From February 17 to 19, Munich again hosted some of the most important decision-makers in the realm of international security policy: under the chairmanship of Ambassador Wolfgang Ischinger, around 500 leaders debated current crises and future challenges to international security at the Munich Security Conference 2017.
Download the program and list of participants here. Photos and videos of the conference can be found in our media library. We have also compiled transcripts of many of the speeches as well as key quotes made during the debates. Take a look at select press reviews and analyses of the Munich debates and find out more about our Munich Security Report, an annual report on key issues in international security published in the run-up to the Munich conference. A summary of the debates at the traditional MSC Kick-off Event, where, on February 13, MSC chairman Ischinger introduced the topics of the upcoming Munich Security Conference, is available here.
We have also summarized all information on this year's Munich Security Conference in the right-hand column.