The national security policy - From strategic thinking to security and defence institutions

October 3rd, 2019 JW Marriott Hotel, Bucharest download pdf


Agenda 03-10-2019 JW Marriott Hotel
Registration & Welcome Coffee

Conference presentation

1. Romania’s fundamental national interests and major threats against Romania’s national security (from perception to rationality)


Niculae IancuConcept's coordinator


Constantin IonescuState Counselor, Director of the Integrated Information Office, within the National Security Department of the Presidential Administration

Iulian FotaFormer presidential adviser, head of the Department for national security

Constantin DegeratuGeneral (r), former head of the SMG, former presidential adviser for national security

Gheorghe SavuGeneral (r), former head of DGIA, former head of military representation in NATO and EU

Coffee Break

2. State's capacity to ensure the national security of Romania and its citizens.


Silviu RogobeteProfessor of Philosophy at the Universitatea de Vest din Timisoara, former General Consul of Romania in South Africa


Nicoleta PauliucSenator, Deputy Chairman of the Defense Committee

Mihai FiforDeputy Prime Minister for Strategic Partnerships, Senator, former Minister of National Defense

MG Iulian BerdilăCommander of the Multinational Division Command (MNDHQ)

General (r) Teodor FrunzetiAdviser in the Department for security - Presidential Administration, former rector of UNAp, former head of SMFT

Cristian HostiucEditorial director, Ziarul Financiar

Special guests

Ionuţ DumitruASE university professor

Mihai IonescuMajor General (r), ISPAIM General Manager

Lunch Break

3. Romania's national security in the current international context. What is the ideal model of national security?


George TibilDefense and Security Monitor


Thomas-Durell Young US Cert., Ph.D., Dipl. Institute for Security Governance Defense Security Cooperation Agency, Naval Postgraduate School US - Monterey, CA 93943

Itai Brun Brigadier General (Ret.), INSS, Israel

Jaroslaw StrozykBrigadier General (Ret.), Poland, Former Deputy Director Intelligence Division, NATO HQ Brussels

Special guests

Marian ZuleanProfessor, University of Bucharest

4. Final Remarks

Ştefan Dănilă, Defense and Security Monitor's project coordinator