Frieden und Konfliktstudien Online: Von Inhaltstransfer zur interkulturellen Gruppenbildung

Tag der Lehre an der Universität Innsbruck. Innsbruck, 23 November 2018.

Towards a Science of Peace

Moderator of the First Innsbruck Peace Lecture given by Prof. Christopher Mitchell, Professor Emeritus George Mason University. Innsbruck, 21 November 2018

Pedagogical Interventions for Peace Workers in Education

Symposium Co-Convener, together with Hilary Cremin and Tim Archer (Faculty of Education, University of Cambridge). With the participation of Ruta N and Colegiatura Colombiana de Diseño (Colombia), University of Guadalajara (Mexico), Center for Conflict Analysis and Resolution of George Mason University. Innsbruck 20 - 22 November 2018.

The implementation of the Peace Accords: Challenges for Peaceful Conflict Transformation

Conference talk within the Framework of the second "Colombia Day" at the Jena Center for Reconciliation Studies, University of Jena "Zwei Jahre nach dem Friedensabkommen: Quo Vadis Kolumbien?". Jena, 22 May 2018

Elicitive Conflict Transformation

In the framework of the series "Conflicts make sense" (Konflikte stiften Sinn). Haus der Begegnung. Innsbruck, 22 May 2018.

Procesos de Paz y Posconflicto: Miradas desde las experiencias latinoamericanas / Postkonflikt und Friedensprozesse: Perspektiven und Erfahrungen aus Lateinamerikas

Co-Facilitation Roundtable with Natalia Serrano Ávila and Marcela Torres Heredia. 34th Annual Convention of the Austrian Research Group on Latin America. Strobl am Wolfgangsee, 18-20 May 2018. 

Konfliktanalyse von der Episode zum Epizentrum

Modul im Rahmen des Lehrgangs "Konflikte transformieren und sich dabei weiter entwickeln. Lehrgang für ganzheitliche Konflikttransformation." Haus der Begegnung. Innsbruck, 23. - 24. März 2018

Building Territorial Peace in Colombia: An Elicitive and Transrational Approach

Talk with the CPERG (Cambridge Peace Education Research Group), Faculty of Education. University of Cambridge. Cambridge 20 March 2018.

Gender & Peace Building: Beyond the Question of Inclusion & Exclusion

Commentator to the Lecture by Zahra' Langhi, Co-founder and the CEO of the Libyan Women's Platform for Peace. University of Innsbruck. Innsbruck, 28 November 2017

Kamingespräch "Friedensprozess in Kolumbien"

Mit Ralf Leonhard, Peter Musch und Marcela Torres Heredia. Wohnpartner Zentrale. Wien, 15 November 2017

Konflikte Verstehen, Frieden Stiften: Schwierige Konflikte durch Conflict Mapping Verändern

Mit Dr.in Elisabeth Anker. Haus der Begegnung. Innsbruck, 17. - 21. Juli 2017

Nein zum Frieden: Konflikt und Friedensvertrag in Kolumbien

Peace Summer School Augsburg. Chair for Political Science, Peace and Conflict Research. Augsburg, 20 June 2017.

The Peace Process in Colombia

Roundtable with Ralf Leonhard, Duván Ocampo and Carolina Osorio. 33rd Annual Convention of the Austrian Research Association on Latin America (LAF). Strobl am Wolfgangsee, 20 May 2017.

Peace in Colombia: From Cartagena to Bogotá

Background of the Colombian conflict and the peace processes. Workshop. Jena Center for Reconciliation Studies. Jena, 10 May 2017.

See the videos to the presentations under these links, available until 20.12.2017:




Terror on Tour: Borders, Detours and Contingencies

Sex, security and migration: Seeking elicitive clues in the analysis of the 2015 Cologne’s Sylvesternacht. Paper presented at the conference hosted by the University of Innsbruck in cooperation with the University of Roehampton and the University of Chichester. Innsbruck, 29-31 March 2017. 

