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Topics

Global and European Issues

We draw from the vast experience and knowledge of our speakers, dissecting through some of the most pressing security issues of today.

2018

Session 2: THE MIDDLE EAST: MAKING SENSE OF A REGION IN TURMOIL
Plenary Panel 2: REINVENTING THE UNION
Session 4: BEYOND IDEOLOGY: WEST-RUSSIA RELATIONS AND POLITICAL PRAGMATISM
Plenary Panel 3: THE ASIAN CENTURY
Session 6: HIGH LEVEL CORRUPTION AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY
Session 9: PROPAGANDA AND DISINFORMATION: WILL TECHNOLOGY SAVE US?
Plenary Panel 4: 4TH INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION

2017

Session 1: A Crisis of Values or Management: migration in 2017
Session 2: Effects of Foreign Economic Influence on Sovereign Nations
Plenary Panel 2: Challenging Inequality: Ways Forward
Session 3: Patterns of Perception and (Mis)understanding: religion and security
Plenary panel 3: Democracy in Retreat: More Populism as the New Norm?
Session 6: A Changing Paradigm? Contemporary Interventionism and Proxy Wars
Session 7: Soft Power Revisited: alternative facts for a post-truth reality

Balkan Perspectives

Views and insights from our security community: comprised by many who attended the BSF or participated in its program.

2018

Plenary Panel 1: BALKANS 2025
Session 1: WHAT IS A WAY FORWARD FOR BOSNIA?
Grand Opening: WESTERN BALKANS AND THE EUROPEAN UNION
Session 3: WHERE IS THE NEW PHASE OF THE BELGRADE-PRISTINA DIALOGUE TAKING US?
Session 5: BALKANS 2025: WHAT KIND OF FUTURE CAN WE EXPECT?
Session 7: BALKANS 360: REASSESSING GERMAN AND THE US ENGAGEMENT IN THE WESTERN BALKANS
Session 8: WHY MORE WOMEN?
Session 10: PROSPECTS FOR JUSTICE AND RECONCILIATION IN BALKANS
Session 11: SECURING THE DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION OF THE WESTERN BALKANS
Address: BUILDING ON MOMENTUM IN THE BALKANS

2017

Plenary panel 1 – Quo Vadis, EUrope? New Paradigm after Rome
Keynote Speech: Berlin Process in Belgrade (WB6 Foreign Ministers @ BSF 2017)
Special Event: NATO-Serbia Partnership Contributing to Western Balkans Security
Session 4: Women of the Balkans for New Politics (in cooperation with OSCE)
Session 5: What if the Western Balkans never becomes part of the EU
Session 8: Increasing the Resilience of E-government Services in Southeastern Europe
Session 9: Belgrade-Pristina Dialogue: from normalization toward normality
Session 10: Voices of the Millennials: the agents of change
12:00 – 13:30 Plenary Panel 4: EU-Balkans: What is Our Common Future?