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NATO Parliamentary Assembly Spring Session, Bratislava

June 2nd 2019 - 17:00
Tim Sweijs HCSS

From Friday May 31 to Monday 3 June 2019, the National Council of the Slovak Republic hosted the NATO Parliamentary Assembly's Spring Session, in Bratislava Castle, Slovakia.

Among the impressive list of speakers for the 2019 Spring Session was Dr. Tim Sweijs of HCSS. He addressed the Political Committee on the changing character of contemporary conflict and its implications for the Alliance. 

The Session brought together some 200 parliamentarians from the 29 NATO member countries, from North America and Europe, as well as delegates from partner countries and observers to discuss current international security issues and the reports prepared by the Assembly’s Committees.  

View the complete speaker lineup here. 

Dr. Tim Sweijs is the Director of Research at The Hague Centre for Strategic Studies. He is the initiator, creator and author of numerous studies, methodologies, and tools for research projects in horizon scanning, conflict analysis, international and national security risk assessment, and strategy and capability development. His main research interest concerns the changing character of modern day conflict. He has led multicenter research projects for both private and public sector organisations. Tim is also an Affiliate at the Center for International Strategy, Technology and Policy in the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs at Georgiatech.