The Norwegian Atlantic Committee organizes an annual regional course in international politics in seven Norwegian cities. The aim is to offer time-relevant lectures on current topics by highly qualified experts on security-, foreign-, and defence policy. The target group is teachers at high-school level, lecturers, staff and students at universities, colleges, politicians on the regional level, civil service, media, and the military.

The courses are held in Tromsø, Bodø, Trondheim, Bergen, Stavanger, Kristiansand and Oslo with a total number of 1200 participants yearly.


The overreaching title of the 2019 course is: "Europe :30 years after the fall of the Berlin wall". This year's speakers are:

Associate Professor Per Martin Norheim-Martinsen at the Norwegian Defence University College.

Senior Research Fellow Kristin Haugevik at Norwegian Institute of International Affairs.

Professor and Director of Research Katarzyna Zysk at the Norwegian Institute for Defence Studies.

Author and Adviser Sylo Taraku at the think tank Agenda. 


Regional course in international politics at the Royal Norwegian Air Force Academy in Trondheim, December 2015.