Fifth Consultative Meeting of the EU Non-Proliferation Consortium

Location

Conference Center Albert Borschette (CCAB)
Room AB-2D
Rue Froissart 36
B - 1040 Brussels - Belgium

Date

7 – 8 July 2016

© PRIF

Thursday 7 July 2016

Welcome and introduction
09:00 - 10:00 Registration and welcome breakfast
10:00 - 10:15 Welcome and introduction to the meeting
Giorgio Franceschini, Peace Research Institute Frankfurt
Joëlle Jenny, European External Action Service
Session 1: Preventing CBRN Terrorism
10:15 - 11:45 EU support for preventing proliferation and use of biological, chemical, radiological and nuclear weapons, including by non-state actors
Chair: Bruno Dupré, European External Action Service
Speaker (Chem.): Dimitris Iliopoulos, European External Action Service ( download the presentation)
Speaker (Bio): Richard Guthrie, CBW Events
Speaker (Radiological / Nuclear): Matthew Cottee, International Institute for Strategic Studies
Discussant: Nomi Bar-Yaacov, Chatham House
11:45 - 12:45 A mid-term assessment of the Comprehensive Review of UNSCR 1540 Implementation: Implications and Options for the EU
Chair: Vicente Garrido Rebolledo, INCIPE
Speaker: Scott Spence, VERTIC ( download the presentation)
Speaker: Sibylle Bauer, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute
12:45 - 14:15 Lunch
Session 2: Arms export control
14:15 - 15:00 The way ahead for the ATT
Chair: Pierre-Arnaud Lotton, European External Action Service
Speaker: Elli Kytömäki, Chatham House ( download the presentation)
Speaker: Michael Brzoska, Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy at the University of Hamburg ( download the presentation)
15:00 - 15:45 Increasing accountability: end-user control and identification of diversion
Chair: Frank Meeussen, European External Action Service
Speaker: Paul Holtom, Coventry University ( download the presentation)
Speaker: Sarah Parker, Small Arms Survey
15:45 – 16:15 Coffee break
Session 3: Non-proliferation diplomacy and sanctions
16:15 – 17:30 Assessing the High Level Review of United Nations Sanctions: What way forward for EU non-proliferation sanctions?
Chair: Teresa Archer Pratas, European External Action Service
Speaker: Per Saland, Former Sanctions Coordinator, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Sweden
Speaker: Clara Portela, Singapore Management University ( download the presentation)

Friday 8 July 2016

Session 4: EU Non-proliferation and Disarmament Policy
09:00 – 10:00 EU priorities for and contribution to the 2016 BTWC Review Conference
Chair: Emil Kazakov, European External Action Service
Speaker: James Revill, University of Sussex ( download the presentation)
Speaker: Kathryn Millett, Biosecure
10:00 – 11:00 Recent developments in the field of nuclear disarmament
Chair: Judit Körömi, European External Action Service
Speaker: Jenny Nielsen, Vienna Center for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation ( download the presentation)
Speaker: Oliver Meier, Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 – 13:00 The EU role in non-proliferation diplomacy with Iran and the DPRK
Chair: Benjamin Hautecouverture, Fondation pour la recherche stratégique
Speakers (Iran): Annika Weidemann, European External Action Service Iran Task Force and Tarja Cronberg, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute
Speaker (DPRK): Andrea Berger, Royal United Services Institute
13:00 – 13:15 Closing of the meeting
Jacek Bylica, European External Action Service
Giorgio Franceschini, Peace Research Institute Frankfurt

