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Dr Sergio Catignani

External Engagement and Impact

  • Presented interim ESRC project findings at the ‘Sustaining Future Reserves 2020’ takeholder Symposium, Royal United Services Institute, London.  Around 60 senior military and MOD staff,  industry  stakeholders  as  well  as  MPs  attended (26 May 2016).
  • Academic  Advisor  on  the  “Future  Land  Operating  Concept”,  Development,  Concepts  and Doctrine Centre, British Ministry of Defence (2011-2013).
  • Counterinsurgency Post-Deployment Advisor to the 3rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, 101st Infantry Division, U.S. Army (February 2011).
  • Invited expert, NATO  Transatlantic  Opinion  Leaders  Tour  in  Afghanistan,  a  10-day  study  trip involving visits to NATO HQ Brussels, HQ ISAF, GiROA and Helmand Province governmental institutions, various ISAF bases and areas of operation in RC-Southwest (October 2011).
  • Invited academic presenter at “Exercise Agile Warrior and the Future Development of UK Land Forces” RUSI workshop, Force Development & Training Command-Land, (January 2011).
  • Counterinsurgency Pre-Deployment Advisor to the 101st Logistics Brigade, British Army (October 2010).
  • Counterinsurgency Pre-Deployment Advisor to the 4th Airborne Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, U.S. Army (January-February 2009).