5th PSSI Space Security Conference, “Evolution of the Counterspace Threat and Strengthening of International Space Partnerships”

When: Sunday, June 9, 2019

to Monday, February 11, 2019

Where: Prague, Czech Republic

On June 9-11, 2019, the Prague Security Studies Institute (PSSI) will convene in Prague the fifth event in its Space Security Conference series. 

"Evolution of the Counterspace Threat and Strengthening of International Space Partnerships" will focus on the rapidly advancing threats to space operations and the role of space partnerships in addressing – and, hopefully, mitigating – this higher risk environment. It will examine the issue of space hybrid operations that span an increasing number of areas (including the commercial space sector), as well as the non-democratic model of space partnerships. 

This year’s co-organizers are the European Space Agency (ESA), the Japanese Prime Minister’s Office Cabinet Satellite Intelligence Center (CSICE) and the Secure World Foundation (SWF).  Previous PSSI Space Security Conferences were held in Prague (in 2011 and 2016), Tokyo (in 2013) and Washington, DC (in 2017), co-organized with the European Space Agency’s European Space Policy Institute (ESPI), the Office of National Space Policy of the Japanese Prime Minister’s Cabinet Office, the Secure World Foundation (SWF) and the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS).

For more information, please contact Washington Office Director Victoria Samson.

Last updated on February 6, 2019