Istanbul Security Conference 2016

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November 2, 2016 to November 4, 2016
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Military History, Political History / Studies, Social Sciences

We are expecting widespread participation by academicians, experts, policy makers, activists and scholars in the Istanbul Security Conference 2016 meetings. Primary objective of the conference is to improve the achievements of similar type of “brand conferences” centered Europe such as Munich, Berlin and Geneva, and to provide new perspectives for those centered in Turkey. 


Main Theme

“Chance in State Nature: Borders of Security”

Sub Themes (PANELS)

Chance in State Nature, Expectation Management and Security

Changing Security Concepts: Theoretical and Conceptual Debates

Institutions and Institutional Approaches

Border Security

City Security

Human Security: Food, Environment, Health, Life

Special Security Firms

Regional Conflicts

Security Governance: Strategies and Players

New Security Technologies, Autonomous Weapons: Ethics and Legal Approaches

Space/Aviation, Security and Defence: Defence Management and Practices

Energy Security

Information Security Governance: Cyber Security

Hybrid Wars: Transformation of Armies 


If you are interested in submitting a paper, you will need to submit via with an MS Word document include follows:

- Title of your paper

- 300 word abstract, 5 keywords

- Affiliation and short biography (not detailed CV)

Deadline for submission of abstract: 26.08.2016

Successful authors will be notified by: 09.09.2016

Deadline for submission of full text: 07.10.2016

Deadline for submission of revised full text (for publish): 11.11.2016

Contact Info: 

Tolga Sakman

Co-Director of National Defence and Security Institute in TASAM (Turkish Asian Center for Strategic Studies)

Coordinator of Istanbul Security Conference

Eski Ali Pasa Cad. No:20, Fatih 34091, Istanbul

Tel: 0090(212)6356151

Fax: 0090(212)5325882