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Rob de Wijk at the 2019 Global SOF Symposium

October 3rd 2019 - 17:00

From 1-3 October, the 2019 Global SOF Symposium took place in Brussels, Belgium. This was the 4th Global Special Operations Forces (SOF) Foundation event in Europe. Rob de Wijk took part in a panel on “The Changing Character of Warfare”.

The packed agenda included high-ranking speakers, with attendees ranging from active duty and retired military and police, government civilians, industry, academia, journalists, and non-governmental organizations.

More information about the event can be found on the website:  https://www.globalsofsymposium.org/europe/

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Rob de Wijk is the founder of The Hague Centre for Strategic Studies (HCSS) and Professor of International Relations and Security at the Institute of Security and Global Affairs at Leiden University. He studied Contemporary History and International Relations at Groningen University, and wrote his PhD dissertation on NATO’s ‘Flexibility in Response’ strategy at the Political Science Department of Leiden University.