Seminars & Workshops

CSSD Seminar Series

The CSSD hosts a variety of public lectures, panels, and roundtable events throught the course of each academic year, featuring CSSD Fellows and visiting scholars. These events are usually free and open to the public. Information on upcoming events can be found in the Events Calendar.


Security Policy Coordination Workshop

An authors’ workshop for an ongoing collaborative project on security policy coordination in North America and European Union, co-hosted by the CSSD and the EU Centre of Excellence. Held at the Lord Nelson Hotel, Halifax, 26-27 August 2016.

Workshop program [PDF 317KB]

Generations Workshop

An authors’ workshop for an ongoing project looking at the sources of experts’ ideas about Canadian foreign policy, organized by CSSD, and held at Hart House in Toronto, 28-29 September 2016. Financial support from the Canadian International Council, the Bill Graham Centre for Contemporary International History, ISA-Canada, the Association for Canadian Studies in the US, and to “the Center for the Study of Canada at SUNY Plattsburgh.

Workshop program [PDF 580KB]

Special Issue of International Journal, summer 2017

‘Canada and the World’ podcast with Brian Bow, Andrea Lane, and David Black, 11/15/2018

Maritime Security Workshop Series

This workshop series brings together invited representatives from academia, the federal and provincial governments, the Royal Canadian Navy and international navies, and industry, as appropriate for each event. Participants share their research and experience on various aspects of maritime security policy, with particular attention to evolving maritime security challenges, procurement and naval capabilities development, and international and inter-agency cooperation.

June 2014: National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy - Charting the Course

November 2014: Human Capital and the National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy

June 2015: The Arctic-Offshore Patrol Ship and its Future Operation in the Canadian North

Workshop Reports

Surviving Violence

Centre for Foreign Policy Studies* with The Roméo Dallaire Child Soldiers Initiative, and The Resilience Research Centre
Report prepared by: David Morgan [PDF]


Rethinking Canadian Aid

Centre for Foreign Policy Studies* with The School of Political Studies, University of Ottawa
Report prepared by: David Morgan [PDF]