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Fourth EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Conference

11 November 2015 - 12 November 2015

 

The fourth EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament conference was held in Brussels on 11 and 12 November 2015.

The list of participants and a selection of pictures are now available.

For additional information on the Conference, please see the dedicated Conference website of IISS.

 

Wednesday, 11 November, 2015

Welcome and introduction
11:30 – 13:30Lunch and registration
13:30 – 14:30Introduction to the conference
Introduction of keynote speaker
keynote speaker
14:45 – 16:15Simultaneous Special Sessions (First Sitting)
Session 1: New technologies and challenges to Non-Proliferation and Disarmament
Session 2: Chemical warfare at 100
Session 3: The future of nuclear power
Session 4: The EU, China and Non-Proliferation: from Iran to North Korea?
16:15 – 16:45Refreshment Break
16:45 – 18:00Simultaneous Special Sessions (Second Sitting)
Session 5: Prospects for the 2016 Nuclear Security Summit and beyond
Session 6: The Arms Trade Treaty – Implementation after entry into force
Session 7: The BWC: Issues for the 2016 Review Conference
Session 8: Advances in Missile Delivery Systems
18:00 – 19:00Reception
19:000 – 21:00Conference Dinner
Introduction of keynote speaker
keynote speaker

 

Thursday, 12 November, 2015

Plenary Sessions
08:45 – 10:00First Plenary Session: The NPT Review Conference and the future of Nuclear Disarmament
10:00 – 10:30Second Plenary Session: The Salience of Nuclear Weapons after Ukraine
10:30 – 12:00Reception
12:00– 13:00Lunch
13:00 – 14:30Simultaneous Special Sessions (third Sitting)
Session 9: CBRN: Lessons learned from Fukushima, Ebola and Syria
Session 10: How to regulate Autonomous Weapons Systems
session 11: fostering cooperation and non-weaponisation in Space
Session 12: The CTBT as a regional CBM (in Middle East and South ASia)
14:30 – 15:00Refreshments
15:00 – 16:30Plenary Sessions
Third Plenary Session: The Iran deal – outcomes and next steps
16:30 – 17:00Closing Comments

Details

Start:
11 November 2015
End:
12 November 2015
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Venue

Brussels – Belgium