The Blavatnik School of Government runs an active programme of seminars, lectures and special events, most of which are open to the general public.

If you would like to find out about future events and activities, please join our mailing list or contact the events team.

Upcoming events

Klaus Schwab
Open to Blavatnik School of Government and Saïd Business School students only.
Wednesday, 21 February 2018 - 6:00pm
Wind turbine
Former heads of state present their work on this governance challenge
Thursday, 22 February 2018 - 5:30pm
Chief Judge Saris
A conversation with Chief Judge Patti Saris, ex-chair of the U.S. Sentencing Commission
Friday, 23 February 2018 - 5:30pm
Indian Government building
A conversation with ex-Cabinet Ministers P. Chidambaram and S. Khurshid
Thursday, 1 March 2018 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Aid Paradoxes in Afghanistan cover
How does international intervention affect state building in situations of fragility?
Thursday, 1 March 2018 - 5:45pm
Steven Vogel
If all markets are artificially created, what are the implications for policy?
Wednesday, 7 March 2018 - 5:30pm
Dominic Barton
Open to Blavatnik School of Government students only
Thursday, 8 March 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Kyoto Prize in Japan 2017
Welcoming the Kyoto Prize Laureates to Oxford for a series of events
Tuesday, 8 May 2018 (All day) to Wednesday, 9 May 2018 (All day)
Bringing together political philosophers interested in applied topics
Thursday, 10 May 2018 (All day)
BSG building
Call for papers - Abstract submission deadline: 28 January, 2018
Monday, 14 May 2018 (All day) to Tuesday, 15 May 2018 (All day)