The DSF is a highly distinguished think tank that discusses international relations, economics, politics, security and defence.  DSF has organised events with speeches from many distinguished diplomats, politicians, journalists, military personnel and academics. 

The long list includes speeches to DSF by;

Sir Andrew Green, KCMG

General Sir Jeremy Mackenzie, GCB, OBE

Japanese Ambassador, Masaki Orita

Sandy Berger, Adviser President Clinton

Sir Christopher Meyer, KCMG

Lieut General Sir Christopher Wallace KBE

Ukrainian Ambassador, Igor, Mitiukov

Simon Weston OBE

Admiral Sir Michael Boyce, GCB, OBE, ADC

Frederick Forsyth, Author

HRH Prince Michael of Kent

John Simpson, BBC

Rear-Admiral Richard Cobbold


Events are held at the Garrick Club, the Carlton Club, the Navy Club & other pretigious locations.


Pageantry & Performance (More); the author and photograph is Henry Dallal, celebrated for his photographs of HM The Queen and worldwide.

Defence and Security Forum, is an independent, self-financing organisation that will really keep you informed on current affairs

These include international relations, economics, politics, security and defence, discussed with the people that matter.   We rely on your support. If you share our aims and objectives, why not become a member?

All events are subject to strict Chatham House rules with no reporting by the press, allowing speakers to speak more freely

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Defence and Security Forum

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