City Mondays (Lunes de Ciudad)

The opposite of insecurity is living together (Lo contrario a inseguridad es convivencia). Theatre Pablo Tobón Uribe. Medellín, 6 March 2017

Comprendiendo el No a la Paz: Un Análisis desde el Mapeo Elicitivo de Conflictos

Seminar with Professors from the Universidad Externado de Colombia. Bogotá, 15 February 2017

International Studies Association (ISA), Annual Conventions

  • Colombia’s No to Peace: An Elicitive Conflict Mapping Analysis. Paper presented at the Panel Peacebuilding and civil resistance in Colombia. Participation sponsored by the Austrian Research Community (ÖFG). Baltimore, 21 - 25 February 2017
  • Plural Notions of Peace and Elicitive Conflict Transformation. Paper presented at the Panel Perspectives on Conflict Transformation. Participation sponsored by the Austrian Research Community (ÖFG). Atlanta, 16 - 19 March 2016
  • Elicitive Conflict Mapping: A Practical Tool for Peace Workers. Paper presented at the Panel Conflict Resolution Tools for the Field. Participation sponsored by the Austrian Research Community (ÖFG). New Orleans, 18 - 21 February 2015
  • Reflections on the self: Intersections between feminist and peace studies methodologies. Paper presented at the Panel Feminist Methodology: Scholarship-Based Content and Pedagogy. Participation sponsored by the Austrian Research Community (ÖFG). San Diego, 1 - 4 April 2012.
  • In/Security in Colombia: Peace and War at the Crossroads. Paper presented at the Panel Armed Conflict, Violence and Victims in Latin America. Participation sponsored by the Austrian Research Community (ÖFG). New Orleans, 17 - 20 February 2010.
  • (In)Secure subjectivities: Feminist accounts of the subject of security in IR. Paper presented at the Panel Feminist Security Studies: Security, Sovereignty, the Body and Border. Participation sponsored by the Austrian Research Community (ÖFG). New York, 15 - 18 February 2009.
  • Telling different stories: Subjectivity in contemporary feminism. Paper presented at the Panel Gender Theory, Subjectivity and Security. Participation sponsored by the Austrian Research Community (ÖFG). San Francisco, 26 - 29 March 2008.
  • A gender critique of the demobilization process in Medellín. Paper presented at the Panel Gendering (In)security and Terror(ism). Chicago, 28 February - 1 March 2007.

Conflict Transformation

Workshop facilitated with Norbert Koppensteiner. Cambridge Peace and Education Research Group. Cambridge, 12 November 2016

Elicitive Conflict Transformation Experiential Workshop

Workshop facilitated with Norbert Koppensteiner. Cambridge Peace and Education Research Group. Cambridge, 10 November 2016

Making Sense of Colombia's No to Peace: An Elicitive Conflict Mapping Analysis

Workshop facilitated with Terence Bevington. Cambridge Peace and Education Research Group. Cambridge, 8 November 2016

Elicitive Conflict Facilitation

Workshop for peace facilitators, peace researchers and alumni of the MA Program in Peace Studies (University of Innsbruck). Facilitated with Norbert Koppensteiner. Innsbruck, 12 - 16 October 2016

Elicitive Conflict Mapping

Workshop for peace researchers and alumni of the MA Program in Peace Studies (University of Innsbruck). Facilitated with Norbert Koppensteiner. Innsbruck, 7 - 11 October 2016

Restorative Justice in Peace Education: Philosophy, methodology and praxis

Workshop together with Terence Bevington (University of Cambridge) within the framework of Education for Territorial Peace. University of Antioquia. Medellín, 31 August 2016

There is a deep conflict in Colombia / Es gibt einen tiefsitzenden Konflikt in Kolumbien

Interview with Daniel Heinrich from Die Deutsche Welle. October 2016

Peace has to be learned / Frieden muss man lernen

Interview with Michael Güthlein from Chrismon, Evangelical Online Magazine. October 2016

The map is not the territory

Workshop during the Adam Curle Symposium. University of Bradford. Bradford, 5 September 2016

Procedural peace and peace processes: cultural, relational and personal changes for peace

Inaugural conference of the series about the Peace Referendum in Colombia. University Eafit. Medellin, 22 August 2016

In Medellin, Territorial Peace counts on You!

Training for public officials. City administration of Medellin. Museum of Memory. Medellin, 21 June 2016

Imperfect Peace Curriculum

Debates en Torno a la Paz Imperfecta. University of Granada. Granada, 12 - 14 May 2015

Peace and Migration: Conflict Transformation at our Fingertips

Participatory lecture. UNESCO Chair for Peace Studies, InKonTra and Tao Sangha Zentrum. Dornbirn, 29 January 2016.

