September 2, 2019 Strategic Analysis 4/2019: China in the grey zone “China in the grey zone” analyses different hybrid tools that China uses in seeking a g...

August 19, 2019 Improved understanding of hybrid warfare – a precondition for common and comprehensive action Dr Johann Schmid, Director COI Strategy & Defence, Hybrid CoE has contributed to th...

August 14, 2019 First Security Expert Pool meeting at University of Jyväskylä Hybrid CoE organised the first Security Expert Pool meeting in cooperation with the Uni...

August 8, 2019 Teija Tiilikainen appointed Director of Hybrid CoE Teija Tiilikainen, Doctor of Political Science, has been appointed Director of the Euro...

August 2, 2019 Postgraduate Course of Specialist in Strategic Communication, Hybrid Threats and Security   Rey Juan Carlos University (URJC) in Madrid has started offering for the academi...

July 10, 2019 Slovenia joins Hybrid CoE Slovenia officially became the 23rd member of Hybrid CoE on 10 July when Slovenian Mini...

June 28, 2019 Hybrid CoE engages with the Vienna Strategy Conference Hybrid CoE and the Community of Interest Strategy and Defence (COI S&D) started str...

June 26, 2019 Hybrid CoE attending the OSCE ASRC Side Event on Countering Hybrid Threats Speech given by Dr. Sophie Roberts (COI Influence) at the ASRC Side Event Countering Hy...

June 21, 2019 Hybrid CoE conducting Hyfutec TTX Design Workshop in Vienna With the TTX/Wargaming Design Workshop in Vienna on 18–19 June, the “Hybrid Warfare: Fu...

June 12, 2019 Strategic Analysis 3 / 2019: Private military companies – a growing instrument in Russia’s foreign and security policy toolbox Although Russian PMCs form a diverse group of actors, they provide the Russian leadersh...

June 6, 2019 Hybrid CoE contributes to the 8th annual EU-Foreign Policy Defense Forum Dr. Johann Schmid, Director COI Strategy & Defence, discussed issues concerning EU-...

June 6, 2019 The Hybrid CoE holds its first Deterrence Conference The Hybrid Centre of Excellence held its first Deterrence Conference on 5-6 June in Hel...

May 31, 2019 Director of the European Centre of Excellence for Countering Hybrid Threats Matti Saarelainen leaving Centre for a new post The Director of the Hybrid CoE, Matti Saarelainen, will leave his position and start wo...

May 17, 2019 Montenegro becomes a member of the European Centre of Excellence for Countering Hybrid Threats By exchanging letters of notification between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the E...

May 14, 2019 Hybrid CoE’s Steering Board meeting held in Köningstedt, Finland Hybrid CoE’s Steering Board held its biannual meeting this week in Köningstedt Manor in...

May 3, 2019 Strategic Analysis 2/2019: Combating the manipulation of information – a French case What if these campaigns, which seem to be increasingly integrated into strategies of in...

April 25, 2019 First China Expert Pool meeting at Harvard University HybridCoE organised the first China Expert Pool meeting in cooperation with the FDR Fou...

April 12, 2019 Strategic Analysis 1/2019: How states use non-state actors: A modus operandi for covert state subversion and malign networks States with a strong and long-term interest in influencing, manipulating and creating e...

April 1, 2019 Greece becomes a member of Hybrid CoE The Ambassador of Greece to Finland, H.E. Mr Georgios Ayfantis, gave notification today...

March 26, 2019 Invitation to Changing Security and Hybrid Threats Course The University of Jyväskylä (JYU) is organizing a summer course, “Changing Security and...

March 4, 2019 CoE organised a two-day training course on Countering Hostile Information and Disinformation Last week, Hybrid CoE brought together ten journalists and strategic communication expe...

February 28, 2019 Strategic Communications and Resilience – Speech by Director Matti Saarelainen The speech was held by Director Matti Saarelainen in Bucharest 28th of February 2019. “This morning I’m going to take my 10 minutes...

February 22, 2019 Medical-based scenario highlights significance of EU Civil Protection Mechanism With the view to highlight the importance of a common understanding on hybrid threats, ...

December 13, 2018 COI Strategy and Defence contributes to the event Hybrid Warfare in the Black Sea Director COI Strategy & Defence (COI S&D) Dr. Johann Schmid contributed to the ...

December 12, 2018 United States Grant to the European Center of Excellence for Countering Hybrid Threats The United States Department of State has granted the Center of Excellence for Counteri...

November 21, 2018 Hybrid CoE presents the first year results in Brussels Today Hybrid CoE’s two Communities of Interests (CoIs) presented the results of the fir...

November 14, 2018 Romania becomes a member of Hybrid CoE H.E. Mr. Răzvan Rotundu, Ambassador of Romania to Finland, this afternoon signed a noti...

October 30, 2018 Canada joins Hybrid CoE Today Colleen Merchant, Director General of the Canadian Cyber Security Centre gave a n...

October 15, 2018 Call for Papers – Conference on ‘Legal Resilience in an Era of Hybrid Threats’ The Exeter Centre for International Law is hosting a conference on the subject of ̵...

