Past conferences


From 2002 to 2010 CDFAI hosted annual conferences in Ottawa around critical issues in Canadian defence and foreign policy. These conferences consistently attracted high-calibre speakers, key policy makers, prominent academics, and a large number of the interested public.


Listed below are links to the various conferences presented by CDFAI and its partners. If you are interested in creating a conference event with CDFAI, please contact us at


Canada's Changing Role: The New Cold War and Canada's Place In The World (2014)

Trilateral Border Issues Symposium (2013)

Canada's National Strategic Relations: NATO & NORAD (2009)

Canada & The United States: What Does It Mean To Be Good Neighbours? (2008)

Canada as the “Emerging Energy Superpower”: Testing the Case (2007) 

Foreign Policy Under a Conservative Government: An Interim Report Card (2006)

The World in Canada: Demographics, Diversity & Domestic Politics in
Canadian Foreign Policy (2005)

Defining the National Interest (2004)

Changing Canadian Foreign Policy (2003)  

Canada-US Strategic Partnership (2002)





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