7th Istanbul Security Conference (2021)

  • “Post-Security Geopolitics: China, Russia, India, Japan and NATO”
During this period, which is defined as a "post-security" era, not only strong economies such as the US, UK, dominant members of the EU, Russia and Japan, but also the situations or profiles of certain countries like China, India, Brazil, South Africa and Turkey, which are defined as "rising powers", should be under close follow-up with new ways and means. The event, under the main theme “Post-Security Geopolitics: China, Russia, India, Japan and NATO“, is of great importance in terms of offering policy options for decision makers, but also guiding or leading to academic studies on this issue.

Main Theme
Post-Security Geopolitics: China, Russia, India, Japan and NATO

Post-Security: Conceptual Analysis
Geopolitical Renewal and Change | Geopolitical Trends in the Post-Security Period
Post-Human Geopolitics, Universal Geopolitics (Space Domination)
Ocean Geopolitics, Global Corporate Geopolitics
Blocking and Disintegration Tendencies in the Post-Security Period
Restructuring and 2030 Perspective of NATO
The Future of Alliances in the Post-Security Era: NATO - PESCO
Asian NATO QUAD (Quadrilateral Security Dialogue: USA, Japan, Australia, India) and Indo-Pacific
Current Vision of PESCO and Determination of EU
The Great Reset
Geopolitical Data Challenges
Strengthening Government and Demand for Effective Governance
The Fragility Phenomenon and Geopolitics of Global-Regional Struggle




On the other hand, the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, as an island country (known as Ceylon till 1972) in the Indian Ocean, has an acreage of 65,610 km2, population of over 22 million, GDP of 88.9 billion dolar (2018), and memberships in the international organizations such as ASEAN, CI...;

There has been a slight recovery from global environmental crisis depending on the relative decrease in industrial activities and transportation services and as a positive result of the world wide-ranging restrictions due to the Covid-19 pandemic, which has affected the whole world since 2020.;

On the other hand, USA is a recognized power in global arena with its acreage, population of over 330 million, development in industrialization and technology, growing economy, natural resources, demographic structure,veto power in the United Nations, position in IMF and NATO. ;

Mexico with its area of near 2 million km², strategic position in Central America, population of approximately 124 million, human resources, GDP of 1,223 trillion dollars and developing economy is a prominent country. Mexico also is a notable member and observer to many international organizations ...;

Saudi Arabia, on the other hand, is a country that attracts the attention of the world with its strategic location connecting Asia to Africa and Mediterranean to Indian Ocean, its leading role in the Arab and Islamic world, 34 million dynamic population, natural resources, 20% share in the proven oi...;

On the other hand, Brazil, which is the sixth country with its population of over 213 million and the fifth largest country with its surface area of over 8.5 million km², is an important political and economic power in Latin America and is one of the major players at the global level.;

Turkey is attempting to sign a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with the Southern Common Market (MERCOSUR), of which Argentina is a member. The "FTA Framework Agreement" signed in 2008 to determine the framework of FTA negotiations between Turkey and MERCOSUR entered into force in 2019. ;

The development of new alliances on security can be read from the risks and the initiatives undertaken by dominant countries. The quality of the concepts of property and power, and the business model change historically. The future of the EU with the "Failure in Success" syndrome will be determine...;