Thank you to all those who attended NATO SOF 2015 Special Operations Forces Symposium. The event was a huge success and it’s thanks to the support of our distinguished speakers, attendees and Exhibitors who showcased the latest SOF innovations! We hope that you enjoyed the conference!
The Symposium Theme is Operationalizing Allied Joint SOF to achieve strategic and operational effects for NATO. We will look at the dynamic nature of the challenges faced by the Alliance, member nations, and NATO partners and then seek to identify opportunities for exploitation by SOF to contribute towards confronting these challenges.
Attended by Key Decision Makers from over 50 countries including: 26 NATO Allies that maintain SOF plus a host of other SOF leadership from a variety of NATO partner nations to include those from Australia, New Zealand, Sweden, Finland, Austria, Switzerland, Ireland, as well as SOF representation from NATO’s Partnership for Peace, the Mediterranean Dialogue, the Istanbul Cooperative Initiative, and Partners Across the Globe.
Attendees of the NATO SOF 2015 will include SOF Commanders, their staffs, SOF advisors to NATO commanders, SOF liaison officers, and a wide range of decision makers staffs from across the Alliance to include the NATO Headquarters International Staff, International Military Staff, SHAPE, Joint Force Command Naples, Joint Force Command Brunssum, the US Special Operations Community, the NATO Command Structure and NATO Force Structure, SOF law enforcement Special Intervention Units, and more.
World class keynote speakers from NATO, academia, and think tanks on emerging trends, threats and strategies including additional CEO & SOF Commanders debrief.
Workshops from various SOF specific disciplines to include SOF Aviation, SOF Medicine, SOF Communications Information Systems, SOF Specific Logistics, Intelligence, Training, Education and Lessons Learned.
Featuring over 80 Exhibitors, the most diverse range of new products and services, High Level Strategic briefings from Senior SOF & Industry Experts and over 1000 unique visitors from every segment of NATO & Partner SOF.