We are pleased to announce that Dr John Bruni, Director of Sage International, based in Adelaide, Australia, is joining us and will bring his perspective from South East Asia. He has a PhD from the Australian Defence Force Academy (ADFA) and a Masters from Flinders University. His bio will be available shortly.
Captain (ret) Ioannis Chapsos, of the Hellenic Navy is a Maritime Security Research Fellow at Coventry University (UK) and Vice President of the International Association of Maritime Security Professionals (IAMSP). Ioannis researches the global trend of privatisation of maritime security and the potential implications in international security and all contemporary security challenges of the maritime domain, with emphasis in modern piracy, IUU fishing, weapons drugs and human trafficking, and offshore installations. He introduced Maritime Security to Coventry University, and subsequently, the Centre for Peace and Reconciliation Studies (CPRS) research unit launched the Online MA Maritime Security course in January 2013. He is also a former Lecturer for International Security at the Hellenic Supreme Joint War College / Security & Strategy Department.