Programme

NATO in New Riskу Environment: Current and Future Challenges

Ivan Franko National University of Lviv
Faculty of International Relations 

International Security and Partnership Centre
 with the support of NATO Information and Documentation Centre in Ukraine

July 1, 2015 

9:30 – 10:00 Registration of the Participants
10:00 – 10:30 Opening Remarks
–          Prof. Volodymyr Melnyk, Rector, Ivan Franko National University of Lviv;
–          General-Lieutenant, Pavlo Tkachuk, Rector, Hetman Petro Sahaidachny Army Academy;
–          Natalia Nemyliwska, Director, NATO Information and Documentation Centre in Ukraine;
–          Oleh Syniutka, Head, Lviv Oblast Administration
–          Andriy Sadovyy, Mayor of Lviv;
–          Dr. Ihor Byk, Dean, Faculty of International Relations, Ivan Franko; National University of Lviv;
–          Ambassador, Prof. Markiyan Malskyy, Director, International Security and Partnership Centre of the Faculty of International Relations, Ivan Franko National University of Lviv.
10:30 – 11:00 Short breakCeremony of the opening of the International Security and Partnership Centre at the Faculty of International Relations
SESSION 1. Key Points of the Modern Global Order
Moderator: Ambassador, Prof. Markiyan Malskyy, Director, International Security and Partnership Centre of the Faculty of International Relations, Ivan Franko National University of Lviv
11:10 – 11:40 NATO: response to the crisis in Ukraine and security concerns
Mark Opgenorth, Deputy Director, NATO Liaison Office
11:40 – 12:00 Role of OSCE SMM in the latest developments in Ukraine,
Milan Andrasko, OSCE Acting Team Leader of Lviv Office
12:00 – 12:20 Evolution of Challenges in the Modern Security Environment
Dr. Igor Izhnin, International Security and Partnership Centre of the Faculty of International Relations, Ivan Franko National University of Lviv
12:20 – 12:40 Russian Aggression: Rethinking of the Security Policy in the Modern World
Dr. Yuriy Temirov, Donetsk National University (Vinnytsya)
12:40 – 13:30 Discussion
13:30 – 14:30 Lunch
14:30 – 17:00 ROUND TABLE. Hybrid Warfare as the New Threat to the Regional Security System
–          Col. Valentyn Levchyk, Chief of Cooperation with International Security Organizations, Main Department of Military Cooperation and Peacekeeping Operations, General Staff of Ukraine
–          Dr. Olena Dobrzhanska, Institute of International Relations, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv
–          Dr. Igor Izhnin, International Security and Partnership Centre of the Faculty of International Relations, Ivan Franko National University of Lviv
–          Dr. Marcin Szydzisz, University of Wrocław, Institute of International Studies
17:00 – 17:30 Instructions of the simulation game
18:00 Dinner

 

July 2, 2015 

Simulation Game Crisis Situation: Hybrid Warfare scenario in one of NATO member-state
Moderator: Dr. Igor Izhnin, International Security and Partnership Centre of the Faculty of International Relations, Ivan Franko National University of Lviv
9:00 – 9:30 Opening Remarks by the Moderator
9:30 – 10:30 Work in groups:
–          State, initiator of the “hybrid” war
–          State, victim of the aggression
–          NATO, as a guarantor of the security in the region
–          Other security organizations
10:30 – 11:15 Presentation of the statements of the parties according to the crisis scenario
(Parties receive additional information and “recourses” for further negotiations)
11:15 – 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 – 13:00 Meeting of the participants with President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and President of Poland Bronislaw Komorowsky
13:00 – 14:30 Lunch
SESSION 2. NATO as the “Security Umbrella” for Member and Non-member States 
14:30 – 15:00 NATO Steps for Safety of the Eastern Allies Territories
Dr. Marcin Szydzisz, University of Wrocław, Institute of International Studies
15:00 – 15:30 Georgia’s Experience in Strengthening of the National Security
Alexander Kipiani, Embassy of Georgia to Ukraine
15:30 – 16:00 Training on communication issues
Dr. Olena Dobrzhanska, Institute of International Relations, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv
16:00 – 18:00 Instructions for the Simulation Game Time for Informal Communication and Discussion

 

July 3, 2015

Simulation GameCrisis Situation: Hybrid Warfare scenario in one of NATO member-state
9:30 – 11:00 Debates of the parties
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 ­– 12:30 Adoption of the framework or “road map” for crisis settlement (by the leaders of the parties)
12:30 – 13:00 Simulation of the briefing for media
13:00 – 14:30 Lunch
14:30 – 15:30 Concluding remarks
15:30 – 16:00 Awarding with certificates

 

 

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