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[Online Event] Introducing DiploMatrix : A Breakthrough Open Index for Global Tensions • Get your tickets !

Asia Centre and SKEMA Business School are honored to introduce DiploMatrix, an open and innovative Interstate Conflictual Relations Index that marks a significant advancement in the realm of real-time geopolitical surveillance. Developed through rigorous analysis of data from the Global Data on Events, Location, and Tone (GDELT) database, DiploMatrix provides an unmatched perspective on the complexities of international tensions, differentiating between verbal and material conflicts for all country-pairs globally since 2015. In a period characterized by the growing influence of geopolitical disputes on global trade, capital flows, and wars, DiploMatrix emerges as an essential tool, equipping stakeholders with a sophisticated early warning system that is both comprehensive and timely. We invite you to join us in discovering this cutting-edge index, crafted to not only track but also foresee the intricate dynamics that sculpt our global landscape.


11:00 – 11:10 Updates Asia Centre, SKEMA Business School

11:10 – 11:25 Introducing DiploMatrix, data and methodology

11:25 – 11:40 Using DiploMatrix to map South China Sea tensions

11:40 – 12:00 Q&A


Frederic Munier, SKEMA BS

Rodolphe Desbordes, SKEMA BS

François Issard, Asia Centre

Elodie Papin, Asia Centre

Jean-François Di Meglio, Asia Centre

Jean-Baptiste Monnier, Asia Centre

Asia Centre

Founded in 2005, Asia Centre is an independent research institute that holds debates and issues publications on matters relating to international, strategic, economic relations, as well as the political and social transformations underway in the Asia-Pacific.

About SKEMA Business School

With 10,000 students of more than 130 nationalities, 190 professors and 57,000 graduates in 145 countries, SKEMA Business School is a global teaching and research institution that trains talents committed to transforming the world sustainably. Hybridisation between the humanities, social sciences and data sciences is at the heart of its model, and global exposure is its modus operandi.

Multi-accredited (AACSB, EQUIS, EFMD Accredited EMBA), the school is recognised worldwide for its research, more than 70 programmes of excellence, and its international multi-site structure in six countries: Brazil, Canada, China, France, South Africa, and the United States.


This event has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon Europe research and innovation programme under grant agreement number 101061700.

[Views and opinions expressed are however those of the author(s) only and do not necessarily reflect those of the European Union. Neither the European Union nor the granting authority can be held responsible for them]