The Summits aim to debate and discuss the implications of regional security developments and the global pandemic on Think Tank roles, opportunities and challenges.
DATE: 6th & 7th December 2021
TIME: 9.00am – 5.00pm
VENUE: Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain
For Think Tanks interested to attend the event, please follow the links below:
MENA Think Tank Summit (6th Dec. 2021)
Global Think Tank Summit (6th – 7th Dec. 2021)
The Bahrain Center for Strategic, International, and Energy Studies (Derasat) in partnership with the Think Tank and Civil Societies Program (TTCSP) of The Lauder Institute at the University of Pennsylvania, will host the 2021 editions of the MENA Think Tank Summit – under the theme, “Think Tanks Under Regional Transformations: Opportunities and Challenges”, and the Global Think Tank Summit – under the theme, “The Role of Think Tanks Towards Crises Adaptation and Recovery”.
The Summits will highlight the responsibilities and capacities of think tanks and research institutes in light of regional transformation and global crises, such as the Covid-19 pandemic, as well as the challenges and opportunities to supporting stability and recovery.