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PSSI participated in a cybersecurity research trip to Budapest

24.05.2016

On May 19, PSSI Jakub Tomášek participated in the third study trip to Budapest, which was realized as part of project "Secure and Strong: V4 Goes Cyber" led by the Slovak Security Policy Institute (SSPI) and supported by the International Visegrad Fund.

Experts from the Visegrad region held a series of consultations. The first meeting was chaired by Gábor Pozderka from the Hungarian Ministry of Defence and focused on the interlinkage between cyber security and data protection in the Armed Forces. It was followed by a discussion with Gábor Hirsch, Head of ICT Working Group from Alliance for Digital Economy, who highlighted the cyber security concerns in the private sector. Subsequently, Arthur Keleti, Head of the Voluntary Cyber Defense Collaboration, addressed the need for further cooperation of different sectors in protecting critical infrastructure.

In late afternoon, Zsolt Illési, Associate Professor at College of Dunaújváros; and Tomáš Flídr, Member of Board of the Czech Institute of Information Security Managers, took part in a discussion concerning cyber security challenges and the V4 group, which was held at the Corvinus University of Budapest.

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 »