Friday, 06 November 2020 
I 09:45 h I Online

Europe's Security Policy under Scrutiny

AIES European Forum

Werner Fasslabend
President, Austrian Institute for European and Security Policy
Emil Brix
Director, Vienna School of International Studies

Keynotes: "Austria’s Security and Europe’s Role in the World"
Klaudia Tanner
Federal Minister of Defence, Republic of Austria (video message)
Karoline Edtstadler
Federal Minister for the EU and the Constitution, Republic of Austria

Panel I: "The Status Quo of the European Defence Policy"
Mikuláš Dzuirinda
Fromer Prime Minister of Slovakia; President Wilfried Martens Centre, Brussels
Franz-Stefan Gady
Institute for International Strategic Studies-IISS, London
Daniel Fiott
EU Institute for Security Studies-EUISS, Paris

Lukas Mandl
MEP, Vice-Chair Subcommittee on Security and Defence

Keynote: "Terrorism: A Real Threat"
Nicolas Stockhammer
Expert on Terrorism; Senior Post–Doc Researcher, University of Vienna

Panel II: "Security Policy Challenges for Europe"
Bogdan Klich
Member of the Polish Senate; former Polish Minister of Defence
Wolfgang Pusztai
Security and Policy Analyst – Libya and MENA
Markus Reisner
Drone-Expert, Theresia Military Academy
Martin Sajdik
Former Austrian Ambassador in Beijing and New York

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