Recent Events

Here you can find recent and past information on conferences, flyer announcements, and more. For information on upcoming ESI events and joint projects please contact Prof. William Boettcher. For all information on TISS sponsored events please be sure to check out their site.

Jun
30
Mon
2014
Kim Jong-Un and North Korean Nuclear Policy @ Parks Shops 132
Jun 30 all-day

Speaker: Lawrence Grinter,  Air War College

Sep
12
Fri
2014
NCSU Reactor Tour @ NCSU Department of Nuclear Engineering
Sep 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Oct
10
Fri
2014
Global Nuclear Security Workshop @ Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Oct 10 – Oct 11 all-day
Oct
21
Tue
2014
PWAD Luncheon – Chinese nuclear doctrine, weapons, and policies @ Hamilton Hall, 569
Oct 21 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Limited to the first 75 people

Jan
28
Wed
2015
Renewable Energy, Energy Security, and Cyber Security @ Telephone and Webinar
Jan 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
The Century-Old Origins of Today’s Food Safety Debates @ 1911 Building Rm 129
Jan 28 @ 12:15 pm – 1:20 pm

With Matthew Booker, Department of History

Much of the regulatory apparatus around food safety in the United States derives from a burst of legislation in the early 20th century. Why did issues of food safety emerge as a social problem when they did? And how do the concerns of a century ago inform food anxieties today? This is a work in progress, but I will share early results from research into technologies of food safety and food purity.

Type
Topic
     Featuring
Department

2014-2015

Luncheon
     Christina Kopitopoulou
North Carolina Clean Technology Center

Luncheon
     Abby J. Kinchy
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Luncheon
     Andrew Grieshop
NCSU Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering

2013-2014

Luncheon
     Matthew Veal
NCSU Biological and Agricultural Engineering

Luncheon
     John Mattingly
NCSU Nuclear Engineering

Luncheon
     Michael Cobb and Adam Terando
Southeast Climate Science Center and SPIA

Luncheon
     Lada Kochtcheeva
NCSU School of Public and International Affairs

Luncheon
     Tana Johnson
Duke University

Luncheon
     Kyle Beardsley
Duke University

Lecture
Kim Jong Un and North Korean Nuclear Policies
     Lawrence Grinter

Lecture
Asian Non-Proliferation
     Neil Joeck

2012-2013

Panel
     Trita Parsi, James Acton, and Todd Sechser

Luncheon
     Greg Parsons
NCSU Chemical and Bio-molecular Engineering

Lecture
     James Acton
Nuclear Policy Program at the Carnegie Endowment

Luncheon
     Alex Roland
Duke University

Luncheon
     Hedrick Smith

Luncheon
     Chris Galik and Marc Bellemare
Duke’s Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions and Sanford School of Public Policy

Conference
Water Energy and Security: Colliding Imperatives – AgendaAbstractsReport

Luncheon
     Stephen R. Kelly
Duke’s Stanford School of Public Policy

Panel
     Vikram Rao, Kenneth B. Taylor, and Amy Pickle

Luncheon
     Ambassador Patrick Duddy
Duke University’s Center for International Studies

Luncheon
     H. Christopher Frey
NCSU Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering

Luncheon
     Thomas D. Lehrman
Department of State

2011-2012

Lecture
Nuclear Black Market
     David Albright

Luncheon
     William Kinsella
NCSU Communication

Lecture
Energy in the Twenty First Century
     R. James Woolsey

2010-2011

Workshop
Securing on Nuclear Future – Agenda

Conference
The Energy and Security Nexus: A Strategic Dilemma

Mark T. Nance, Project Lead

Prof. Nance is an Assistant Professor in the School of Public and International Affairs at North Carolina State University and co-director of the Energy & Security Initiative. His research focuses generally on formal and informa