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Disruptive Power: The Crisis of the State in the Digital Age

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
CIGI Campus Auditorium
Advances in digital communication technology have helped create a landscape of global political power that is much more complicated now than it has ever been.

public events

Apr 30

Canadian Foreign Investment Policy: Are we getting it right?

Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
The Westin Ottawa
CIGI, in partnership with the University of Ottawa's Faculty of Law and the University of Bern's World Trade Institute, is hosting a public panel on Canada's foreign investment ...
May 04

An Introduction to ICSID Process

Monday, May 4, 2015 (All day)
Cadieux Auditorium, DFATD
CIGI's Oonagh Fitzgerald and Enrique Boone Barrera are participating in the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes' one-day primer on practice and procedure in ICSID ...
May 06

Breaking Climate Inertia: A "Radically" Practical Approach

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
CIGI Campus Auditorium
Chris Ragan
The vast majority of Canadians agree, better climate policy is needed in Canada. However the limited discussion around policy solutions is highly polarized and regionally divisive. Chris Ragan ...
Jun 08

CIGI Cinema Series: "Red Lines"

Monday, June 8, 2015 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
CIGI Campus Auditorium
The news from the Middle East worsens daily into a nightmare scenario—one eerily foretold in 2012 as two young, unlikely Syrian activists launch a radical plan for bringing democracy to their ...
Jun 17

Annual Media Panel | Canadian Eyes on World News: Perspectives from Media Leaders

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
CIGI Campus Auditorium
Wendy Freeman, David Walmsley, Jonathan Whitten, Lynn McAuley, and Susan Harada
CIGI and Canadian International Council Waterloo Region Branch present their 8th annual media panel: “Canadian Eyes on World News: Perspectives from Media Leaders”. Panelists include David ...
Sep 19

Doors Open Waterloo Region

Saturday, September 19, 2015 - 9:00am - 5:00pm
CIGI Campus
Doors Open Waterloo Region is a free heritage and architecture tour of special, occasionally "secret" places in the region, held on the third Saturday in September every year. This year ...

private events

Apr 22

Latin American Perspectives on Sovereign Debt Restructuring

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 9:00am - 5:00pm
Mexico City Marriott Reforma Hotel
Domenico Lombardi, Jaime Zabludovsky, and Luis Videgaray
The Mexican Council on Foreign Relations (Comexi) and CIGI jointly present the conference, "Latin American Perspectives on Sovereign Debt Restructuring."
May 14

Conference on Internet Governance & Cyber-security

Thursday, May 14, 2015 (All day) - Friday, May 15, 2015 (All day)
Columbia University Campus
Fen Osler Hampson, Laura DeNardis, Michael Chertoff, and Tobby Simon
The School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) at Columbia University is hosting a major forum in collaboration with the Global Internet Governance Commission to examine critical issues ...
May 19

Dealing with Hopeless Problems: Russia, North Korea, Iran

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Rideau Club - Lounge
Gary Samore
The CIGI Global Policy Forum is an exclusive, invitation-only series of talks offering authoritative analysis on policy-relevant issues affecting Canada and its place in the world. Launched in ...
May 20

2015 Annual Congress of the Association des Economistes Quebecois

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 2:05pm - Friday, May 22, 2015 - 2:05pm
Centre Mont-Royal
CIGI Distinguished Fellow Malcolm D. Knight is giving the keynote address at the annual conference of the Quebec Economics Association.
May 21

The Rimini Centre for Economic Analysis Money and Finance Workshop

Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 9:00am - Friday, May 22, 2015 - 5:00pm
Rimini Palacongressi
CIGI Senior Fellow Pierre Siklos will be a keynote speaker at the 2015 Remini Centre for Economic Analysis Money and Finance Workshop "The Great Recession: Moving Ahead."
May 30

49th Annual Conference of the Canadian Economics Association (CEA)

Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Ryerson University
CIGI hosts a panel at the 49th Annual Conference of the Canadian Economics Association (CEA), Ryerson University, Toronto. CIGI Session: Regulation of Non-bank Financial Flows
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