The Partnership Training and Education Centres Working Group Meeting (PTEC WG) 2016 took place in Varna, Bulgaria from 27-30 June 2016. The Foreign Language Department (FLD) National Military University, Bulgaria hosted the PTEC WG meeting.
The aim of the PTEC WG was to prepare recommendations for the Commandants of the PTECs on the open issues given for the WG consideration by the 16th annual PTEC Commandants’ Conference, which took place in Tirana, Albania on Tuesday 1 March 2016.
The participants of the PTEC WG 2016 included representatives from 27 out of 30 Partnership Training and Education Centres and representatives from:
• International Staff (IS),
• International Military Staff (IMS),
• HQ Supreme Allied Commander Transformation (HQ SACT),
• NATO School Oberammergau (NSO).
In addition as a PTEC candidate, the Hungarian Defence Forces Peace Support Training Centre (HDF PSTC) attended the PTEC WG 2016 as an observer.
The PTEC WG was co-chaired by Colonel Marc Dubois (HQ SACT) and Colonel Paul Handle (NSO). Co-chairmen and Colonel Petko Petkov, FLD Commandant welcomed participants.
For more detail please see PTEC WG Minutes under PTEC Community Share Page.