Commander Ben Lofstad

Branch Head
NATO Shipping Centre


10:30 AM DEEPENING COLLABORATIVE SECURITY FOR ARCTIC WATERS

  • Understanding the role of NATO’S Shipping Centre in promoting collaboration between military and merchant shipping, and exploring the Centre’s contribution to safety and security for Arctic waters
  • In what way is NATO’s new Maritime Security Operation Sea Guardian helping to build capacity for the Arctic? Using operational lessons learned to identify critical improvements in international maritime capability
  • What challenges do Arctic conditions pose to maritime domain awareness, and what are the critical technologies necessary to improve communications and reconnaissance for operations in the High North?