‘Nuclear Negotiations with Iran: Past, Present, and Future’, Briefing and discussion session at Chatham House, 18th March 2015.
‘Ken Booth and the Theory of World Nuclear Security’, paper presented to a conference on ‘Emancipatory Realism: Ken Booth and the Discipline of International Relations, Aberystwyth University, 15-16 March 2013.
‘Building Trust with Iran: Lessons from the Field’, paper presented to an invite only seminar at Chatham House, 4 February 2013.
(with Naomi Head), ‘Avoiding the use of force? Britain's nuclear diplomacy with Iran: 2003-12’, paper presented to a workshop on Britain and the Use of Force after Iraq, University of Leeds, 3 July 2012.
(With Naomi Head), 'Overcoming the obstacles to empathy in US-Iranian nuclear relations?', paper presented to the 2012 joint BISA/ISA conference, Edinburgh, 20-22 June.
(With Naomi Head), 'Overcoming the obstacles to empathy in US-Iranian nuclear relations?', paper presented at the ‘Living with Uncertainty’ workshop, London, 11-12 June, 2012.
‘Reagan may have had trust in Gorbachev, but the United States demanded verification of the Soviet Union.’ Lessons from the making of the INF Treaty, paper presented at a conference on ”Trust but Verify” Confidence and Distrust from Détente to the End of the Cold War’ held at the Woodrow Wilson Center and organised by the German Historical Institute, Washington, DC, November 7-9, 2011.
‘Building trust through security dilemma sensibility: Lessons from US-Iranian Nuclear Interactions’, paper presented to a seminar at the Elliot School, George Washington University, 2 November 2011.
(With Kate Sullivan), ‘Trustworthy Nuclear Sovereigns: India and Pakistan after the 1998 nuclear tests’, paper presented to a workshop on ‘South Asian in Transition: Democracy, Political Economy and Security’, organised by the Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Hull, 25-27 August 2011.
(With Naomi Head), ‘Overcoming the obstacles to empathy in US-Iranian nuclear relations’, paper presented at the ‘Living with Uncertainty’ workshop, Milton Keynes, 10-11 May 2011.
‘Building Trust between Nuclear Rivals: Lessons for India and Pakistan from the Argentine-Brazilian Nuclear Rapprochement’, public lecture delivered at the India International Centre, New Delhi, 28 February, 2011.
‘From Rivals to Trusting Partners: Lessons from the Argentine-Brazilian Nuclear Rapprochement’, paper presented at the Fundação Getulio Vargas, Rio de Janeiro, 7 December 2010.
‘Sending Vajpayee and Sharif’s bus of trust over a Himalayan sized-cliff: the origins, development, and demise of the Lahore peace process’, paper presented at the University of Kent, 10 November 2010.
‘The Special Responsibilities of the Nuclear Powers’, paper presented to a workshop on 'Special responsibilities in IR Theory and Practice', Australian National University, Canberra, 16-19 March 2010.
‘Building Trust Between the Nuclear Weapon States, paper presented to a workshop organised by ‘The Challenges to Trust-Building in Nuclear Worlds Project’, House of Commons Private Dining Room, 12 February 2010.
(With Jan Ruzicka), ‘The Puzzle of Trusting Relationships in the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty’, paper presented to a seminar at SOAS, 10 February 2010.
‘The Puzzle of Trusting Relationships in the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty’, paper presented to a seminar in the Department of Political Science and International Studies, University of Birmingham, 27 January 2010.