Non-Profit & Government Conferences

Non-Profit & Government Trade Shows & Conferences by Country

Global MilSatCom 2014

Date: 04-Nov-14 to 06-Nov-14
Location: London / United Kingdom
The 16th annual Global MilSatCom conference and exhibition; Europe's leading military satellite communications event will bring together over 400 of the industry’s key senior military representatives who use MilSatCom in their operations alongside the world’s leading SatCom solutions providers and operators. The focus for Global MilSatCom 2014 will be looking at current operational challenges faced by MilSatCom end-users such as difficulty of establishing SatCom capability when troops have just been deployed; managing MilSatCom on difficult terrain and the issue of securing cost-efficient MilSatCom and how to overcome these challenges through international cooperation with both military and civil projects. The 2014 exceptional speaker line-up features: • Lieutenant General (Rtd) ...

Social Media within the Defence sector

Date: 17-Nov-14 to 18-Nov-14
Location: London / United Kingdom
SMi Group are thrilled to present the 4th annual conference, Social Media within the Defence & Military Sector, taking place on 17th and 18th November 2014 in Central London. Attendees will have the opportunity to discuss and network with MoD's from across the world and key military institutions such as the U.S Army, Royal British Legion and NATO. Social media is a vital part of modern communication and a conversation that is essential to the defence and military sector. This event will provide attendees with the tools and knowledge necessary to excel in this field of communication. Previous testimonials include: RAF (Information Officer) -- "Excellent line up of speakers and topics." Ministry of Defence, Singapore (Executive) -- "There were many fascinating ...

Unamanned Aerial Systems 2014

Date: 17-Nov-14 to 18-Nov-14
Location: London / United Kingdom
The 14th annual Unmanned Aerial Systems conference will tak place in London on the 17th - 18th November 2014. The UAS industry is facing transitional times and there are crucial updates from militaries that are leading the way in their operational use of such systems. UAS 2014 comes at no better time to explore the Unmanned Aerial Systems industry from both a military and commercial perspective. The two day conference will feature key speakers from the U.K, U.S, France and Italy who will give briefings on their operational updates and analyse the impact of the transition to peacetime operations for some of the largest militaries in the world. The conference will also address the multi-billion dollar commercial and civil UAS industry that continues to expand. Essential ...

Military Airlift: Current Missions and Capability

Date: 02-Dec-14 to 03-Dec-14
Location: Italy
The 15th annual Military Airlift conference is the largest bespoke military airlift conference in Europe. Military Airlift 2014 will focus on ongoing missions being carried out across the world and how the correct and appropriate airlift capability is deployed and the development of new capability. There will also be an emphasis on the changing landscape of airlift with changes in multinational commands such as the EATC, the specific challenges posed by African missions including Operation Sangaris in Central Africa and much more. We are proud to be supported by many significant multinational commands in Europe such as European Air Group and Movement Coordination Centre Europe as well as many Air Forces from across Europe. NEW FOR 2014: Site visit to Pratica di Mare Airbase ...

The Inaugural ADM Industry Capability in Defence Summit

Date: 08-Dec-14 to 10-Dec-14
Location: Australia
Hosted by Defence SA, this two-day strategic event will look at Innovation, Ingenuity, and Industry best-practice in developing defence capability.

Special Operations Summit

Date: 15-Dec-14 to 18-Dec-14
Location: United States
SOF will play a crucial and expanding role in developing the capabilities of our international partners to thwart the spread of global terrorism and prevent hostilities from turning into major regional conflicts. With fewer conventional troops available and with help farther away commandos will need more effective intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance and communications systems. Now in its 7th year, Special Operations Summit is designed to provide a holistic overview of special operations advancements given the recent changes in Command and upcoming elections. This year's summit is built around a top to bottom outline of the special operations command structure and will focus on the overall mission goals directed to provide a holistic outlook for Special Operations, looking not ...

Biometrics for Government and Law Enforcement

Date: 26-Jan-15 to 28-Jan-15
Location: United States
Biometrics is an evolving technology for government and law enforcement agencies. Threats are becoming more complex and we must stay armed with the most up-to-date and effective tools, techniques, and technologies in identification to prevent crimes and security issues before they start. Biometrics for Government and Law Enforcement returns for its 9th consecutive year as the only biometrics event to exclusively cater to the needs of federal government and local law enforcement. Join hundreds of biometric professionals (both industry and end users) to preview the future of biometric initiatives and technology, first hand from those leading the direction of our upcoming efforts. Engage in discussions with representatives from DHS, the U.S. Army, CBP, FBI, Michigan State Police, TSA, ...

Defence Logistics Europe

Date: 27-Jan-15 to 28-Jan-15
Location: United Kingdom
Benefits of Attending Defence Logistics Europe 2015 Meet, network and learn with Europe’s key defence agencies, senior officers and logistics personnel involved in innovative global programmes, including UK MINISTRY OF DEFENCE, NATO, EUROPEAN UNION MILITARY STAFF/ACTION SERVICE, NETHERLANDS MOD, LUXEMBOURG ARMY, NORWEGIAN ARMED FORCES and US AFRICOM. Hear through case studies and direct experiences of European militaries to better understand how to overcome core procurement challenges, in order to improve logistic processes and increase operational efficiency through strategic partnerships. Understand methods to promote military cooperation and the strategies needed to engage the private sector. Examine risk mitigation strategies and explore methods to improve communications ...

Joint Forces Simulation and Training

Date: 02-Feb-15 to 03-Feb-15
Location: London / United Kingdom
Don't miss the chance to attend the 6th annual Joint Forces Simulation & Training conference. As militaries focus on collectively implementing innovative simulation and virtual training systems that are both cost effective and successful in the delivery of training, this conference is a must attend event. Join SMi and be part of a major networking experience showcasing in depth discussions on joint forces training initiatives, plus a spotlight on current training tools which allow the development of strategic alliances and knowledge transfer, such as computer games and smart devices. The exceptional speaker line-up includes: Brigadier General Dzintars Roga, Assistant Chief of Staff, Joint Education, Training and Exercises, Joint Force Trainer, Allied Command Transformation, ...

Mobile Deployable Communications

Date: 05-Feb-15 to 06-Feb-15
Location: Prague / Czech Republic
Don't miss the chance to attend the 8th annual Mobile Deployable Communications conference. This must-attend event will address the key topics of CIS networks and tactical communications, C4ISR standardisation, interoperability across the global armed forces, operational experiences and future technologies. The role of the communications systems has evolved hugely in the past 15 years and the issue of delivering the right capability not simply delivering capability right is essential. Visit for more information The 2014 expert speaker line-up will include: Brigadier General Jan Kase, Director of CIS Agency, Czech Ministry of Defence Michael McCarthy, Director of Operations and Program Manager, US Army Colonel Jan van de Pol, Head of Systems, ...