1gnc visit 5sep thumbnailGerman Army Major General Josef Blotz, the Deputy Commander of Headquarters Eurocorps, visited NATO’s Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) on Monday, September 16, 2019.

POCseminar thumbnailSTAVANGER, Norway – The Joint Warfare Centre (JWC), in cooperation with NATO Allied Command Transformation (ACT), Norwegian Defence International Centre (NODEFIC) and the Finnish Defence Forces International Centre (FINCENT), co-organised a seminar on “Protection of Civilians” for the Centre’s military and civilian staff from September 2 to 4, 2019. 

EXPstrikegroup1 smallSTAVANGER, Norway – U.S. Navy Rear Admiral Erik M. Ross, Commander, Expeditionary Strike Group Two and U.S. Marine Corps Major General Stephen M. Neary, Commanding General, 2nd Marine Expeditionary Brigade visited NATO Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) on September 4 and 5, 2019 in preparation for Exercise TRIDENT JUPITER 2019-1 (TRJU19-1).

1gnc visit 5sep thumbnailSTAVANGER, Norway – The Royal Netherlands Army Brigadier General Rob Querido, Chief of Staff of 1 (German/Netherlands) Corps in Münster, Germany, visited NATO Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) on September 5, 2019, in preparation for Exercise STEADFAST JUPITER-JACKAL 2020 (STJU-JA20).

Kaack AHC ThumbnailSTAVANGER, Norway – Rear Admiral Jan C. Kaack, Commander of NATO Joint Warfare Centre (JWC), held his first All-Hands Call in the Centre’s Harald Haarfagre Auditorium on August 23, 2019.

DSC04734ROGALANDGOV COMSTAVANGER, Norway – After assuming command of NATO’s Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) during a Change of Command Ceremony on July 10, 2019, German Navy Rear Admiral Jan C. Kaack paid courtesy visits to the County Governor of Rogaland and the Mayor of Stavanger, respectively, and visited the Naval Basic Training Centre Harald Hårfagre and the Joint Rescue Coordination Centre South.

STO TechCourse2019 thumbSTAVANGER, Norway – NATO Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) is hosting a Technical Course on Unified Tactical Missile Kinetic Performance Model for NATO Science and Technology Organization (STO) from August 27 through 29.

QX0A0330 editedthumbnailSTAVANGER, Norway – The Main Events List/Main Incidents List (MEL/MIL) Scripting Workshop for NATO Exercise TRIDENT JACKAL 2019 (TRJA19) took place from 9 to 18 July at Joint Warfare Centre’s (JWC) training facility in Stavanger, Norway.

RADM Kaack CommanderJWC thumbnailSTAVANGER, Norway – German Navy Rear Admiral Jan C. Kaack assumed command of NATO's Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) from Polish Army Major General Andrzej Reudowicz in a Change of Command Ceremony held at the Centre’s Harald Haarfagre Auditorium on July 10, 2019.

6H6A0036 editedcollegesmallSTAVANGER, Norway – A group of students and staff from the Fuehrungsakademie der Bundeswehr, the Military Academy of the German Armed Forces, visited NATO's Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) on June 25, 2019 to gain a broader understanding of the Centre’s role and mission as the Alliance’s footprint in the North.

A35V9922 OLRTSpsmallA 20-person Operational Liaison Reconnaissance Team (OLRT) led by NATO Rapid Deployable Corps - Spain (NRDC-ESP) conducted a simulated fact-finding mission at Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) from June 10 to 14, 2019.

A35V9909wsimcisSTAVANGER, Norway – Approximately 40 Communications and Information Systems (CIS) and Information Management (IM) staff across NATO attended the CIS/IM Exercise Planning and Support Final Synchronization Workshop hosted by the Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) from June 12 to 14, 2019.

6H6A9824 ED guestbriefing1 thumbSTAVANGER, Norway – NATO’s Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) hosted a two-day staff level visit regarding Human Capital Development, June 5, 2019.

SACTthumbnail3 webIt is critical to optimize NATO’s ability to meet the challenges of the future security environment. Allied Command Transformation, with its subordinate organizations and partners, intends to design NATO’s coherent military instrument for today and tomorrow.

LanataVisitThumb1On 23 May 2019, Major General Andrzej Reudowicz, Commander Joint Warfare Centre (JWC), welcomed General André Lanata, Supreme Allied Commander Transformation (SACT), for his first visit to the JWC; NATO’s premier operational-level training establishment located in Stavanger, Norway.

6H6A0170 rocdrill1small thumbStavanger, Norway – NATO’s Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) conducted the first Rehearsal of Concept (ROC) Drill for TRIDENT JUPITER 2019 Exercise Campaign on 7-8 May 2019.

6H6A0404 jfcbrvisit13mayStavanger, Norway – British Army Lieutenant General Stuart Skeates CBE, Deputy Commander of Allied Joint Force Command Brunssum (JFC Brunssum), visited NATO’s Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) on Monday 13 May in preparation for Exercise TRIDENT JUPITER 2019.

6H6A0211 COMA delegation from the Atlantic Council of the United States (ACUS) visited NATO’s Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) on Friday 10 May 2019.

WetzelTRJR17 PhotoJWC 6930 smallGiven the current and future operational environment, Alliance leaders will have to apply sufficient resources and focused attention on warfare development to ensure NATO remains relevant and ready to successfully prevail against all potential adversaries and threats.

6H6A0079 edited WargameApr19 thumbNATO’s Joint Warfare Centre hosted a wargame on 11 April 2019 to validate the scenario which will be used in Exercise STEADFAST JUPITER-JACKAL 2020.