Saturday, December 03, 2016
Twitter-iconyoutube-iconfacebook-iconemail logo
   
Text Size
homepage1 d
NATO Homepage ACT Homepage

Chiefs of Transformation Conference 2016

cotc2016logo250Headquarters, Supreme Allied Commander Transformation, will host the 2016 edition of the Chiefs of Transformation Conference (COTC) from Tuesday December 13 to Thursday December 15, 2016 in Norfolk, Virginia.

“The Future of Transformation is Right around the Corner”

Transformation is essential for bridging the gaps between now and 2030 while enabling a strategic vision of adaptation and sustainable innovation.

COTC 16 will focus on how NATO and Partners can leverage innovation to shape future capabilities to meet the ambitions of the Warsaw Summit outcomes now while preparing for an increasingly unstable, uncertain, challenging and dangerous world environment in 2030 and beyond.

New for this year, COTC 16 will be an interactive discussion and learning platform to raise awareness regarding innovative and disruptive technologies supported by industry engagement and a Scenario Based Discussion with participation of specialists who are leading today’s private and military advanced technologies.

Please click here to see the COTC 16 AGENDA
(as of December 1st, 2016)
 

If you intend to participate in COTC 16,
partially or entirely,
you need to register at
www.cvent.com/d/gvqqh7.

The deadline for participants to register online, as well as the preferred Hotel conference price (115 USD), have been extended until Friday, December 2nd, 2016.

Please stay tuned for further information, available on www.act.nato.int and on the NATO COTC App.
You must be registered for the COTC 16 in order to get access to the COTC APP.


Registration, Hotel and Logistics

Please print and read the COTC 2016 administrative and security instructions for registration before commencing the registration.

Click here for COTC 16 registration.


Points of Contact

Conference Management

Lieutenant Colonel Gilles GAUNEAU
French Army - Transformation Network Branch
Phone: +1 757 747 3548
Email: gilles.gauneau@act.nato.int

Mr. Bruce HUTCHISON
GBR NATO Civilian - Transformation Network Branch
Phone: +1 757 747-3706
Email: bruce.hutchison@act.nato.int

Mr. Christopher MAYETTE
CTR USA - Transformation Network Branch
Phone:+1 757 747-4299
Email: christopher.mayette2@act.nato.int

Conference APP and TRANSNET Management

Ms. Damlasu TEMIZEL
CTR TUR - Transformation Network Branch
Phone: +1 757 747-3390
Email: damlasu.temizel2@act.nato.int

NATO partners and subsidized countries
POC: Mrs. Anna Hires
NIC - SACT MPD
Phone: +1-757-747-4190
Email: Anna.Hires@act.nato.int

HQ SACT Security
OR-5 Renee MCCARTHY
Staff Assistant (Admin), ACT Security Branch
Phone: +1 757-747-3237
Email: Renee.mccarthy@act.nato.int

Conference Registration
OR-8 Carlos SANTOS
Portuguese Army - SACT RM Protocol
Phone: +1 757 747 3955
Email: carlos.santos@act.nato.int

Conference Accommodation
OR-8 Vinson WILSON
CTR USA - SACT RM Protocol
Phone: +1 757-747-3611
Email: Vinson.Wilson@act.nato.int

Mrs. Peggy KRALL
Protocol Officer
Phone: +1 757 747 3955
Email: Peggy.krall@act.nato.int

cotc2016banner

COTC Stories

  • COTC15
  • COTC14
  • COTC13

2015cotc report The 2015 Chiefs of Transformation Conference (COTC) summary report is ready

The 2015 Chiefs of Transformation Conference (COTC) summary report is presented as a record of the conduct, discussions and recommendations of the Conference. The implementation of takeaways from the event will be the prime focus of the COT network in

Read More

141217cotc01-400 More than 300 military and civilian leaders from all 28 NATO nations and partner nations met at the Waterside Marriott Hotel in Norfolk, Virginia, December 16-18 to discuss the future military capability of the Alliance at the 2014 Chiefs of Transformation Conference (COTC).

Read More

cotc2013group tn Chiefs of Transformation Conference 2013
A pragmatic and successful example of Smart Defence in action.

The formal collaboration programme established in 2006 between HQ SACT and national Chiefs of Transformation experienced a new successful event.

This Conference is the only venue where national Chiefs of Transformation (COTs) from the Alliance

Read More