LTC Assoc. Prof. Jan Mazal Dipl. Eng., Ph.D.
Future Forces Forum
Doctrine Education and Training Branch Chief, Chairman of the Multi-domain Advanced Robotic Systems Conference
NATO Modelling & Simulation Centre of Excellence
LTC. Assoc. Prof. Dipl. Eng. Jan Mazal, Ph.D.; born in 1976; graduate of the Faculty of Military Systems Management of the Military College of Ground Forces in Vyskov, specialization - Commander of the reconnaissance units – Manager. In 2003 he graduated the Academic Course of Military Intelligence in Fort Huachuca, Arizona, USA. Since 2005 he is a doctor in the field of the theory of the defence management of the State and since 2013 he is a associated professor in the problematic of military management and C4ISR systems. He currently works at the University of Defence in Brno as a senior researcher of the Department of Military Management and Tactics. He is focused on the issue of military intelligence and reconnaissance, C4ISR systems, and implementation of information and model support to the commander’s decision-making process at the tactical level. He is the author and co-author of more than 50 professional publications, he solved more than 10 scientific projects, he is the author of a number of functional samples and application software. In his previous military practice, he held command and staff functions at the tactical level and also he took part in the foreign missions as EUFOR (2006) and ISAF (2010).