The mandatory theme will be the main topic dealt with during the cycle’s Commanders’ Conference, albeit its treatment and analysis will take place during the events of the cycle.
For each cycle, the Commanders in the previous Commanders Conference will establish a theme that acts as a focus for orienting the
process of analysis, debate and exchange of ideas that goes on in the different events of the organization.
The mandatory theme approved by the Commanders aims at deeply and flexibly discriminating which matters and topics of common interest are to be included in the input process of the organization during the cycle.
The mandatory theme for the XXXIV Cycle is:
The Development and Professionalization of the Non-Commissioned Officers
(NCO) as a Leader at all hierarchical levels of command and staff, in accordance
with the particular career plans, in the Armies of the American Continent.