International Symposium on Security Affairs


NIDS holds an open symposium annually, inviting Japanese and overseas experts on international security. This symposium aims at contributing to security dialogues, as well as encouraging public discussion on security issues.

The 20th Symposium, July 19, 2017

"Maintaining Maritime Order in the Asia-Pacific"

  • Date and Venue:
  • July 19, 2017 (Monday)
  • Hotel CHINZANSO Tokyo
  • Speakers
  • You Ji, Professor, University of Macau
  • Iis Gindarsah, Researcher, Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), Indonesia
  • Renato De Castro, Professor, De La Salle University, Philippines
  • Do Thanh Hai, Senior Fellow, Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam
  • Mariko Kawano, Professor, Waseda University
  • Raul Pedrozo, Deputy General Counsel, Department of Defense, USA
  • Takuya Shimodaira, Senior Research Fellow, NIDS
  • Seiya Eifuku, Research Fellow, NIDS
  • Discussants
  • Masafumi Iida, Senior Research Fellow, NIDS
  • Tomohiko Satake, Senior Research Fellow, NIDS
  • Chairperson
  • Tomotaka Shoji, Head, America, Europe, and Russia Division,NIDS
  • Yasuaki Hashimoto, Director, Policy Studies Department, NIDS
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