Commander Jussi Jamsen
Defense, Military, Naval and Air Attaché
Embassy of Finland
Main Day Conference One
Tuesday, October 29th, 2019
3:15 PM Panel Discussion:Driving International Collaboration across the Arctic Domain to Improve Unity of Operations
This panel discussion will include a multitude of perspectives from participating Arctic Council Nations. This session will prioritize defense and national security efforts, technological needs, to include policy perspectives.
- Strategies to increase collaboration across the Arctic domain
- Efforts to curb and monitor near-peer competitors in the Arctic region
- Technological challenges to be met to increase flexibility of operations
As an Arctic Council Member State, Finland has a great deal to offer for Arctic cooperation in terms of Arctic-related expertise. Their proximity to the Arctic region presents an opportunity to be on the front lines of emerging nation and near-peer activity. This session will provide an in depth look as to the ongoing initiatives to support security efforts in the Arctic.
• Technological advancements to bolster Arctic region operations
• Defining Military efforts without direct access to the Arctic Ocean: region monitoring strategies
• Collaborative and partnership efforts in the region