Róbert Vass is a founder and President of GLOBSEC, the most influential CEEthink tank committed to enhancing security, prosperity, and sustainability in Europe and throughout the world. GLOBSEC’s mission is to shape the future by generating new ideas and solutions for a better and safer world. Robert currently manages an international team of more than 80 people composed of 10 different nationalities with offices in Vienna, Brussels, Warsaw and Washington. GLOBSEC Bratislava Forum belongs to the top 5 conferences in the world and is regularly attended by heads of state, influential politicians, and business executives, as well as respected thought leaders from the non-governmental and other sectors. The Forum annually welcomes more than 1000 high-level guests and leaders from public, private and academia sector. GLOBSEC also organizes the annual GLOBSEC Tatra Summit, a conference that provides opportunity for experts to have fruitful political discussions on the future of Europe. Robert works with a widely respected global network of leaders from both the public and private sector. He was also instrumental in establishing the GLOBSEC Policy Institute which provides high-quality research materials for a global audience.