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Third Site: Missile Defense in Europe Conference

19.04.2007

Groundbreaking Conference on Missile Defense in Europe

PSSI Washington co-sponsored its first event since the opening of its Washington DC office in January of this year on the prospects and challenges of missile defense in Europe.
 
The event was headlined by a presentation by the Czech Minister of Foreign Affairs, Karel Schwarzenberg. Other distinguished speakers included Hon. Robert G. Joseph, former Under Secretary, Arms Control and International Security, U.S. Department of State, Hon. Daniel Fried, Assistant Secretary of State for Europe, Brigadier General Patrick O’Reilly, Deputy Director, Missile Defense Agency, Ellen Tauscher, Chair, Subcommittee on Strategic Forces, House Armed Services Committee, Dr. Andrzej Karkoszka, former Polish State Secretary for Defense and Director of the Strategic Defense Review and Robert Bell, former Assistant Secretary General of NATO.

The conference program entitled "Third Site: Missile Defense in Europe" was co-sponsored by the Atlantic Council of the United States. The program and list of attendees appear below. PSSI Washington intends to continue its contribution to this debate as well as to other pressing security issues.
 
 


PSSI's Study Quoted in the Freedom House's Report On the State of Democracy in the Czech Republic

18.04.2018

Freedom House quoted our paper on Czech parliamentary elections in their Nations in Transit report. The Prague Security Studies Institute analyzed the way in which platforms disseminating disinformation referred to electoral campaign before ... more »

A Workshop on Youth Leadership Development Concluded the First Run of PSSI's Security Academy for Young Politicians

17.04.2018

The first run of PSSI's Security Academy for Young Politicians was concluded by a workshop on Youth Leadership Development organized in collaboration with National Democratic Institute - NDI. The workshop was led by Hannah Starman from Yes ... more »

Call For Applications: NATO Summer School 2018

12.04.2018

NATO SUMMER SCHOOL 2018 14th Annual PSSI Summer School, in cooperation with NATO Public Diplomacy Division and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic. “NATO in the Age of Hybrid Warfare“ July 1-7, 2018 (Orlík, ... more »

PSSI Introduces Its Brand of Economic and Financial Cross-Domain Responses to Space Hybrid Threats

23.03.2018

PSSI’s Space Security Program Director, Dr. Jana Robinson, took part in the U.S. Strategic Command’s (USSTRATCOM) Deterrence and Assurance Academic Alliance 2018 Conference and related tabletop exercise (TTX) at Offutt Air Force Base. The ... more »

PSSI became a member of the Network of Democracy Research Institutes (NDRI)

20.03.2018

The Network of Democracy Research Institutes (NDRI) is a global network of think tanks that conduct research and analysis on democracy, democratization, and related topics in comparative government and international affairs. The NDRI is a key network ... more »

PSSI launched the Security Academy for Young Politicians

17.03.2018

  PSSI launched a new security scholars program titled “Security Academy for Young Politicians”. The first lecture was held by the former Czech ambassador to France Pavel Fischer who discussed the security challenges in the 21st century ... more »