Mission Statement

We support NATO, nations and international institutions/organisations with subject matter expertise on Command and Control.

Our main level of interest is C2 at the Operational level with a focus on C2 Processes and Structures, Information and Knowledge Management, and Human Factors (including Leadership).

SACT Programme on Autonomy

Technological change is advancing at an exponential rate. This is quite apparent in technologies such as autonomous systems, artificial intelligence, and robotics. Understanding these technologies and their potential impacts is significantly important for NATO. The SACT Programme on Autonomy will develop and propose a common understanding of autonomy in NATO,… [read more…]

Information Age Command and Control Concepts

Multinational Capability Development Campaign (MCDC) – 2017-2018 Cycle The aim point of the overall project is to identify and assess the impact of emerging and evolving technologies, along with innovative approaches for improving and adapting command and control. The NATO C2COE is contributing to Work strand (A) of this project…. [read more…]

Joint Military Operations in the Urban Environment

The majority of the world’s population now live in urban areas, and the trend towards Urbanization continues to rise. History has taught us that conflict and large-scale disasters often occur where people live. Therefore, if the majority of people are going to live in urban environments, including cities and megacities;… [read more…]

A2/AD Simulation Study

The A2/AD Simulation Study is employing simulation tools to examine issues surrounding the impact of A2/AD environments on NATO future capability requirements. It employs an experimental and exercise approach to organise itself. A2/AD operations include a variety of military activities that can occur on land, in the air, at sea,… [read more…]