Rise of the Post-Cold War Order

Event Series
Nov 28, 2016, 5:00PM to 6:30PM PST
223 Moses Hall
Hal Brands, Henry A. Kissinger Distinguished Professor of Global Affairs at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies
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The Dilemmas of Higher Education in India

Nov 17, 2016, 4:00PM to 6:00PM PST
223 Moses Hall
Devesh Kapur, Director of the Center for the Advanced Study of India and Professor of Political Science, University of Pennyslyvania
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The Long Game: How Obama Defied Washington and Redefined America’s Role in the World

Event Series
Oct 11, 2016, 5:00PM to 6:30PM PDT
223 Moses Hall
Derek Chollet, The German Marshall Fund of the United States
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India and China, the New Superpowers

Event Series
Oct 06, 2016, 5:00PM to 6:30PM PDT
223 Moses Hall
Anja Manuel, RiceHadley Gates, LLC
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History, Institutions and Pathways of Dominant Party Decline in India: Evidence from the Green Revolution

Sep 29, 2016, 4:00PM to 6:00PM PDT
223 Moses Hall
Aditya Dasgupta, Shorenstein Postdoctoral Fellow in Contemporary Asia at Stanford University
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