IDI Meetings

The Fifteenth Meeting

The Fifteenth Meeting of the International Dialogue Initiative will take place in Vienna, Austria, between 8-10 December 2017.

The 14th Meeting

The Fourteenth Meeting of the International Dialogue Initiative (IDI) was held in Berlin from December 2 to December 4, 2016.  The IDI was hosted in the Kreuzberg neighbourhood by BAU International Berlin, a campus of the Bahçeşehir University Global Network.  The IDI has previously been hosted at Bahçeşehir University in Istanbul.  This was the IDI’s … Read More

The 13th Meeting

  The Thirteenth Meeting of the International Dialogue Initiative (IDI) was held in Oxford, United Kingdom from September 30 to October 2, 2015. The IDI was again hosted by Harris Manchester College of Oxford University, home of the Centre for the Resolution of Intractable Conflict. This was the IDI’s second meeting at Harris Manchester College. … Read More

The 7th Biannual Meeting

The seventh biannual conference of the International Dialogue Initiative (IDI) was held in Ankara, Turkey from Thursday, September 22 to Saturday, September 24, 2011. This was the IDI’s third meeting in the Turkish capital. IDI’s aim was to discuss the events of the “Arab Spring,” especially from a psychopolitical view. Prior to the Ankara meeting, … Read More

The 8th Biannual Meeting

The Eighth Biannual Meeting of the International Development Initiative (IDI) was held in Jerusalem from February 17 to February 19, 2012. This was the IDI’s first meeting in Israel. Israel-Palestine Issues: With this meeting being held in Jerusalem, IDI members chose to devote considerable time to examining Israel-Palestinian issues specifically, as well as those issues … Read More

The 9th Biannual Meeting

The Ninth Biannual Meeting of the International Dialogue Initiative (IDI) was held in London from December 1 to December 3, 2012. The IDI was hosted at the Royal Automobile Club and the House of Lords. This was the IDI’s first meeting in London. With continued unrest and recent eruptions in the relationship between Israel and … Read More

The 10th Biannual Meeting

The Tenth Biannual Meeting of the International Dialogue Initiative (IDI) was held in Ankara, Turkey from October 4 to October 6, 2013. The IDI was again hosted by Dr. Kadir Ҫevik and the Hotel Midi in central Ankara’s Ҫankaya District. This was the IDI’s fourth meeting in Ankara. Departing from past practice, the IDI organized … Read More

The 11th Biannual Meeting

The Eleventh Biannual Meeting of the International Dialogue Initiative (IDI) was held in Oxford, England from April 6 to April 9, 2014. The IDI was hosted at Harris Manchester College, home of the new Centre for the Resolution of Intractable Conflict (CRIC), of which Lord Alderdice is a principal. This was the IDI’s first meeting in … Read More

The 12th Biannual Meeting

The Twelfth Biannual Meeting of the International Dialogue Initiative (IDI) was held in Stockbridge, Massachusetts from October 30 to November 1, 2014. The IDI was hosted by the Erikson Institute of the Austen Riggs Center, which has long been the IDI’s administrative home. This was the IDI’s second meeting in Stockbridge. The IDI spent a portion … Read More