The 13th annual conference of the British International Studies Association (BISA) US Foreign Policy Working Group will take place at tLiverpool John Moores University in September 2018.
The keynote speaker is Dr Leslie Vinjamuri, a Reader in International Relations and Chair of the International Relations Speaker Series at SOAS. From 2010-2018 she was (founding) co-Director then Director (from 2016) of the Centre on Conflict, Rights and Justice at SOAS. From May 2018, Leslie is also Head of the US & the Americas Programme and Dean of the Queen Elizabeth II Academy for Leadership in International Affairs at Chatham House, The Royal Institute of International Affairs. The address is titled Brought to you by America: The New World (Dis)Order.
Other confirmed speakers include Dr. Ruth Deyermond Kings College London (Russian expert), Chief Diplomatic Correspondent Steven Erlanger New York Times, Dr. Hilde Restad (USFP expert), Dr. Xin (Calvin) Liu Liverpool John Moores University (China expert), Dr. Adam Quinn University of Birmingham (USFP expert), Dr. Maria Ryan University of Nottingham (USFP expert), and Dr Dimitrios Anagnostakis Liverpool Hope University (EU-US relations expert).
Tickets for the conference can be purchased here.