NATO Deputy Secretary General to visit Portugal

  • 20 Oct. 2015 -
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  • Press Release (2015) 144
  • Issued on 19 Oct. 2015
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  • Last updated: 19 Oct. 2015 11:39

On Tuesday 20 October 2015, the NATO Deputy Secretary General, Ambassador Alexander Vershbow will host the NATO-Industry Forum in Lisbon.

This forum is co-organised by Supreme Allied Commander Transformation (SACT), General Denis Mercier and NATO Assistant Secretary General for Defence Investment, Mr. Patrick Auroy, and is aimed at improving NATO dialogue with the defence and security industry on capability planning, development and delivery.

Ambassador Vershbow will give a keynote speech on that occasion, and participate in the first panel.

Please find more information on the event at

During his visit, Ambassador Versbow will have meetings with the Minister of Defence of Portugal, Mr. Jose Pedro Aguiar-Branco and other officials.

Media Advisory

11:00 (local time) - Deputy Secretary General joint press conference together with  Portuguese Minister of Defence and SACT

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