GLOBSEC 2022 Bratislava Forum

Building Resilience in a Divided World

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung invites to ‘GLOBSEC 2022 Bratislava Forum’, the most important international strategic conference on the frontlines of the new divided world. The Foreign Office of KAS in Poland will send an official Polish delegation to the Forum, which will serve as a platform for CEE countries to call for action of the West and its democratic partners across the globe. The high-level conference, which will feature, among others, the President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelenskyy, and the President of the EU Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, takes place in Bratislava, Slovakia, from 2 – 4 June 2022. The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung is proud to be a main institutional partner of this event.


At the 17th edition of GLOBSEC, taking place at the Grand Hotel River Park in Bratislava, Slovakia, from 2 – 4 June 2022, high-ranking representatives from politics, business and science from 80 countries across the world will discuss on global security, international cooperation and actions to strengthen Central Eastern Europe.


‘GLOBSEC 2022 Bratislava Forum’ will focus on three key areas to mobilize:

  • support for Ukraine and broader European neighbourhood
  • resources of the west to strengthen resilience at home
  • global coalitions to defend democracy


The Foreign Office of KAS in Poland will send a Polish delegation to the Forum, to participate in in-depth discussions and bilateral side talks to support political partners and make mutual relations in CEE stronger.

Members of the Polish Delegation at GLOBSEC 2022 are:

  • Bogdan Klich  (Head of Delegation), Senate of the Republic of Poland, Senator of the Republic of Poland (since 2011) / Koalicja Obywatelska
  • Anna Szymańska-Klich, Institute of Strategic Studies (ISS) in Kraków, President of the Board of ISS
  • Paweł Kowal, Sejm of the Republic of Poland, Member of the Sejm (since 2007) / Koalicja Obywatelska
  • Bartłomiej Kot, Warsaw Security Forum, Program Director
  • Thomas Behrens, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in Poland, Project Coordinator




Members of the delegation will participate in the following conference sessions, among others:


- SIDE-MEETING: 'Future Security & Defence Council Executive Lunch'

02 June 2022, 13:30-15:00, Executive Living room

Speaker line-up:

  • Curtis Scaparrotti, The Cohen Group, Senior Counselor
  • Bogdan Klich, Foreign and European Union Affairs Committee; Chairman


- SIDE-EVENT: 'What’s Next for Europe?: From the Conference on the Future of Europe to a New Reality'

02 June 2022, 17:30-19:00, Ferdinand meeting room 1&2

Speaker line-up:

  • Katarina Cséfalvayová; Director; Institute for Central Europe
  • Milena Hrdinková; Former State Secretary of European Affairs of the Czech Republic
  • Roland Freudenstein; Vice President and Head of GLOBSEC Brussels, Belgium
  • Bogdan Klich; Chairman; Foreign and European Union Affairs Committee; Senate; Poland

Led by: Sebastian Schaeffer; Managing Director; Institute for the Danube Region and Central Europe (IDM)


Please find the AGENDA of the GLOBSEC 2022 Bratislava Forum here:


See further information on 'GLOBSEC 2022 Bratislava Forum' on the official website: 


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  • Bogdan Klich
    • Senate RP
  • Anna Szymańska-Klich
    • Institute of Strategic Studies (ISS) Kraków
  • Paweł Kowal
    • Sejm RP
  • Bartłomiej Kot
    • Warsaw Security Forum

David Gregosz

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Dyrektor Biura Fundacji Konrada Adenauera w Polsce

David.Gregosz@kas.de +48 22 845-9330 +48 22 848-5437

Thomas Behrens


Projektmitarbeiter Social Media

thomas.behrens@kas.de +48 606 542 601