The latest article by CISS associate, Adjunct Associate Professor Jonathan Bogais on Myanmar has been published by the Asian Studies Association of Australia. In this article Dr Bogais writes that "the term ‘Religious apartheid in Myanmar’ is an appropriate term to use to describe the racial violence and segregation that is enshrined at all levels of Myanmar institutions and state practices against the Rohyngya people.
Personal privacy, webcam surveillance, closed-circuit TV cameras, lap-top and desk top computer webcams. Governements and individuals are starting to seriously worry about the webcam's potential for -international- spying. Professor Der Derian will discuss his perspective on this issue at today's 6:00PM news on Channel 7, Sydney.
The Surveillance Workshop will be a brainstorming activity where its participants share their current projects related to surveillance and their thoughts about where to take surveillance-related research from this point on. One of the main objectives of this workshop is to discuss and/or determine how “surveillance" is defined here in Australia.
CISS Director, James Der Derian invited to be part of the Oxford University Society at NSW Event: "Security in the Asia Pacific Region: A New Order?" [20 November 2014]
Professor James Der Derian was invited ot be part of an informal panel discussion organised by the Oxford University Society with leading experts in the field. Other panelists were:
Professor Linda Jakobson (Visiting Professor at the US Studies Centre at Sydney University and Nonresident Fellow at the Lowy Institute for International Policy)
Dr. Jeni Whalan (Lecturer in International Security and Development at UNSW and Nonresident Research Associate of the Global Economic Governance Programme at the University of Oxford)
Professor Alan Dupont (Professor of International Security at UNSW and Nonresident Fellow at the Lowy Institute for International Policy)
CISS Associates Dr. James Reilly and Dr. Ryan Griffiths from the Department of Government and International Relations were recently awarded an ARC Discovery Grant and DECRA Grant – respectively – for their current research projects.
CISS Director James Der Derian comments on recent surveillance issues[10 November 2014]
CISS Director James Der Derian was featured on SBS World News on November 7th about potential cyber attacks on the G20 summit and an article on The Daily Mail regarding the live streaming of surveillance cameras.
Upcoming CISS Events in November[28 October 2014]
Here is what you can look forward to this November at CISS!