Talks - public lectures


Uni Freiburg

What is security? Historical and conceptual frameworks for security research

Center for Security and Society, University of Freiburg, 25 June


Politics of exile

The Politics of Exile
Seminar on Elizabeth Dauphinee’s Politics of Exile, with tha author, Naeem Inayatullah, Himadeep Muppidi, and Katie Hite. Vassar College, 15 November.

Participating in a panel discussion on Horizon 2020 at SRE, Madrid, 13 March, 2013

Learning by doing – making interdisciplinarity work, speech, Brussels, 15 January, 2013.
Conference webpage
The conference proceedings can be downloaded here.


Liberalism and extremism: Societal preparedness against extreme individuals
Talk held for the Parliamentary Forum on Small Arms and Light Weapons
Headquarters of the United Nations, 25 October 2011


Video lecture: Ten years of terror, University of Leeds, Histories of Violence project, 24 October
Link here

Hva er sikkerhet [What is security]?
Speech to the concluding conference of the Norwegian Research Council, SAMRISK Research Programme, Oslo, 7 June.

What is societal security?
Workshop Security research and Europe’s societal challenges: what do citizens want?, Oslo, 8 June.


Den nye ‘Festung Europa’: Teknologi, personvern og det liberale samfunnet (The new ‘Fortress Europe’: Technology, privacy and liberal society)
Sikkerhetsdagene, Trondheim, Norway, 14 November.

People and security
EU Security Research Conference, Stockholm, 29 September.


What is new and what is old in NATO’s strategic concept?
Preparatory conference for NATO’s summit in Oslo, Norwegian North Atlantic Committee and NorPeace, 16 April.

Norway, Article V and the New Strategic Concept
Centre for International Relations, Warsaw, Poland, Seminar on Changing NATO and the Central and East European Agenda, 8 March.