|29 Apr. 2021 ||
Top Alliance procurement officials meet at NATO’s Brussels headquarters
Top procurement officials from NATO’s 30 Allies met on Thursday (29 April 2021) to discuss ways to adopt new and emerging technologies, and speed up the development and delivery of capabilities during a one-day meeting.
|15 Apr. 2021 ||
Deputy Secretary General participates in NATO Cyber Defence Pledge Conference
NATO Deputy Secretary General Mircea Geoană outlined NATO’s adaptation to cyber threats in a keynote speech at the NATO Cyber Defence Pledge Conference 2021 on Thursday (15 April 2021). Noting that cyber threats are increasing and targeting democratic processes and institutions, the Deputy Secretary General stressed that NATO and Allies continue to adapt. “Since we adopted the Cyber Defence Pledge in 2016, we have come a long way,” he said, while highlighting that there remains more to be done.
|15 Feb. 2021 ||
NATO Alliance Ground Surveillance force achieves initial operational capability
MONS, Belgium – On 15 February NATO’s Supreme Allied Commander Europe, General Tod Wolters, declared the NATO AGS RQ-4D remotely piloted aircraft initially operationally ready to conduct missions. This is a major milestone for the programme, which will substantially increase the Alliance’s awareness, indications and warnings of what is happening around its borders.
|09 Oct. 2020 ||
Meet Laryssa Patten, an engineer working to keep NATO’s technological edge in space
Laryssa Patten is a Canadian space engineer and expert working at NATO Communications and Information (NCI) Agency. Together with experts from other NATO Allies, she helps enhance NATO’s space technologies and services.
|20 Jul. 2020 ||
Meet Dan Black, a cyber analyst protecting NATO networks against cyber threats
Dan Black is a senior analyst at NATO Headquarters, at NATO’s Emerging Security Challenges Division. This Canadian citizen deals with current and future security issues.
|20 May. 2020 ||
Meet Lt Col Piotr Wachna, a Polish chemical weapons expert, at the center of the COVID-19 fight
Lt Col Piotr Wachna is a deputy commander at the 4th Chemical Regiment of the Polish army based in Brodnica in north-central Poland. This regiment is considered to be the elite in the area of protection against chemical weapons.
|11 May. 2020 ||
New Innovation Advisory Board to boost NATO Maritime Unmanned Systems initiative
Participants of the NATO Maritime Unmanned Systems (MUS) initiative decided to create a new Innovation Advisory Board to address multiple challenges for developing unmanned solutions operating below, above and on the water. The NATO MUS initiative was originally launched in October 2018 by 13 Allied Defence Ministers with an ambitious agenda.
|21 Feb. 2020 ||
Who is Prof. Vladimir Vantsevich?
Six questions to a researcher shaping the future of transportation with smart autonomous vehicles
|18 Sep. 2019 ||
Why is it important to safeguard free access to the seas? Discover the role of a NATO maritime expert
Paul Beckley grew up in Long Island in south-eastern New York State. When he was a young boy, he liked watching the fishing boats entering the marina. “I loved the smell of the salt air,” says Paul. “Few years after, I joined the US Naval Academy. I was 18 years old.”
|17 Sep. 2019 ||
Portugal hosts maritime exercise in support of NATO’s Maritime Unmanned Systems Initiative
Dozens of unmanned underwater, surface and air vehicles from NATO countries are gathering in Portugal from 11 to 27 September 2019 to test new technological advances in unmanned maritime systems networks. The exercise is being held in the Sesimbra and Troia Peninsula area in the south of Lisbon.