Time To Talk European Security – Lecture by Dutch security expert and professor Rob de Wijk

  • Europe Direct University of Luxembourg
    30 November 2022
Speaker Douwe Miedema, Rob De Wijk, François Bausch
Event DateWednesday, 30 November 2022 06:30 pm – 08:30 pm
PlaceSalle José Ensch – Neumünster Abbey 28, rue Münster – L-2160 Luxembourg

About the main speaker

Rob de Wijk

Rob de Wijk is the founder of The Hague Centre for Strategic Studies (HCSS) and Professor of International Relations and Security at the Institute of Security and Global Affairs at Leiden University. He studied Contemporary History and International Relations at Groningen University, and wrote his PhD dissertation on NATO’s ‘Flexibility in Response’ strategy at the Political Science Department of Leiden University. Prof. De Wijk started his career in 1977 as a freelance journalist and later became head of the Defence Concepts Department of the Dutch Ministry and later became head of the Defense Concepts Department of the Dutch Ministry of Defense, head of the Security Studies at the Clingendael Institute, and Professor of International Relations at the Royal Netherlands Military Academy. He is the author of De Slag om Europa (the Battle for Europe) and De Nieuwe Wereldorde (The New World Order) which will appear in English translation soon.

Interview with Prof. De Wijk published by Luxembourg Times

No end of fighting in sight, new Cold War looms – expert (23 November 2022 – Luxembourg Times) – only available for subscribers

Recording of the event

Time to talk 30 November 2022