International Conference on “Compound (Hybrid & Gray Zone) Threats to Pakistan”

On 8th June 2018, CGSS organized an International Conference on “Compound (Hybrid & Gray Zone) Threats to Pakistan”. The aim and focus of the conference was to provide an opportunity for members of the society and policy makers to understand the nature of gray-zone hybrid threats and to discuss the different types and categories of gray-zone hybrid threats. Also to discuss mechanisms to combat such threats, and tackle the compound threats for Pakistan and to come up with an extended policy framework to cater to such contemporary rising threats.
General Zubair Mahmood Hayat, NI (M) - Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee was the Chief Guest of the conference and the guest speakers of the conference included national and international scholars which are as follows:
a. Lieutenant General Masood Aslam, HI (M), SJ, (Retd)
b. Air Marshal Waseem-ud-din HI(M), SBt (Retd), Former Deputy Chief of Air Staff (Operations)
c. Dr. Ashfaque Hasan Khan- Former Special Secretary Finance and Dean, School of Social Sciences & Humanities, National University of Sciences & Technology (NUST), Islamabad
d. Mr. Ammar Jaffery, Director General, Center of Information Technology (CIT)
e. Mr. Habib Malik Orakzai, President, Pakistan International Human Rights Organization (PIHRO)
f. Major General Udaya Annesly Perera (Retd), Former Commandant Defence Services Command and Staff College, Sri Lanka Army
g. Mr. Hai Zhao, Institute of World Economics and Politics, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Beijing, China

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Media Coverage

The CGSS received media coverage of the event by the following Media Houses:

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