Military Conferences

Military Trade Shows & Conferences by Country

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 ...

Armed Forces Engineer 2015: Technology, Equipment and People

Date: 21-Oct-15 to 22-Oct-15
Location: United Kingdom
Developing the themes established in 2014's Army Engineer 2014, this event will unite representatives from the British Army, Royal Navy and RAF to highlight how important military engineering roles are in the Defence industry. Early Bird and MoD Personnel Discounts are available With the Ministry of Defence planning to slash the number of full time personnel across all three defence services in favour of employing more Reservists, there is a fundamental need to retain the highly skilled personnel at the heart of each service: the military and civilian engineers. Armed Forces Engineer 2015 will examine the necessity to not only keep the current group of military engineers but also to attract skilled recruits, showing the MoD the importance of the engineering industry to the armed ...

Airborne ISR

Date: 26-Oct-15 to 27-Oct-15
Location: London / United Kingdom
The Airborne ISR 2015 conference aims to cover a variety of key areas, ranging from well-established NATO programmes such as the JISR, to the independent efforts of member states. Additionally, the effective integration of ISR assets, individual and joint training programmes, minimisation of operational costs and the emergence of cutting edge technology shall all feature heavily. The 2015 expert speaker line-up features: • Air Commodore Paddy Teakle, Deputy Commander and Chief of Staff NAEW&C Force Command, NATO • Brigadier David Evans, ACOS IS, Information Superiority, Royal Navy, UK • Colonel Laura Ryan, Director of Policy, Plans and Assessments, 25th Air Force, United States* • Colonel John McCurdy, Director of Research, United States Air Force Academy • Squadron Leader ...

Armoured Vehicles Turkey

Date: 26-Oct-15 to 27-Oct-15
Location: Ankara / Turkey
A nation that sits as the gateway between East and West, the Turkish defence industry is emerging as a major hub for military equipment and support; the next decade will be a period of high growth for the country. Turkey is aiming to achieve independence from imported equipment by 2023, so we will see continued investments into modernising Turkish capability and the acquisition of new armoured fleets. The conference will therefore outline Turkey’s plans and requirements during this transition, looking closely at their capability development, modern warfare techniques and high-tech military equipment. Armoured Vehicles Turkey 2015 will be crucial for detailing prospects for external industries and services on how to engage with this market. This conference is designed to provide ...

Coastal and Border Surveillance Latin America

Date: 27-Oct-15 to 29-Oct-15
Location: Rio De Janeiro / Brazil
In October, it is believed that the Brazilian Navy will announce the winner of the first phase of the coveted SisGAAz contract. Coupled with this, the Brazilian Army are continuing to procure radar and sensor equipment as part of their SISFRON program and at the start of this year, the Peruvian Armed Forces announced the launch of their SIVAN surveillance system to provide enhanced domain awareness across Peruvian and Amazonian territory. With each of the these projects valued at over $1 Billion, the newly released agenda for Defence IQ's Coastal and Border Surveillance Latin America (October 27-29, 2015, Rio de Janeiro) is delighted to welcome the heads of each of these projects, amongst other representatives from Latin America, coming together to discuss: * New requirements for ...

Future Mortar Systems 2015

Date: 27-Oct-15 to 29-Oct-15
Location: London / United Kingdom
Key themes to be addressed at the Future Mortar Systems Conference include: - Gain exclusive and current knowledge from an insightful and interactive discussion of the current challenges to mortar operators, such as increasing range and accuracy, while maintaining affordability, and how they are solving them – what technologies and strategies have proved operationally vital? - Network with the global mortars community, all in attendance to urgently address their pressing requirements - Learn about the most recent and upcoming developments in mortar technologies including Precision-Guided Munitions, communications systems and simulation and testing packages The Future Mortar Systems conference series is a truly community event where like-minded individuals can gather in a secure ...


Date: 28-Oct-15 to 30-Oct-15
Location: London / United Kingdom
With Military operations in Afghanistan having drawn to a close at the end of 2014, Medical evacuation services are now increasingly operating in austere environments and facing new medical and logistical challenges. Such challenges include a lack of quality, local medical facilities and the consequent impact has on evacuation procedures, a need to execute complex medical procedures in flight whilst repatriating patients, and the absence of standardisation of MEDEVAC capabilities/procedures across nations to facilitate coordinated action between aid providers. To meet this shift in operational tempo, Defence IQ is delighted to announce the return of our 4th Annual MEDEVAC conference in October 2015. The symposium will continue to provide a tailored opportunity to discuss the specialised ...

Global MilSatCom 2015

Date: 03-Nov-15 to 05-Nov-15
Location: London / United Kingdom
Europe's leading military satellite communications event, Global MilsatCom 2015 will bring together over 400 of the industry’s key senior military representatives alongside the world’s leading SatCom solutions providers and operators. This year's Global MilSatCom will address current and future MilSatCom issues. The 3-day event will identify new and emerging technologies to further enhance end user capabilities; SatCom on the Move operations; high throughput satellite capability in the military; continual challenges of cost-efficiency and operational efficiency; national programs, capabilities and requirements and the challenges concerning lower budgets but increasing requirements. The exceptional speaker line-up includes: • Commander Ian Pears MBE RN, JFC CAP C4ISR SO1 NETS SVCS,...

12th Annual Maritime Security and Coastal Surveillance conference

Date: 17-Nov-15 to 18-Nov-15
Location: Singapore / Singapore
Maritime Security and Surveillance Forum The 12th Annual Maritime Security and Coastal Surveillance conference is back after a runaway success last year! In 2014, 250+ top representatives from over 110 navies, coast guards, military and maritime security organisations in Asia and beyond attended Coastal Surveillance to discuss solutions to combat pressing maritime security threats. Attending organizations included: Republic of Singapore Navy, Royal Malaysian Navy, MMEA, Royal Thai Navy and Air Force, Royal Cambodian Navy, Royal Australian Navy, JMSDF and more. In 2015, we are building on that success to bring you a highly valuable conference programme designed through intensive market research with and inputs from senior defense and government officials, maritime security ...

Airborne ISR and C2 Battle Management USA 2015

Date: 16-Nov-15 to 18-Nov-15
The summit will once again provide 150+ Policy Makers, Chiefs of Staff, ISR Commanders, Acquisition Executives and Industry Leaders from the USA and across the globe with their Annual General Meeting. The meeting will once again evaluate the challenges and success shaping Airborne ISR and C2 Battle Management for the current dynamic world of conflict and into the future. The proliferation of Airborne ISR technologies over the past decade of conflict in the Middle East and Central Asia has led to these assets becoming a mission critical component in operations. With new operating environments come new threat types and new capability challenges. In order to maintain battlefield dominance the US Armed Forces needs to take the global lead and strive for intelligence generation, analysis and ...