The JCBRN Defence COE Annual Conference is the centre’s most important strategically activity in support of NATO. This year conference took place in Prague from 22-24 November 2021 aiming to contribute to the "NATO‘s 2030: United for a New Era Vision” and the Joint EU - NATO Declaration on Cooperation efforts while following up on the outcomes from the 2019 conference on civil - military interaction and cross border issues from the CBRN defence perspective.
On 26th October 2021, the JCBRN Defence COE celebrated its 15-year anniversary of the activation as a NATO military international organization in the Czech Republic.
CBRN Consequence Management Course was jointly organized by JCBRN Defence COE and European Network of CBRN Training Centers
Within the framework of civil-military cooperation, the JCBRN Defence Centre of Excellence (JCBRN Defence COE) and the EU HORIZON 2020 European Network of CBRN Training Centers (eNOTICE) jointly organized the CBRN Consequence Management Course between 22 and 26 November 2021. Historically, this was the first time a member of the EU Commission from Directorate-General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (DG ECHO) attended a course at the JCBRN Defence COE.
After two years of online meetings due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Joint CBRN Defence Capability Development Group (JCBRND-CDG) Training and Exercise Panel (TEP) meeting could finally gather in person from 08 to 12 November 2021, in Olomouc, Czech Republic. The 17th TEP meeting was held in the historical building of the Garrison House in Olomouc. BG Pavel Kolář, the commander of the garrison of Olomouc, welcomed all participants on behalf of the 1st Chief of Defence, Lieutenant General Jaromir Zuna.
On the 5th of November 2021, the Indian Armed Forces Delegation led by General Bipin Rawat, Indian Chief of Defence Staff visited the JCBRN Defence Centre of Excellence (COE) in Vyškov, Czech Republic. He was accompanied by Major General Rajiv Gadihoke, Brigadier Lakhbinder Singh Singh Lidder, Group Captain Vinod Kumar Pillai and Colonel Anupam Ashish.