We are now receiving applications for this year's Summer School, which will take place on July 3-8 in Orlík, Czech Republic.
Space Security Program //PSSI/10 May 2022
New Video on Global Competition for Space Partnerships is Now Available
There is a new risk category emerging in the space security portfolio, namely space activities of authoritarian governments, notably China and Russia, in the international trading and financial systems conducted for strategic, rather than purely commercial purposes.
Space Security Program //Jana Robinson/9 May 2022
Watch Space Cafe WebTalk with Dr Jana Robinson
PSSI's Managing Director, Dr Jana Robinson, was a guest of the Space Cafe WebTalk. She focused on the economic and financial dimensions of space security.
Regional Security Program //Kristína Šefčíková, Nina Webrová/6 May 2022
New Publication: The Russia-Ukraine War in Social Media
PSSI, in cooperation with Political Capital, researched the prevalence and effects of inauthentic online behavior concerning Russia’s war in Ukraine between 21 February and 31 March.
Space Security Program //PSSI/4 May 2022
6th PSSI Space Security Conference The Global Space Competition: Security, Markets and Sanctions
On June 19—21, 2022, the Prague Security Studies Institute will convene in Prague its 6th PSSI Space Security Conference. This year’s gathering is entitled “The Global Space Competition: Security, Markets and Sanctions.” The central goal of the conference is to illuminate the connectivity among global space commerce, deterrence/security-related considerations, and proper space governance.
Regional Security Program //PSSI/2 May 2022
PSSI Now Accepting Applications for a Project Assistant for its Regional Security Program focused on Disinformation
The candidate should be well-versed in research, analysis and policy-making in disinformation, information warfare, and strategic communication. He/she should be able to work part-time (up to 20 hr./week) starting late June-beginning of July 2022 for a minimum of six months with the possibility of an extension. The position is located in Prague and is suitable for university students in M.A. and Ph.D. programs.
Space Security Program //PSSI/29 Apr 2022
Watch a Lecture on Threats to Space Systems and Protection of Space Assets with CSIS's Todd Harrison
You can now watch a recording of a space security guest lecture with the director of the Aerospace Security Project at CSIS Todd Harrison!
PSSI's Managing Director and space security expert, Dr Jana Robinson, will be featured on the May 3rd episode of the Space Café WebTalk, in conversation with Torsten Kriening. She will be focusing on the the economic and financial dimensions of space security.
Regional Security Program //Nina Webrová/22 Apr 2022
PSSI Perspective #18 - The Onset of the Russian Invasion of Ukraine Through the Eyes of Pro-Kremlin Media: A Case Study of Sputnik CZ
The onset of the Russian invasion of Ukraine was widely medialized by both mainstream as well as alternative media channels, including websites spreading disinformation. Following the start of the Russian aggression, many unprecedented steps have been taken to fight the spread of disinformation, which has become a top concern for policy decision-makers as well as the public. Therefore, PSSI has analyzed the onset of the Russian invasion of Ukraine through the eyes of one of the most well-known pro-Kremlin media in the Czech Republic: Sputnik CZ.
Space Security Program //PSSI/13 Apr 2022
Threats to Space Systems and Protection of Space Assets (online guest lecture)
Mr. Todd Harrison, Director of Defense Budget Analysis and Director of the Aerospace Security Project at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, will deliver an online guest lecture entitled “Threats to Space Systems and Protection of Space Assets” on April 25, 2022.