Halifax International Security Forum Prepares to Welcome Three-Hundred Participants from Sixty Countries

November 14, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 14 NOVEMBER 2014 WASHINGTON, DC — The largest US congressional delegation to set foot in Canada, led by Senators John McCain (R-AZ) and Tim Kaine (D-VA), and international security leaders from the Americas, Asia, Europe, and the Middle East will be hosted by Rob Nicholson, Canada’s Minister of National Defence, and Peter […]

Statement from the Halifax International Security Forum Regarding the Attacks in Ottawa, Canada

October 22, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 22, 2014 WASHINGTON, DC – Peter Van Praagh, President of the Halifax International Security Forum, today made the following statement regarding attacks in the Canadian capital: “I am saddened and angered by reports out of Ottawa, Canada today that its national parliament and war memorial were intentionally attacked.” “The terrorist attacks […]

Halifax International Security Forum Releases Draft Topical Agenda

October 20, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 20 October 2014 WASHINGTON, DC – The Halifax International Security Forum today released the draft Topical Agenda for this year’s event that will be held November 21 – 23 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. “This agenda, for the 2014 Halifax International Security Forum, reflects the severe challenges that democratic nations are facing this […]

Halifax International Security Forum Announces Dates of the 2014 Forum

January 13, 2014

January 13, 2014 WASHINGTON, DC – The 2014 Halifax International Security Forum will take place November 21-23 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Now in its sixth year, the annual Forum features democratic leaders and thinkers who gather to address the most pressing international security challenges. “We are proud that leaders from around the world meet at […]

The Fifth Annual Halifax International Security Forum Concludes

November 24, 2013

THIS YEAR’S FORUM IS NOW COMPLETE BUT THE HALIFAX CONVERSATION CONTINUES 24 November 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Halifax, NS – Today marks the successful conclusion of engaging discussions amongst democratic thinkers at the 2013 Halifax International Security Forum. For the past three days, democratic leaders, business leaders, military strategists, security experts and members of the […]