TRJU19 StratWorkshop PhotoJWC 9975 smallNATO Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) hosted a Main Events List/Main Incidents List (MEL/MIL) Strategy Workshop in support of the linked Command Post Exercises “TRIDENT JUPITER 2019-1” and “TRIDENT JUPITER 2019-2” (TRJU19-1 & 2) from February 12 to 14, 2018, in Stavanger, Norway.


EFEE IMC4 PhotoJWC 0034 smallTo be a highly qualified and customer-oriented training centre for NATO and the Nations, IM/C4 frameworks, architectures and capabilities, including specific exercise, training, education and functional services, must be state-of-the-art and tailored to the unique mission of the JWC.


QX0A9682 RELEASED B visitBritish smallBritish Army Major General Karl Ford CBE, Deputy Chief of Staff (Plans) at Joint Force Command Brunssum (JFC Brunssum), and British Army Brigadier General Mark Kenyon OBE, Head, Joint Force Training and Integration at the Directorate of Joint Warfare, British Joint Forces Command, visited NATO Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) on Tuesday 22 January 2019.


QX0A9967 IntDay20192smallNATO Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) held its annual International Day celebration in Jåttå, Stavanger, on Sunday 20 January 2019.


6H6A9697 cyberspacedayJWC11Norwegian Air Force Major General Inge Kampenes, Commander of the Norwegian Cyber Defence (Cyberforsvaret); Mr Christian-Marc Lifländer, Head of the Cyber Defence Section at NATO Headquarters and Norwegian Army Major Ingrid Hernes, Staff Officer at NATO Cyberspace Operations Centre, visited the Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) on Tuesday 18 December 2018 to give a series of lectures on cyber defence.

QX0A9972 SC2019 SMALLThe 2019 Societal Safety and Protection Conference (Samfunnssikkerhetskonferansen 2019) will take place at the University of Stavanger (UiS) on Thursday 3 January 2019.

TRJE18 SITCEN PhotoJWC 7924 8787NATO Allies and Partner Nations concluded TRIDENT JUNCTURE 2018 Computer-Assisted Command Post Exercise (CAX/CPX) on 22 November 2018 at nine different exercise locations throughout Europe, including Italy (Naples and Taranto); Norway (Stavanger, Jørstadmoen, Bodø, Oslo); Belgium (Mons); Germany (Ramstein); and at sea, on board ITS ETNA, an Italian Navy flagship.

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The Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) Computer Assisted Exercise (CAX) Support Branch is responsible for providing a compelling synthetic battlefield. Over the fifteen years that the Centre has conducted its core business of exercise delivery, the simulation environment has evolved based on the changing needs of the NATO Alliance.

TRJE18Livex VisitCOMJFCNP PhotoJWC 7640thumbnailCanadian Army Lieutenant General Christian Juneau, Deputy Commander of Joint Force Command (JFC) Naples, was at the Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) in Stavanger, Norway, from 24 October to 7 November acting as the Exercise Director for the Live Exercise (LIVEX) portion of NATO's TRIDENT JUNCTURE 2018.

6H6A8002TRJE18smallThe Computer-Assisted/Command Post Exercise (CAX/CPX) portion of TRIDENT JUNCTURE 2018 is set to commence 14 November 2018 primarily in Naples, Italy and in Stavanger, Norway.

6H6A7876 admfoggovisit21“For Joint Warfare Centre, Admiral Foggo’s visit highlights the importance of our work on behalf of the Alliance, most especially Joint Force Command Naples as TRIDENT JUNCTURE 2018 continues,” Rear Admiral James A. Kirk, JWC Deputy Commander and Chief of Staff

COM LANDCOM 3PhotoJWC 7574Lieutenant General John Thomson, Commander of NATO Allied Land Command (LANDCOM), paid an orientation visit to the Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) on Wednesday, 31 October 2018.

Capture222videoNATO Joint Warfare Centre Command Video 2018 is available for your viewing pleasure at JWC's YouTube Channel.



6H6A7416 concert15smallNATO Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) celebrated its 15th anniversary during a formal ceremony on Tuesday, 23 October 2018. The ceremony brought together many flag and general officers, high-ranking guests from Norway and the local community, the JWC’s international staff and family members as well as the local media.

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23 October 2018 marks the 15th anniversary of the Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) in Stavanger, Norway.


seapower1The following article is republished with the permission of Seapower Magazine, the official publication of the Navy League of the United States.

6H6A6931 editedTo celebrate 28 years of Germany’s unification, the German Element in Jåttå and Colonel Holger Gratz, Deputy Chief of Staff of the Joint Warfare Centre’s (JWC) Support Directorate, hosted a reception on Wednesday 3 October for the JWC staff, represented by 15 Nations, and their families.

SACTvisit PhotoJWC 52312French Air Force General Denis Mercier, Supreme Allied Commander Transformation (SACT), visited the Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) on Monday 27 August 2018 to offer his final farewell before his tenure ends in September.

15thAnnivFamDay PhotoJWC 5286This year is the 15th anniversary of the establishment of NATO’s Joint Warfare Centre (JWC). To commemorate this milestone, a special Family Day BBQ was held in Jåttå, Stavanger, with over 50 different clubs and organizations joining in the fun and festivities!

6H6A4770 trje18scriptingFrom 25 June to 6 July, the Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) hosted the Scripting Workshop for the Computer Assisted/Command Post Exercise (CAX/CPX) portion of Exercise TRIDENT JUNCTURE 2018 (TRJE18). Over 220 military and civilian external participants joined the JWC staff in developing injects that will be presented to the Training Audiences during the CAX/CPX.