The video recordings for IPD’S Middle East Strategy Forum (MESF 2022) are now available through our YouTube page. You can follow each day’s proceedings in separate recordings below. Both days of the conference recordings are supplemented with timestamps directly linking to each conference session.
To learn more about the conference program and the speakers click here.
May 11, 2022 (Day 1)
|1:45||Words of Welcome ft. IPD’s Executive Director Bijan Ahmadi|
|1:17:20||Panel 1 | The Emerging Security Architecture in the Middle East|
|2:46:50||Panel 2 | West Asia: A New Theater for Great Power Rivalry|
|5:03:52||Keynote | Egypt: A Stabilizing Role in a Turbulent Middle East ft. H.E. Ahmed Abu Zeid|
|6:04:13||Panel 3 | Canada’s Defence and Foreign Policy Toward the Middle East|
|8:33:59||Panel 4 | The Abraham Accords: Challenges and Opportunities for the Region|
May 12, 2021 (Day 2)
|3:48||Panel 5 | Syria: A Regional and Global Fault Line in Flux|
|1:32:28||Keynote | A Conversation with the Ambassador of Iraq to Canada ft. H.E. Wadee Al-Batti|
|2:36:06||Panel 6 | Iran Nuclear Deal: The Path Forward|
|4:50:20||Keynote | A Conversation with the Ambassador of Turkey to Canada ft. H.E. Kerim Uras|
|5:53:00||Panel 7 | Revisiting Turkey’s Role in West Asia|
|7:13:09||Keynote | Keynote by the Swiss Envoy for the Middle East and North Africa ft. Wolfgang Amadeus Brülhart|
|7:20:00||Panel 8 | The Security Implications of Water Scarcity and Climate Change in the Region|
|8:46:18||Panel 9 | Afghanistan and the Taliban’s Second Coming|
|10:02:19||Conference Closing ft. IPD’s Executive Director Bijan Ahmadi|
Although the recordings of MESF 2022 are available free of charge, we kindly encourage viewers to donate to the organization at the link below to support the work of IPD.