INSOR Russia: Institute of Contemporary Development
Updated August 13, 2019

Events

INSOR participated in Riga Dialogue-2019

May 25, 2019

On May 23—24, 2019, S. Kulik took part in Riga Dialogue, an annual international high-level expert conference, held in Riga (Latvia) and organized by the Latvian Institute of International Affairs. This time it addressed “Crisis Management and Strategic Stability in the Euro-Atlantic Community”. The meeting was attended by E. Rinkēvičs, Latvian Minister for Foreign Affairs, J. Kažociņš, State Security Adviser to the President, Secretary of the National Security Council, I. Lieģis, Ambassador of the Republic of Latvia to France and former Minister of Defense, experts, diplomats, parliamentarians and high-ranking officials from a number of European countries. The Russia group included S. Rogov, Academic Director of the Institute for U.S. and Canadian Studies, A.

Seminar on Russia-US-Western and Eastern Europe: Scenarios for the Development of Relations

May 23, 2019

On May 21, 2019, INSOR participated in a scenario seminar “Russia — US — Western and Eastern Europe. Scenarios for the Development of Relations”. It was organized by Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) together with Johns Hopkins University (USA) and German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP).

Munich Security Conference

February 18, 2019

On February 15—17 Chairman of the Board of INSOR Igor Yurgens visited the Munich Security Conference (MSC). He’s been an active participant every year for more than a decade. The MSC has developed into the global leading forum for discussing international security policy. It brings together about 500 senior decision-makers and thought-leaders from around the world to engage in an intensive debate on current and future challenges.

“Connecting Eurasia”

December 4, 2018

INSOR took part in the workshop “Connecting Eurasia: EU-Russia-China-Central Asia Strategic Dialogue on Connectivity”, held in Moscow by the Robert Bosch Center at the German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP) and the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC). It addressed prospects for strengthening cooperation among the European Union, Russia, China and some of the Central Asian countries with the emphasis on economic sectors, including transport and logistics.

Connecting Eurasia

December 4, 2018

INSOR took part in the workshop “Connecting Eurasia: EU-Russia-China-Central Asia Strategic Dialogue on Connectivity”, held in Moscow by the Robert Bosch Center at the German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP) and the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC). It addressed prospects for strengthening cooperation among the European Union, Russia, China and some of the Central Asian countries with the emphasis on economic sectors, including transport and logistics.

10th Baltic Sea Region Forum

June 1, 2017

Director for international studies of the Institute of Contemporary Development Sergey Kulik took part in the work of the 10th Baltic Sea Region Forum, which was organised at Turku School of Economics on 30 May 2017.
The theme of the 10th Forum was "Global storms and the economic development in the Baltic Sea region".

On the eve of the Forum paper on the policy of the Russian Federation in the region by Sergey Kulik  was published  on the website of the Centrum Balticum Foundation.

Russian – Western relationship crisis is increasing. How the expert union can help?

May 30, 2017

Chairman of the Management Board of the Institute of Contemporary Development Igor Yurgens and Director for international studies Sergey Kulik took part in the work of the XXII International conference the “Baltic Forum”, which was held in Riga on 27 May 2017.

Memorandum of Understanding

May 30, 2017

On 27 May 2017 in Riga, during the conference of the Baltic Forum signed a Memorandum of cooperation between the Atlantic Council (USA), the Baltic Forum (Latvia), the Institute of Contemporary Development and Primakov National Research Institute of World Economy and International Affairs (both Russia) about cooperation and creating a Dialogue to enhance mutual understanding and to develop a road map of development of relations between Russia and the West.

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Photograph from the website of the Baltic Forum

EU and Russia’s Common Neighborhood: Shared or Contested?

April 25, 2017

Director for international studies Sergey Kulik on April 20-21 participated in Warsaw in a seminar “EU and Russia’s Common Neighborhood: Shared or Contested?”

Dialog-Europe-Russia

April 5, 2017

Chairman of the Management Board of the Institute of Contemporary Development Igor Yurgens took part in the DER Advisory Board Meeting, which was held in Lech on April 2-4.