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Space Security Lectures Are Back

26.04.2019

The first lecture of this spring's series will take place on May 6, 201918:00  at the American Center

Dr Jan Kolář, director of the Czech Space Office, will talk about the moon as the subject of new space competition.

While planet Mars was considered as a primary target for the next human mission to deep space in the first half of this decade, the Moon now takes priority in the human spaceflight programs of spacefaring countries for the next decade. Since a human mission of this scale requires resources exceeding the current budget of any single space agency, the joint effort of several countries is an indispensable requirement for the accomplishment of such endeavour. More information about his lecture is available here.

Please register at registrace@pssi.cz by May 6, 2019.

PSSI Contributes to 2019 Space Security Index Working Group Meeting

17.05.2019

PSSI’s Space Security Program Director, Dr. Jana Robinson, contributed to the 16th annual Space Security Index Working Group meeting hosted by McGill University in Montreal on May 15-17, 2019. She was also an expert reviewer of the 2017 edition ... more »

PSSI to Hold its Fifth International Space Security Conference

03.05.2019

The Prague Security Studies Institute (PSSI) will convene its fifth international Space Security Conference on June 9-11, 2019, in Prague, in partnership with the European Space Agency (ESA) and the Secure World Foundation (SWF). The upon-invitation-only ... more »

PSSI Held a Conference Devoted to External Influence in Western Balkans

26.04.2019

The event was co-organized by the Prague Security Studies Institute and the Institute of International Relations under the auspices of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic, and in cooperation with the Foreign ... more »

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 »