Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies Australia

NSW: September Lunchtime Lecture - Jacqueline Westermann "Kremlin Looking East - Russia's interests in the Pacific

  • 25 Sep 2018
  • 12:00 - 14:00
  • Mitchell Theatre Sydney Mechanics' School of Arts 280 Pitt Street Sydney



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RUSI NSW presents


Tuesday 25 September 2018

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Speaker: Jacky Westermann, 
Researcher and Editor, International Program -
Australian Strategic Policy Institute

Subject: Kremlin looking East – Russia’s interests in the Pacific

Jacqueline Westermann is a researcher with the International Program at the Australian Strategic Policy Institute. Her research interests include security in Central and Eastern Europe, Russia, German foreign and military policy as well as the role of women in peace and security. Prior to joining ASPI in 2017, Jacky was a program assistant at the Warsaw office of The German Marshall Fund of the United States. Originally from Germany, she completed a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Law at the University of Muenster, and graduated from the University of St Andrews with a Masters in Peace and Conflict Studies. Afterwards Jacky lived in Russia and worked at the Moscow German Newspaper. Additionally, she co-edits a current affairs blog, The PACT Online, and contributes to a selection of national and international political outlets such as The Strategist, The Australian, APPS Policy Forum, Australian Defence Magazine, New Eastern Europe, Visegrad Insight and others.

    ASPI articles by Jacqueline Westermann


   Lecture commences at 1.00 pm - 2.00 pm 
Mitchell Theatre (Level 1) 
Sydney Mechanics' School of Arts
280 Pitt Street Sydney

Lunchtime Lectures are open to any interested person.  
 Attendance fees are:

Institute Members $10.00; Non-members $15.00.  

Payment will be collected at the lecture.
Pre-event registration is not required.  

Sandwiches served: 12.00 noon
(cost $8.00 to be paid on the day)
must be pre-ordered by calling 9393 2325

Sandwich orders must be provided no later than
10.00 am Monday 24 September 2018

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