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The Strategic Hub for Organised Crime Research regularly organises workshops, roundtable discussions and conferences, bringing together policymakers, practitioners and academics to examine specific issues. Most events are by invitation only to members of our network, so if you would like information about how to join, please get in touch via shoc@rusi.org

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Monday, June 7, 2021 (All day) to Saturday, June 26, 2021 (All day)

The European Consortium of Political Research's (ECPR) Standing Group on Organised Crime (SGOC) is pleased to announce its first online Summer School on Transnational Organised Crime. Held in a new all-empowering and...

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 15:00 to 17:00

Fraud against UK citizens, businesses and the UK public purse has reached epidemic levels – it is the volume crime of our times.

This webinar will discuss a timely new research paper from RUSI considering the impact of fraud on UK national security. Driven in part by growing public...

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 16:00 to 18:00

The internet brings both convenience and crime, including financial crime risks. This event offers views on the subject, from law enforcement agencies, regulators, blockchain analytics companies, as well as traditional financial sector and researchers.

The ever-expanding range of options...

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 13:00 to 14:30

This event will discuss the need for new strategy and leadership to tackle cyber fraud based on the RUSI report The UK’s Response to Cyber Fraud: A Strategic Vision.

The webinar aims to showcase a new RUSI research paper on fresh approaches to tackling the scourge of cyber fraud. The...

Friday, February 26, 2021 - 14:00 to 15:30

RUSI’s Centre for Financial Crime and Security Studies (CFCS) invites you to a fireside chat with Companies House.

The UK has played a leading role in increasing company ownership transparency by making its company registry publicly accessible since 2016. Despite this welcome move,...

Monday, February 15, 2021 - 14:00 to 15:30

While the benefits of prioritising diversity and inclusion within an organisation are by now generally accepted, translating these into concrete institutional commitments remains a challenge. This is also true of organisations in the defence and security space, both inside and outside government...

Thursday, May 28, 2020 (All day) to Friday, May 29, 2020 (All day)
Royal United Services Institute

This workshop will bring together selected experts, practitioners and academics to discuss practical cases, best practice, challenges and reforms related to organised crime and port security in their port of reference. Delegates will hail from a number of different authorities,...

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 16:00 to 17:15


In February 2020, the UK government launched a consultation on its plans to establish up to 10 freeports in the UK.

The consultation paper envisions freeports as ‘humming hubs of high-quality manufacturing’ and ‘titans of transhipment’, which will stimulate trade, investment and...

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 16:30 to 18:00
Royal United Services Institute

Over the past decade, awareness amongst UK policymakers of both the scale of the UK’s economic crime problem and the extent to which it intersects with a range of public policy objectives in the national security, prosperity and public protection spheres.

This culminated in the launch of...

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 08:15 to 09:30
Royal United Services Institute

The Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies (RUSI) is pleased to invite our Major Corporate Level Members and Above to an exclusive breakfast briefing with Lord Hogan-Howe QPM, Distinguished Fellow at RUSI and former Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police Service.