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The Diplomatische Akademie Wien - Vienna School of International Studies is one of the most important event centres for lectures, conferences and discussions on current topics and developments in the fields of politics, international relations, economics and culture in Vienna. Many of its and its partners' public events are broadcast live for a global audience.

Past livestreams are available on the DA's YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/DiplomatischeAkademieWien.


Recent livestreams

July 2024

Wednesday, 3 July 2024
After the Elections: What's Next for Europe?
Talk by Martin Selmayr Martin Selmayr (Visiting Professor for European Law, University of Vienna; former Secretary General of the European Commission), organised in cooperation with the Austrian Institute for European and Security Policy and the Österreichisch-Deutsches Länderforum
Recording: https://youtu.be/lkyKm-0v-ZA

June 2024

Thursday, 27 June 2024
Graduation of the 16th MSc ETIA programme
Ceremony at the Festsaal of the Diplomatische Akademie Wien
Recording: https://youtu.be/vsslFCBmT7g

Thursday, 27 June 2024
Graduation of the 27th MAIS programme
Ceremony at the Main Ceremonial Hall of the University of Vienna
Recording: https://youtu.be/ubJBD8R1tnk

Wednesday, 26 June 2024
Graduation of the 60th Diploma Programme
Ceremony at the Festsaal of the Diplomatische Akademie Wien
Recording: https://youtu.be/hdjoDOO1_nw

Wednesday, 19 June 2024
Eyes on the War
Opening of a photo exhibition at the University of Vienna
Recording: https://www.youtube.com/live/enEwvPP5iHs

Tuesday, 18 June 2024
Moldova's Path to EU: Opportunities and Challenges
Talk by Mihai Popșoi (Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Moldova), co-organised with the Austrian Institute for European and Security Policy (AIES) and the Embassy of the Republic of Moldova in Vienna
Recording: https://youtu.be/mOjKxSZDadY

Donnerstag, 13. Juni 2024
Ukraine: Steht der Krieg vor der Entscheidung?
Podiumsdiskussion organisiert vom Austria Institut für Europa- und Sicherheitspolitik (AIES)
Recording: https://youtu.be/Iidtit50kAQ

Tuesday, 11 June 2024
Ukraine's 10 Point Peace Formula: Power or Powerless?
Panel discussion in cooperation with the Alumni Association of the Vienna School of International Studies (club.da) and the Embassy of Ukraine in Vienna
Recording: https://youtu.be/SMFTmrdgyrE
Summary and policy takeaways (PDF)

Monday, 10 June 2024
Reinvigorating the United Nations
ÖFG Peaceful Change panel discussion and presentation of the new book "Reinvigorating the United Nations"
Recording: https://youtu.be/ZxtwPqRLxFI

Wednesday, 5 June 2024
State Building or State Disintegration? An Assessment of the Dynamics of the Alliance of Sahelian States in 2024
Jubilee lecture by Jean-Emmanuel Pondi (Vice-Chancellor of The ICT University Yaoundé; since 2004 non-resident faculty, Vienna School of International Studies)
Recording: https://youtu.be/LTii6_Sph8E

Dienstag, 4. Juni 2024
Buchpräsentation: "Unbequem - Für Menschenwürde"
Lesung aus dem neuen Buch von DA-Alumnus Homayoun Alizadeh und Podiumsdiskussion organisiert in Kooperation mit dem Club der Absolventinnen und Absolventen der Diplomatischen Akademie Wien (club.da)
Recording: https://youtu.be/22oJadxt7Kg

May 2024

Monday, 27 May 2024
Transatlantic Talks #1 | European Security and the Future of EU-NATO Relations
Panel discussion organised in co-operation with the Austrian Institute for European and Security Policy, the Youth Atlantic Treaty Association Austria and the Young Transatlantic Initiative
Recording: https://youtu.be/OvDUiGhEofE

Friday-Saturday, 24-25 May 2024
International Economic Law and Human Rights: From Conflict to Cooperation?
da.conference 2024 organised in co-operation with King's College London and the Austrian Federal Ministry for European and International Affairs
Recordings: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLxnl3X63i8ZNXRuKNbRGutQE6dd86tDZR

Thursday, 2 May 2024
The Unfinished Quest: India's Search for Major Power Status from Nehru to Modi
ÖFG Peaceful Change lecture by T.V. Paul, Distinguished James McGill Professor, Department of Political Science, McGill University, Montreal
Recording: https://youtu.be/drVw85qH7qw

April 2024

Tuesday, 30 April 2024
Challenges for Journalists in Conflict Zones
Panel discussion on the occasion of the World Press Freedom Day 2024 organised by the DA's alumni association, club.da, in co-operation with the Rotary Club Vienna Maria Theresia (RCVMT)
Recording: https://youtu.be/B5o0V4cZdcI

