European Security Trends and Threats in Society (ETTIS)

Led by J. Peter Burgess
Jan 2012 - Feb 2015

​​​The ETTIS project seek to identify, understand and assess future security threats, security needs and opportunities for societal security. The project is conducted in close collaboration with stakeholder institutions and organisations such as relevant governmental ministries, EU institutions and security institutions.​

Project partners:

  • Swedish Defence Research Agency (FOI)
  • Hague Centre for Strategic Studies (HCSS)
  • Trilateral Research & Consulting (TRI)
  • Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research (ISI)
  • Fraunhofer Institute for Technological Trend Analysis (INT)
  • Austrian Institute for Technology (AIT)
  • Centre for Irish and European Security (CIES)
  • Morpho
  • Magen David Admo (MDA)
  • Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) 
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Research Groups


PRIO Policy Brief

Burgess, J. Peter (2012) The Societal Impact of Security Research, PRIO Policy Brief, 9. Oslo: PRIO.