Webinar – 2nd Conference “External Dimension of Homeland Security” | 23 June | 2 pm | ONLINE

23 Jun 2020 - 14:00

In a context of profound changes in the fields of security and increasing erosion of the traditional borders of the internal and external dimensions of security, the OBSERVARE-Observatory of External Relations of UAL and the Research Center of the Higher Institute of Police Sciences and Internal Security (ISCPSI) from the PSP, co-organize the 2nd conference on the “External Dimension of Internal Security”. This will take place on the afternoon of June 23, according to the attached poster, in the form of a webinar through the zoom platform.

Participation is free of charge, but implies mandatory prior registration via email to the Department of International Relations at UAL (DRI@autonoma.pt), then receiving the respective access.


2 pm | OPENING

Superintendent José Carlos Bastos Leitão | Director of ISCPSI

14:30-16:00 | Panel 1

Prof. Doctor Paulo Filipe de Sousa Figueiredo Machado | ICPOL Scientific Coordinator


External Dimension of Homeland Security – an imperative at national, European and international levels
Prof. Dr Luis Tome

From the Global Strategy to the Conference on the Future of Europe: critical analysis of the European Union's institutional discourse on the external dimension of internal security
Professor Ana Isabel Xavier

Lessons learned from the current pandemic crisis
Chief Superintendent Paulo Jorge Valente Gomes

Outsourcing of Homeland Security in the context of a global pandemic
Superintendent Luís Manuel André Elias


4:00 pm to 4:30 pm | Break


16:30-18:00 | Panel 2

Professor Luisa Godinho | Associate Professor at UAL, Integrated Researcher at OBSERVARE and Editor of the Janus Yearbook


International police cooperation as a pillar of criminal investigation: current and future needs
Intendant António Luís Rodrigues dos Santos

External ties and impacts of internal threats to territorial integrity – the Spanish case
Prof. Doctor Filipe Vasconcelos Romao

Hybrid threats – overcoming the dichotomy

 internal/external security
Prof. Doctor Felipe Manuel Pathé Duarte

Cooperation between Armed Forces and Security Forces and Services: an imperative
General Luis Valença Pinto


6 pm | Closing

Prof. Doctor José Amado da Silva | Dean of UAL





Department of International Relations