Friday, 26 April 2024
Permanent Neutrality. The Foreign Policy of Costa Rica
Public lecture by the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Worship of the Republic of Costa Rica, Arnoldo André Tinoco
Recording: https://youtu.be/4c-A5FqUeXE

Dienstag, 23. April 2024
Zeitenwende? Eine Zwischenbilanz zur Verteidigungsfähigkeit Deutschlands und Österreichs
Podiumsdiskussion organisiert von der Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Wien und dem Austria Institut für Europa- und Sicherheitspolitik
Recording: https://youtu.be/DOQLIpkVb4g

Tuesday, 16 April 2024
NATO at 75. Strengths. Challenges. Perspectives
Dialogue with Lord George Robertson organised in cooperation with the Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia in Vienna
Recording: https://youtu.be/iLbnUsWbhR8

Monday, 8 April 2024

Balancing Act: EU Strategies Towards China and East Asian Stability
Panel discussion organised in cooperation with the Austrian Institute for European and Security Policy and the IPLI Foundation
Recording: https://youtu.be/NQH938IfO7Y

March 2024

Friday, 15 March 2024
Reducing the Human Cost of Weapons: Human-centred Disarmament Through a Gender Lens
ÖFG Peaceful Change panel discussion organised in cooperation with the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs and the Permanent Representation of the Kyrgyz Republic to the United Nations in Vienna
Recording: https://youtu.be/_oe3KWnG39k

Thursday, 14 March 2024
Strengthening Multilateralism and International Solidarity to Address Global Challenges: The Role of the UN for Peace, Prosperity, Progress and Sustainability for All
Talk by Dennis Francis (President of the United Nations General Assembly for its 78th session)
Recording: https://youtu.be/W3zuyjzi5DY

Thursday, 7 March 2024
Celebrating International Women's Day 2024: Invest in Women, Accelerate Progress
Panel discussion organised by the DA's alumni association, club.da, the Rotary Club Vienna Maria Theresia (RCVMT) and Students Advocating Gender Equality (SAGE)
Recording: https://youtu.be/53XBudaocz4

Wednesday, 6 March 2024
Digital Media, Art, and Conflict: Understanding the Role of Popular Visual Narratives in the Russo-Ukrainian War
First event of the new series "Culture in Diplomacy, Diplomacy in Culture and Society"
Recording: https://youtu.be/3zfXia0dlxg

Monday, 4 March 2024
U.S. Foreign Wars, Mass Marketing, and the Development of Post-Truth Politics
Public inaugural lecture by Ido Oren (Fulbright-Diplomatic Academy Visiting Professor of International Studies 2024)
Recording: https://youtu.be/tq4WaDls-oI

Friday, 1 March 2024
dasicon24 | Digital Diplomacy: The Influence of New and Emerging Technologies on International Affairs
Conference organised by the DA's students with support from the City of Vienna, TU Wien ACE and club.da
Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLxnl3X63i8ZNSJWB-t78RtYe8Zy7sjla_

February 2024

Wednesday, 28 February 2024
Ukraine: 2 Years of the Russian War. What's at stake and what's ahead?
Panel discussion in cooperation with the Center for Strategic Analysis (CSA) and the Ukrainian-Austrian Association (UAA)
Recording: https://youtu.be/-A4vUT0UpRQ

Tuesday, 27 February 2024
Energy (In)Security in Central Europe? The Situation After Two Years of Russia's War Against Ukraine
Panel discussion in cooperation with the Austrian Institute for European and Security Policy (AIES) and the Embassies of the Czech Republic, Poland and Slovenia in Vienna
Recording: https://youtu.be/J27h6CR0mhg

Thursday, 8 February 2024
From Non-Aligned to NATO: The Evolution of Finland’s Security Policy
Talk by Elina Valtonen, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Finland
Recording: https://youtu.be/gv9xucb1jvc

Wednesday, 7 February 2024
EU Enlargement for Stability
Talk by Jakov Milatović, President of Montenegro
Recording: https://youtu.be/O8kYl1eZXHM

Donnerstag, 1. Februar 2024
Eskalation im Nahen Osten: Kommt es zum Flächenbrand?
Podiumsdiskussion in Kooperation mit dem Austria Institut für Europa- und Sicherheitspolitik
Recording: https://youtu.be/pITSZxt_C8M

January 2024

Wednesday, 31 January 2024
Advancing Science for Disaster Resilience
ÖFG Peaceful Change lecture by Shanna N. McClain, Disasters Program Manager at NASA
Recording: https://youtu.be/Y3gM2W88s1E

Monday, 22 January 2024
The Middle East in 2024: Challenges and Opportunities
Talk by Fuad Hussein, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Iraq
Recording: https://youtu.be/x2TkWVjuHGA

