The winner of the Chief Security/Information Security Officer of the Year (2016), NCI Agency Chief of Cyber Security Ian West provided an interview for the Agency magazine on what makes a great cyber leader.
NATO is facing some of the greatest security challenges in a generation, with a more assertive Russia, growing instability in the Middle East and North Africa, and a permanent terrorist threat with multiple collateral effects.
The next Chairperson of the Agency Supervisory Board will be Mr Guy Charron of Canada. Representatives of the 28 NATO Nations agreed on the selection on 15 November 2016. Mr Charron will take up his appointment in July 2017 for a two-year term.
The NCI Agency hosted its fifth Annual Chief Information Officers' Conference (CIOC). The event was chaired by NCI Agency General Manager Major General (ret) Koen Gijsbers.
The Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister of Luxembourg Etienne Schneider and Patrick Biewer, Chief Executive Officer of GovSat, have signed a contract on the provision of satellite communication services.
The Strategic Airlift Capability and the Hungarian NATO Force Integration Unit have both celebrated a milestone in Hungary recently, both outstanding achievements of the cooperation of Allies and Partners.