Researcher of the Centre for Security and Defence Studies

Defence capabilities and technologies ; Europe ; Transatlantic relations


Graduated in “Advanced Studies in Political Sciences” (option: international relations) from the Catholic University of Louvain, Alain De Neve is a researcher specialised in technological development issues in the field of defence within the Centre for Security and Defence Studies (CSDS). He devotes his studies to the following specific domains: technological innovation in the field of defence, armament industry and aerospace sector. Read more


Weapons of mass destruction and risks of proliferation ;
Cybersecurity and integrity of military digital networks ;
Critical infrastructure protection ;
Challenges related to militarisation and weaponisation of space; Energy security ;
Developments in the field of drones and military robotics in general; Industrial, strategic, political, legal and ethical challenges of artificial intelligence as well as its impact on geopolitical balances.