Participants List

Aguilera Y Martinez, Naomi University College Maastricht, Netherlands
Anthony, Ian Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), Sweden
Antón Zunzunegui, Santiago Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Spain
Archer Pratas, Teresa European External Action Service (EEAS)
Astner, Katja University of Innsbruck, Austria [Intern]
Balázs, Szilvia Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Hungary
Báňaiová, Klaudia Slovak Foreign Policy Association (SFPA), Slovakia [Intern]
Bar-Yaacov, Nomi Chatham House, United Kingdom
Bauer, Sibylle Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), Sweden
Berger, Andrea Royal United Services Institute (RUSI), United Kingdom
Bliddal, Henrik NATO Parliamentary Assembly
Braun, Frank Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Luxembourg
Brzoska, Michael Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy at the University of Hamburg (IFSH), Germany
Bylica, Jacek European External Action Service (EEAS)
Cottee, Matthew International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS), United Kingdom
Craggs, Ben Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the United Kingdom
Cronberg, Tarja Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), Sweden
Curmi, Sandro Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Malta
Daase, Christopher Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF), Germany
Deitelhoff, Nicole Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF), Germany
Demmer, Julian Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF), Germany
Dumont, François Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belgium
Dupré, Bruno European External Action Service (EEAS)
Dvořák, Viktor Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic
Farhadi, Parisa Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy at the University of Hamburg (IFSH), Germany [Intern]
Fey, Marco Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF), Germany
Fitzpatrick, Mark International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS), United Kingdom
Franceschini, Giorgio Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF), Germany
Garrido Rebolledo, Vicente The International Affairs and Foreign Policy Institute (INCIPE), Spain
Giaurov, Vesselin Vienna Center for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation (VCDNP), Austria [Intern]
Grand, Camille Fondation pour la recherche stratégique (FRS), France
Guthrie, Richard CBW events, United Kingdom
Gutten, Miroslav Ministry of Foreign Affairs and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic
Hand, Jessica UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Hanses, Bruno European External Action Service (EEAS)
Hautecouverture, Benjamin Fondation pour la recherche stratégique (FRS), France
Holtom, Paul Coventry University, United Kingdom
Horn, Samuel Merni Instrumenti D.O.O., Serbia
Iliopoulos, Dimitris European External Action Service (EEAS)
Immenkamp, Beatrix European Parliament
Izewicz, Paulina International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS), United Kingdom
Jenny, Joëlle European External Action Service (EEAS)
Jermalavičius, Tomas International Centre for Defence and Security (ICDS), Estonia
Kazakov, Emil European External Action Service (EEAS)
Konschak, Laura Federal Office for Economic Affairs and Export Control (BAFA), Germany
Körömi, Judit European External Action Service (EEAS)
Konstantinova, Elizabeth EEAS
Kytömäki, Elli Chatham House, United Kingdom
Legrand, Jérôme European Parliament
Leventis, Yiorghos International Security Forum, Cyprus
Lotton, Pierre-Arnaud European External Action Service (EEAS)
Lück, Nico Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF), Germany
Luts, Natalja Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Estonia
Margaris, Pantelis Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Greece
Martínez Bocos, Laura Embassy of Spain in Brussels
Meeussen, Frank European External Action Service (EEAS)
Meier, Oliver German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP), Germany
Millett, Kathryn Biosecure, United Kingdom
Nielsen, Jenny Vienna Center for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation (VCDNP), Austria
Parker, Sarah Small Arms Survey, Switzerland
Pecht, Manjana Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF), Germany
Péczeli, Anna Center for Strategic and Defense Studies at the National University of Public Service, Hungary
Portela, Clara Singapore Management University, Singapore
Pundors, Mārtiņš Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Latvia
Rehrl, Jochen European External Action Service (EEAS)
Revill, James University of Sussex, United Kingdom
Rudischhauser, Wolfgang NATO
Saland, Per Former Sanctions Coordinator, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Sweden
Sarrazyn, Jeroen Federal Public Service FINANCE (Belgium), Customs Administration
Schelstraete, Sigurd Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belgium
Sciarra, Roberto Maria Università LUISS Guido Carli, Italy [Intern]
Simonart, Tristan European Commission
Simonet, Françoise European Commission
Smetana, Michal Center for Security Policy at the Charles University, Czech Republic
Spelling, Alexander UCL Department of Science and Technology Studies, United Kingdom
Spence, Scott Verification Research, Training and Information Centre (VERTIC), United Kingdom
Thomasen, Gry Danish Institute for International Studies, Denmark
Tsukanova, Maryna European Commission
Valstar, Max Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands
Van der Linden, Janna Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands
Vanheusden, Matthias Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belgium
Vlastelica, Sanjin Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Republic of Croatia
Vranckx, An Group for Research and Information on Peace and Security (GRIP), Belgium
Wang, Raymond Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), Sweden [Intern]
Weidemann, Annika European External Action Service (EEAS)