The Sulaimani Forum is IRIS’s signature annual event. It creates an annual opportunity to bring together the main stakeholders in regional affairs for intellectual, political and strategic debates of great relevance in today’s world. Over the course of two days, national leaders, policymakers, analysts and scholars from Iraq, the Middle East region and globally convene at AUIS to discuss the world’s most pressing regional issues, current trends and points of conflict.
For details of each annual forum, please click on the link:
- 2017 Forum – Beyond DAESH: Ending the Cycle of Conflict, Toward Durable Solutions
- 2016 Forum – Upheaval and Transformation in the Middle East: Confronting ISIS and Beyond
- 2015 Forum – Fertile Crescent in Turmoil: Challenges and Opportunities
- 2014 Forum – Navigating Challenges in the Middle East
- 2013 Forum – The Changing Politics of the Middle East