ATbar Newsletter Activities June - July 2017

Newsletter Activities June - July 2017

01/08/2017 | by ICT Staff  
ICT Activities Newsletter
May - June, 2017
 ICT is pleased to share with you our most recent activities:
ICT has formally joined the The Atlantic Treaty Association (ATA)

The Atlantic Treaty Association (ATA) is an umbrella organization which acts as a network facilitator in the Euro-Atlantic region. 
ICT, as part of an international consortium, was awarded two grants totaling  about 500,000$ by the prestigious

Horizon2020 Program of the European Union. Members of the consortium include half a dozen of law enforcement agencies, technology companies, research centers and universities.

Prof. Boaz Ganor, Founder & Executive Director of ICT briefed a parliamentary delegation of the German Interior Committee. The meeting was organized by ELNET Europe - Israel (Network Leadership European - ELNET)
The International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT) in association with the Institute for Policy and Strategy (IPS) held a workshop during the Herzliya Conference on Trends in Global Terror.

The workshop was Chaired by Prof. Boaz Ganor, Dean, Lauder School of Government, Diplomacy & Strategy; Founder & Executive Director, Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT), IDC Herzliya and included Mr. Shabtai Shavit, Former Head of the Mossad; Chairman, International Institute for Counter Terrorism (ICT), IDC Herzliya; Chairman, Athena Human & Technology Integrated Solutions Mr. Dan Meridor, Former Deputy Prime Minister; Former Minister of Intelligence and Atomic Energy Maj. Gen. (res.) Aharon Zeevi-Farkash, Former Head of the IDF Military Intelligence Directorate; Founder & CEO, “FST Biometrics”. 
The International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT) in association with the Institute for Policy and Strategy (IPS) held a simulation on Trump's policy against Iran. The findings of the simulation were presented by Prof. Boaz Ganor during the Herzliya Conference. 
Prof. Boaz Ganor, Founder and Executive Director of ICT, Dr. Eitan Azani, Deputy Director and Adv. Uri Ben Yaakov, ICT Senior Researcher, participated in an official dinner with H.E Ambassador of Japan to Israel.
AJC ACCESS Israel together with ICT held a a counter-terrorism course for foreign diplomats posted in Israel. The course which is being held for the second time, ended with 16 diplomats from 10 different countries learning from the Israeli counter-terrorism experience.
Lt. Col. (Res.). Uri Ben Yaakov, ICT Senior Researcher and Ms. Danielle Haberfeld, Researcher at ICT presented in Varna International Conference on Counter-Terrorism. Their lecture topics included - cyber terrorism, threats to critical infrastructure and a blue team simulation.
This edition of Counter Terrorism Today focussed on the threat caused by cyber terrorism. The discussion makes an attempt to define this threat, and subsequently tries to answer how to confront it.
Dan Diker interviewed Col. (Res.) Rami Efrati, who is the Former Head of the Civilian Department of the Cyber Bureau and Associate at the ICT; Oren Elimelech, who is a Cyber Security Expert and Information Security Manager in the Ministry of Transport and Road Safety in Israel; as well as Dr. Harel Menashri, who is a Research Fellow at the ICT and an expert on Information Security and Technological Intelligence in Israel, best known for his position at the Holon Institute for Technology where he lectures on cyber threats.
Brig. Gen. (Res) Eli Ben Meir, Associate at ICT on Fox News opinion about the latest Cyber Attack >>
Article written by Prof. Assaf Moghadam, Director of Academic Affairs at ICT published in The Washington Post titled: "How the London Attacks Reveal a Gateway to Terrorism"  >>
The May 2017 Manchester Suicide Bombing Attack
By Mr. Edan Landau
The New Face of Hamas
By Maj. Gen. (Res.) Sami Turgeman 
Hamza bin Osama bin Laden – Leader of Al-Qaeda’s New Generation
By ICT's Jihadi Websites Monitoring Group (JWMG)
Implications of the ISIS Attacks in Tehran
By Dr. Ely Karmon
CCTA’s Statement Regarding the End of the Raid of al-‘AdnaniCCTA’s Statement Regarding the End of the Raid of al-‘Adnani
By Cyber Desk
Hacking as the Next Arena of Battle in the Eyes of an Islamic State Supporter
By ICT's Jihadi Websites Monitoring Group (JWMG)