Institut Royal des Etudes Stratégiques
Asia-Pacific dynamics and its impact on global balances: ...

IRES organized, December 5th, 2014, a seminar dedicated to the discussion of the preliminary findings of the study entitled "Asia-Pacific dynamics and its impact on global balances: what effects on Morocco ?" which was attended by diplomats, representatives of public and private sector and academic experts.

This seminar stressed the geopolitical and geo-economic issues related to the centrality of the Asia-Pacific and its resulting effects on the international and regional positioning of Morocco.

Discussions focused also on the current state of Morocco's cooperation with key countries of this region as well as on some relevant foreign policy options to enable Morocco to anticipate the structural changes induced by the shift of world balances for the benefit of Asia Pacific.

8.45
ACCUEIL DES PARTICIPANTS

9.00
-Mot d’introduction de M. Mohammed Tawfik MOULINE,
Directeur Général de l’Institut Royal des Etudes Stratégiques

9.15
Modérateur : Said MOUFTI
Directeur de Recherche à l’IRES, Coordinateur du programme d’études
« Relations extérieures du Maroc »
Rachid EL HOUDAIGUI,
Professeur universitaire, université Abdelmalek Saadi,
Coordinateur du groupe de travail de l’IRES sur l’Asie Pacifique.
Kei NAKAWAGA,
Professeur et chef de Département,
Université des études internationales de Hagoromo, Japon.
Elmostafa REZRAZI,
Expert en gestion de crises et des affaires stratégiques,
Affaires asiatiques, Professeur associé aux
universités de Tokyo, Waseda, Doshisha, Sapporo Gakuin.

10.00
DEBAT GENERAL

11.15
MOT DE CLOTURE