Speakers China

It’s time to announce the speakers on the region China! We are honored to welcome to our anniversary event: Rosemary Gibson Rosemary Gibson is an American award-winning author and expert in health care and health care reform, Medicare, patient safety, overtreatment medicine and Western dependence on Chinese medicine. Ms. Gibson’s critically acclaimed works include China […]

Speakers Arctic

It’s time to announce the speakers on the region Arctic! We are honored to welcome to our anniversary event: Carola van Rijnsoever Carola van Rijnsoever is an expert in the fields of sustainability and European politics, particularly geopolitics, with extensive experience in the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Ms. van Rijnsoever has worked in a […]

Speakers Africa

It’s time to announce the speakers on the continent Africa! We are honored to welcome to our anniversary event: Sophia Ugwu Sophia Ugwu is the Founder and Chairperson of the Center for African Justice, Peace, and Human Rights, an organization that works to build communal capacities and strengthen peace, human rights, and justice on the […]


It’s time to announce our keynote speakers! We are proud and honored to present to you: Jaap de Hoop Scheffer Jaap de Hoop Scheffer is a diplomat, politician, and academic from the Netherlands. After graduating with an LL.M degree from Leiden University in 1974, Mr. De Hoop Scheffer served in the Royal Netherlands Air Force […]

Defensity College: Wargame experience: conflict in Ukraine

As part of the symposium “Challenges on all fronts”, JASON Institute and Defensity College are organizing an online wargame about the conflict in the Ukraine on April 9 (13:00 – 15:00). As a participant, you place yourself in one of the (warring) parties and you experience how difficult it is to resolve the conflict. When […]

Anniversary magazine

To mark our 45th anniversary, we published a special anniversary edition of JASON Magazine. In this unique issue, we look back on the past 45 years, but also look towards the future. The anniversary edition addresses the themes of NATO’s future, climate security, extremism and human rights. The magazine features contributions from, and interviews with […]

Theme description

Throughout its history, NATO has had the relative luxury of engaging in wars of choice. But close to its 72nd birthday, the alliance is faced with wars of necessity and it struggles to determine its degree of involvement. A closely networked global society has increased inter-state dependencies and created new dimensions of national security and […]

COVID-19 and online venue

Unfortunately, the COVID-19 pandemic still has the world in its grip. While large scale vaccination campaigns are being implemented all across the globe, the situation remains treacherous. As a result, it is unfortunately not possible to invite you to celebrate JASON’s 45th anniversary with us at the Grote Kerk in The Hague. Instead, we will […]