The Center for International Maritime Security (CIMSEC) is a non-partisan think tank incorporated as a non-profit in the state of Maryland. Formed in 2012, CIMSEC aims to build a global community of professionals, academics, and forward thinkers from a variety of fields who wish to further international maritime peace and security through an exchange of ideas and the rigor of critical thought and writing.
The Centro Studi Relazioni Atantico-Mediterranee (CESRAM) took its first steps over the eighties of the twentieth century at the University of Salento. CESRAM aims to promote the study of the current international relations between the Euro-Atlantic and the Mediterranean areas, with particular reference to the evolution of diplomatic, military, political, social and economic relations between Italy and the countries of the two areas.
The European Intelligence Academy was established in 2013 as an international network of intelligence studies scholars, specialists and students, who are dedicated to promoting research and scholarship across the European Union (EU), as well as between the EU and other parts of the world. One of the primary aims of the EIA network is to highlight the work of emerging graduate and undergraduate scholars in the intelligence studies field, while encouraging cooperation in research and scholarship between students of intelligence.