Geopolitics Past Events

Samantha Power, Professor of Practice at Harvard University and United States Permanent Representative to the United Nations (2013-2017).
IIEA7th March 20191min

In her major keynote address to the Institute, Samantha Power, former US Permanent Representative to the UN and leading US foreign policy scholar, discusses the current ‘State of the World.’

Professor Rana Mitter, Professor of the History and Politics of Modern China; Director of the University of Oxford China Centre; Fellow of St Cross College
IIEA15th January 20191min

Professor Rana Mitter outlined the emergence of China as an important geopolitical actor; how Chinese engagement with Europe might look post-Brexit; and how Europe might respond.

Minister Winston Peters, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of New Zealand.
IIEA23rd November 20181min

Rt Hon Winston Peters discussed areas of common interest between New Zealand and Ireland and considered pathways available to small states navigating a global order under stress.