Project Director: Walter Dorn

Dr. Walter Dorn is Professor of Defence Studies at the Royal Military College (RMC) and the Canadian Forces College (CFC).
He teaches officers of rank major to brigadier-general from Canada and about 30 other countries on peace operations, and other international affairs subjects.

As an “operational professor,” he participates in field missions and assists international organizations. He served on the 2014 Expert Panel on Technology and Innovation in UN Peacekeeping.
He also serves as UN Technology Innovation Expert and a UN  consultant to explore technologies for testing, piloting, employing and training in UN peace operations.

This peacekeeping gaming & simulation project explores new means to train & educate on peace operations based on real-life scenarios.

Dr. Dorn’s two most recent books are Air Power in UN Operations: Wings for Peace (Ashgate, 2014) and Keeping Watch: Monitoring, Technology, and Innovation in UN Peace Operations (UNU Press, 2011).


He is also President of the World Federalist Movement – Canada.
His website is