Ing. Dora Lapkova, PhD      

  • Director of Soft Targets Protection Institute
  • Chief Secretary of Faculty of Applied Informatics, Tomas Bata University of Zlin
  • Specialist in the field of Security Technologies, Systems and Management
  • Absolvent of certified programmes Risk Management (Exin) and Business Continuity Manager (Tayllorcox)
  • Self Defense Instructor (accredited by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic)

Bc. Tereza Šternová

  • Chief OSINT analytic & Office Manager of Soft Targets Protection Institute
  • Former Agenda & New Media Manager of Czech-Israeli Mutual Chamber of Commerce
  • Former security officer of Israeli airlines EL-AL
  • Chief OSINT analytic and crisis management specialist

Mgr. David Rožek

  • Analytic of Soft Targets Protection Institute
  • CEO of Synergia Management Czech Republic s.r.o.
  • Student of PhD programme of the Police Academy of the Czech Republic in Prague focused on the research on international terrorism and protection of soft targets

Ing. Zdeněk Kalvach 

  • Founder and Head of Board of Directors of Soft Targets Protection Institute
  • Deputy Director, Security Department of Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty
  • Author of the Basics of Soft Targets Protection Guidelines published by the Czech Ministry of the Interior
  • Member of the Ministry of the Interior advisory board on extremism and terrorism
  • Former security manager of Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty security team and the deputy operations manager of M2C. Awarded as manager of the year by Czech chamber of ASIS International in 2013
  • Former Head of Security of the Jewish Community in Prague and OSINT analytic of the Federation of the Jewish Communities in Czech Republic. 

PhDr. Petr Brichcín, PhD, MBA

  • Co-founder and Member of Board of Directors of Soft Targets Protection Institute
  • Studied psychology, theology, philosophy, pedagogy and human resources on various international universities and graduated in various specialised courses 
  • Working experinces as grammar school / college / university teacher, school psychologist, human resources director of manufacture company, research at Czech Academy of Science, 
  • Specialized in development of key personal and professional competences
  • Absolvent of person-cantered psychotherapy training, non-violent communication, transaction analysis and crisis intervention.   
  • Managing partner, Brain Point since 2005