Future Forces Forum
Head of Unit Information Superiority
European Defence Agency
Cyber threats and trends, EDA mission and projects
EDA Workshop Main Speaker
Chris Stace joined European Defence Agency, Brussels, in 2012 having served for 26 years in the UK’s Royal Air Force. His diverse career has spanned operational signals, CIS and logistics, acquisition and change/project management. More recently, he had a tour in the EU Military Staff and the UK Ministry of Defence’s Capability Directorate (NATO, EU and Bi-lateral Engagement).
Chris is now the Head of Unit for ‘Information Superiority’ within the EDA. The EDA’s main effort is multilateral capability development within the context of the EU’s Common Security and Defence Policy. The Information Superiority Unit focuses on cyber defence, SatCom, space-based information systems, radio spectrum management, enhancing command and control within EU-led crisis management operations, and various R&D projects and joint efforts with EU Commission programmes.