On 22 December 2014, Petro Poroshenko, President of Ukraine, addressed the Institute on security and trade issues in the wake of the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17.
On 14 November 2014, Executive Director of the Lowy Institute Dr Michael Fullilove spoke to the ABC's Leigh Sales about issues surrounding the G20 Summit in Brisbane.
On 27 November 2014, migration and refugee expert Dr Khalid Koser addressed the Lowy Institute on why the 1951 UN Refugee Convention needs to be reformed.
Maritime security tensions have worsened in recent years in the East China Sea and the South China Sea.
On 30 October 2014, the 2014 Telstra Distinguished International Fellow, Stephen Hadley, spoke to the Lowy Interpreter's Sam Roggeveen about the US response to current crises in the Middle East.
This week Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott promised to 'shirtfront' Russian president Vladimir Putin at the Brisbane G20 Summit.
On 9 October 2014, Lowy Institute East Asia Program Director Merriden Varrall and Fairfax Media's Asia Pacific editor John Garnaut discussed what corruption means in China today, drawing on their e