The Art of Elicitive Conflict Mapping

Advanced workshop for alumni of the MA Program in Peace Studies, University of Innsbruck. Together with Dr. Norbert Koppensteiner. Innsbruck, 10 - 14 December 2015.

Welt im Ohr

War and Peace: A Conversation about the Causes of Refugee Flows worldwide (Krieg und Frieden: Ein Gespräch über die Ursachen von Flüchtlingswellen weltweit). Ö1, Friday 25 September 2015.

Many Peaces Academic Festival

Migrants as Third Sides in Conflict Transformation. Innsbruck, 12 August 2015.

Museum House of Memory

Workshop on Many Peaces and Elicitive Conflict Transformation. With the participation of the University Autónoma Latinoamericana. Medellín, 22 - 24 June 2015 (hear a short note about it here)

Centre for Historical Memory

Pluralizing Peace and Truths. Division of Peace Agreements. Bogotá. 17 June 2015

Polylog: Forum for Intercultural Philosophy

The art of social healing in Colombia. "Reconciliation and Justice". 5th Intercultural interdisciplinary colloquium. Institute for science and art. Vienna, 20 - 22 May, 2015.

Dialoguing about the Peace Dialogues

Pluralizing Peace Concepts: Narratives about Harmony, Truth, Justice and Security. "Dialoguing about the Peace Dialogues: Seminar about Peace, Justice and Law". University San Buenaventura. Medellín, 12 March 2015.

University EAFIT

Beyond the Peace Agreement: Plurality in the Conceptualizations of Peace (Más Allá del Acuerdo: Pluralidad en las Concepciones de Paz). Seminar on the Peace Process: Truth, Justice, Reconciliation. Medellin, 5 - 6 February 2015

Grillhof. Tyrolean Institute of Higher Education

Peace Research and Conflict Transformation (Friedensforschung und Konflikttransformation). Advent at the Grillhof. Innsbruck, 9 December 2014

Philosophical Café

Peace: An Insecure Concept (Frieden: Ein unsicherer Begriff). Innsbruck, 20 March 2014

University of Valle

Peace in Plural and Elicitive Conflict Transformation (Paz en Plural y la Transformación Elicitiva de Conflictos). Cali, 22 August 2013

University Foundation of the Andean Region

Plural Approaches to Peace and Elicitive Conflict Transformation (Aproximaciones Plurales a la Paz y la Transformación Elicitiva de Conflictos). Pereira, 21 August 2013

World Peace Academy

(In)Security and Plural Peace in Colombia. Wednesday Evening Public Seminar. Basel, 12 June 2013.

ITESO Jesuit University of Guadalajara

Peaces and Plurality. Graduate course in Peace and Conflict Transformation. Online conference, 16 March 2013. 

Leiden University College, The Hague

An Overview of Plural Notions of Peace and Elicitive Conflict Transformation. Case-Studies and Challenges of Diversity and Integration. Online conference, 12 February 2013.

Austrian Research Group on Latinamerica (LAF), Annual Conventions

  • A Transparent Society: A Critical Perspective on the Collaboration and Support Networks in Colombia. Paper presented at the Roundtable Militarization of Politics and Conflict Resources in Latin America. Strobl am Wolfgangsee, 27 - 29 May 2011.
  • Gender, conflict and peace: Research in Latin America. Roundtable coordinator with Luisa Dietrich. Strobl am Wolfgangsee, 7 - 9 May 2010.
  • New paradigms on violence in Colombia. Paper (in spanish) presented at the Round table Latin American thought, Latin American philosophy. Strobl am Wolfgangsee, 1 - 3 June 2007.
  • Feminist Contributions to an Insecure Peace. Paper (in spanish) presented at the Panel Politics, Power, Violence. Strobl am Wolfgangsee, 20 - 22 May 2005. 

4th International Conference on Global Studies

Global Movements Beyond Security: Re-imagining Migration. Stream: Hollistic and Theoretical Perspectives - Parallel Sessions. Rio de Janeiro, 18 - 20 July 2011.

