NATO’s political and military leadership has concluded two days of discussions at the NATO Transformation Seminar. Hosted with the support of the Hungarian Minister of Defence Istvan Simicsko, Deputy Secretary-General Rose Gottemoeller, Supreme Allied Commander Transformation, General Denis Mercier, Chairman of the Military Committee, General Petr Pavel, together with the NATO political-military Command structure discussed the Alliance’s need to continuously adapt in order to defend against emerging security challenges.
The NATO Stability Policing Concept Development Conference aim is to contribute to the Alliance’s commitment to project stability, by enhancing its ability to conduct Stability Policing activities in response to current and future security challenges.
General Denis Mercier has conducted a visit to ‘Silicon Valley’, the heart of United States innovation. During the visit, he met with former Secretary of State, Condoleezza Rice at Stanford University as well as staff at University of California, Berkeley and the Defence Innovation Unit Experimental (DIUx), before engaging with students from Stanford and Berkeley.
The Training Synchronisation Conference is the annual gathering of Education and Training specialists from the NATO Command and Force Structures, member and partner Nations, to discuss the latest developments across the entire NATO education and training spectrum.