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Nuclear Deterrence and Canada-US Relations

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Jeudi 3 juin 2021

11:00 - 11:45
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Session 3, PLENARY, Thursday June 3, 2021

Session 3

11:00 am - 11:45 am

Nuclear Deterrence and Canada-US Relations

 

Nuclear Deterrence and Canada-US Relations

Chair/Moderator: Erika Simpson, CPRA president and author of NATO and the Bomb.

11:00-11:30 AM Guy Roberts on “Modernizing the U.S Nuclear Deterrent and the Nuclear Posture Review." 

Secretary Roberts is an American government official, lawyer, and retired United States Marine Corps colonel who served as the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Nuclear, Chemical, and Biological Defense Programs from 2017 to 2019. Mr. Roberts was the principal advisor to the Secretary of Defense, the Deputy Secretary of Defense, and the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics for matters concerning nuclear, chemical, and biological defense programs.

This Session is co-sponsored by the CPRA, the Canadian Pugwash Group, and the Department of Political Science at the University of Western Ontario.

This Keynote Presentation is pre-recorded. It is available for viewing by all Congress attendees any time between May 27-June 20, 2021. As well, CPRA members can view portions of it at this time and engage in live (unrecorded) discussion. 

 

11:30-11:45 AM Paul Meyer on “Nuclear Disarmament and the Nuclear Ban Treaty”

Ambassador Meyer is adjunct professor of International Studies and fellow in International Security at Simon Fraser University and is the chair of the Canadian Pugwash Group. He was a career diplomat in Canada’s Foreign Service with a focus on international security policy, including serving as Canada’s ambassador to the UN and the Conference in Disarmament in Geneva (2003-07).

This Session is co-sponsored by the CPRA, the Canadian Pugwash Group, and the Department of Political Science at the University of Western Ontario.

This Keynote Presentation is pre-recorded. It is available for viewing by all Congress attendees any time between May 27-June 20, 2021. As well, CPRA members can view portions of it at this time and engage in live (unrecorded) discussion. 

 

11:45-11:59 AM Simu-Live Q & A in Networking Lounge Break-out Room

 

Conférenciers :
  • Guy Roberts, Secretary
  • Paul Meyer, Ambassador Paul Meyer, adjunct professor of International Studies and fellow in International Security at Simon Fraser University and is the chair of the Canadian Pugwash Group