Oxford University Strategic Studies Group

Oxford University Strategic Studies Group is the oldest student society focusing on international affairs at the University of Oxford. OUSSG is dedicated to hosting speakers on issues of defence, security and foreign policy.

TRINITY 2018/2019


"Russia and Chinese Air Power: Works in Progress"

Douglas Barrie

Senior Fellow, Military Aerospace, International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS)

W2 - TUES 07 MAY

“Conflict economies in MENA: Comparing the cases of Libya, Syria, Yemen and Iraq”

Tim Eaton

Research fellow with Chatham House’s MENA Programme

W3 - TUES 14 MAY

“How Violence Shape Religion: Belief and Conflict in Africa and Middle East”

Ziya Meral

Resident Fellow at the British Army’s think-tank the Centre for Historical Analysis and Conflict Research, and founder and Director of the Centre on Religion and Global Affairs

W4 - TUES 21 MAY

“The Online and Offline Presence of Women in Extremism”

Panel with Joana Cook & Erin Saltman

Teaching Fellow in the Department of War Studies, and Senior Research Fellow at ICSR.

EMEA Policy Manager at Facebook.

W5 - TUES 28 MAY

“The Global Race for Cyber-Digital Supremacy”

Eviatar Matania

Founder and Head of the Israel National Cyber Bureau (2012)

W6 - TUES 04 JUN


W7 - TUES 11 JUN 


W8 - TUES 18 JUN