Fourth Annual Sulaimani Forum
IRIS hosted its flagship event, the Sulaimani Forum, on March 16th and 17th. The event is designed to bring prominent leaders, intellectuals and practitioners to the cultural hub of Sulaimani, Iraq to engage in meaningful dialogue and tackle the most complex issues facing the region.
Day 1 - March 16, 2016
Click on the links below for details of the speakers, recap of the discussions in English, Arabic and Kurdish and videos of the panels.
- Opening Remarks
- Panel 1: Confronting ISIS
- Panel 2: Day After - Prospects for Iraq
- Panel 3: ISIS and Beyond - Clear, Hold, Build
- Panel 4: Regional Dynamics - Proxy Wars and Policy Options
Panels: Day 2 - March 17, 2016
- Panel 5: The Economic Crisis and Challenge of Reform
- Panel 6: Society Beyond Extremism - The War of Ideas
- Panel 7: Turmoil and Disorder - A New Sykes Picot
- See more on the Sulaimani Forum's official website.