National Coordinators

The National Coordinator is an individual designated by his nation to facilitate his nation's participation in the RTO and assist his national Science & Technology Board (STB) delegation.

His tasks consist of:

  • Coordination of STO activities with his national STB members
  • Coordination with his national Panel members:
    • Panel membership (National selection, Appointment letter)
    • Potential Member-at-Large nominations from his nation
  • Coordination with the CSO Director and staff:
    • CSO Membership Databases
    • Policy and organization matters (e.g. planning of future meetings)
    • Voluntary National Contributions to CSO staff
    • Consultant & Exchange Programme
    • Support Programme
    • PfP and 3Xnon nationals support
  • National procedures to manage arrangements for STO meeting hosted by his nation:
    • Designation and supervision of Local Coordinators
    • Suitable hotel accommodation, meeting facilities and local support (transportation, equipment, etc.)
    • All necessary security measures
    • PfP and 3Xnon nationals participation
  • National procedures to administer his nation's participation in the STO Consultant & Exchange, and Support Programmes
  • National procedures to administer arrangements for participation of his nationals in STO activities:
    • Enrolment process (Technical Team appointment notification letter)
    • Security matters, travel funding, etc.
  • Coordination of matters concerning STO Technical Reports with the National Distribution Centre in his nation
  • Coordination of STO public relations matters:
    • Promoting STO activities and advertising meetings in his country, particularly with other defence organizations
    • maintaining contacts with university departments and scientific societies.
Nation/Org. Contact Information
ALBANIA Albanian Delegation NATO Headquarters NH-1005 Blvd. Leopold III B-1110 Brussels BELGIUM
BELGIUM Campus Renaissance Royal High Institute for Defence (RHID) Blok K 30-47 Renaissancelaan 30 B-1000 Brussels BELGIUM
BULGARIA Senior Expert Development of Armaments, Equipment, Logistics & Materials Directorate Defence Institute "Professor Tsvetan Lazarov" Ministry of Defence 2 Prof Tsvetan Lazarov Blv 1592 Sofia BULGARIA
CANADA Acting Director, External S&T Relations| Direction S&T relations extérieures / Defence R&D Canada | R et D pour la défense Canada Department of National Defence | Ministčre de la défense Nationale 305 Rideau Street Ottawa, Ontario K1A OK2 CANADA
CROATIA Director, Centre for Defence & Strategic Studies "Janko Bobetko" Defence Academy "Dr Franjo Tudman" Ilica 256b 10000 Zagreb CROATIA
CZECH REPUBLIC Manager Vojenský technický ústav, s. p. Mladoboleslavská 944 197 06 Praha 9 Czech Republic CZECH REPUBLIC
DENMARK Danish Defence Acquisition and Logistics Organization (DALO)FMT-LU-VT05 Lautrupbjerg 1 DK 2750 Ballerup DENMARK
ESTONIA Chief Expert for Defence Innovation MOD Estonia Sakala 1 15094 Tallinn ESTONIA
FRANCE DGA/DS/SRTS/DPS/ 7-9 rue des Mathurins Bât.Y01 92221 Bagneux Cedex FRANCE
GERMANY Bundesamt für Ausrüstung, Informationstechnik und Nutzung der Bundeswehr BAAINBw P1.4 Ferdinand Sauerbruch-Strasse 1 50673 Koblenz GERMANY
GREECE General Secretariat of Financial Planning and Defence Investments General Directorate for Defence Industry and Research Research Directorate, Fakinos Base Camp STG 1020 Papagou ATHENS GREECE
HUNGARY Science, Research & Development Branch MOD EB (HM VGH KMBBI KFTO) Budapest Pf 25. H-1885 Budapest HUNGARY
ITALY SGD/DNA MOD Via XX Settembre, 123 00187 Rome ITALY
LATVIA Deputy Director Personnel Development Department Ministry of Defence 10/12 K. Valdemara Street Riga LV-1473 LATVIA
LITHUANIA MOD 25/3 Totoriu Str Lt-01121 Vilnius LITHUANIA
NETHERLANDS Oude Waalsdorperweg 63, PO Box 96864, 2509 JG The Hague NETHERLANDS
NORWAY Forsvarets forskningsinstitutt (FFI) PB 25 NO-2027 Kjeller NORWAY
POLAND Head of R&T Section Science & Military Education Department MOD Niepodleglosci Ave 218 00-911 Warsaw POLAND
PORTUGAL DGAIED - Direccao-Geral de Armamento e Infr-Estruturas de Defesa R and D Management Av.Ilha da madeira, nr. 1 1400-204 Lisboa PORTUGAL
ROMANIA Head, Research & Development Coordination Branch Armaments Department Ministry of Defence Bvd Drumul Taberei nr. 9-11 6th District 061393 Bucharest ROMANIA
SLOVAKIA S and T Director Modernization and Support Department Ministry of Defence Kutuzovova 8 832 47 Bratizlava SLOVAKIA
SLOVENIA Military Technology, R&D Department Ministry of Defence, DLO/SOP Vojkova cesta 55, 1000 Ljubljana, SLOVENIA
SPAIN MOD/DGAM/SDG TECIN C/ Arturo Soria 289 28033 Madrid SPAIN
SPAIN Arturo Soria, 289 28033 MADRID SPAIN
TURKEY MSB ARGE ve Teknoloji Dairesi Baskanligi Yücetepe Mah. Merasim Sk 06100 Bakanliklar Ankara TURKEY
UNITED KINGDOM i-SAT B, G01, Building 5, Dstl Porton Down, Salisbury SP4 0JQ UNITED KINGDOM
UNITED KINGDOM DST-Strategy IRC UK Ministry of Defence Level 1 Zone K, Main Building Whitehall LONDON SW1A 2HA UNITED KINGDOM
UNITED STATES Deputy Director, Plans and Programs Office of the Director, Defense Research and Engineering 3040 Defense Pentagon WASHINGTON, DC 20301-3040 UNITED STATES
UNITED STATES NATO CSO US National Coordinator OASD(R and E)/International Technology Programs 4800 Mark Center Drive Alexandria VA 22350-3600 UNITED STATES
UNITED STATES NATO CSO US National Coordinator OASD(R and E)/International Technology Programmes 4800 Mark Center Drive Alexandria VA 22350-3600 UNITED STATES
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Specialists Meeting on "Reconfigurable and Scalable Multi-Function RF Systems in a Congested EM Spectrum " (SET-SCI-230 - 18/04/2016 to 19/04/2016 - The Hague, Netherlands)

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