6th Malaysian-German Security Dialogue

September 11 Monday

Date/time

September 11 - 12, 2017

Loc.

Majestic Hotel, Kuala Lumpur

Type

Congress

This is a closed-door security conference that aims to bring together experts and decision-makers from Malaysia and Germany to discuss about current security issues and develop strategies to improve bilateral and regional security cooperation.

Also available in Deutsch

Objectives:

  • To review and discuss current security risks from the perspectives of Germany and Malaysia, and reach a clearer understanding of those issues.
  • To offer ideas and possible conflict resolutions to those security risks.
  • A platform for the security experts and decision-makers from Malaysia and Germany to network and form possible bi-lateral cooperation.
  • To bring the overall dialogue of the conference into a wider regional context of Europe and South East Asia.
  • To foster closer ties between the governments of Malaysia and Germany.
Dato' Steven Wong, Deputy Chief Executive, Institute of Strategic and International Studies (ISIS) Malaysia opening the conference with Mr. Wolfgang Hruschka, Country Director, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) Malaysia office.

Dato' Steven Wong, Deputy Chief Executive, Institute of Strategic and International Studies (ISIS) Malaysia opening the conference with Mr. Wolfgang Hruschka, Country Director, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) Malaysia office.

Session two in progress. At the head table from the left: Dr. Christine Hegenbart, Policy Advisor, Office of Julia Obermeier, MdB (CSU), Parliament of Federal Republic of Germany; Dato' Steven Wong, Deputy Chief Executive, Institute of Strategic and International Studies Malaysia; and Prof. Dato' Dr. Shamsul Amri Baharuddin, Director, Institute of Ethnic Studies, National University of Malaysia (UKM).

Session two of the Malaysian-German Security Dialogue in progress.

From left: Patrick Rüppel, Senior Programme Manager, KAS Regional Programme Political Dialogue Asia Singapore; Sholto Byrnes, Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy & Security Studies, Institute of Strategic Studies & International Studies Malaysia; Dr. Roy Anthony Rogers, Head, Department of International & Strategic Studies, University of Malaya; Wolfgang Hruschka, Country Director, KAS Malaysia; and Benedict Göbel, Coordinator for Integration Politics, Politics & Consulting Department, KAS Germany.

From left: Patrick Rüppel, Senior Programme Manager, KAS Regional Programme Political Dialogue Asia Singapore; Sholto Byrnes, Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy & Security Studies, Institute of Strategic Studies & International Studies Malaysia; Dr. Roy Anthony Rogers, Head, Department of International & Strategic Studies, University of Malaya; Wolfgang Hruschka, Country Director, KAS Malaysia; and Benedict Göbel, Coordinator for Integration Politics, Politics & Consulting Department, KAS Germany.

Contact person

Wolfgang Hruschka

Leiter des Länderbüros in Malaysia

Wolfgang Hruschka
Phone +60 3 6203 1957
Languages: English,‎ Español,‎ Français

Partners

Institute of Strategic and International Studies (ISIS) Malaysia