COL (Ret.) Ivan Koleňák
Future Forces Forum Future Forces Exhibition 2016 World CBRN & Medical Congress (CEBIRAM) 2016
Ministry of Interior - General Directorate, Fire Rescue Service of the Czech Republic
Col. Ivan Koleňák had been working in the Ministry of Interior - Directorate General of Fire Rescue Service of the Czech Republic at the position of Population Protection and Crisis Management Division Director from 2007 to 2015. Since the year 2003, he had been working at the Population Protection and Crisis Management Division at Regional Directorate of Fire Rescue Service of the Central-Bohemia as a Director. From 1994 to 2002 he had been working in the State Administration, at first as a head of the Defence and Protection Division at the District Authority, later on as a chief of the District Authority. From 1981 to 1994 he was a professional soldier at positions of a commander of platoon, troop, battalion and regiment. Col. Ivan Koleňák is a member of Epidemiology Commission Headquarter on behalf of Ministry of Interior, a member of advisory board in Fire Protection, Integrated Rescue System and Population Protection magazine “112”, he is working as a tutor and professional guarantee in the population protection and crisis management area under the Institute of Public Administration; he is external pedagogue at the Czech Technical University, Faculty of Biomedical Engineering. For the years of work in the area of security, Col. Ivan Koleňák was awarded with medal “For merit in the field of security” the “FRS CR honorary medal” and also with “St. Florian Medal”, which is the highest award of Association of Czech, Moravia and Silesia Firemen.