NATIONAL LIBRARY OF LATVIA
SEPTEMBER 12-13, 2014
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The Rīga Conference 2014

The Riga Conference 2014 – the ninth annual high-level meeting of local and global security policy-makers and experts in Riga – is convened during the 10th anniversary of Latvia’s accession to NATO and the EU and on the eve of Latvia’s first EU Council Presidency. Moreover the conference will be held just a week after the NATO Summit in Wales and against the backdrop of recent dramatic developments in international and regional security, notably the crisis in Ukraine.

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Agenda

15:00-16:30
Available online
Opening Discussion
Adjusting the Global Economy to Reflect Political Challenges
National Library of Latvia, 3 Mukusalas Street
16:30-17:00
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Coffee Break Conversation
If the Open Door Policy is on Hold, What Other Tools Will NATO Use?
National Library of Latvia, 3 Mukusalas Street
17:00-18:30
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NATO Wales Summit – Revitalizing the Trans-Atlantic Bond
National Library of Latvia, 3 Mukusalas Street
21:10-22:40
Off the record
Moldova after the November Elections: Sliding Backward or Moving Forward?
National Library of Latvia, 3 Mukusalas Street
21:10-22:40
Off the record
Building an Integrated Pan-European Energy Market: Regional Challenges
National Library of Latvia, 3 Mukusalas Street
21:10-22:40
Off the record
Russia: Is the Puzzle More Puzzling?
National Library of Latvia, 3 Mukusalas Street
21:10-22:40
Off the record
Information Society: More Advanced or More Vulnerable?
National Library of Latvia, 3 Mukusalas Street
10:00-11:30
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The Ghost of Revisionism in Europe and the Dangers it Poses to the Baltic Sea Region
National Library of Latvia, 3 Mukusalas Street
11:30-12:00
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Coffee Break Conversation
A „new” Cold War or a Cold Peace?
National Library of Latvia, 3 Mukusalas Street
12:00-13:30
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Populism, Euro-Scepticism and Nationalism in Europe: Rising Tides?
National Library of Latvia, 3 Mukusalas Street
13:30-13:55
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Coffee Break Conversation
Shale Gas: A New Future for the Transatlantic Community?
National Library of Latvia, 3 Mukusalas Street
14:00-14:25
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Coffee Break Conversation
When the EU Actions Will Speak Louder than Words?
National Library of Latvia, 3 Mukusalas Street
14:30-14:55
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Coffee Break Conversation
Wider Regional Security: Who Has Promised and Who Will Ensure Military Presence in Baltic Sea Region?
National Library of Latvia, 3 Mukusalas Street
15:00-16:30
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How to Secure Ukraine’s Emerging European Democracy?
National Library of Latvia, 3 Mukusalas Street
17:00-17:30
Available online
Coffee Break Conversation
What Will Stop the Russian Propaganda Machine?
National Library of Latvia, 3 Mukusalas Street
17:30-19:00
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What Can Be Offered at the Riga Eastern Partnership Summit?
National Library of Latvia, 3 Mukusalas Street

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