Join the region’s most exclusive gathering
of military space leaders
24 - 26 February 2015, Ritz Carlton Grand Canal, Abu Dhabi | UAE
Strategic Satellite Communications for National Defence & Security  

Milsatcom Middle East News

In February, when the entire defence community is in Abu Dhabi, we are pleased to present the 4th Milsatcom Middle East Conference which will enhance its position as the region’s leading platform for promotion and exchange of information that can help develop and sustain winning global communications systems that support national objectives. The conference will feature practical regional and global case studies, research reports and discussion of state-of-the-art services.

The Milsatcom Middle East Conference is the ideal platform for regional militaries to meet with their global counterparts and leading commercial satcom providers.

2015 Speaker Line-up includes senior representatives from:

US Air Force, UAE Armed Forces, Canadian Armed Forces, SUPARCO, Ministry of Defence UK, Ministry of Defence and Aviation KSA,Sultan’s Armed Forces Oman and the Indian Airforce
Key themes that will be covered include:  
Role of satcom in building superior information networks
Challenges due to capability constraints, budget revisions and a trained workforce  
Interception, jamming and other threats to military satellite connectivity  
Working with the commercial sector to complement milsatcom capabilities  
All NEW for 2015:
  Middle East Military Space Symposium – 24th February 2015
Space: Preparations for the Next Frontier

In association with the Centre for Excellence, UAE Armed Forces this symposium will focus on space based defence and security technologies.

Every military operation today depends on space. Around 60 nations own and operate at least one satellite. Space capabilities are crucial in response to humanitarian relief after natural disasters in addition to times of war and every nation needs to develop a suitable strategy to safeguard its interests in space and its space borne assets.

Key themes addressed include:
National space security policy
Space threats and risk management
Alternative architectures
Space reconnaissance operations
Space situational awareness
Who attends Milsatcom Middle East?
Join Milsatcom Middle East 2015, which is hosted in Abu Dhabi, with the support of Yahsat and active participation of UAE Armed Forces.

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