Wednesday, 10 January 2024
Digital International Relations: Technology, Agency and Order
ÖFG Peaceful Change lecture and book presentation with the authors, Corneliu Bjola and Markus Kornprobst
Recording: https://youtu.be/LLfSRnXCrUI

December 2023

Monday-Tuesday, 4-5 December 2023
Dialogue of Continents: De-risking the Transition to a New Globalisation
da.conference 2023 organised in co-operation with the Reinventing Bretton Woods Committee, srm and the Centres for European Policy Network
Recordings: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLxnl3X63i8ZMaNAZPKA5BUnR7CB0JJswd

November 2023

Thursday, 30 November 2023
Women in Conflict Zones: Lessons from the War in Ukraine
Symposium jointly organised by the Austrian Institute for European and Security Policy (AIES) and the Austrian Federal Ministry for European and International Affairs
Recording: https://youtu.be/T3QnH2cEATU

Monday, 27 November 2023
In the Shadow of 'The Heads'? Assessing the Influence of the European Council on Supranational Law Making
ÖFG Peaceful Change lecture by Christine Reh (Professor of European Politics, Hertie School, Berlin)
Recording: https://youtu.be/_Kx2QCQ_vWc

Friday, 24 November 2023
Bridging the Global Divide: The Role of Central Asia and the Caucasus in Restoring Global Connectivity
International high-level conference jointly organised by the Center for International Relations and Sustainable Development (CIRSD) and the Nizami Ganjavi International Center
Recording: https://youtu.be/Gl4XaELo1rM

Mercredi 22 novembre 2023
Crise de la démocratie ou crise de l’intégration ? L’UE à la veille des élections de 2024
Conférence publique avec Julien Navarro (Chargé de recherche en science politique à l’Université Catholique de Lille)
Recording: https://youtu.be/8P2C0euWXuQ

Thursday, 16 November 2023
Standing Up for the Rights of the People of Ukraine
Public lecture by Michael O’Flaherty (Director, European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights FRA)
Recording: https://youtu.be/hVFtnSxc2Xs

Thursday, 16 November 2023
Energy Independency and Security of Supply for Austria
8th WEAF Annual Energy Conference in co-operation with the Wiener Euro-Asiatisches Forum (WEAF) and the Austrian Institute for European and Security Policy (AIES)
Recording: https://youtu.be/xsvjaWGzz3k

Monday, 13 November 2023
Global Health Governance - Towards a new Pandemic Treaty?
ÖFG Peaceful Change lecture by Stephanie Strobl (Institute of Pathology, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz)
Recording: https://youtu.be/ZuXtFI0Ptm4

Friday, 10 November 2023
27th European Forum Vienna: Europe's Major Challenges
Conference organised by the Austrian Institute for European and Security Policy (AIES)
Recordings: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLxnl3X63i8ZN35XXw5M213PRisLVxeMJx

Jeudi 9 novembre 2023
Le choc des idéologies : La structuration narrative du système international
Conférence publique avec Thierry Balzacq (Professeur de sciences politiques à Sciences Po et chargé de cours au CERI-Sciences Po, Paris)
Recording: https://youtu.be/nZuJ2ER5I5M

Tuesday, 7 November 2023
Geopolitical Challenges and the New Czech Security Strategy
Talk by Jan Lipavský (Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic)
Recording: https://youtu.be/nczaDZhP52w

October 2023

Thursday, 19 October 2023 
European Gas Security
Public lecture by Gerhard Roiss (former CEO, OMV AG)
Recording: https://youtu.be/d-3ztyyr7EQ

Monday, 9 October 2023
The New BRICS: Geostrategic and Geoeconomic Consequences for World Order
Panel discussion in cooperation with AIES and wiiw
Recording: https://youtu.be/iS7JQ0YBEIQ

Friday, 6 October 2023
Central Banks in the Anthropocene: Contingency, Failure and Time
Public lecture by Oliver Kessler (Professor for International Relations, University of Erfurt)
Recording: https://youtu.be/hSDJh5wEz1I

Tuesday, 3 October 2023
Inauguration of the Academic Year 2023-24
Festive event with a keynote by Nikolaus Marschik (Secretary General for Foreign Affairs, Austrian Federal Ministry for European and International Affairs)
Recording: https://youtu.be/wwnUmygGuWg

September 2023

Thursday, 28 September 2023
Russian War of Aggression against Ukraine and its Implications on European Security
Panel discussion
Recording: https://youtu.be/_AMqMORS8vw

Wednesday, 27 September 2023
Future EU - Enlarged and Engaged
Talk by Tanja Fajon (Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Republic of Slovenia)
Recording: https://youtu.be/-6Ik434fgcs

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