Speaker BIO

Tomass Pildegovičs is a Senior Expert at the NATO Strategic Communications Centre of Excellence. He has also been named a NATO 2030 Global Fellow.

In his previous role, he served as a Policy Assistant in the European Parliament, advising on issues related to foreign interference in democratic processes, hybrid threats, and EU-Russia relations.
Pildegovičs was selected as the 2022 Recipient of the European Union Studies Association Haas Fund Fellowship, as well as a 2021 GLOBSEC Young Leader in Security and Defence.

Tomass Pildegovičs is currently a PhD candidate in Politics and International Relations at the University of Cambridge. He completed his MPhil in Politics and International Relations with Distinction at the University of Cambridge in 2019. He also holds a BA in International Relations with First Class Honours (2018) from the Department of War Studies, King’s College London.