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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.

PSSI's Second Briefing Paper in the Project Identification of Instruments for the Protection of the Czech Republic from the Non-standard Economic Behavior of the Russian Federation

19.07.2017

The second Briefing Paper of the project "Identification of Instruments for the Protection of the Czech Republic from the Non-standard Economic Behavior of the Russian Federation" is now available! This time we focus on "The Role of Russian ... more »

The Call for Applications to Robinson-Martin Security Scholars Program (RMSSP) 2017/2018 is Now Open!

17.07.2017

Are you interested in international and domestic security affairs? Would you like to become a well-equipped professional capable of understanding the complex national security problems and foreign policy issues of the 21st century? Apply to the Robinson-Martin ... more »

PSSI launched its 13th NATO Summer School in Měřín, Czech Republic

10.07.2017

In cooperation with NATO's Public Diplomacy Division, PSSI kicked off its 13th NATO summer school “NATO in the Age of Hybrid Warfare“, which is being held between July 9 - 15, 2017 in Měřín. Over 20 security-minded students from ... more »

PSSI Contributed to CIR Report "Information warfare in the Internet"

03.07.2017

PSSI contributed to the publication "Information warfare in the Internet: Countering Pro-Kremlin Disinformation in the CEE Countries"  that offers recommendations such as teaching children to distinguish fake news from the real ones; naming ... more »

PSSI and the Czech MFA Held a Conference on "Fifteen Years of Czech Presence in Civilian Missions"

19.06.2017

On June 19, 2017, PSSI joined forces with the Czech Ministry of Foreign Affairs to celebrate the fifteenth anniversary of the first involvement of the Czech Republic in civilian missions of the EU and OSCE in a one-day conference that was held at ... more »

PSSI released a video from the second rountable on Russia's influence activities

15.06.2017

On April 5, PSSI and CEID co-organized a closed-door roundtable that presented preliminary findings from two ongoing projects – “The Development of Economic Relations Between V4 and Russia: Before and After Ukraine” and “Raising ... more »