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Operationalizing Design Thinking at Joint Warfare Centre
Jun 10, 2021
NATO Joint Warfare Centre’s (JWC) staff attended a professional development seminar on Design Thinking delivered by Colonel Jean-Michel Millet, Head of Transformation Delivery Division, on June 10, 2021.
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The Joint Warfare Centre International Bike To Work Day 2021
Jun 03, 2021
The Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) participated in this year’s event by organising a number of routes with over 30 personnel who rode to work on May 21.
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STEADFAST DEFENDER 2021 command post exercise concludes
May 20, 2021
The command post exercise (CPX) portion of NATO Exercise STEADFAST DEFENDER 2021 (STDE21) concluded in Ulm, Germany on May 20, 2021.

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WARFARE DEVELOPMENT IN FOCUS

NATO Joint Warfare Centre is a warfare development establishment.
As a catalyst for joint and combined warfare development at the operational level, the Joint Warfare Centre ensures:

• Adherence to NATO joint operational doctrine and standards
• Implementation of experimentation and new concepts
• Support to the delivery of NATO lessons learned process

“Together! We make NATO better!”

- Rear Admiral Jan C. Kaack
Commander Joint Warfare Centre

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WE TRAIN NATO

WE ADVANCE DOCTRINE

We support Headquarters Supreme Allied Commander Transformation in the development of Allied Joint Doctrine and raise doctrine lessons identified captured during the planning and execution phases of operational-level exercises to ensure warfare development outputs are incorporated into collective training events and exercises.

WE INTEGRATE CONCEPTS

We continuously adapt our training environment and integrate new concepts and capabilities into the exercises and training events. We carry out Transformational Activities through the integration of new concepts, maturing capabilities, and other experimentation events.

​WE SUPPORT LESSONS LEARNED

As part of our warfare development enterprise, we support NATO’s Warfare Development efforts by collecting, analyzing and sharing lessons learned.

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The Joint Warfare Centre's training environment includes organic exercise functions to ensure the best possible outcomes for any training experience

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One TEAM:

The Joint Warfare Centre is a multi-national and multi-service NATO organization with nearly 270 military and civilian personnel from 17 NATO Member Nations. The Joint Warfare Centre is the first organization in NATO to actively focus and develop its organizational culture with high-performing, cross functional teams, which the Joint Warfare Centre calls its “One Team” ethos to better support its mission and outputs.

One Vision:

The Joint Warfare Centre drives the delivery of collective training and warfare development at the Operational and Strategic levels of warfare. We are NATO’s trusted advisor bridging Operations and Transformation, underpinning NATO readiness and future capability development. The Joint Warfare Centre attracts and develops the most capable staff, both permanent and augmentees, based on a reputation for excellence built on a culture of professionalism, curiosity, innovation, and cooperation.

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