October 10, 2018 Trainings on Open Source Material In late September the European Centre of Excellence for Countering Hybrid Threats (Hybr...

October 4, 2018 Expert-pool trend mapping Western Balkans This week the European Centre of Excellence for Countering Hybrid Threats (Hybrid CoE) ...

September 28, 2018 Hybrid CoE Supports Informal NAC-PSC Discussion This week the European Centre of Excellence for Countering Hybrid Threats (Hybrid CoE) ...

September 10, 2018 Symposium on vulnerabilities and resilience in the maritime domain Last week an International symposium on vulnerabilities and resilience in the maritime ...

September 10, 2018 Austria joins Hybrid CoE Brigadier General Reinhard Trischak this afternoon signed the Memorandum of Understandi...

August 23, 2018 Helsinki City launches a report on hybrid threats Helsinki City has launched a report on hybrid threats and the kind of hybrid influencin...

June 20, 2018 Work strands on drones and energy security start Yesterday Hybrid CoE and the COI on Vulnerabilities and Resilience organised a kick-sta...

May 30, 2018 Harbour protection and hybrid threats discussed in Brussels Today Hybrid CoE organized a workshop on port protection and hybrid threats together wi...

May 21, 2018 Czech Republic becomes a member of Hybrid CoE H.E. Mr. Ivan Jukl, Czech Ambassador to Finland, this afternoon signed the Memorandum o...

May 14, 2018 Hybrid CoE participates in online brainstorm Debating Security Plus Debating Security Plus (DS+) is a unique global online brainstorm that aims to yield co...

May 4, 2018 Workshop on Legal Resilience gathers member states together Hybrid CoE organised a two-day seminar on Legal Resilience, discussing legal vulnerabil...

April 24, 2018 Italy joins Hybrid CoE H.E. Mr. Gabriele Altana, Italian Ambassador to Finland, this afternoon signed the Memo...

April 13, 2018 Northern Regional Seminar discussed hybrid threats in the Baltic Sea region Hybrid CoE organised together with NATO a four-day seminar on countering hybrid threats...

April 10, 2018 Denmark becomes the 14th member of Hybrid CoE Mr Ulrich Esseman-Beck, Assistant Deputy Permanent Secretary from the Danish Ministry o...

March 16, 2018 Network on Maritime vulnerabilities and resilience launched On 14 March, the European Centre of Excellence for Countering Hybrid Threats hosted an ...

February 12, 2018 PSC ambassadors were briefed about Hybrid CoE’s activities Members of European Union’s Political and Security Committee visited the European Centr...

February 6, 2018 The Netherlands joins Hybrid CoE Ms Hester Somsen, Director for Security Policy at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of th...

November 27, 2017 Network on Legal Resilience launched On the 27th of November, Hybrid CoE organised a Seminar on Resilient Legislation, discu...

November 21, 2017 Hybrid Threats Discussed in North American Capitals As part of Hybrid CoE’s outreach activities, Chairman of the Steering Board Jori ...

November 7, 2017 Communities of Interest reaching out in Vilnius (7 Nov) In order to broaden its networks, Hybrid CoE is organising outreach events in its parti...

October 26, 2017 Hybrid CoE co-hosted Comprehensive Security Training Event Promoting integrated national responses to hybrid threats was at the core, when the Eur...

October 23, 2017 Hybrid CoE’s Working Paper on Hybrid Threats and the Baltic Sea Region Hybrid CoE has prepared a working paper to EU-NATO workshop, which served as feed in to...

October 16, 2017 Hybrid CoE organised an EU – NATO workshop on hybrid risks in the Baltic Sea region Today the European Centre of Excellence for Countering Hybrid Threats (Hybrid CoE) orga...

October 5, 2017 Hybrid CoE Publishes First Strategic Analysis Paper The first Strategic Analysis paper by Hanna Smith, Director of Strategic Planning and R...

October 3, 2017 Hybrid CoE Inaugurated The Official inauguration event of the European Centre of Excellence for Countering Hyb...

September 29, 2017 NATO SG, EU HR/VP, Finnish President and Prime Minister will address the Hybrid CoE inauguration event The Official inauguration event of the European Centre of Excellence for Countering Hyb...

September 21, 2017 Hybrid CoE Co-hosted a Roundtable on Rules-based Cyberspace Cyber venues are part of hybrid influencing, and handling cyberspace is part of counter...

September 15, 2017 Counter Hybrid Threat Seminar in Helsinki Hybrid CoE organised a Counter Hybrid Threat (CHT) seminar in Helsinki on 11–15 September, co-hosted with the Finnish Defence Forces. The...

September 6, 2017 Hybrid CoE will host EU-NATO discussions on Baltic Sea region At the launch seminar of the European Centre of Excellence for Countering Hybrid Threat...

September 3, 2017 Hybrid CoE will launch its activities on 6 September The European Centre of Excellence for Countering Hybrid Threats will launch its activit...

September 1, 2017 EU and NATO welcome Hybrid CoE The official inauguration of Hybrid CoE will take place in October, attended by high-le...

September 1, 2017 Hybrid CoE has reached Initial Operational Capability The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) establishing the European Centre of Excellence fo...