Kurdistan after ISIS Conference

1st International Scientific Conference – BCHS, 2017 is going to be held during April 19-20, 2017 at Duhok, Iraqi Kurdistan Region. The conference has sessions covering key political, economic, geopolitics, and geostrategic issues affecting the upcoming events in Kurdistan. The conference is coordinated by university of Duhok and will be organized by BCHS (Besikci Center for Humanity Studies)

The main aim of the conference is to bring together academics, leading scientists, government officials, policy makers, and politicians whose work is related to politics, geography, geopolitics, Geostrategic, to discuses and exchange information on latest events on the Middle East and their affects on Kurdistan . Areas of interest include (but are not confined to):


1- Geopolitics of Kurdistan 

2- Borders issues

3- Kurdistan and state-building

4- Manage and development the Resources in Kurdistan 

5- Demographics and ethnicity issues 

6- Kurdistan and oil

7- Kurdish Politics 

8- Kurdish-Kurdish Relations

9- Kurdish-Regional Relations

10- Kurdistan in international politics

11- The Kurdish Identity and Future Challenges 

12- Society of Kurdistan

13- The role of Media in Kurdish politics 

14- Kurdish national character (Peshmarga)

15- Language and identify

The conference aims also to put up realistic perspectives, interests and concerns prevalent about the reality and future of Kurds within conflict raging in the Middle East, hoping to engage in inter-disciplinary and trans-disciplinary discussions that will add to our understanding valuable information about the political situation of Kurds in present and future within the political scene who has faced and is expected to face dramatic changes.

Our hope is to provide a leading forum for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Kurdish Issue in Middle East and its relation to ISIS.