The James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies (CNS) welcomed high-level officials and experts from around the world for its annual International Advisory Council (IAC) meeting.
On October 25, the Middlebury Institute’s James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies (CNS) hosted its annual International Advisory Council (IAC) meeting, which included experts, high-level diplomats, government officials, international civil servants, and funders from more than 20 different countries.
Russian Ambassador to the United States Anatoly Antonov spoke at the opening session, which focused on the future of U.S.-Russian nuclear relations. Additional sessions included Private-Public Sector Collaboration in the Application of Open Source Tools to Nonproliferation Analysis; What to Expect at the 10th NPT Review Conference; and The Impact of Cyber Operations on U.S.-Sino-Russian Strategic Relations.
The Economist recently explored how open-source intelligence (OSINT) can challenge governments’ monopolies on information, with insight from Middlebury Institute professor Jeffrey Lewis of the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies. The article is behind a paywall but you can watch a video interview we conducted with Jeffrey Lewis on OSINT.
The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace recently presented Dr. William Potter with its Thérèse Delpech Memorial Award. Potter founded the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies at the Middlebury Institute and was instrumental in the establishment of the MA in Nonproliferation and Terrorism Studies.