Military Conferences

Military Trade Shows & Conferences by Country

How to do Business with the Indian Armed Forces Masterclass

Date: 14-Sep-15 to 14-Sep-15
Location: London / United Kingdom
With the Indian MoD announcing new Defence Procurement Procedures (DPP) in August this year, never will it be more topical and timely to hear from those in the know on how to succeed in selling defence equipment in India in light of these expected changes. For many defence companies’ growth opportunities come in the form of geographical expansion and entering new markets yet understanding and navigating local government defence procurement processes is where many organizations fall down. If you are interested in doing business with the Indian Armed Forces then this unique and informative masterclass will allow you to understand the procurement process within the armed forces from ‘contact to contract.’ Why you should attend: • Learn how to navigate the Indian defence market more ...

Military Flight Training

Date: 16-Sep-15 to 17-Sep-15
Location: London / United Kingdom
Through a series of interactive presentations, panel discussions and roundtables, Military Flight Training will feature timely discussions on how simulation systems can provide realistic mission training in a safe environment. In addition, attendees will be able to discover how to stretch and grow pilots to face the demands of the future. With an in depth analysis of latest political, economic and technological trends discussed by industry leaders. 2015 Key Speakers Include: • Major General Tom Henry Knutsen, Former Commandant of the Norwegian Defence University College and the RNoAF Academy, Royal Norwegian Air Force • Brigadier General Philip Garbutt, Director General Air Force Development, Royal Canadian Air Force • Captain Bjorn Persson, Head of Education Programmes, Air ...

4th Annual ADM Defence Support Services Summit

Date: 21-Sep-15 to 22-Sep-15
Location: Australia
The procurement of non-military equipment and infrastructure will continue to become increasingly prevalent in supporting the personnel and operational requirements of our defence forces. With the nature of the combat environment being highly changeable and notoriously unpredictable, it is essential to have a dynamic and accommodating support strategy and risk mitigation plan in place in order to facilitate optimum performance and operational efficiency on the front line. The 2014 summit had a theme and focus on ��_Leveraging constructive partnerships for optimised defence support' and will examine government policy, current legislation, non-materiel procurement and defence/industry engagement, in building a long term strategic outlook for defence support in Australia. The event heard from ...

2nd annual MilSatCom Latin America

Date: 22-Sep-15 to 23-Sep-15
Location: Brazil
MilSatCom Latin America 2015, now in its second successful year, will feature high level military and government briefings from those directly responsible for advancing these satellite capabilities. After our 2014 event, where we had over 100 attendees, this Septembers' meeting is set to only continue to attract the regions main SatCom protagonists. EVENT HIGHLIGHTS: • Keynote Briefings from senior officers from Brazil and surrounding Latin American nations • A unique focus on enhanced military capability through the development and implementation of SATCOM programs • Briefings on: payload optimisation, cyber security deterrents, overcoming satellite interference, real time data delivery to military operations, power enhancement and capacity increases and bandwidth maximisation • ...

Armoured Vehicles Eastern Europe

Date: 22-Sep-15 to 24-Sep-15
Location: Warsaw / Poland
Poland is laying down a marker by transforming it’s capability with a very ambitious modernisation programme: over €30 billion spending is planned for the next ten years. Poland is also responsible for the largest armoured vehicle fleet in the region, with a sizeable inventory of tanks and armoured vehicles, far exceeding the current capacity of neighbouring countries. Because of today’s renewed focus on NATO-centric cooperation, this event is an essential opportunity to engage with your key partners. As tensions rise on the Eastern frontier of Europe, Armoured Vehicles Eastern Europe brings together key nations and leading technical experts to discuss what can be done to assure the security of the region within the land context. Flag officers, programme managers and armament ...

Maritime Reconnaissance and Surveillance 2015

Date: 28-Sep-15 to 30-Sep-15
Location: London / United Kingdom
With the proliferation of illicit activity in the maritime arena increasingly in the media spotlight, not least the issue of human trafficking; international coast guards, navies and government authorities are facing mounting pressure to enhance capability and enhance it fast. Maritime Reconnaissance and Surveillance comes at a pivotal time in the international maritime domain in which over 20,000 migrants have illegally crossed the Mediterranean resulting in over 1,700 deaths so far in this year alone (May, 2015). This event will be addressing the urgent requirement to increase ISR capabilities in Europe and beyond as it moves across to London. Download our draft agenda here and join high level speakers and delegates including the US Navy and NATO Maritime Command at the Park Plaza ...

Defence Exports

Date: 30-Sep-15 to 01-Oct-15
Location: Amsterdam / Netherlands
Europe’s Leading Arms Export Controls conference, Defence Exports 2015 returns to Amsterdam to bring together international trade lawyers, Government officials, trade compliance and defence industry professionals from across the world to discuss the latest developments in international export reforms and plans for regulation changes in the future. Key Government Speakers: • Kevin Wolf, Assistant Secretary for Export Administration, U.S Department of Commerce • Major General Jean-Luc Tinland, Director of the Armaments Department, DGA • Jon Erik Strømø, Director, Section for Export Control, Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs • Georg Pietsch, Directorate General Exports, Ministry of Economics & Technology of National Defence Canada • Christopher Chew, Head of Policy, ...

International Offshore Patrol Vessels 2015

Date: 29-Sep-15 to 01-Oct-15
Location: Italy
The forum benefits from our international experience and series of regional-specific satellite events to bring together the most relevant and thought-provoking conference agenda to date - with OPV operators and industry stakeholders taking part from the Middle East, Latin America, Africa, Asia, Europe and North America. To celebrate the conference's 10th anniversary year we’re going to Rome – a city with over 2300 years of naval history and an increasingly challenging contemporary maritime security environment. In the 3rd century BC geopolitical realities beyond Italy forced Rome to recognize the importance of the sea to its own fate. Once again, broader geopolitical realities are reinforcing the importance of securing the Mediterranean Sea and this time the response is happening on ...

Safe Cities International

Date: 29-Sep-15 to 01-Oct-15
Location: London / United Kingdom
Across the globe city governance and emergency services are struggling to cope with the challenges faced by high levels of urban crime, threats to critical national infrastructure and of course terrorism. With decreasing physical and economical resources available, city security systems are being stretched to the limit and are looking to smart policing technologies to provide the surveillance, information management and communication systems required to aid decision making and response. Register to attend to benefit from: > In-depth analysis of current and future local and national government policy designed to advance and integrate smart policing technology for safer city environments. > Insight into state-of-the-art smart solutions for urban security,integrated information ...

2nd Annual Northern Australia Defence Summit

Date: 14-Oct-15 to 16-Oct-15
Location: Australia
The north has proven to be an attractive and resourceful location for defence/industry with close links to the Asia Pacific, a strong economy, existing military presence & capabilities, and accessible land which together provide many opportunities for growth and development in the region. Now in its second year, the 2014 summit will have a theme and focus on ��_Building sustainable and productive Defence Industry in Northern Australia' and will examine major projects, joint initiatives, the 2015 defence white paper, opportunities, issues and challenges facing defence and industry. The event will hear from senior military officers, government officials, defence suppliers, think tanks, industry experts, associations/agencies, consultants and academics. Some of the key topics to be ...