On Thursday, June 4, 2020, the International Laboratory on World Order Studies and the New Regionalism and Department of International Relations held the 14th session of Eurasian Online Seminar. Our guest was a leading Russian foreign policy analyst Sergey Karaganov. The topic of his talk is “The Military Underpinning of the Geopolitical Revolution”.
Sergey Karaganov is Dean of the Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs at the National Research University Higher School of Economics and Honorary Chairman of the Presidium of the Council on Foreign and Defense Policy. He is also Chairman of the Editorial Board of the Russia in Global Affairs journal, co-founder and former deputy director of the Institute of Europe of Russian Academy of Sciences. He authored more than 25 books and around 500 articles. Professor Karaganov is a member of the Academic Council of the Russian Foreign Ministry, Member of the Academic and Advisory Council of the Russian Security Council, and Member of the Council for the Development of Civil Society and Human Rights under the President of Russia. In 1990s he was a member of the Presidential Council of Russia and in 2014-2015 — of the High-level Panel of Eminent Persons on European Security as a Common Project under the OSCE (2014–2015). In the 2005 Global Intellectuals Poll he was the only intellectual from the former Soviet Union and only one of four from Eastern Europe of 100 people listed.