Research > Defence

  • Defence Matters 2015

    The project aims to stimulate the national public debate on a double focus: the Nato role in the current security environment, and the implication of the Italian White...

    Start/End: 2015 - 2015
  • Education and training of Italian Armed Forces: challenges and opportunities

    The study focuses on the education and training of the Italian Armed Forces in the current operational context and in the 2015-2025 perspective, by analyzing challenges and opportunities to...

    Start/End: 2014 - 2014
  • Defence Matters 2014

    The project intended to enlarge and enhance the Italian public debate on defence issues, by focusing on the relation between national interests and the Atlantic Alliance.
    Based on the...

    Start/End: 2014 - 2014
  • The role of dual-use helicopters in the security and defence fields

    This study analyzed the possible future use of dual-use helicopters in military operations. At the same time, the project discussed the pros and cons for each use examined as well as the related...

    Start/End: 2013 - 2014
  • Fighter aircraft’ role in crisis management operations: Italy’s trends and needs

    The study examines in primis the use of fighter aircraft by Italian Armed Forces in crisis management operations since 1991. Later, possible scenarios for the use of air power in the near future...

    Start/End: 2014 - 2014
  • Defence Matters 2013

    The research project aims to analyze the Italian debate on military issues, in particular with respect to defence spending and Italian participation in mission abroad. Besides working on primary...

    Start/End: 2013 - 2013
  • Study on the impact on European Defence Technological and Industrial Base (EDTIB) of defence offsets requested by third countries

    The study aims at analyzing offsets in the international defence market with a particular focus on European aerospace, defence and security industry. Through the study of 9 non-European countries...

    Start/End: 2013 - 2013
  • Towards a European Global Strategy

    In 2012 the Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI), Real Instituto Elcano (Madrid), Polish Institute of International Affairs (Warsaw) and Swedish Institute of International Affairs (Stockholm) have...

    Start/End: 2012 - 2013
  • Network Enabled Capabilitis Technical Challenges - NEC TC

    The study aims to identify the technologies to develop in Europe in order to contribute to the implementation of network enabled capabilities to be utilized by European Armed Forces.
    The...

    Start/End: 2013 - 2013
  • European Security and Defence Forum

    The European Security and Defence Forum (ESDF) has been established in 2009 to analyse the shifts and developments in national and European security and defence policies, and to promote a better...

    Start/End: 2009 - 2012