Martin Hromada

  • Researcher / Academical worker / Vice dean
  • Tomas Bata University in Zlín

Assoc. prof. Martin Hromada, Ph.D. is a full associate professor at Tomas Bata University in Zlín, Faculty of Applied Informatics, Department of Security Engineering. Within the scientific-research, activities are actively dedicated to the protection and resilience of critical (information) infrastructure issues and assessment of the physical protection systems functionality. He is a member of significant national expert groups of the Czech and Slovak Republic Ministry of Interior and the European institutions such as ERNCIP and CIWIN.

He regularly participates in practical exercises relating to the protection of energy infrastructures (ARGOS project Bucharest, Bulgaria, Slovakia Križovany, Vilnius, Lithuania NATO CoE). In the years 2010 – 2015 he worked as a consultant and lead of the Security Research project for s Deloitte Advisory, Ltd. (Critical Infrastructure Protection in the area of Production, Transmission and Distribution of Electricity, Actual Cyber Threats of Czech Republic and their Solving Methods). Since 2023, he has been working as Vice Dean for international relations at the Faculty of Applied Informatics of the Tomas Bata University in Zlín.


  • Interdependencies and Cascading Effects across the CI Communities

    It is the interoperability between independent critical national infrastructures that is the catalyst for multiple failures in the so called cascade effect. As more infrastructure becomes increasingly interdependent, how do we identify the weaknesses to enhance resilience across industries to prevent and/or mitigate the effects of a natural disaster or man-made attack? How should the […]