The Manama Dialogue is intended to provide a forum for the national security establishments of the participating states to exchange views on regional security challenges. The IISS has no agenda of its own in convening this summit other than to create the occasion at which multilateral diplomacy can do its work. Sheikh Khalid Bin Ahmed Bin Mohamed Al Khalifa, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bahrain, leads a talk moderated by John Chipman- International Institute for Strategic Studies
Shiekh Khalid Bin Ahmed Al Khalifa
Shiekh Khalid Bin Ahmed Bin Mohammed Al Khalifa is the Minister of Foreign Affairs of The Kingdom of Bahrain.
Dr. John Chipman
Dr. John Chipman is the Director-General and Chief Executive at The International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) in London, England.
Francois Heisbourg is Chairman of The International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) and of the Geneva Centre for Security Policy (Special Advisor, Fondation pour la Recherche Strategique, Paris).