Left Forum

Revisiting the Concept of Solidarity: Support and Collaboration Networks in Colombia. Paper presented at the Panel The International Civil Observation of Human Rights in Latin America and its Social Dimension. New York, 18-20 March 2011.

The Shelter Project

Migrants as Threats: How Security Discourses Define Self and Other. Vienna, 10 June 2010

Ö1 Mittagsjournal

Colombian President Uribe: Attempts at a third period in office. Radio-Interview. Austria, 24 January 2010

Austrian Agency for International Cooperation in Education and Research (ÖAD)

Intercultural living: Challenges, opportunities and possibilities for conflict transformation. Workshop organized with the Institute of Geography of the University of Innsbruck. Innsbruck, 23 January 2010

Haus der Begegnung

The nonviolent rebel. Moderation with Argentinian Peace Nobel Laureate Adolfo Pérez Esquivel and Unesco Chairholder for Peace Studies Wolfgang Dietrich. Innsbruck, 29 September 2009

Refugee Studies Centre (U. Oxford) and Department of Peace Studies (U. Bradford)

A non-negotiated solution to the Colombian conflict? Workshop "Rethinking and Transforming Security: Would negotiations make a difference?" Oxford, 21-22 May 2009

¡Muestra! Iberoamerican Filmfestival Passau

Latinamerican Politics: between violent and nonviolent conflicts. Passau, 22 November 2008

Zeit im Bild, ORF 1

Latin American politics and 2008 US Elections. TV Interview on Latin American - US relations during the Bush administration and perspectives on policiy changes under the new US government. 4 November 2008

Intercultural Competences

Intercultural conflict transformation: prescriptive and elicitive models. Lehrgang "Fit für Vielfalt: Dialog und Integrationsarbeit in Tirol". Innsbruck, 1 November 2008

Peace with the Unpeaceful?

Development and Peace. Discussion paper (in German) on Prof. Dr. Heidrun Zinecker's contribution "Development, underdevelopment and peace" (Entwicklung, Unterentwicklung und Frieden) at the Conference Frieden mit dem Unfrieden? Wissenschaftsbestände im Wandel, organized by the AFK (Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Friedens- und Konfliktforschung). Leipzig, 29 February - 2 March 2008

Conflict transformation in intercultural contexts

Cultural causes of violence in Colombia. Lecture. MA Program in Intercultural Competences. Danube University Krems. Krems, 19 January 2008

Cultures of Security

In/security in Colombia from a peace perspective. Lecture. Institute of History, University of Vienna. Vienna, 5 December 2007

Public Administration and Local Development

Towards a peaceful Antioquia: key concepts for conflict transformation. Politécnico Colombiano Jaime Isaza Cadavid. Medellín, 7 June 2007

The European Union as a Global Actor

EU global battles: conflict prevention and management in third world countries. Paper presented at the Panel European Security Policy. Cost Action 24, Tallinn University and the Swedish Institute of International Affairs. Tallinn, 28 - 29 May 2007

Peacebuilding and Trauma Recovery: Integrated Strategies in Post-War Reconstruction

Conflict transformation and prevention in Antioquia. Paper presented at the Panel Transforming Societies. Conference organized by the Conflict Resolution Institute, University of Denver. Denver, 22 - 24 February 2007

Peace and conflict transformation in developing countries

Strategies for dealing with violent conflicts. Seminar and Workshop (in German). Austrian Agency for International Cooperation in Education and Research (ÖAD). Innsbruck, February 2007

ORF Interview

The current political situation in Colombia. Exhibition "Geister, Gold, Schamanen. Goldschätze aus Kolumbien". Schlossmuseum Linz, April 2007

9/11 Five years after: Values, Risk and Identity in the War on Terror

Gender effects of the Democratic Security Policy. Paper presented at the Panel Gendering (in)security and terrorism. Cost Action 24, the Changing Landscape of Security and Liberty in Europe (Challenge) and the PRIO Strategic Institute Programme the Threat to Europe. Oslo, 11 - 12 September 2006

Long Night of Research

The Innsbruck School of Peace Studies, with Belachew Gebrewold and Norbert Koppensteiner. Innsbruck, 1 October 2005

Ten Years Working for Peace

Reflections on Insecure Peaces. MA in Peace and Development Studies, Universitat Jaume I. Castello, January 2005