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RIEAS participated in a workshop titled: “Charting Troubled Waters: Policy Analysis for Uncertain Times” organized by the Hellenic American Union in collaboration with the Delft University of Technology  (The Netherlands) on 30 May 2012, Athens, Greece.


(Photo on Right) Yiannis Anastasakis (Regional security and cooperation expert, defence investments, arms control, regional economic development), (Photo on Middle) Antonia Dimou (Associate of CMED, UCLA), (Photo on Left) John M. Nomikos (RIEAS President).

True to its original full title, the 12TH Doha Forum offers a sweeping overview of issues regarding Democracy, Development and Free Trade in the Middle-East, the Arab countries and the world. More broadly, this international meeting discusses critical political, economic, social, financial, strategic and human matters of pressing concern for a region witnessing some of the most substantial changes in its very long history.

RIEAS participated in the 12TH Doha Forum in Qatar (20-22 May 2012). In order to see Photos, 
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John M. Nomikos, (RIEAS Director) delivered a lecture on “Greek Homeland Security in Greece" in the Overseas Security Advisory Council Seminar (OSAC) on 29 March 2012 in the U.S. Embassy in Athens, Greece.
RIEAS and the International Centre for Black Sea Studies (ICBSS) organized a Round Table Discussion on “Illegal Migration and Human Trafficking in the Balkans and the Black Sea Area” on 19 March 2012 at the European Parliament Office in Athens, Greece.
Dr. John M. Nomikos, (RIEAS Director) delivered a lecture on “Counter Terrorism Crisis Communication Strategy for Recovery and Continuity: The Case of Greece” in The Overseas Security Advisory Council Seminar (OSAC) on 21st November 2011 in the U.S. Embassy in Athens, Greece.
Dr. Andrew Liaropoulos (RIEAS Senior Analyst) won the NATO Cyber Defense Competition and participated in a seminar on cyber-security that took place in the NATO Headquarters in Brussels, Belgium on 29/11/2011.
George Protopapas (RIEAS Research Associate - Media Analyst) participated as moderator and speaker in International Conference “Russia and Europe: Topical Issues of Contemporary International Journalism”. He delivered a speech on “National Interests and Journalism”. The conference held in Paris 24-25 November 2011 and organized by Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation and Federal Agency for Press and Mass Communications.
Dr. John M. Nomikos, RIEAS Director, delivered a paper on “Mediterranean Council of Intelligence Studies (MCIS) and Open Sources Intelligence (OSINT) in the 17th Annual Romanian Intelligence Academy Workshop, on 11 November 2011, Bucharest, Romania.
George Protopapas (RIEAS Research Associate & Media Analyst) participated in the IV International Regional Conference Counter Terrorism Challenges in the Region of South Eastern Europe. He delivered a speech on “Greek Cyber Defence: Problems and Prospects”, in Maribor (27-29  September 2011). The International Conference was organized  by Slovenian Ministry of Defence, USA Embassy in Ljubljana, Centre For Civil –Military Relations Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey USA.

Dr. John M. Nomikos delivered a paper on “European Union Joint Situation Center: A Necessary Tool for Transatlantic Intelligence Cooperation?” in the Annual Netherlands Intelligence Studies Association (NISA) Conference on The Future of Intelligence: Threats, Challenges, Opportunities, in the Netherlands Defence Academy, on 27-29 May 2011, The Hague, Netherlands.



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