The International Counter-Terrorism Youth Network (ICTYN) is an innovative hub of outstanding students from the world’s leading universities, young professionals, academics, practitioners and policy-makers in the field of international security and counter-terrorism.

ICTYN provides a unique and vibrant platform for future generations of security and counter-terrorism analysts to connect and develop cutting-edge solutions and in-depth research projects, while expanding professional skills within a dynamic and interconnected community of innovative peers and counter-terrorism experts.

ICTYN's main purpose is to highlight the work of emerging graduate and undergraduate students, while promoting networking and career opportunities, as well as encouraging academic mentorship and cooperation in research.