Defence and Strategy 2018 PROGRAMME MONDAY, 4th JUNE 2018RegistrationUniversity of Defence Club16:00 - 19:00Ice BreakerUniversity of Defence Club17:00 – 19:00LTG ret. Jaroslav KOLKUS, Director of the Centre for Security and Military Strategic Studies, University of Defence (CZE) TUESDAY, 5th JUNE 2018RegistrationUniversity of Defence Club08:00 – 08:50Administrative Remarks08:50 – 09:00Opening Remarks09:00 – 09:30BG Prof. Bohuslav PŘIKRYL, Rector-Commander of the University of Defence, (CZE)MG Ing. Ivo STŘECHA, Director of the Forces Development Division CZE MOD, (CZE)Keynote Speakers09:30 - 10:30• Multi-Domain Battle Concept COL Chris ROGERS, Chief, Future Warfare Division, ARCID and TRADOC, (USA)• Operating Environment Evolution and its ImplicationsIsabel GUERRA, ACT NATO, (ESP)Coffee Break10:30 - 11:001st Panel (Dynamic Security Environment, Future Operational Environment)11:00 – 12:40• Security Environment and its ImplicationsMgr. Richard STOJAR, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Centre for Security and Military Strategic Studies, (CZE)11:00 - 11:20• Future operational environment in EuropeIng. Vladimír ZIKMUND, Chief of Doctrine Branch, Land Forces, (SVK)11:20 - 11:40• Future Battlefield: Towards New Protocols of WarProf. Artur GRUSZCZAK, Chair of National Security, Jagiellonian University, (POL)11:40 - 12:00 • Evolving Operational EnvironmentIng. Ján SPIŠÁK, PhD., Head of Department, Centre for Security and Military Strategic Studies, (CZE)12:00 - 12:20• From Collective to Transactional DefenseAlex ETL, Research Assistant, Center for Strategic and Defense Studies, (HUN)12:20 – 12:40Lunch12:40 – 13:402nd Panel (Lessons from Contemporary Conflicts)13:40 – 15:20• Perfecting the Instrument: Learning Operations at the Beginning of CampaignsMA, CPT (res) Lazar BERMAN, Head of Joint Learning, Dado Center, Israel Defense Force J3, (IZR)Yaniv FRIEDMAN, Researcher, Dado Center, Israel Defense Force J3, (IZR)13:40 – 14:00• Proxy Wars and a Role of Intelligence Services in the Current Middle-EastMgr. Josef KRAUS, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Faculty of Social Studies, Masaryk University, (CZE)14:00 – 14:20• Radicalisation in Armed Forces: Lessons from Central European Armiesprof. JUDr. PhDr. Miroslav MAREŠ, Ph.D., Guarantor of the Study Programme Security and Strategic Studies, (CZE)14:20 – 14:40• Assessing Counter UAV Capabilities in Ukraine ConflictOzge MEMISOGLU, Ph.D. Candidate, Researcher, National University of Public Service, Doctoral School of Military Science, (TUR)14:40 – 15:00• Dynamic Environment and the Concept of Modular UnitesKarel ZETOCHA, Ph.D., OF-3, Army of the Czech Republic, (CZE)15:00 – 15:20EXCURSION AND SOCIAL EVENINGThe Cairn of Peace and Austerlitz visitSocial Evening at Stará Pošta (Old Post Office) near The Cairn of Peace15:20 – 22:00WEDNESDAY, 6th JUNE 2018Administrative Remarks08:20 – 08:30Keynote Speaker08:30 – 09:00• Adaptation of the German Land ForcesCOL Gunnar C. Brügner, Commander 37 MechBde, (DE) 3rd Panel (Relation between Concepts and Doctrine, Concept Validation, Strategic Defence Management)09:00 – 11:00• Two Percent of GDP for Defence: Realistic Commitment of NATO Nations?COL. gšt. doc. Ing. Vladan HOLCNER, Ph.D., Director of Foreign Language Education Center, University of Defence, (CZE)9:00 – 9:20• Deterring the Hybrid ThreatsMatus HALAS, Ph.D., Lecturer, Baltic Defence College, (SVK)9:20 – 9:40• The EU-NATO Resilience Response to Russia's Hybrid Warfare in the Form of Its Energy Maneuvres Against EuropeVira RATSIBORYNSKA, Ph.D., Researcher/Visiting Scholar, NATO Defense College, (UKR)9:40 – 10:00• German-Slovak Military and Defence CooperationMgr. Stanislava BRAJERČÍKOVÁ, Ph.D. Student, Faculty of Social Studies, Masaryk University, (SVK)10:00 - 10:20• German Military Transformation. The never ending Quest for appropriate Military Capacitiesdoc. PhDr. Zdeněk KŘÍŽ, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Faculty of Social Studies, Masaryk University, (CZE)10:20 - 10:40• Hungarian Defense Policy Answers to Current Security ChallengesTamás Csiki VARGA, Ph.D., Research Fellow, Center for Security and Defense Studies, (HUN)10:40 – 11:00Coffee Break11. 00 - 11. 304th panel (Technological Trends Implications in Military Domain)11:30 – 14:30• Info-Communication Support and Information Security Challenges for Defence ActivitiesTibor FARKAS, Ph.D., Associate Professor, National University of Public Service, (HUN)Dr. András Tòth, National University of Public Service, (HUN)11:30 – 11:50• Cybersecurity and Penetration TestMSc. Parada ISTVAN, Instructor, National University of Public Service, (HUN)11:50 – 12:10• Technological Trends and ImplicationsIng. Josef PROCHÁZKA, Ph.D., Deputy Director, Centre for Security and Military Strategic Studies, University of Defence, (CZE)12:10 – 12:30Lunch12:30 – 13:30• The Reform of the Control and Command System of the Polish Armed Forces – The Never-Ending DebateArkadiusz NYZIO, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Jagiellonian University, (POL)13:30 – 13:50• Pillars of National Defendability and Czech LegislationIng. Fabian BAXA, Ph.D., Research Fellow, Centre for Security and Military Strategic Studies, University of Defence, (CZE)13:50 – 14:10• Discord at Home, Discord in the World: Is Turkey, NATO’s Eastern Frontier, Sustainably Stable and Peaceful?Mgr. et Mgr. Vladimír BÍZIK, Graduate Student/Researcher, International Institute of Political Science, Masaryk University, (SVK)14:10 – 14:30Closing Remarks14:30 – 14:45LTG ret. Jaroslav KOLKUS, Director of the Centre for Security and Military Strategic Studies, University of Defence (CZE)***Paralel Programme6 JUNE 2018University of Defence Club• Session on Experimentation in Separeate Room pplk. gšt. doc. Ing. Jan HODICKÝ, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Centre for Security and Military Strategic Studies, University of Defence (CZE)09:00 – 11:00 Conference outcome will be summarized in the Military Review.Follow our Facebook event for recent programme info
Conference outcome will be summarized in the Military Review.