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First James Q. Whitaker Lecture at Charles University

04.04.2008

The lecture given by Andor Sandor on March 26, 2008 commenced the new joint project between PSSI and Security Studies MA Program at Faculty of Social Sciences


On March 26, 2008 Former Head of Czech Military Intelligence Andor Sandor delivered a two-hour lecture on concepts, terms and structures of intelligence services. He covered a broad array of issues, including combating international terrorism, the transformation of Czechoslovak military intelligence after the fall of Communism or the foreign missions of the Czech Army. The lecture was attended by some 40 students of Robinson-Martin Security Scholars Program and students of MA Security Studies Program. The main purpose of James Q. Whitaker Security Lectures, named after the main supporter of MA Program in Security Studies, is to bring the practitioners from political, security and intelligence fields to academia and thus share with the students their hands on experience in respected areas.

New Study on Cyber Security and the Financial Sector in the Czech Republic

15.01.2020

The Prague Security Studies Institute has published a new study focusing on cyber security in the financial sector.  The aim of the report is to demonstrate the latest legislative and regulatory developments in the field of cyber security ... more »

Dr. John P. Stopher Joins PSSI as Senior Fellow

09.01.2020

PSSI is pleased to announce that Dr. John Stopher, former Principal Assistant to the U.S. Secretary of the Air Force for Space, has joined the Institute as a Senior Fellow. Dr. Stopher will provide expertise on American policy, planning, strategy and ... more »

Frank Asbeck Joins PSSI as Senior Fellow

09.01.2020

PSSI is pleased to announce that Frank Asbeck, former Principal Advisor for Space and Security Policy at the European External Action Service, has joined the Institute as a Senior Fellow. Mr. Asbeck will provide expertise concerning the space policies ... more »

New Study Compares Strategic Communication in the Czech Republic and Poland

05.01.2020

In a world characterised by the decline of traditional media and the expansion of social networks, strategic communication is an invaluable tool for building trust between citizens and state institutions.  This study aims to map and compare ... more »

PSSI Publishes Summary Report from its Fifth Space Security Conference

19.12.2019

On December 19, 2019, PSSI released the Summary Report from PSSI’s Fifth Space Security Conference that was convened in Prague on June 9-11, 2019, in partnership with the Japan’s Cabinet Satellite Intelligence Center (CSICE), the European ... more »

PSSI Takes Part in the 2019 EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Conference

13.12.2019

PSSI takes part in the eighth EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Conference that is taking place in Brussels on December 13-14, 2019. The aim of the Conference is to contribute to the implementation of the EU Global Strategy by ... more »