Updated Agenda for 19th Global MilSatCom Event Released

The SMi Group has released the updated agenda for the upcoming 19th Global MilSatCom 2017 event from November 7 - 9, 2017 in London.

Now featuring a speaker line-up of over 50 defence satellite communications experts, the event programme has been curated to explore the growing demand to enhance SATCOM capabilities and to discuss strategies and requirements including the UK Ministry of Defence’s plans for Skynet 6.

Other key additions to the agenda include an opening Ministerial Address from Harriett Baldwin from UK’s Minister for Defence Procurement; a keynote address from Dr. Graham Turnock, Chief Executive of the UK Space Agency; and industry presentations from Airbus, Northrop Grumman, and NATO.

Here are some Highlights for this Years Event:

  • Updates to international MilSatCom programmes including new nations such as Japan, Republic of Korea, Nigeria, Czech Republic, Germany, Netherlands, and Luxembourg
  • Sessions on key themes and challenges at the core of the MilSatCom community such as the Wideband AoA and GovSatCom initiative, the demand for flexibility and resiliency in a contested environment, ground segment R&D advances, SatCom-on-the-Move capabilities, as well as the surging importance of interoperability and allied international cooperation
  • Dedicated networking sessions including two evening dinners and two networking receptions
  • An exhibition area with 40 booths to help you understand the latest technological solutions available in the market
  • Two exclusive pre-conference workshops (6th November) on "Global Government Payload Exploration" and "Interference in SatCom Systems"

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