19 Past Events

Ms. Lindiwe Mazibuko

Whacked Agency

Study Group - Open to the Public

Study Group #2 of 2: Africa’s Democratic Future in a Trump & Brexit World

Wed., Apr. 10, 2019 | 4:15pm - 5:45pm

One Brattle Square - Room 350

This is Part Two of a two-part study group series. Led by Lindiwe Mazibuko, Fisher Family Fellow with the Future of Diplomacy Project and first black woman in South African history to be elected Leader of the Opposition in Parliament. Both sessions will be on the political risks and realities for Africa of a world with an increasingly isolated Global North.

RSVP is required. Light snacks and refreshments will be provided.

Ms. Lindiwe Mazibuko

Whacked Agency

Study Group - Open to the Public

Study Group #1 of 2: Africa’s Democratic Future in a Trump & Brexit World

Mon., Apr. 8, 2019 | 4:15pm - 5:45pm

One Brattle Square - Room 350

This is Part One of a two-part study group series. Led by Lindiwe Mazibuko, Fisher Family Fellow with the Future of Diplomacy Project and first black woman in South African history to be elected Leader of the Opposition in Parliament. Both sessions will be on the political risks and realities for Africa of a world with an increasingly isolated Global North.

RSVP is required. Light snacks and refreshments will be provided.

Study Group - Open to the Public

Digital Economy Study Group

Wed., Mar. 27, 2019 | 4:15pm

AI, robotics, digital platforms, and other technologies are reshaping our economies, societies, and the nature of work. Will new technologies lead to increased unemployment? Does automation make rising inequality economy? How should we regulate competition in a seemingly winner-take-all digital economy? Will different approaches to privacy and data balkanize the internet?  (study group is currently full for spring 2019)

Study Group - Open to the Public

"Trump, Mueller, and Tomorrow" with Lisa Monaco

Mon., Mar. 11, 2019 | 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Littauer Building - Room 332

Harvard Homeland Security Project is hosting its first lunch of the semester with Lisa Monaco - former Chief Counter-terrorism Advisor to President Barack Obama - to discuss the ongoing Russia Investigation. 
 
A more detailed bio of Lisa Monaco can be found HERE
 
The event will be held on Monday, March 11th, at 12:00 in Littauer-332. Food will be provided. If you would like to attend, please RSVP HERE. 

Dr. Robert Danin speaks to BBC

BBC World News

Study Group - Harvard Faculty, Fellows, Staff, and Students

Study Group #2 of 2: Israelis, Palestinians, and the Middle Easts’ Impending Crossroads

Thu., Mar. 7, 2019 | 4:15pm - 5:45pm

One Brattle Square - Room 350

The is part two of a two-part seminar led by Dr. Robert Danin. The study groups will look at Israeli and Palestinian conflicting perspectives today with respect to this wide array of issues and dynamics. It will examine the Israeli and Palestinian respective realities: first domestically, then bilaterally, and finally in the broader regional context. Light snacks and refreshments will be provided. Please RSVP using the RSVP link.

Dr. Robert Danin speaks to BBC

BBC World News

Study Group - Harvard Faculty, Fellows, Staff, and Students

Study Group #1 of 2: Israelis, Palestinians, and the Middle Easts’ Impending Crossroads

Tue., Mar. 5, 2019 | 4:15pm - 5:45pm

One Brattle Square - Room 350

The is part one of a two-part seminar led by Dr. Robert Danin. The study groups will look at Israeli and Palestinian conflicting perspectives today with respect to this wide array of issues and dynamics. It will examine the Israeli and Palestinian respective realities: first domestically, then bilaterally, and finally in the broader regional context. Light snacks and refreshments will be provided. Please RSVP using the RSVP link.

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Study Group - Open to the Public

“Blockchain vs the Darkweb: A Data Security Smackdown”

Thu., Dec. 6, 2018 | 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Wexner Building - Faculty Dining Room, 1F

HSP is hosting its next lunch of the year with Evin McMullen – CEO of blockchain and cybersecurity firm, Linnia - and moderated by Juliette Kayyem. Evin will be discussing blockchain and the future of secure data. The talk will cover the basics of Web 3.0 (blockchain and decentralization 101) and explore how this new landscape offers an alternative to the way that data flows and is secured today.

 

Study Group - Harvard Faculty, Fellows, Staff, and Students

Russia and the American Elections: 2016 and Tomorrow

Mon., Nov. 5, 2018 | 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Taubman Building - Room 401

The Homeland Security Project will host a lunch with Lisa Monaco – former Chief Counter-terrorism advisor to President Obama - for a conversation about the Russia’s role in the 2016 election, the FBI investigation, and implications looking forward. Refreshments will be served. Space is limited.

The Eighth Secretary-General of the United Nations, Mr. Ban Ki-moon

United Nations

Study Group - Harvard Faculty, Fellows, Staff, and Students

Study Group with Mr. Ban Ki-moon on "The United Nations and Global Citizenship"

Thu., Oct. 25, 2018 | 4:15pm - 5:45pm

One Brattle Square - Room 350

Led by the eighth Secretary-General of the United Nations, Mr. Ban Ki-moon, this study group will focus on the role of the United Nations and global citizenship in resolving today's most challenging issues. The study group will also discuss how we can pursue sustainable development in corners of the globe by engaging collaboratively with the field, communities, and diverse expertise. Snacks and coffee / tea will be provided.

Since there is limited capacity, please note that spots will be based on your application. Please use the link above to RSVP.

Former Prime Minister of Senegal Aminata Touré

DR

Study Group - Harvard Faculty, Fellows, Staff, and Students

Study Group with Dr. Aminata Touré on the Present and Future of Africa (Session 2 of 2)

Wed., Oct. 17, 2018 | 4:15pm - 5:45pm

One Brattle Square - Room 350

This is the second part of a two-part study group led by former Prime Minister of Senegal, Dr. Aminata Touré. Both study group sessions will examine how Africa is a place of success and hope. In the first study group, Dr. Touré will offer a global view on the challenges and opportunities that exist in the continent. The second study group will focus on the importance of youth and women in promoting a prosperous future for Africa. The study group will take place in Room 350, Third Floor, One Brattle Square.

Please note cookies and coffee will be provided. Please sign-up using the RVSP link.