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October 31, 2019 ISKRAN Council of Young Scientists Holds a U.S. 2019 Roundtable

On October 31, 2019, the ISKRAN Council of Young Scientists held a meeting of the ‘USA in 2019’ round table, which highlighted relevant aspects of US foreign and domestic policy in 2019.
The round table was attended by young scientists and graduate students from the Institute of the USA and Canada of the Russian Academy of Sciences, National Research Institute of World Economy and International Relations, Russian Academy of Sciences EAT. Primakov, Institute of Latin America RAS, Institute of Europe RAS, Institute of Oriental Studies RAS, Moscow State University M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State Institute of International Relations (University) of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Research University Higher School of Economics, Institute of History, Archeology and Ethnography of the Peoples of the Far East of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
Among the reports on foreign policy topics, the reports of NS N.V. Stepanova (ISCRAN) and M.S. AND ABOUT. Mishina (IMEMO RAS). The first was devoted to the crisis of Russian-American relations in the field of arms control and strategic stability. The second is to the prospects for US-China rivalry in the South China Sea. An assessment of the foreign policy of the Trump administration in the Latin American direction was presented in a report p. n from. A.A. Manukhina (ISCRAN, ILA RAS).
The participants in the round table did not ignore the problem of the influence of the immigration factor on US domestic and foreign policy. Within the framework of this topic, reports were made by NS A.A. Filippenko (ISCRAN) and NS E.Yu. Kosevich (HSE).
Upon completion of the Round Table, its participants noted the productivity of the work in the format of a round table and decided to conduct scientific events under the auspices of the Council of Young Scientists of ISCRAN on a regular basis.

On November 8-9, 2019, under the auspices of the Institute of the USA and Canada of the Russian Academy of Sciences and the Russian Society for the Study of Canada, the 16th annual international scientific conference: “Russia and Canada: opportunities for cooperation” will be held.

On November 8-9, 2019, under the auspices of the Institute of the USA and Canada of the Russian Academy of Sciences and the Russian Society for the Study of Canada, the 16th annual international scientific conference: “Russia and Canada: opportunities for cooperation” will be held.

Venue: Moscow, Teterinsky Lane, 12, building 5, conference hall

Registration forms (available for download here) must be sent to: racsoffice@mail.ru until October 30, 2019.

September 29 – October 3, 2019. Scientific Secretary of ISCRAN, polit. n Evseenko A.S. took part in the Fourth international forum ‘Russia and Iberoamerica in a globalizing world: history and modernity’

September 29 – October 3, 2019. Scientific Secretary of ISCRAN, polit. n Evseenko A.S. took part in the Fourth International Forum ‘Russia and Iberoamerica in a Globalizing World: History and Modernity’, organized by St. Petersburg University.

The forum program can be found at http://iberorus.spbu.ru/page/program2019.

October 3 Evseenko A.S. opened the session ‘Political crisis in Venezuela: internal imperatives and external projection’ with a report ‘Latin America and the Middle East: common ground and prospects for rapprochement between the two regions.’ At the end of the session, he answered questions on the problem of adaptation of Middle Eastern refugees in South America. During the discussion of the report, Dr. Arturo Lopez Levy spoke about the policy of the Chilean authorities in accepting refugees, as well as the general influence of the United States on the position of Latin American countries on the issue of refugees. The report made by Andrey Sergeyevich received positive reviews, including from the director of the Institute of Latin America of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Ph.D. D.V. Razumovsky.

Within the framework of the forum, a discussion was held of the prospects for strategic changes in Cuba’s political course through the prism of US-Cuban relations at the present stage. The forum was also addressed by Ambassador of the Republic of Argentina to Russia R. Lagorio. He devoted his speech to the prospects for the development of Argentine-Russian and Argentine-American relations.

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On October 3, 2019, at the IPC ‘Russia Today’ a multimedia round table was held entitled ‘The United States through the Eyes of Russian Americanists: A Year Before the Presidential Election’

October 3, 2019 Director of ISCRAN, Doctor of Historical Sciences V.N. Garbuzov, head of scientific direction ISKRAN Doctor of Economics V.B. Supyan, Senior Researcher Ph.D. N. A. SUDAKOVA, as well as a researcher Ph.D. P.G. KOSHKIN became participants in the multimedia round table ‘The United States Through the Eyes of Russian Americanists: A Year Before the Presidential Election’, held at the IPC Russia Today.

Press conference materials are available at: http://pressmia.ru/pressclub/20191003/952498327.html.

On September 30, 2019, at 11 a.m., the X Arbat readings will be held on the topic: “The United States on the eve of the 2020 elections.” The conference will be held in plenary and then in sections.

On October 1, a special session of the Arbat readings is planned, within the framework of which a discussion will be held with the participants of the New Vector conference on Russian-American relations in the field of security and arms control.

A preliminary conference program will be published shortly.