5305 River Building, Carleton University
1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, ON K1S 5B6
We invite you to get involved in our wide-ranging activities, including our flagship speaker events, six study/working groups, Politics at the Pub events, occasional conferences, and a number of student and young professional focused activities.
The National Capital Branch study groups include: Africa, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and the Caribbean, Middle East and North America. The National Capital Branch also hosts the Intelligence Futures Working group. To join these groups or learn more, please contact the respective group chairs listed below.
The CIC National Capital (Ottawa) Branchu2019s Mentorship Program pairs student and young professional members with select, accomplished professional CIC members in a one-on-one mentoring partnership. Mentors represent a variety of career trajectories related to international affairs from government, non-governmental organizations, and the private sector.
To find out more about the CIC National Capital Branch Youth Caucus programs, including how you could get involved as a volunteer, contact Ali Tejpar.
Through a generous partnership, the National Capital Branch’s events are often broadcast on the CPAC network. Additionally, a number of events can also be found on YouTube. A listing of these videos is available below.
Every year the president of the National Capital Branch produces a report to inform its members about the local activities and products of the branch.
The National Capital Branch has produced variety of documents related to the history of the branch.
Carolina Mendoza Shimada
Outreach – Fundraising
Politics @ the Pub
Alfredo Porco (Coordinator)
Olivia Lassaline (Coordinator)
Jillian Leblanc (Coordinator)
University Student Representatives
Laura Bradbury (Carleton University)
Mariana Savka (University of Ottawa)
Lola Bigioni (Queens University)
Cheickh Bangoura (Chair)
Asia-Pacific Study Group
Harry Li (Co-chair)
Matt Thomas (Co-chair)
Europe Study Group
Margarethe Huber (Chair)
Latin America and the Caribbean Study Group
Rob Ready (Chair)
Middle East Study Group
Hamid Jorjani (Chair)
David MacDuff (Chair)
Security and Intelligence Study Group
Valerie Spencer Keyes (Chair)
CIC NCB (Ottawa): Safety and Security in the Arctic: Implications for Canadian and European Defence and Foreign PoliciesMarch 29 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
CIC NCB (Ottawa): Teetering on the Edge in the Middle East…and elsewhereMarch 29 @ 5:00 pm - 6:45 pm EDT
CIC NCB (Ottawa): The Nuclear Disarmament and Nonproliferation Regime on the Brink: Repercussions, Challenges and Opportunities for the Middle EastApril 19 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT
CIC NCB (Ottawa): Panel Discussion About the Two States SolutionMay 11 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm EDT