OCCAR News 28. February 2013 Mr Patrick Bellouard – OCCAR-EA Director – says farewell On 28th February 2013, Mr Patrick Bellouard symbolically handed back the OCCAR flag to General Arturo Alfonso MEIRIÑO, the Board of Supervisors Chairman, at his farewell event. 22. March 2011 European Defence Agency – Chief Executive, Ms. Claude-France Arnould visited OCCAR-EA The Chief Executive of the European Defence Agency, Ms. Claude-France Arnould, visited the OCCAR-EA Headquarters in Bonn on 22 March 2011. 01. December 2010 The ISS Process Model patent application has been published on EPO web site The first OCCAR-EA patent application received an international visibility through the European Patent Office. 16. November 2010 The First EDA – OCCAR Through Life Management Conference: A great success! The First EDA – OCCAR Through Life Management Conference: A great success!