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Why Cognitive Warfare?

NATO’s Allied Command Transformation and Innovation Hub in Norfolk, Va., are hosting an important competition in Ottawa, Canada: The Allies are looking for ways to defend the cognitive dimension against adversaries who are rapidly deploying into that space. NATO’s “shark tank” Innovation Challenge


SACT Visits the Innovation Hub

The Supreme Allied Commander Transformation (SACT), General Philippe Lavigne of the French Air and Space Force, came to the Innovation Hub on Thursday, September 30th. As SACT, General Lavigne “commands Allied Command Transformation and [is] responsible for the transformation of NATO military


Finding the Best Solutions for the Hardest Problems

Since 2017, the NATO Innovation Hub and Allied Command Transformation have organized the Innovation Challenge, a biannual competition, open to anyone – individuals, entrepreneurs, start-ups, industry, academia – residing in a member nation. The Innovation Challenge aims to give NATO creative and


Countering Cognitive Attacks

As many of you know from our Blog, LinkedIn, and Twitter feed, the NATO Innovation Hub’s Fall 2021 Innovation Challenge is underway – and in full cooperation with this semester’s host, The Department of National Defense of Canada. The NATO Innovation Challenge series is an important driver for the


Innovation Hub Hosts DTEX v0.2

On Thursday, September 30th, the Innovation Hub hosted Disruptive Technology Experiment (DTEX) v0.2. This particular DTEX event operated as a test run of both DTEX software and techniques to tackle real-world NATO challenges. The main objective posed in DTEX v0.2 was to evaluate human trust in