The Lessons Learned and Analysis Branch (LL&A Branch), contributes to the Civil-Military Cooperation Centre of Excellence (CCOE) mission by providing external and internal observation, lesson and analysis delivery.
It does so by procedures and framework, to learn from experiences and improve performance. LL&A Branch contributes in the international work regarding strengthen the information sharing between NATO, states, international and governmental organizations.
John Varmark Jakobsen
LTC John Jakobsen is The Branch Chief (BC) of the Lessons Learned and Analysis Branch.
The Branch Chief gives guidance to the processes and his personnel. The BC is responsible for internal and external LL competence delivery of his branch and responsible for development of new LL CCOE products.
Deputy Branch Chief
CDR Rene Halfmann is the Deputy Branch Chief (DBC) of CCOE’s LL&A Branch. He chairs the periodical meetings of the CCOE Lessons Learned Working Group and is the primarily contact person for development of internal papers and analysis.
He is point of contact for following subjects:
CIMIC Lessons Learned Workshop (June 2019)
CIMIC in a Maritime Environment
Staff Officer LL&A
Captain Normen Schneider is the Staff Officer in the LL&A Branch.
He is primarily responsible for:
Build-up and maintain understanding on capacity building between non-military partners (like UN OCHA) and military partners, and he focus on observation papers externally.
Internally is he the primarily contact person for development of analysis.
Staff Assistant LL&A
Senior Master Sergeant Judith Lensch supports the Branch Chief in the planning and execution of the Branch activities this includes the following tasks:
Responsible for administrative support within the LL&A Branch.
Maintain and update the CCOE Library and the LL database.
Support the Branch Chief regarding LL&A budgeting and economic reports.
Supports the planning and execution of conferences, meetings and workshops internal and external related to the CIMIC/CMI Lessons Learned process.
Ms. Filipa Gonçalves is the Contractor of the CCOE’s Lessons Learned and
She is primarily responsible for:
SME on Civil-Military Information Sharing and related topics.
CCOE Point of Contact for Federated Mission Network and Mission Partner Environment Civilian Military Information Sharing (FMCM).
Support on CCOE Re-accreditation and Quality Assurance.
Point of Contact
John Varmark Jakobsen Lieutenant Colonel
(OF4, DNK A)