Roundtable Seminars, Workshops & Conferences in 2022

The Arctic and the High North

Date: 10 November 2022
Organised by: Baltic Defence College
Speakers: Dr. Andreas Østhagen – Senior Researcher, Fridtjof Nansen Institute & Wilson Center
Commodore (R) Hans Christian Helseth, Royal Norwegian Navy – Senior Mentor, Baltic Defence College
Major Sébastien Bouchard, Royal Canadian Engineers – JCGSC Student, Baltic Defence College

Wider Black Sea & Caucasus in the heart of Euro-Atlantic Security

Date: 05 October 2022
Organised by: Baltic Defence College
Speakers: Amb. Shota Gvineria - Lecturer at the Baltic Defense College
Caucasus Major-General Constantin-Adrian Ciolponea - Deputy Commander Multinational Corps South-East (DCOM MNC-SE)
Amb. Dr Batu Kutelia - Vice-president of the Atlantic Council Georgia Dr Dumitru Mirzarari - Lecturer at the Baltic Defense College

Sixth Annual Tartu Conference on Russian and East European Studies

Date: 12-14 June 2022
Organised by: the Centre for Eurasian and Russian Studies (CEURUS) at the University of Tartu

  • Brief titled “Private military companies' role in contemporary conflicts” in a panel: “Russia as a Eurasian security actor” by Dr Zdzislaw Sliwa,

  • Roundtable: “War at the doorstep: Current and future security challenges in the Baltic Sea Region”
    Moderator: Louis John Wierenga
    Speakers: Asta Maskaliunaite, Zdzislaw Sliwa

Ukraine and NATO: Today’s Lessons for Tomorrow

Date: 15 March 2022
Organised by: LATO and Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Latvia
Contribution: AMB Shota Gvineria (speaker) and Dr Sandis Šraders (moderator).

China Rising

Date: 8th of February 2022
Organised by: Baltic Defence College
Speakers: Dr Roberta Haar, COL Doh and Dr Una Aleksandra Berzina-Cerenkova, moderated by Mr Louis Wierenga from BALTDEFCOL