Security Management and Society (2012)

University of Defence organizes the 3rd International Conference "Security Management and Society" that will be held under the auspices of the Deputy Minister of Defence for Personnel Michael Hrbata, M.Sc. in 16th and 17th May 2012 in Brno.

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Aim and scope of the conference:

The scope of the conference is security, as well as crisis and emergency management in regional, national, and transnational systems of civil, asset and environmental security. These issues should be discussed in connection with the EU effort related to sustainable development. The goal of the Conference is to support development of science, research and education in the areas of risk, security, emergency, crisis, and recovery management. At the same time it aims at exchange of information among military experts, security services and other stakeholders in the area of security management.

Conference working sessions and topics:

A - Civil, assets and environmental security

  • Crisis management
  • Emergency and recovery management
  • Civil protection in the region
  • Asset protection
  • Education and training of security bodies
  • Infrastructure protection
  • Environmental protection
  • Sustainable development

 B - Security and risk management

  • Security threats
  • Security management
  • Risk management, integrated risk management
  • Professional education in the field of security
  • Information Security
  • Cybernetics and automation for safety
  • Security, reliability and interoperability of information technologies and systems
  • Cyber terrorism protection

Expert patronage:

Brig. Gen. Prof. Rudolf Urban, MSc., Ph.D., dr.h.c. (Ret.) - Rector, University of Defence
Jiří Kameník, M.Sc. - President of Association of private security services
Jan Papež, MSc. - President of Association of Flood Control
Brig. Gen. Miloš Svoboda, MSc. - Deputy Director of Fire Brigade of Czech Republic
Dr. Olga Šifferová - Department of Criminality Prevention, Ministry of Interior
Dušan Navrátil, MSc. - Director of National Security Authority

International Scientific Committee:

Assoc. prof. Vladimír Adamec, PhD - AMEC s.r.o.
Prof. František Božek, PhD. - Univeristy of Defence
Michael Dawson - Directorate of Environmental Stewardship, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Ltc. Pavel Foltin, PhD. - Vice-dean FEM, University of Defence
Col. Vladan Holcner, PhD. - Dean FEM, University of Defence
Prof. Jiří Hřebíček, PhD. - IBA Masaryk University
Assoc. prof. Dr. Teodora Ivanusa, PhD. - University of Maribor, Slovenia
Prof. Marie Jurová, PhD. - VUT v Brně
Dorian Juverdeanu, EUROPOL
Assoc. prof. Josef Kellner, PhD. - University of Defence
Prof. Dr. Milada Kozubková, PhD - VŠB Technical University of Ostrava
Josef Krysta, MSc. - Director, SOŠ OOM
Prof. Dr. Matanat A. Mehrabova - Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, Azerbaijan
Josef Navrátil, PhD. - University of Defence
Assoc. prof. Pavel Nečas, PhD., Nominee Rector, Armed Forces Academy of Gen. M.R.Štefánik
Assoc. prof. Ilona Obršálová, PhD. - University of Pardubice
Dr. Alexander Omelchenko, PhD., D.Sc. - University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
Dr. Anna Patschová, PhD. - VUVH, Bratislava, Slovakia
Prof. Iztok Pobregar, PhD. - University of Maribor, Slovenia
Prof. Dr. Friedrich Steinhäusler - University of Salzburg
Prof. Gustav Šafr, DrSc. - Jihočeská univerzita
Prof. Milík Tichý, DrSc. - ČVUT Praha
Prof. Jiří Urbánek, PhD. - University of Defence
Zbyněk Večeřa, PhD. - Institut of Analytical Chemistry of the AS, CR


University of Defence
Faculty of Economics and Management,
Department of Population Protection,
Kounicova 65, 662 10 Brno, Czech Republic

Conference Manager:

Eduard Bakoš, PhD.

Conference Board:

Jiří Barta, MSc.
Alena Bumbová, PhD.
Miroslav Jurenka, PhD.
Tomáš Ludík, MSc.
mjr. Jan Kyselák, PhD.
Josef Navrátil, PhD.

Conference Secretariat:

Lenka Ješonková, MSc. and Veronika Sadovská, MSc., + 420 973 44 20 97

Conference Program: 

16 May 2012

08,30 – 09,30    Registration
09,30 – 10,00    Welcome Address
10,00 – 12,30    Plenary Session
12,30 – 14,00    Lunch
14,00 – 15,30    Working Sessions
15,30 – 16,00    Coffee Break
16,00 – 17,30    Working Sessions
19,30 – 22,00    Social Event

17 May 2012

08,00 – 10,00    Working Sessions
10,00 – 10,30    Coffee Break 
10,30 – 12,00    Working Sessions
12,00 – 12,30    Lunch
12,30 – 16,00    Discussion, Closing Remarks

Working Languages:

Czech, Slovak, English

Conference Website:

Important Deadlines:

21.3.2012 - Submission of application forms including abstracts and short CVs of speakers
28.3.2012 - Acceptance of abstracts
27.4.2012 - Submission of final papers
27.4.2012 - Submission of applications for participation without paper/presentation


All participants of the Conference should reserve accommodation on their own (hotels in Brno).

Instructions for Participants:

You will find the Conference electronic registration form on the Conference in section REGISTRATION on the Conference website  you can also insert the abstracts of your papers. Conference fees are free of charge. All fees will be provided from the ESF Project entitled Education for the Security System of the State IP CZ 1.07/2.2.00/15.0070. Speakers and authors of those papers published in the Conference Proceedings will obtain Conference materials, the Proceedings in both printed and electronic form. Refreshment will be provided to all Conference participants. Selected full papers will be also published in the Economics and Management Journal!

ikona souboruInvitation Leaflet.

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