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Dr. Frauke Renz
Frauke focuses on geopolitics, international law and future trends of warfare. Her particular area of expertise are private military and security companies and autonomous weapons systems. With work experience in consulting and academia, she has a passion for teaching and breaking down complex problems for her audiences.
Patrick M. Renz
Patrick focuses on geopolitics and security policy. His passion is energy & climate policy. The regional focus of his research is Southeast and East Asia, in particular China. He has worked for several International Financial Institutions, think tanks as well as the public sector in Asia, the U.S. and Europe. Having participated in several multilateral negotiations, he drives to achieve ideal outcomes in perceived zero-sum environments.