NSPA conference focuses on industry support to operations

13 December 2016

NSPA recently hosted the 7th conference on Logistics Support of Operations by Industry.

The aim of the conference was to improve knowledge of and exchange information on the mechanisms and frameworks used in NATO and Industry to support operations and was co-chaired by Mr. Orhan MURATLI, Deputy Director Logistics Operations, and Mr. Peter COCKERTON, Division Chief Procurement.

The 2016 conference addressed topics such as NATO and the Readiness Action Plan, NSPA support to ongoing and future operations, an included updates on NATO’s capability packages (deployable camps), Future Business Opportunities.  Furthermore, syndicate discussions took place, touching the areas of transportation, support to future operations and NSPA procurement. The conference was attended by 140 industry representatives from more than 90 companies and several senior military staff from NATO commands.  Senior NATO logisticians provided keynote speeches, further contributing to the success of the event.