ISSRA Seminars/ Conferences

activities conductED by issra at ndu

Seminar: Hydro Politics Around Pakistan: Reassessing the Efficacy of Indus Water Treaty (IWT) 17 Jan, 17
Seminar: Strategic Dynamics of Pakistan-Bangladesh Relations in the Contemporary Geopolitical Setting 01 Dec 16
Visit: GSA Staff Academy, Russia to NDU 3-6 Oct 16
Seminar: "Kashmir Scenario and the World Conscience" at National Defence University Islamabad 20 Sep 16
Five member delegation headed by Dr. Mohammad Kazcm Sajjad pour, Dy Foreign Minister visited NDU for RT on Pak-Iran Relations 9 Aug 16
35 Members delegation headed by Maj Gen BHMA Weijsinghe ex Def & Cmd Services College Sri Lanka for RT on Pak-Sri Lanka Relations by R&P B 3 Aug 16
Nation Seminar: Perspective  on Contemporary India: Spotlight  on Modi Era (Resp: G&RS Branch) 2 Jun 16
One Day Conf on International Nuclear Order 12 April 2016
Opening Ceremony of United Nations Staff Officer Course (UNSOC_10) 4 April 2016
Lec on "Afghanistan-Pakistan" 31 Mar 2016 31 Mar 2016
Roundtable Discussion on Contemporary Relations b/w Pakistan, Iran and Saudi Arabia: 30 Mar 2016 30 Mar 2016
Book Launch Ceremony: 88 Days to Kandahar: A CIA Diary 11 Mar 2016
Talk on Pakistan - Russian Relations by H.E Mr. Alexy Yurievich Dedov                                     12 April 2016
Regional Conference on the Right to Information Laws in South Asia 16-17 Mar 2016
Conf on HR Violations in IHK: Awakening Global Conscience    3 Mar 2016
Seminar on Pak Afghan Water Sharing Issue 23 Feb 16

Panel Discussion on "Managing Displaced Populations - Lessons from Pakistan 9 Feb 16
Implementation of National Action Plan Where do we stand? 9 Feb 16
Invitation to attend In House Meeting with Dr. Jean Luc RACINE

4 Feb 16

Public Talk on Pak Afghanistan Relations 13 Jan 16
 Visit of RISS Delegation to NDU 15-28 Nov 15
Roundtable with delegation ex NDC Zimbabwe on "Afghanistan Post 2014 and Beyond" 29 Jan 15
Visit of BILGESAM, Turkey to NDU 12-15 Jan 15
Pak-Turkey Security Seminar on: "Russian Foreign Policy on Energy Resources and Pipelines", "Terrorist Organizations in the Context of the Terrorist Activities in the Middle East and Their Impact on Security", "New Security Environment and Security Organizations" "Afghanistan, Post 2014" & "Middle East Situation, an Appraisal" 16-18 Dec 14
Internal Symposium: World War-I 2 Dec 14
Secy Gen ATF Visit to NDU 29-30 Oct 14

International Seminar with RDDC on "Regional Peace Building - Lessons Learned and Future Stability"

21-23 Oct 14

Visit of Royal Jordanian Def College to NDU

29 Sep-1 Oct 14

Visit of RCDS, UK to NDU

26 May 14

Chinese PLA NDU Delegation visit to NDU

15 May 14

RISS, Russia Delegation visit to NDU

9-10 Apr 14

Visit by Australian Institute for European and Security Policy (AIES) Delegation to NDU

2-3 Apr 14

Comdt RDDC Visit to NDU

25-26 Mar 14

COIN Experiences Shared - Danish Researchers Visit to NDU

17-28 Mar 14

Visit by Australian Delegation to NDU for presentation on "Current Environment in Afghanistan and the Likely Situation after 2014"

24 Mar 14

Visit of Mr. Topychaknov, Moscow

16-17 Jan 14

Visit of German Capstone Course

20 Nov 13

Visit of NIDS Delegation to NDU for Scholastic Exchange

29-30 Oct 13

Dr. Peter R. Lavoy Acting Assistant Secretary of Defence for Asian and Pacific Security Affairs & Roundtable on "US-Pakistan Security Relations Post 2014"

29 Oct 13

Visit of Ms. Anna Wiktersson, Des Offr Challenges Forum and Mr. Jonas Alberoth, Deputy Dir Genceral at the Folke Bernadotte Academy (Challenges Forum Sweden)

25 Oct 13

Visit of Delegation ex Center for Def Higher Studies (CAS)

8-9 Oct 13

Visit of Lt Gen (R) David Bill, Comdt RCDS

3-4 Sep 13

Visit of Japan Delegation

20 Aug 13

Visit of Australian Delegation to NDU

15 Aug 13

Roundtable with Australian Def Intelligence Organization Team

21 May 13

Roundtable with Ian Dudgon, Ex President AIIA on "Post 2014 Afghanistan Scenario"

