Final TAKEDOWN Conference

18. June 2019, Valencia, Spain. Open for Registration NOW!

We welcome you on our Final TAKEDOWN Conference – focussing on new approaches for fighting radicalisation, terrorism and organized crime.

AGENDA

8:30 – 9:00            Registration and Networking

9:00 – 9:15           Welcome and Opening Remarks

  • Councillor for Public Safety, Valencia City Council (Spain)

09:15 – 09:45       Introducing the TAKEDOWN Project and the Platforms

  • Florian Huber and Bernhard Jäger – SYNYO GmbH (Austria)

9:45 – 10:00        Keynote Speech

  • Nada Milisavljevic – European Commission, DG Home (Belgium)

10:00 – 11:00       Panel: Organized Crime, Terrorism and the Nexus

  • Rajan Basra – Int. Centre for the Study of Radicalisation and Political Violence (United Kingdom)
  • Vincenzo Ruggiero – Middlesex University (United Kingdom)
  • Daniela Pisoiu – RAN and Austrian Institute for International Affairs (Austria)
  • Reinhard Kreissl – Vienna Centre for Societal Security (Austria)
  • Nada Milisavljevic – European Commission, DG Home (Belgium)

Host: Inmaculada Marrero – Euro-Arab Foundation for Higher Studies (Spain)

11:00 – 11:30       Coffee Break

11:30 – 12:30       Parallel Workshops

Parallel Workshop 1: European Cybercrime Expert Centres and Intelligence Sharing Networks

  • Evaldas Bruze – Lithuanian Cybercrime Centre of Excellence for Training, Research, Development and Education (Lithuania)
  • Kelly Ioannou – CSI Institute (Greece)
  • Rafa Company Peris -Fundacion Valencia Port (Spain)

Hosts: Ulrich Seldeslachts – LSEC Leaders in Security (Belgium) and Marina Bregkou – Cloud Security Alliance (Greece)

Parallel Workshop 2: Insights from Internal Security Fund Sister Projects (in English)

  • Javier Ruiperez – ARMOUR, funded by the EU Internal Security Fund – Police
  • Catherine Lourdes Dy – CHAMPIONs, funded by the EU Internal Security Fund – Police
  • Javier Torregrosa Lopez – YoungRes, funded by the EU Internal Security Fund – Police
  • Núria Millán Iniesta – RaP, funded by the EU Internal Security Fund – Police
  • Sergio Bianchi – HERMES Training Platform

Parallel Workshop 3: Insights from Horizon 2020 Sister Projects (in English)

  • Giulio Mazzolo – PROTON, funded by the EU Horizon 2020 programme
  • Juan Arraiza Irujo – ASGARD, funded by the EU Horizon 2020 programme
  • Fraser Sampson – PROPHETS, funded by the EU Horizon 2020 programme

12:30 – 13:00       Key Note Speech

  • José Luis Serrano Merino – Intelligence Center for Counter-Terrorism and Organized Crime (Spain)

13:00 – 14:00       Panel: Multi-stakeholder P/CVE from a Law Enforcement Perspective

  • Jose L. Diego – Valencia Local Police (Spain)
  • Jacek Dworzecki – Police Academy in Szczytno (Poland)
  • Nicholas Krohley – FrontLine Advisory (United Kingdom)
  • Fraser Sampson – Centre of Excellence in Terrorism, Resilience, Intelligence and Organised Crime Research (United Kingdom)
  • Mª Jesús Belloc Vicario – Intelligence Center for Counter-Terrorism and Organized Crime (Spain)

Host: Sergio Bianchi – AGENFOR International (Italy)

 14:00 – 15:00       Lunch

15:00 – 15:30       Key Note Speech

  • David Webber – Virginia Commonwealth University (USA)

15:30 – 16:30       Panel: Multi-stakeholder P/CVE from a First-Line-Practitioners Perspective

  • Daniel Hooton – Institute for Strategic Dialogue (United Kingdom)
  • Álvaro Vicente – Elcano Royal Institute (Spain)
  • Harald Weilnböck – Cultures Interactive (Germany)
  • Martí Navarro Regàs – European Forum for Urban Security (France)
  • David Webber – Virginia Commonwealth University (USA)

Host: Florian Huber – SYNYO GmbH (Austria)

16:30 – 17:30      Panel: Analysing and Fighting Organized (Cyber) Crime

  • Klaus von Lampe – John Jay College of Criminal Justice (USA)
  • Sandra Cardoso – INSIKT Intelligence (Spain)
  • Andrea Tundis – Technical University Darmstadt (Germany)
  • Roberto Musotto – University of Leeds (United Kingdom)
  • Tba – European Judicial Network (Portugal)

Host: Matteo E. Bonfanti – ETH Zurich (Switzerland)

17:30 – 18:00      Wrap-up and Closing of the Conference

  • José Vicente Herrera – Head of the Valencia Local Police (Spain)
  • Florian Huber and Bernhard Jäger – SYNYO GmbH (Austria)

18:00     Networking Reception     

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