Who is Who
Peter Švík (1981) graduated from the political sciences department of Comenius University in Bratislava. Currently he is a PhD student at the Institute of History of the Slovak Academy of Sciences. His main research interest is the history of European integration, Cold War studies, and contemporary Central European history. In his PhD-thesis he focuses on the non-military cooperation within the Brussels Treaty Organization. He is also preparing a new post-doc project aimed at East-West technology transfer in the civil aviation sector between the 1944 Chicago convention and the fall of the Berlin Wall. He published various articles and reviews. Most recently: 'The Hague Congress and Beyond. The Attitudes of Czechoslovak Exiles towards Europe in the Early 1950s.' In Le « Congrès de l’Europe » à La Haye (1948-2008). Edited by Guieu, Jean-Michel & Le Dréau, Chritophe. Brussels: Peter Lang, 2009, p. 243-252.