Defence and Strategy 2019 PROGRAMME Wednesday, 29th May 2019RegistrationDefence University Club (Šumavská 4)16:30–18:00Ice BreakerDefence University Club18:00–20:00LTG ret. Jaroslav KOLKUS, Director of the Centre for Security and Military Strategic Studies, University of Defence (CZE) Thursday, 30th May 2019RegistrationNDU Military Club (Šumavská 143/4)07:30–08:30NATIONAL RESILIENCE – FACTOR CHANGING THE BALANCE ON BATTLEFIELD (45´lecture, 15´Q&A)Abraham Bachar, Israeli Homeland Security Team (ISR)08:00–09:00 REINFORCEMENT OF NATO DETERRENCE AND DEFENSE POSTURE, ROLE OF SMALL AND MIDDLE SIZE ALLIED NATIONS (45´lecture, 15´Q&A)Radim Samek, Deputy Director of Defence Advisors Department, Czech Permanent Delegation to NATO (CZE)09:10–09:55Development of EU CSDP with focus on CARD (30´lecture, 15´Q&A)Miroslav Jenčík, Deputy Military Representat to EU, Czech Permanent Delegation to NATO (CZE)10:05-10:50DEFENCE STRATEGIES OF SMALLER NATO STATES - COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE (30´lecture, 15´Q&A)Lukáš Dyčka, Lecturer in Strategic Studies, Baltic Defence College, (EST)11:00-11:45Two Percent of GDP for Defense: Realistic Commitment of NATO Nations? (30´lecture, 15´Q&A)Vladan Holcner, LC Director, University of Defence (CZE)11:55-12:40WASH-UP AND CLOSING REMARKS (Presentation/Discussion)Ján Spišák, University of Defence (CZE)12:40-13:00Lunch13:00–14:00Visit of IDET 2019 (Bus departure: 14:00)(Fair visit:14:30-17:00)Friday, 31st May 2019RegistrationCentral European Exhibition Centre (Pavilon P, Congres Hall P1)08:15–09:30Keynote Speakers09:00-10:20 MODERATED BY FRANTIŠEK MIČÁNEK Opening RemarksBohuslav Přikryl, Rector-Commander of the University of Defence (CZE)09:00–09:05CONCEPTUAL DEVELOPMENT OF THE CAFJaromír Alan, Director of the Capability Planning Division of MoD AČR (CZE)09:05–09:20PREPARATION OF SLOVAK ARMED FORCES FOR FUTURE WARPeter Babiar, Chief of Strategic Planning Staff, MOD (SK)09:20–09:35ALLIANCE CONTEXT OF CZECH DEFENCE POLICYRadim Samek, Deputy Director of Defence Section, Czech Delegation to NATO (CZE)09:35–09:50MILITARY CAPABILITY ASSESSMENT OF THE EUMiroslav Jenčík, Deputy Czech Military Representative to EU, Czech Delegation to NATO (CZE)09:50–10:05Coffee Break10:10-10:301st Panel 10:30–12:15 CHANGING CHARACTER OF CONFLICTS - MODERATED BY LIBOR FRANKTHE CHALLENGE OF POST-MODERN WARFAREArtur Gruszczak, Chair of National Security, Jagiellonian University (POL)10:30-10:45ENCOURAGING AND MISUSING OF INTERNAL CONFLICT, DEFENCE OF UNITY AND ITS IMPORTANCE IN CLASSICAL STRATEGISTS WORKSJakub Šedo, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Social Studies, Masaryk University (CZE)10:45-11:00INFORMATION AND PSYCHOLOGICAL OPERATIONS AS A CHALLENGE TO SECURITY AND DEFENCEPetra Vejvodová, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Social Studise, Masaryk University (CZE)11:00-11:15RESILIENCE - CIVIL PREPAREDNESS Andrzej Jacuch, Assistant Professor, Military University of Technology (POL)11:15-11:30COUNTERING JIHADIST FOREIGN TERRORIST FIGHTERS: CONTEMPORARY THREATS AND CHALLENGES IN CENTRAL EUROPEMiroslav Mareš, Professor, Faculty of Social Studies, Masaryk University (CZE)11:30–11:45INDICATORS OF RELIGIOUS EXTREMISM AS A CAUSE OF ARMED CONFLICTSJosef Kraus, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Social Studise, Masaryk University (CZE)11:45-12:00CHANGES IN NAVAL WARFAREEyal Pinko, Researcher and Phd Candidate, Bar Ilan University (IZR)12:00-12:15Lunch12:15–13:002nd Panel 12:15–13:00 CENTRAL EUROPE AND ARMED FORCES DEVELOPMENT - MODERATED BY FRANTIŠEK MIČÁNEKPARAMILITARY ORGANIZATIONS IN CENTRAL EUROPE: WHO IS JOINING AND WHY?Pavol Kosnáč, PhD Candidate, Faculty of Social Studies, Masaryk University (CZE)13:00–13:15POLISH ARMED FORCES 1989-2019. IN SEARCH OF A RELEVANT FORCE STRATEGY DEVELOPMENTEugeniusz Cieslak, Assistant Professor, University of Natural Sciences and Humanities (POL)13:15–13:30THE IMPORTANCE OF THE „ZRÍNYI 2026” HUNGARIAN MODERNIZATION PROGRAM FOR MILITARY SECURITY IN THE REGIONOlivér Balogh, PhD Candidate, Military University of Technology in Warsaw (POL)13:30–13:45PLANNING AND DEVELOPING THE HUNGARIAN DEFENCE FORCES: CHALLANGES AND DILEMMAS OF THE MILITARY INFOCOMMUNICATION SYSTEMTibor Farkas, Assistant Professor, National University of Public Service, (HUN)13:45–14:00BOSNIAN ARMED FORCES – MISSION COMPLETED?Věra Stojarová, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Social Studies, Masaryk University (CZE)14:00–14:15Coffee Break14:15–14:303rd Panel 14:30–15:45 POST MODERN WARFARE AND ARMED FORCES - MODERATED BY MILAN MAREKTHE ROLE OF V4 IN INTERNATIONAL CYBERSECURITYErika Hronyecz, PhD Candidate, National University of Public Service (HUN)14:30–14:45 ARMED FORCES AS A TOOL IN INTERNATIONAL CRISIS MANAGEMENTIvan Majchút, Senior Lecturer, Armed Forces Academy of gen. M. R. Štefánik, Liptovský Mikuláš (SVK)14:45–15:00 GERMANY AND UN PEACEKEEPING: WINDS OF CHANGE, OR BUSINESS AS USUAL?Jana Urbanovská, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Social Studies, Masaryk University (CZE)15:00–15:15ALTERNATIVE STRATEGIES FOR CZ ARMED FORCES DEVELOPMENTJosef Procházka, Deputy Director of CSMSS, University of Defence (CZE), Vendula Divišová, Assistant Professor, CSMSS, University of Defence (CZE)15:15–15:30CLOSING REMARKSJaroslav Kolkus, Director of CSMSS, University of Defence (CZE)15:30–15:45ACCOMPANYING PROGRAMMEANALYTICAL SUPPORT TO STRATEGIC DEFENCE MANAGEMENTJan Mazal, Modelling and Simulation Centre of Excellence, Rome (ITA)10:00–13:00 Conference outcome will be summarized in the Military Review Journal.Follow our Facebook event for recent programme info
Conference outcome will be summarized in the Military Review Journal.