Historic UK-German Academic Partnership: New MA in Applied Strategy and International Security

The University of Plymouth and the University of the Bundeswehr Munich, German Ministry of Defence, will jointly deliver an MA program in Applied Strategy and International Security starting September 2024. This historic collaboration is the first between a British university and the German Ministry of Defence for such an initiative. The MA, offered in a… Continue reading Historic UK-German Academic Partnership: New MA in Applied Strategy and International Security

NATO ALLIED MARITIME COMMAND AND THE UNIVERSITY OF PLYMOUTH SEVENTH SEAPOWER CONFERENCE

NATO Allied Maritime Command and the Centre for Seapower and Strategy at the University of Plymouth will hold their seventh joint Seapower Conference (Multi-Domain War fighting Advantage at Sea) at Allied Maritime Command, Northwood Headquarters, from 16-17 July 2024.This Seventh Conference takes place in the third year of the Russian war of aggression against Ukraine,… Continue reading NATO ALLIED MARITIME COMMAND AND THE UNIVERSITY OF PLYMOUTH SEVENTH SEAPOWER CONFERENCE

NAVIGATING THE NEXUS:ADDRESSING HYBRID THREATS IN MARITIMEAND SPACE ENVIRONMENTS

The Centre for Sea Power and Strategy (CSS), in collaboration with the Royal Navy Strategic Studies Centre (RNSSC) and sponsored by BAE Systems, co-organized a workshop on the complexities of hybrid threats. The workshop focused onto the multifaceted landscape of hybrid threats in maritime and space domains, where traditional and non-traditional security risks converge. It… Continue reading NAVIGATING THE NEXUS:ADDRESSING HYBRID THREATS IN MARITIMEAND SPACE ENVIRONMENTS

NATO Maritime Intelligence Symposium

Dr. Fotios Moustakis, Director of the Centre for Sea Power and Strategy, was chosen as one of the few UK academics to present at the NATO Maritime Intelligence Symposium held at Northwood HQ (UK) on November 28, 2023. His presentation, titled “Mediterranean Maritime Security: Geopolitical Realities and Future Scenarios,” offered valuable insights. The symposium attracted… Continue reading NATO Maritime Intelligence Symposium

Red Sea Maritime Attacks: Academic Perspectives on Global Impact

Dr. Stavros Karamperidis, Lecturer in Maritime Economics and CSS member, has recently been extensively interviewed by global media outlets regarding the potential ramifications of the escalating tensions in the Red Sea. During the festive period, several of the world’s leading shipping companies made public announcements, declaring a temporary halt to sending their vessels through the… Continue reading Red Sea Maritime Attacks: Academic Perspectives on Global Impact

Workshop on Mitigating Non-state Actors Disruptive Influence

On Wednesday, November 29, 2023, an international workshop with the theme “Mitigating Non-state Actors Disruptive Influence” took place at the History Directorate (DIS) of the Hellenic Air Force (HAF). The workshop was organized by the Hellenic National Defence College (HNDC) and the Centre for Sea Power and Strategy, University of Plymouth. The event was attended… Continue reading Workshop on Mitigating Non-state Actors Disruptive Influence

Seminar Overview: Hybrid Threats

Dr. Andreas Liaropoulos,Associate Professor, International Relations & Strategic Studies, University of Piraeus The presentation reviewed the hybrid concept, discussed the conceptual ambiguity around the hybrid terminology (hybrid warfare/threats, etc) and questioned not only the novelty of the concept, but also its operational utility. After Russia‚Äôs annexation of Crimea, hybrid entered the strategic lexicon and dominated… Continue reading Seminar Overview: Hybrid Threats

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Hybrid threats: old wine in new bottles?Dr Andreas Liaropoulos, Associate Professor in Strategic and Security Studies, University of PiraeusDate: November 16thTime: 14:00 to 16:00Location: (Cookworthy) CKY 408The presentation will review the hybrid concept and discuss the conceptual ambiguity around the hybrid terminology (hybrid warfare/threats, etc). Hybrid is a popular term, but the fact that it… Continue reading Seminar

NATO MARITIME COMMAND AND THE CENTRE FOR SEAPOWER HOST ANNUAL SEA POWER CONFERENCE

July 17-18th, Warren house, London, NATO Allied Maritime Command and the Centre for Seapowerand Strategy at the University of Plymouth hold their sixth joint Seapower conference in presence of MARCOM COM, DCOM and COM 6th Fleet and dsitingued visitors.

NATO Allied Maritime Command and the Centre for Seapower and Strategy at the University of Plymouth recently co-hosted their sixth joint Seapower Conference, titled “DETERRING AGGRESSION, DEFENDING NATO: SEA POWER IN A EUROPE AT WAR.” The conference took place at Warren House in Kingston Upon Thames from July 17-18, 2023. This event was significant as… Continue reading NATO MARITIME COMMAND AND THE CENTRE FOR SEAPOWER HOST ANNUAL SEA POWER CONFERENCE