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10 Dec. 2019

Senior Course 135 successfully completes the Negotiation, Mediation and Decision-Making (NMDX) Exercise

From 2 to 6 December 2019, the NATO Defense College held the Negotiation, Mediation and Decision-Making (NMDX) Exercise: A five-day exercise providing Senior Course 135 Members with the opportunity to examine NATO’s role in Crisis Response Operations and the Alliance’s organization and procedures in crisis management situations.

10 Dec. 2019

New RD Publication: The Brain and the Processor: Unpacking the Challenges of Human-Machine Interaction

04 Dec. 2019

NDC behind the scenes – a close-up of the 66th Anciens’ Seminar Conference

On Friday 18 October 2019, the NATO Defense College hosted the 66th annual Anciens’ Conference and Seminar. This year’s event featured Prof. Jamie Shea, former NATO Deputy Assistant Secretary General for Emerging Security Challenges; Ambassador Alessandro Minuto Rizzo; Dr Diego Ruiz Palmer; and Dr Can Kasapoglu.

03 Dec. 2019

Deputy Supreme Allied Commander Transformation visits the NDC

On Tuesday 3 December 2019, General Paolo Ruggiero, Deputy Supreme Allied Commander Transformation (DSACT), visited the NATO Defense College. GEN Ruggiero was welcomed by NDC Commandant LGEN Chris Whitecross, Dean Dr Stephen Mariano and Senior Italian Officer COL Riccardo Brizi.

30 Nov. 2019

The 49th NATO Defense College Academic Advisory Board meeting

On 28 and 29 November 2019, the NATO Defense College (NDC) Academic Advisory Board convened its 49th annual meeting at NATO Headquarters in Brussels, Belgium. The AAB aims to advise the Commandant on ways in which to improve the academic, research and outreach activities of the College, to enhance links with NATO HQ and Allied Command Transformation, and to ensure that NDC outreach strategies contribute to those of the Alliance.

29 Nov. 2019

Middle East Seminar – 26/27 November 2019

On 26 and 27 November, the NATO Defense College, under the leadership of Faculty Advisor Nancy Vellone (IT) organized the Middle East Seminar for Senior Course 135.

27 Nov. 2019

Russia’s strategy for the development of marine activities to 2030


27 Nov. 2019

The Canadian Minister of Veterans Affairs visits the NDC

On 26 November, the Canadian Minister of Veterans Affairs, the Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, visited the NATO Defense College as part of the Government of Canada’s commemorations to mark the 75th anniversary of the Italian Campaign.

25 Nov. 2019

Non-Resident Associate Fellows

The NDC is proud to announce the creation of a new category of researchers affiliated to the NDC Research Division: the Non-Resident Associate Fellows (NRAFs).

21 Nov. 2019

The first External Modular Short Course at the NATO Defense College successfully completed

From 18 to 22 November 2019, the Modular Short Course (MSC 135-4) entitled “NATO 360 degrees” was run at the NATO Defense College. At the same time, a separate group of 7 met for 3 days of MSC-E 135-4 (E stands for external, using e-Learning technology) at HQ in Brussels.
MSC 135-4, in fact, was simultaneously executed in Rome and in Brussels, where COL Ludo Dufour, NDC Faculty Adviser, coordinated the 7 participants. In Rome, MSC 135-4 was attended by 21 participants from 12 countries, supervised by COL Ian Hope, COL Sylvain Curtenaz and Dr Maria Grazia Romano.