The world is undergoing unprecedented changes through economic transformation, information and communication technologies, emergence of non-state security threats, and realignments in international relations. IPAG produces timely and relevant research and insights on important international and strategic issues in collaboration with its global partners.
IPAG organizes high profile international events in participation of leading experts and policymakers from around the world. In collaboration with The Institute for Defence & Security Analysis (IDSA), a think tank affiliated with the Ministry of Defence, Government of India, IPAG co-organized a conference in New Delhi, India on, “The Digital Age, Cyber Space, and Social Media: The Challenges of Security & Radicalization.”In partnership with the Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS), a think tank affiliated with the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), Government of India, IPAG organized an international conference on “Non-Traditional Economic and Security Risks in a Globalized World” in New Delhi, India.
To communicate its research findings to relevant policymakers and change mobilizers, IPAG attends high level strategic and security forums like the IISS Shangri La Dialogue in Singapore and the Xiangshan Forum in China – the two flagship and seminal security gatherings in Asia. At the Shangri a Dialogue, IPAG participated in the session on ‘New Patterns of Security Cooperation.” At the Xiangshan Forum, IPAG spoke on ‘Latest Developments in Terrorism and Creative Approaches to Cooperation.” During the Australian Cyber Security Conference 2018 organized by the Australian Information Security Association (AISA), IPAG participated in the session on “Building a Cyber Security Strategy that Works”. IPAG also participated at the India Conference on Cyber Security and Internet Governance at the session “Countering Violent Extremism in Cyberspace”.
IPAG contributes in the capacity building and training and has been taking course session on the topic “Cross Country Cooperation among Intelligence Agencies for combatting International Crime: SAARC Perspective” for the senior security, law enforcement, and intelligence officials from the eight South Asian countries (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka) under the Training Workshop titled Transnational Crime: SAARC (South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation) Perspective, organized under the Ministry of Home Affairs. IPAG also has helped the Military Institute of Science & Technology (MIST) on providing firsthand exposure & training on “Growing Cyber Threats around the World.”