Past Events

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31 - 03
Jan

CIOR 2016 Winter Seminar & Midwinter Meeting

CIOR 2016 Winter SeminarJanuary 31-February 3, 2016 Location: Hotel Bristol, Bonn, Germany More information at www.cior.net CIOR 2016 Midwinter MeetingFebruary 4-6, 2016 Location: NATO HQ, Brussels, Belgium More information at www.cior.net  
29 - 03
Nov

CIOR IBM

The IBM 3 will take place at Hilton Hotel Sofia, which situated in the Down-Town area of Sofia, Bulgaria. Dress code: Military Service dress (unless stated otherwise), mess dress not required. Tentative Program: Sunday 29 Nov:     all day Arrivals                                1900-2100 Icebreaker (drinks + light snacks) Monday  30 Nov:    0900-1300 Meetings                                1300-1400 Lunch                                1400-1700 Meetings                                Free evening                 Tuesday 1 Dec:      0900-1300 Meetings                                1...
20
Nov

Civil Affairs: A Force for Engagement and Conflict Prevention

The Civil Affairs Association In coordination with the National Defense University Center for Complex Operations U.S. Army Peacekeeping & Stability Operations Institute Center for the Study of Civil-Military Operations at West Point Foreign Area Officer Association Reserve Officers Association and theU.S. Global Leadership Coalition Friday, November 20th 2015 Joint Base San Antonio Fort Sam Houston Mission Training Complex Hood Street, Bldg. # 4014 Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234 Download Agenda (pdf) Civil Affairs has long been a major national strategic capability that helps transi...
23 - 26
Sep

UPORFA 2015 Congress

2015 UPORFA Congress Lima, Peru September 23-26, 2015 The UPORFA Congress is a valued added for your military education and professional development with an opportunity to practice your Spanish with participants from Argentina, Colombia and Peru. Registration The registration fee for attendees UPORFA registration is $355. The cost for spouses/guests is $165. Click here to download the registration form. Registrations must be submitted to ROA HQ at dmarkham@roa.org no later than 1 September 2015. Registration includes: pick up and return to Lima, Peru airport (LIM); conference admin fees; wel...
04 - 09
Aug

CIOR/CIOMR 2015 Summer Congress

The 68th CIOR/CIOMR Summer Congress will be held in Sofia, Republic of Bulgaria on 5-9 August 2015. Event Information Event:           68th CIOR/CIOMR Summer Congress Dates:           4-9 August 2015 Location:      Hotel Marinela, Sofia, Republic of Bulgaria The Interallied Confederation of Reserve Officers, commonly referred to by its French acronym CIOR, represents the interests of over 1.3 million reservists across 36 participating nations within and beyond NATO, making it the world’s largest military reserve officer organization. - See more at: https://www.roa.org/node/382/revisions/16...
26 - 29
Jul

2015 ROA National Convention

Welcome to the 2015 ROA National Convention! Make your plans now to attend the annual convention of YOUR association. Highlighted events include the induction of Honorable Chuck Hagel, former Secretary of Defense, into the ROA Minuteman Hall of Fame; presentation of the Twice the Citizen award to the Honorable richard O. Wightman, Jr, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (Reserve Affairs); a panel of reserve chiefs answering your questions; a state of the association briefing by Jeff Phillips, ROA Executive Director; and much more! Visit our General Information page for details on t...
27
Apr

WOMEN IN COMBAT: Where They Stand

On 27 April 2015 Women in International Security, Alliance for National Defense, the Reserve Officer’s Association and No Exceptions will host a half day event to examine what has changed for US servicewomen since the 2013 rescission of the Department of Defense ground combat exclusion policy. Location: Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 1779 Massachusetts Ave. NW Washington, D.C. 20036 Program:• Combat Integration: Comparing and Assessing Approaches The Services and SOCOM have been invited to provide an update on their integration efforts. A series of panels will analyze, comp...
16 - 18
Mar

2015 ROA Leaders Week

ROA Leaders Meeting (DNCM, Resolutions, Constitution & Bylaws, Service Section meetings and March on the Hill) Each department is encouraged to have a National Council representative at this meeting. If your elected/appointed Department National Council Member cannot attend, please appoint a representative (as allowed by your bylaws).
17
Mar

ROA STARS Foundation Gala

Stand Together for America’s Reservists and Celebrate the Reserve Community The STARs Foundation recognizes the extraordinary sacrifices made by our nation’s Reservists and their families and celebrates the dedicated service of our men and women in uniform and honors those who have gone beyond public service through extraordinary contributions to our national security. ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT HAS CLOSED. If you would like to come, please call Jessica Cooper at 844-672-4456.  We hope to see you Tuesday night!           2015 Gala Co-Chairs   Vice Admiral John M. Mateczun, USN (...
04 - 08
Aug

CIOR/CIOMR Summer Meeting

The Interallied Confederation of Reserve Officers, commonly referred to by its French acronym CIOR, represents the interests of over 1.3 million reservists across 36 participating nations within and beyond NATO, making it the world’s largest military reserve officer organization. Founded in 1948 by the reserve officer associations of Belgium, France and the Netherlands, CIOR is now a NATO-affiliated, non-political and non-profit umbrella organization of member nations’ national reserve officer associations. The CIOR meets twice a year – in the summer and winter – and they work through committ...

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