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PSSI Senior Fellow and Special Projects Director Jiří Schneider Is Appointed As Executive Director of the Aspen Institute Prague

15.12.2015

We are proud to announce that Jiří Schneider, former Czech First Deputy Foreign Minister and a long-time principal of PSSI (including six years as Program Director), has been appointed as Executive Director of the Aspen Institute Prague (AIP).  He will begin his duties in this prestigious new position effective January 1, 2016.

While we will greatly miss Jiří, he will remain on the Institutes’ International Advisory Board and in contact with our PSSI team going forward.  We wish he and AIP only the best in their future endeavors.  Our Program Director and Board Member, Petr Lang, will serve as our senior executive in Prague, reporting directly to PSSI’s Chairman and Co-Founder Roger Robinson.

Call for Applications: 15th Annual PSSI Summer School

11.04.2019

We are now accepting applications for this year's summer school! The 15th Annual PSSI Summer School, organized in cooperation with NATO Public Diplomacy Division and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic, is titled “NATO ... more »

PSSI At 35th Space Symposium

07.04.2019

PSSI’s Space Security Program Director, Dr. Jana Robinson, is attending the 35th Space Symposium, organized annually by the Space Foundation. ... more »

The Second Run of PSSI's Security Academy for Young Politicians

06.04.2019

The Security Academy for Young Politicians is a program offered to members of youth organizations of democratic political parties in order to improve their capabilities in the security field. This year's run was concluded on April 6.  The ... more »

PSSI Organized a Public Debate on NATO

05.04.2019

The Prague Security Studies Institute organized a public debate about NATO on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the Alliance. The opening remarks were delivered by the U.S. Ambassador to the Czech Republic Stephen ... more »

PSSI Published a Study Looking at the Most Popular Myths about the EU

19.03.2019

The analysis focused on the six most common myths about the EU spreading on disinformation websites in 2018.  The primary data was supplied by manipulatori.cz, the data-gathering was conducted using the >versus< media monitoring tool, ... more »

New Issue of Our Newsletter About the the Economic and Financial Aspects of National Security is Now Available

09.03.2019

The latest issue of the newsletter presents the outline of the Czech investment screening mechanism, explores the role of the International Investment Bank, and takes a look at the Russian investments in Crimea.  ... more »