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Spring 2017 “Controversial Issues in Security and Resilience Studies” Speaker Series

 Controversial Issues in Security and Resilience Studies: Spring 2017

Series Presented by:

Northeastern University’s Center for International Affairs and World Cultures, the Northeastern Humanities Center, and the Department of Political Science

4:30 – 6 p.m.

909 Renaissance Park, Northeastern University, 1135 Tremont Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115

RSVPs encouraged

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

“Negotiation and Mediation at the United Nations in the 21st Century”

Nana Kharbedia, Programme Assistant with MSU (PMD); NU Aluma (BS, International Affairs and Political Science)

Julian Davis, Team Leader, Middle East Region with MSU; Former Political Affairs Officer in the Middle East and West Asia Division, Department of Political Affairs, United Nations

Learn more here.

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

“The Future of Warfare”

Heather Roff, Senior Research Fellow, Department of Politics & International Relations, University of Oxford; Research Scientist, Global Security Initiative, Arizona State University; Fellow, Future of War Project, Cybersecurity Initiative New America Foundation

Learn more here.

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

“Preparing for the Future of Artificial Intelligence”

Taskin Padir, Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Northeastern University

Denise Garcia, Associate Professor, College of Social Sciences and Humanities, Northeastern University

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Tuesday, April 4, 2017

“Imagined Futures: Science, Technology, and the Snare of Progress”

Sheila Jasanoff, Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

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Published On: December 23, 2016 |
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