 8 May 13

   Post 2014 Afghanistan Scenario: Interests of Major Stakeholders, Roundtable with Mr. Ian Dudgeon    8 May 13

Visit Comdt NDC Zimbabwe

 26-28 Mar 13

Visit of Sudan Mil Academy

18-22 Mar 13

 Visit of Sudan High Military Academy Delegation to NDU    17-23 Mar 13

Interaction with Mr. Daniel S. Markey

 25 Feb 13

  Perspectives on US Policy of Asia Pivot: Roundtable with Mr. Daniel Markey    25 Feb 13

Roundtable with Amb Ellen Margrethe Loj Peacekeeping in Africa and Expectations from UN

31 Jan 13

  4th Pak-Turkey Security Roundtable   19-20 Dec 12
 The US and South Asia after 2014: Roundtable with Mr. Alexander Evans   18 Dec 12

Interaction - Mr. Alexander Evan

18 Dec 12

NESA Alumni Dinner

17 Dec 12

Lec by Amb James A. Laracco

17 Dec 12

Visit - Chinese (CICIR) Delegation

7 Dec 12

Visit - Snr Lvl Mil Offrs of Chinese PLA

 5 Dec 12

Roundtable with Nordic Delegation on "Transition in Afghanistan"   16 Nov 12

Visit - Sri Lanka Comd & Staff College Delegation

19 Oct 12

Visit - German Armed Forces College Delegation

30-31 Aug 12

Visit - Malaysian Delegation

20 Jul 12

  Interaction with Dr. Claude, Australian Journalist   11 June 12
Interaction with Amb James Larocco, Dir NESA   18 May 12

NESA Alumni Dinner

17 Mar 12

Jt Seminar - Chinese Think Tanks

2-9 Apr 12

Visit - President NDU China for signing of MoC b/w NDU Isb & NDU China

27 Mar 12

  Interaction with RUSI, UK   28 Feb 12

Interaction with Steve Coll

20 Feb 12

Interaction with Amb James Laracco

24 Feb 12

Interaction with RUSI Delegation

28 Feb12

Addresses by President of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan

17 Feb 12

Addresses by President of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan

 17 Feb 12

Interaction with US Journalists

 27 Jan 12

Interaction with Royal Danish Defence College

 25 Jan 12

Non Traditional Security Issues; A Joint Event of ISSRA-NDU with Carnegie Endowment for Peace and Stimson Center

 10 Jan 12

  Dialogue with RDDC Denmark   25 Jan 12
  Roundtable with US Journalists   27 Jan 12
Interaction with Amb James Larocco, Dir NESA   24 Feb 12
National Wksp on Baluchistan Situation: Perceptions and Realities - The Way Forward"   17-18 July 12
Seminar on "Afghanistan Endgame: Quest for Peace & Stability"   27 June 12
Strategic Environment & its Fallout on Regional Security & Economic Development (A Joint Seminar of NDU Islamabad with Party School of the Central Committee of CPC & PLA NDU)   2-8 Apr 12
Seminar on Non Prolife Regime: Implications for Pakistan   9 Feb 12

Visit Amb Denis Kux, USA

 18 Nov 11

Visit Amb Larocco, Dir NESA

 17 Nov 11

Interaction with Brian Cloughley, Australian Commentator

 28 Oct 11

Visit Azeri Delegation

  24-25 Oct 11

Interaction with RUSI Delegation

  10 Oct 11

Visit Amb Larocco, Dir NESA

  6 Oct 11

Visit Mr. Hadlay, USIP

  5 Oct 11

Visit Thomas Lynch

  21 Jul 11

Visit by Peter Bergen

  19 Jul 11

Visit US National War College

  16 May 11

"REGIONAL SECURITY ISSUES" A joint event of ISSRA-NDU with Carnegie Endowment for Peace and Stimson Center

  02 Feb 11

2nd Pakistan-Turkey Security Seminar

  22-24 Dec 10

Challenges Forum Coordination Meeting

  25-27 Nov 10

National Defence University(NDU) - National Defence University(NDU) (Washington) Strategic Dialogue 2010

  13-14 Jul 10

"Global Trends & Regional Security", A Roundtable jointly organized with Carnegie Mellon and Stimson Centers

  9 Jun 10

12th ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF), Heads of Defence Universities Colleges Institutes Meeting (HDUCIM), Islamabad

  21-23 Oct 08

3rd Pak-German Security Seminar

  1-2 Sep 08

International Conference on UN Peacekeeping 

  06-07 Mar 07


45th Conference of Comdt (CoC 2016) at the Polish National Defence      Academy (PNDA) in Warsaw, Poland 23-25 May 16

