Friday, March 27, 2020
9:00am - 6:00pm
1501 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th Street, 15th Floor)
This event has been postponed.
Friday, March 6, 2020
12:55pm - 5:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room, 1219 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)
We regret that this event has been canceled.
Thursday, February 20, 2020 to Friday, February 21, 2020
Deutsches Haus (420 West 116th St at Amsterdam Ave)
Please join the Harriman Institute and the Kupferberg Holocaust Center for a two-day conference entitled "The Holocaust in Yugoslavia and the Balkans." Register here.
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
9:30am - 5:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room, 1219 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)
Please join the European Institute, the Department of History, and the Harriman Institute for a student conference organized as part of Professor Victoria Phillips's courses "Cold War Power" and "Women as Cold War Weapons." Registration is required.
Thursday, November 7, 2019 to Friday, November 8, 2019
Deutsches Haus (420 West 116th St at Amsterdam Ave)
Please join the Harriman Institute and the Centre for the Study of Corruption at the University of Sussex for a two-day workshop exploring the latest academic and practitioner trends in researching and addressing corruption in the Western Balkans. This event will bring together academics working on corruption, think-tankers and activists from the region, and investigative journalists, who play an increasingly important role in exposing corruption and holding governments to account. The overall aim of the workshop is to explore new strategies for fighting corruption in the Western Balkans.
Friday, November 1, 2019 to Saturday, November 2, 2019
1512 International Affairs Building (420 West 118th St, 15th floor)
Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University for the conference Five Years of War in the Donbas: Cultural Responses and Reverberations. The conference will gather an international array of scholars to discuss the diverse ways that Ukrainian culture has been stirred by the recent war between Ukraine and Russia in the Donbas.
Sunday, June 23, 2019 to Saturday, June 29, 2019
The U.S.-Russia Security Analysis Summer Workshop at Columbia University’s Harriman Institute is a week-long workshop on U.S-Russia security and defense issues, motivated by the pressing need to develop a shared understanding about these issues. This event is supported by a grant from the Carnegie Corporation of New York. It is part of our Russian Studies & Policy event series.
Thursday, May 2, 2019 to Saturday, May 4, 2019
International Affairs Building (420 W 118th Street)
The Harriman Institute hosts the 24th Annual ASN World Convention. Registration required.
Wednesday, April 10, 2019 to Thursday, April 11, 2019
Columbia University
Please join us for a symposium convened by Tanya Domi (SIPA; Harriman Institute) and Laura B. Cohen (Kupferberg Holocaust Center, Queensborough Community College-CUNY), featuring a keynote address by Srebrenica genocide survivor Emir Suljagić (International University of Sarajevo).
Monday, April 8, 2019 to Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Institute of World Economy and International Relations (IMEMO), Moscow, Russia

This conference, a joint effort between the Harriman Institute's Program on U.S.-Russia Relations and IMEMO (Institute for World Economy and International Relations), brought together Ph.D. students and junior scholars to present on the theme of Political and Social Changes in the United States, Russia and Europe: New Domestic Trends and International Pressures. Attendees prepared and presented policy memos (available for download at the bottom of this page), participated in an IMEMO-led forecasting exercise, and received briefings from Russian experts and policymakers.