NATO and the Future of Cooperative Security

Rome, NATO Defense College, 4th - 6th February 2013



The 58th ATA General Assembly aims:

  • To offer a political as well as scientific contribution aimed at promoting an effective approach to cooperative security in the Euro‑Atlantic region and beyond;

  • To facilitate the meeting between decision-makers and the representatives from centers for study and research coming from the NATO and Partners countries, with particular reference to the Mediterranean and the Middle East;

  • To consolidate a network of researchers and experts on cooperative security, both at senior and youth level;

  • To maximize the impact and the synergy effect coming from the merger of:

    • The traditional scientific analysis and debate of the Italian Atlantic Committee’s annual Forum;

    • The NATO Defense College expertise and educational role;

    • The participation of hundreds of prominent decision-makers belonging to the 37 ATA Delegations from the NATO and Partner countries attending the General Assembly.