Visit to NDC by Joint Chiefs of Staff delegation from Republic of Korea
On Wednesday 11 March 2015, a delegation from the Republic of Korea Joint Chiefs of Staff - Combined Development Transition Group, visited the NATO Defense College (NDC).
Upon arrival, the delegation was warmly welcomed by NDC Dean, Dr Daria Daniels Skodnik (SVN C), and by the Head of the Public Affairs Office, Lt Col Alberto Alletto (ITA A), before moving to the Eisenhower Auditorium to hear a briefing given by the Head of the Academic Policy Branch, Col Kent Soebbing (USA A), on the NDC’s aims, activities and courses, followed by a Q&A session.
Subsequently, Col Joungil JANG, Military Attaché at the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Rome, had the opportunity to spend time in discussion with the Dean.
The visit to the NDC gave the visitors considerable insight into the unique contribution to strategic-level education and research achieved at the College, as well as the opportunity to witness first-hand and understand its role as NATO’s premier academic institution.