The GRC’s Director of Research participated in a discussion with the Kuwaiti Amb. to Belgium and the EU, Jasem Al-Budaiwi, hosted by the Arab-Belgium-Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce (ABLCC) on May 25 in Brussels. The meeting focused on expanding EU-GCC trade and investment opportunities
Dr. Abdulaziz Sager, Chairman of the Gulf Research Center, participated as speaker in the roundtable discussion titled "The Russia-Ukraine War and its impact on the Arabian Gulf" hosted by the NATO-Istanbul Cooperation Initiative (ICI) Regional Centre (NIRC) in Kuwait in cooperation with Institut de Recherche Stratégique de l'Ecole Militaire (IRSEM) and the Fondation Méditerranéenne d'Etudes Stratégiques (FMES)
On Monday 9th May 2022 , Dr. Abdulaziz Sager, Chairman of the Gulf Research Center (GRC), received the director of the Institute for Strategic Research (IRSEM) at the French Ministry for the Armed Forces, Dr. Jean-Baptiste Jeangène Vilmer and his accompanying delegation. During the meeting, the two sides discussed the bilateral relations between Saudi Arabia and France, and the means to enhance them in all aspects to serve the aspirations of the two countries.
Dr. Abdulaziz Sager, Chairman of the Gulf Research Center, was a guest on the Al-Monitor weekly podcast, ‘On the Middle East,’ hosted by Andrew Parasiliti, on Friday April 1 at 1700 Riyadh time. Where Dr. Sager talked about US-Saudi relations, the JCPOA, and the impact of the Ukraine war on regional security.
Dr. Abdulaziz Sager, Chairman of the Gulf Research Center, participated in the Council of Councils (CoC) fifth virtual conference via Zoom organized by The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
Dr. Abdulaziz Sager, Chairman of the Gulf Research Center, attended the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) Doha Workshop 'Geopolitics, Nuclear Issues and the Middle East', which was held in Doha, Qatar . The workshop discussed issues ranging from the JCPOA to the broader security issues, conflict and potential areas for cooperation in the Middle East.