The Center for International and Regional Studies sponsors public lectures by leading experts in international affairs as well as research-focused Working Group meetings, among other scholarly events.

Past Events

Thu Nov 8, 2007 12:00 AM - 01:00 PM
On November 8, 2007, CIRS hosted a lecture by Stephen Day, British career diplomat and former Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Tunisia and Qatar. Day delivered a lecture on "The Evolution of...
Tue Oct 30, 2007 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
On October 30, 2007, CIRS hosted its inaugural Monthly Dialogue Series event with a presentation by Professor Amira Sonbol. Professor Sonbol discussed her research on Cairo women's lives with an...
Wed Oct 24, 2007 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
On October 24, 2007, in conjunction with Georgetown University's Institute for the Study of Democracy , CIRS hosted a conference involving key members of the America's Role in the World Working Group...
Tue Oct 23, 2007 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
On October, 23, 2007, the Center for International and Regional Studies and the Institute for the Study of Democracy hosted a private seminar of the working group members and prominent scholars and...
Fri Oct 5, 2007 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
On October 5th 2007, CIRS hosted a luncheon at the Four Seasons Hotel in Doha in which Dr. Gary Wasserman discussed the 2008 presidential elections in the United States. Wasserman, who is professor...
Mon Sep 10, 2007 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
On September 10, 2007, Dr. Mehran Kamrava, head of the Center for International and Regional Studies housed at Georgetown’s School of Foreign Service in Qatar, spoke to an overflow crowd at the...
Sat Apr 21, 2007 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Conference Abstracts Saturday 21 April Panel A: Classical Muslim Education 1. Sebastian Günther: The Principles of Instruction are the Grounds of our Knowledge: Al-Farabi’s Philosophical and al-...
Sun Mar 4, 2007 - Thu Mar 8, 2007 11:00 AM - 09:00 PM
From 16 February to 8 March 2007, the Center for International and Regional Studies (CIRS) in Doha sponsored a series of programs on the American arts, entitled the American Arts Festival. The Center...
Sun Feb 25, 2007 - Wed Feb 28, 2007 11:00 AM - 09:00 PM
From 16 February to 8 March 2007, the Center for International and Regional Studies (CIRS) in Doha sponsored a series of programs on the American arts, entitled the American Arts Festival. The Center...
Mon Feb 19, 2007 - Thu Feb 22, 2007 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
From 16 February to 8 March 2007, the Center for International and Regional Studies (CIRS) in Doha sponsored a series of programs on the American arts, entitled the American Arts Festival. The Center...