The following meetings were held:
22 Aug Dr Russel Norman (executive director, Greenpeace New Zealand), 'The Role of Non-Government Organisations in Shaping Foreign Policy'. This meeting was held in association with the Auckland sub-branch of the International Law Association.
23 Aug HE Tomas Ferko (ambassador of the Slovak Republic), 'A View from Slovakia--from Behind the Iron Curtain to a Member of the European Union'.
28 Aug Prof Anne-Marie Brady (University of Canterbury), 'Canaries and Coalmines: Foreign Interference, Political Resilience, and the Changing Global Order'.
16 Sep HE Bernard Savage (ambassador of the European Union in New Zealand), 'Co-operation and Collaboration: What Multilateralism Really Means'.
24 Sep Yeong-jainn Liu (director-general, Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Auckland), 'Taiwan's Role In The World And Its Organisations'.
Caption: The panellists at the German-New Zealand Energy Trilemma Dialogues on 9 October: Andrew Caseley (EECA chief executive), Dr Frank Umbach, Alison Andrew (Transpower New Zealand chief executive), Dr Friedbert Pfluger