The students representing Foreign Relations Faculty - members of the competences development project and lecturers of our Academy took part in the study visit, this time, to the Washington D.C. USA. The journey started on the 7th of Aptil and ended on the 15th of April. The student were participating in the International Conference "Naval Academy Foreign Affairs Conference" focusing on the changes of the international security environment, organised by the US Naval Academy. Moreover, the Polish Naval Academy students and military students of the Political Science Department of USNA joined the workshop on "Comparing election systems in the USA and Poland". The last point of the visit was the debate organised by the German Marshall Fund of the USA that main topic was "Russia and implications of conventional and non - conventional secutity challenges to the transatlantic partners".