Declaration of Mrs. Beth Sizeland, on the occasion of the British Presidency of the College
A review of Croatia's Presidency by DG Daniel Markić
The Director General of SOA, Mr. Daniel Markić, presents our project and the achievements of the Croatian Presidency of the Intelligence College in Europe, from February 2020 to February 2021.
Yasmine Gouédard appointed first director of ICE’s Permanent Secretariat
In June this year, Mrs. Yasmine Gouédard was elected by the College members to be the first head of the ICE’s Permanent Secretariat. On 14th September, she formally took up her position of the coordination structure. Since, she has been actively working on consolidating links between members. Mrs. Gouédard is in close contact with the stakeholders of the College, and in constant association with the Presidency and Troika board. Her first trip was to Zagreb, as Croatia assumes since February 2020 ICE’s rotating presidency for a year.
Official signing ceremony of the Letter of Intent on 26th February 2020 in Zagreb
On 26th February 2020, 23 countries signed the Letter of Intent in Zagreb, providing the Intelligence College in Europe with a framework and a governance. Download the Letter of Intent.
List of signatory countries, members of the Intelligence College in Europe:
The signing of the Letter of Intent was followed by a panel discussion on the subject "Intelligence cooperation in contemporary security paradigm", presented by Mr. Daniel Markić, Director of the Croatian Security and Intelligence Agency, and Mr. Andrej Plenković, Croatian Prime Minister.
Inaugural session of the Intelligence College in Europe, Paris, March 5th 2019.
A success in numbers:
300 participants, 66 intelligence services, 30 European countries, Decision-makers, Academics.
After a discussion about the concept of strategic culture with academics, heads of European intelligence services, and representatives of European institutions, the President of the French Republic did the closing speech and announced the main lines of the Intelligence College in Europe.