9 June 2008 to 10 June 2008

An international action-oriented conference

with participants drawn from

government, civil society, business, media and religion.


16 April 2008

Title of presentation 

The Mounting Costs of Empire – The Iraq War 

The 2-day Conference was held on 15-16 April 2007 at Customs House, Sydney

27 March 2008 to 28 March 2008

Title of Paper:

Restoring the Silk-Road: Perceptions, Perspectives and Policies


For centuries a route some 8000 kilometres-long, known as the Silk Road, connected Europe and China by crossing the Middle East and Central Asia.

13 December 2007 to 14 December 2007

Title of Paper:

After the 'War on Terror': New Perspectives for World Order

6 December 2007 to 7 December 2007

The Conference, convened by Joseph Camilleri, was a sequel to a number of other workshops and symposia that have been organised in collaboration with other institutions in Europe and Asia. They formed part of a larger research programme Europe and Asia between Islam and the United States: The Politics of Transition.

This Conference focused on the interaction of three key dualities:

14 July 2003 to 17 July 2003

Title of Paper:

'Citizenship in a Globalising World: The Role of Civilisation Dialogue'

The paper attempts to sketch a new conception of citizenship that responds to the needs of human security in the age of globalisation.

17 May 2003 to 20 May 2003

Title of Paper:

'Globalisation and the Dialogue of Civilizations'

25 November 2002 to 27 November 2002

Title of Paper

'A Global spirituality: Responding to the Challenges of a Globalising World'