ASRIE Analytica has released its first publication in 2020 which is dedicated to the Malicious Use of Artificial Intelligence (MUAI) and the impact it might have on international psychological security. In particular, In this report ASRIE Analytica decided to give the opportunity to some Russian researchers specialized in Strategic Communication, Psychological Warfare, Security, and Information Warfare, to report their activities in Great Britain when they attended several events in the United Kingdom focusing the attention of the academic world and the media on MUAI and possible future consequences on the international psychological security.
This volume of Geopolitical Report might be interpreted as a combination between Russian researchers’ personal experience and activities in Great Britain and academic research since in this document are highlighted outcomes of scientific investigation. Thanks to this report the international public opinion might be acquainted with the Russian guidelines and investigation in Strategic Communication and understand the Russian promotion activities abroad in a country, the Great Britain, which has been living the struggle of finding its identity after the Brexit.
These researchers are among the international experts and scholars with whom ASRIE Analytica is in contact and have developed several types of research, monitoring and analysis projects. Among those who attended conferences and events in the United Kingdom, we are going to report the activities of Prof. Evgeny Pashentsev, leading researcher at the Institute of Contemporary International Studies of the Diplomatic Academy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, director of the International Centre for Social and Political Studies and Consulting (ICSPSC), coordinator of the GlobalStratCom international strategic studies associations project, the Russian – Latin American Strategic Studies Association (RLASSA), European-Russian Communication Management Network (EU-RU-CM Network), Dr Olga Polunina, a researcher at the ICSPSC, and Vitali Ramanouski, a doctoral student at the Diplomatic Academy.
It is possible to download the file at this link: Geopolitical Report Vol.1/2020 “The Malicious Use of Artificial Intelligence and International Psychological Security”