BASIC and partners organized a series of conferences, or shadow summits, with civil society actors to take place in parallel to the NATO Summits in 2009, 2010, and 2012.
BASIC, the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, the Elliott School of International Affairs, NATO Watch, and Strategy International organized a two-day civil society Shadow NATO Summit in May 2012 with the support of the Marmot Trust, NATO Public Diplomacy Division, and the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation.
May 14-15, 2012
Numerous policy experts and officials attended these events organized around the two NATO summits in 2009 and 2010. They were organized by NATO Watch, BASIC, Bertelsmann Stiftung and ISIS-Europe, and supported by the Marmot Charitable Trust.
November 15 - 16, 2010
March 31 - April 1, 2009