For immediate release | Tuesday, October 3, 2017

CEP Conference in Brussels to Highlight Solutions to Spread of Extremism

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Two-day event to feature European Commissioner for the Security Union Sir Julian King, Executive Director at the International Institute for Strategic Studies Sir John Jenkins, Dartmouth College Professor Dr. Hany Farid, and others 

(Brussels, Belgium) – The Counter Extremism Project (CEP) will host the Building Alliances – Preventing Terror policy conference on October 17 and 18 in Brussels, Belgium.

The two-day conference will bring together senior policymakers, academics, industry representatives, NGOs, and the private sector to share innovative ideas for tackling the spread of extremism and terrorist propaganda in Europe and online, countering terror financing, understanding extremist ideologies, and improving community and grassroots engagement.

Distinguished speakers include: EU Commissioner for the Security Union Sir Julian King; Executive Director at the International Institute for Strategic Studies Sir John Jenkins; Dartmouth College Computer Science Professor Dr. Hany Farid; former British Head of Counterterrorism in the FCO Sir Ivor Roberts; and former Polish Foreign Minister Radek Sikorski.

 

Building Alliances – Preventing Terror

October 17 and 18

9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on both days

Renaissance Brussels Hotel

Rue du Parnasse 19

1050 Brussels, Belgium

To RSVP, please click here.