Events, seminars and workshops

Keep up to date with the latest seminars, conferences and workshops from around the Institute for Conflict, Cooperation and Security (ICCS) and the wide-ranging projects our staff and students get involved with.

Forthcoming events

Personality and International Politics: Insights from Existing Research and Directions for the Future

Date
Monday 17th October 2016
Location:
Room 417 Muirhead Tower
Description
Speaker: Professor Juliet Kaarbo (University of Edinburgh). Chair: Dr Eszter Simon.
Categories:
Social Sciences

Set-Theoretic Thinking in the Social Sciences – Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA) in a Nutshell

Date
Monday 31st October 2016
Location:
Room 417 Muirhead Tower
Description
Speaker: Markus Siewert (Goethe University Frankfurt), Chair: Eszter Simon
Categories:
Social Sciences

An Introduction to Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA) as a Set-Theoretic and Case-Oriented Approach to Comparative Research

Date
Tuesday 1st - Friday 4th November 2016
Description
This workshop offers a comprehensive and application-oriented introduction into Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA) in its main variants of crisp-set and fuzzy-set QCA.
Categories:
Social Sciences

Trust, Diplomacy and Conflict Transformation 2017

Date
Monday 27th - Friday 31st March 2017
Location:
Muirhead Tower, University of Birmingham
Description
A 5-day professional training programme on the role of mediation in managing and transforming political conflicts. The programme will explore how people develop trust and empathy with theit adversaries,and how this can transform conflicts at local, regional, or state levels.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Research, Social Sciences, Students

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