Past Events

A Conversation With Tim Lenderking

On April 28, AGSIW hosted a virtual roundtable discussion with Tim Lenderking, the U.S. special envoy for Yemen. 

A Conversation With Athol Yates

On April 27, AGSIW hosted a roundtable discussion with Athol Yates, a professor at the Institute for International and Civil Security at Khalifa University in Abu Dhabi.

A New “Founding Day” and the Transformation of Saudi Society 

On April 26, AGSIW hosted a discussion examining the establishment of Saudi Arabia's new national narrative.

State and Culture in Saudi Arabia: Understanding the Moment of Transformation

On April 20, AGSIW hosted a workshop examining the question of state and culture in Saudi Arabia.

A Conversation With Vice Admiral Bob Harward​

AGSIW hosted a discussion with Vice Admiral Bob Harward, former deputy commander of U.S. Central Command and current executive vice president for international business and strategy at Shield AI.

Book Launch – The Gulf States and the Horn of Africa: Interests, Influences and Instability

On April 7, AGSIW hosted a discussion examining the complex interactions between the Gulf Arab states and the countries of the Horn of Africa.

Climate Commitments: Less Reason for the Arab Region to Cop Out?

On March 29, AGSIW and the National University of Singapore’s Middle East Institute co-hosted a panel discussion examining the Arab region's positions on climate change.

International and Regional Involvement in the Middle East

“International and Regional Involvement in the Middle East" is a bimonthly workshop series launched in September 2021, co-hosted by AGSIW and the University of Haifa.

Tending the U.S.-UAE Relationship in a Multipolar World

On March 23, Anwar Gargash Diplomatic Academy and AGSIW co-hosted the panel discussion “Tending the U.S.-UAE Relationship in a Multipolar World.”

The Role of the Business Community in U.S.-UAE Relations

On March 23, AmCham Abu Dhabi and AGSIW hosted a briefing on the role of the U.S. business community within the wider U.S.-UAE relationship.

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