The Chief Patron and Plenary Speakers

Robert CASTEL, PhD.

Israel National Parks Authority, Israel

Plenary Speaker


“Robert C. Castel is a former research fellow at the Israel Democracy Institute, with research interests in asymmetric warfare, geopolitics, and military innovation. He authored the award-winning study The Cyberterrorist’s Manual for the Internet (1996, IICC), and his first book, When Innovation Failed, will be published in 2017.

Commissioned in the Army, Castel became a paratrooper and a captain in military intelligence. He is a decorated combat veteran, having served in Lebanon and several other areas of operation.

A senior law enforcement official with a background in police special operations, his current position deals with combating wildlife crime.”

RAND Corporation, War by What Means, According to Whose Rules?, Washington DC.: RAND, 2014.



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