Director of the EU Institute for Security Studies

Álvaro de Vasconcelos has been Director of the EU Institute for Security Studies since May 2007. Prior to this, he headed the Institute for Strategic and International Studies (IEEI) from 1981 to 2007, of which he is a co-founder and where he launched several networks including the Euro-Latin American Forum and the EuroMeSCo. Álvaro de Vasconcelos has taken part in many conferences as a speaker and key-note speaker and is also a regular contributor to the Portuguese and European press.