The 10th annual Military Space conference returns to London in one months time

  • Posted by Sonal Patel
  • February 4, 2015 2:30 PM GMT
SMi's 10th Annual Military Space conference takes place in London, UK on the 4th and 5th of March 2015

SMi’s 10th annual Military Space conference will bring together leading experts in the field of space technology. Topics to be addressed will range from satellite communication, surveillance, missile defence as well as national updates. Hear up-to-date presentations from an international panel of speakers and learn how the militarisation of space is evolving; including military cooperation, utilisation of space data, missile defence and European approaches to space operations and the operational challenges which lay ahead.

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2015 speaker highlights include:

  • Group Captain Martin Johnson, Director, National Air Defence and Space Operations, Royal Air Force
  • Professor Richard Crowther, Chief Engineer, UK Space Agency
  • Kenneth Hodgkins, Director of Space and Advanced Technology, US Department of State
  • Peter Woodmansee, HQ U.S European Command Missile Defense Program Manager, EUCOM
  • Air Commodore Peter Round, Capabilities, Armament and Technology Director, European Defence Agency
  • Colonel Jerome Bernier, Chief of Staff at Joint Space Command, French Ministry of Defence
  • Commodore Christian Anuge, Director ICT, Training and Operations, Nigerian Navy Headquarters
  • Lieutenant Colonel Lars Wilhelmy, Liaison Officer, German Air Force
  • Jakub Cimoradsky, Officer, BMD Section, NATO
  • Jo Beadsworth, Desk Officer for Space Security and Emerging Technologies Lead, UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office

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Key benefits of attending:

  • Hear about national updates from military personnel in order to gain a different perspective on the military space operations happening across the globe, therefore maximising the development of your own programmes as well as analysing different methods.
  • Explore the latest advances in ballistic missile defence, high frequency communication, space situational awareness and earth imaging
  • Hear about the development of Missile Defence in Europe
  • Hear an update on Geospatial systems
  • Hear from a global panel of speakers discussing issues relating to their military space programmes

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