Faculty from Webster Athens participated in a book presentation organized by the Research Institute for European and American Studies and featuring a panel of representatives from Webster, Greek news media and the diplomatic and intelligence services. Read more
Ioannis (john) M. Nomikos (RIEAS Director) presented a speech on "Greece's Illegal Immigration issue: Situation Analysis" in the International Conference "The Refugee Crisis and Its Implications for the European Union; Mapping the Right EU Policies"organized by the Sofia Security Forum, The European Council on Foreign Relations, the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, and the Wilfried Martens Center for European Studies on 16-17 November 2015 in Sofia, Bulgaria. .....Read more
Webster University's Athens campus inaugurated a lecture series on International Relations, History and Politics on September 25, 2015. Read more
1 October 2015, Aya Burweila, a RIEAS Senior Analyst, delivered a lecture on "Libya After Liberation: Domestic Conflicts and Regional Consequences" at the National Defense College in Athens, Greece.
Liaropoulos Andrew, (RIEAS Senior Advisor and Assistant Professor, International Relations - Strategic Studies, University of Piraeus, School of Economics, Business & International Studies, Department of International and European Studies) has published an article titled on: 'Cyber-security: A Human-centric Approach' in Proceedings of the 14th European Conference on Cyber Warfare and Security, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield U.K, 2-3 July 2015 (Reading: Academic Publishing International Ltd, 2015), pp.189-194.
The Research Institute for European and American Studies (RIEAS) organized the 2st Executive Security Training Seminar entitled:"Mediterranean and North Africa Intelligence: Contemporary Maritime Security Threats". The training seminar, which took place in an Athenian hotel on 16-17 July 2015, is part of the activities that are planned, implemented and supported organizationally by the Research Institute for European and American Studies... Read more
Ioannis (John) M. Nomikos (RIEAS Director) presented a speech on "Black Sea OSINT Intelligence Council and Think Tanks in the Region" in the International Conference on "Security in the Black Sea Region. Shared Challenges Sustainable Future" organized by the National Intelligence Academy in Romania in partnership with the Harvard University and with the collaboration of the USA National Intelligence University (NIU) (24-30 May 2015) in Bucharest, Romania.
Ioannis (John) M. Nomikos (RIEAS Director) presented a speech on "Is Greece a Hub for Foreign Terrorist Networks, Illegal Migration, Human Trafficking and Organized Crime?" in the International Conference "Fostering Relations between Europe, Middle East and North Africa in Combating the Growing Threat of Terrorism, Radicalism and Foreign Fighters" organized by the Sofia Security Forum and the Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Bulgaria (21-22 May 2015) in Sofia, Bulgaria.
Ioannis (John) M. Nomikos moderated a panel on "Intelligence Cooperation and Technology" organized by the International Intelligence History Association (IIHA) on 8-10 May 2015 in Zagreb, Croatia.
The panel consisted of the following speakers:
Darko Trifunovic (University of Belgrade, Serbia): "Serbia: Intelligence and New Technology"
Anna Abelmann (Ruhr University, Bochum, Germany), "French-Israeli Intelligence Cooperation in the 1950s and the Dimona Project"
Eyal Pascovich (University of Haifa, Israel), "The Quest for Nuclear Technologies – Israeli Bureau of Scientific Liaison (LAKAM) and the Fiasco of the Pollard Affair"
Ephraim Kahana (Western Galilee Academic College, Israel), "Nuclear Terrorism as a Challenge for the intelligence".
Ioannis (John) M. Nomikos delivered a speech on "Human Intelligence (HUMINT) and VIP Professionals" in the 3rd Security Project Conference (24-25 April 2015) organized by Security Manager Journal in Athens, Greece.