Online seminar: “The changing role of the Armed Forces and their possibilities to mitigate and confront new threats”

The Inter-American Defense Board (IADB) invites you to participate in its next event: Seminar “The changing role of the Armed Forces and their possibilities to mitigate and confront new threats”.

This event will be held virtually through the Zoom platform and the IADB channel on Youtube, with the participation of exhibitors with extensive experience in the roles that the Armed Forces play in the face of new threats, international analysts specializing in the phenomenon of transnational criminal organizations and professional personnel from national security and public policies of the OAS member states.

Aimed at officials of the different organizations that work for security and defense in the hemisphere, and personnel of the Armed Forces at tactical and operational levels.

Its objective is to share experiences, lessons learned and protocols implemented by each country to face the emerging threat phenomena that affect their territory, to achieve the interaction of all organizations involved in security and defense, with international organizations, academic institutions and think tanks, interested in deepening the knowledge of these issues that are of great interest to the hemispheric defense and security.

This online event is organized by the Inter-American Defense Board’s (IADB) Division of Hemispheric Cooperation together with the Organization of American States (OAS) Secretariat for Multidimensional Security (SMS).

Simultaneous translation in Spanish, English and Portuguese.



WHEN: April 28, 2021 – 9:00 am-2:00 pm (GMT-4).