Warsaw, Poland

Challenges Forum Meeting on United Nations Peace Operations 2020: The UN Reviews and Their Implications for Tomorrows Missions 7-10 May 2016 New York USA
4th Intl Middle East Congress Conf 26-30 Apr 16 Hatay, Turkey
NDU Delegation visit to RISS for a conf "Integrational Processes in Greater Eurasia" 20 Apr 16 Moscow Russia
SSN 2016 Call for Nominations for Working Groups 31 Mar - 3 Apr 2016 Ankara, Turkey
NDU Delegation Visit to KDU for Jt Pub 15-22 Feb 16 Sri Lanka
Challenges Forum Mtg 26-28 Jan 15 USA
NESA-Pak Afghan Seminar 18-25 Nov 14 USA
International Conf: Shift in the world system and its impact on the Middle East (SSC-Doha) 24-27 Nov 14 SSC-Doha

Seminar at IHEDN, France

28 Oct - 8 Nov 14


Challenges Annual Forum Beijing

14-16 Oct 2014


NDU Delegation Visit to Russia

13-15 Oct 2014


Legal Aspects of Combating Terrorism at Def Institute of Intl Legal Studies (DILLS) New York, Rhode

25 Aug-5 Sep 2014


Challenges Forum Research Workshop

10-11 Apr 2014


Alsharg Roundtable on Middle East

27-30 Mar 2014


Strategic Studies Summit, NDU Washington

23-25 Feb 2014


Annual Challenges Forum Meeting

5-7 Dec 2013


Strategic Cross Road Conference

10-15 Dec 2013


Visit of NDU Delegation to Armed Force War College, Azerbaijan

19-21 Nov 2013



11-14 Nov 2013

Brunei Darusslam

Research Project on Counter Insurgency Strategy - Experience and Challenges

4-9 Nov 2013


Challenges Forum Authors Workshop

1-2 Oct 2013


Strategic Studies Network Working Groups Meeting

17-19 May 2013


International Security Forum and Network Directors Meeting

22-25 Apr 2013


Participation in 3rd Regional Conference

9-12 Apr 2013


DG ISSRA Participation in 7th Pacific Program for Senior National Security Officer (APPSNO)

7-13 Apr 2013


Participation in South Asian Teaching Session on International Humanitarian Law

4-12 Apr 2013


Visit to NAUSS KSA for Signing of MoU

7-14 Dec 2012


16th ARF Meeting

4-8 Nov 2012


Strat Forum Meeting

6-9 Nov 2012


Plenary Meeting

3-6 Nov 2012


Challenges Forum Wksp

15-17 Oct 2012


Graduate Course on NATO

7-21 Aug 2012


Visit - NDU Delegation to Denmark

20-24 May 2012


Challenges Forum Meeting

7-11 May 2012


Visit - DG ISSRA to China during FST

9-16 Apr 2012


2nd Regional Forum

28 Mar-1 Apr 2012


SSN Working Gps Meeting

8-10 Mar 2012

Sri Lanka

Challenges Forum Partner Meeting

16-17 Feb 2012


  Pakistan Intl Fellow at the NESA Centre for Strat Centre, NDU Washington Oct 2011-Mar 2012 USA
 15th ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) Meeting 29 Nov-2 Dec 2011 Indonesia
  Regional Network Strategic Studies Center (RNSSC) Plenary Meeting 28 Nov-1 Dec 2011 Turkey
US - Pak Strategic Dialogue (Track - 2)
19-20 Sep, 2011
Asia Pacific Program
04-10 Aug, 2011
Counter Terrorism Capacity Building Wksp
27-31 Mar 11
Conf on " Intl Forum for the Challenges of Peace Ops"
15-17 Feb 11
Counter Terrorism Capacity Building Wksp
19-23 Dec 10
Near East South Asia (NESA), Regional Network of Strategic Studies Center (RNSSC) Plenary Meeting
11-14 Nov 10
14th ASEAN Regional Forum(ARF), Heads of Defence Universities Colleges Institutes Meeting (HDUCIM)
6-10 Nov 10
Washington, USA
 International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) on Global Strat Review (GSR) -2010
10-15 Sep 10
Switzerland, Geneva
1.5 Track Dialogue
7-9 Jul 10
 1st Pak-Turkey Security Seminar
3-5 Jun 10
 3rd Challenges Forum
27-29 Apr 10
 Asia Pacific Program for Senior Military Officers
11-14 Apr 10
 2nd Challenges Forum
9 - 13 Nov 09
New York, USA
 13th ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF), Heads of Defence Universities Colleges  Institutes Meeting (HDUCIM)
3 - 6 Nov 09
 US-Pak Strategic Dialogue (Track-2)
7-9 Oct 09
 International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) on Global Strat Review (GSR)-2009
11-14 Sep 09
Switzerland, Geneva
 Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) Seminar on Nuclear Proliferation
6 - 9 Jul 09
California, USA
 Brookings Counter Insurgency Workshop
10-12 Mar 09
Brookings, Washington DC, USA
 US-Pak Strategic Dialogue (Track-2)
15-16 Dec 08
 National Defence University(NDU), Islamabad - Naval Postgraduate School (NPS),   Monterey California (USA) Dialogue
24-27 Jun 08
Monterey USA