Center for Security Studies (CSS)
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The Center for Security Studies (CSS) organizes various academic conferences and a number of workshops to promote cooperation and the exchange of ideas between academics and security policy-makers engaged in practical work.


Academic Research


The Making of a Nuclear Order: Negotiating the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty, 1–2 March 2014, Zurich


Nuclear Proliferation History: New Evidence, Analysis & Policy Insights, 1 February 2013, Vienna


Past events


Applied Research / Think Tank


CSS Evening Talk: Conflicts and Security in the Maghreb and North Africa, 20. Oktober 2015, ETH Zürich

CSS Evening Talk: The Ukraine Crisis and the Future of the European Security Architecture

ETH-Workshop: Weltpolitische Lage, 27. March 2015, ETH Zurich

CSS Evening Talk: The Future of the Two Koreas, 26 February 2015, ETH Zurich

ETH Workshop on Security Policy: The Dual Use of Space, 30 January 2015, ETH Zurich


CSS Evening Talk: The Future of Missile Defence, 4 December 2014, ETH Zurich

CSS Evening Talk: The Future of the Chemical Weapons Control Regime, Chemical Weapons Disarmament in Syria, and the Contribution of Switzerland, 23 October 2014, ETH Zurich

ETH-Workshop: Military Doctrines after 2014, 27 June 2014, ETH Zurich

ETH Workshop: Switzerland and Its Neighbors, 28 March 2014, ETH Zurich

CSS Evening Talk: Emerging India – a New Actor on the Global Stage?, 4 February 2014, ETH Zurich


CSS Evening Talk: The Swiss OSCE Chairmanship, 11 December 2013, ETH Zurich

ETH-Workshop: Switzerland’s OSCE Charimainship 2014, 8 November 2013, ETH Zurich

ETH-Workshop: Resilience in Crisis Situations, 11 October 2013, ETH Zurich

CSS Evening Talk: The Return of Conventional War?, 11 September 2013, ETH Zurich

Expert Workshop “Swiss Crisis Mapping”, Zurich, 5 September 2013, Zurich


Past events


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