Future Amphibious Forces Conference

London, United Kingdom

Understand. Adapt. Overcome

The theme for Future Amphibious Force is 'Understand. Adapt. Overcome.' and will contribute and share knowledge on the future nature and utility of amphibiosity, assessment of the changing threats faced, priority capability areas for development and how Marine forces are adapting to this new world.

Hosted with the support of the Royal Marines 'Future Amphibious Force 2019' will take place at an exciting time for UK Amphibious capability and as the Royal Marines embark on a major transformation programme to develop the Future Commando Force.

The conference will bring together the senior leadership of the Royal Marines with senior officers from amphibious forces from around the world, and industry leaders. Join us to discuss priority capability development areas, new approaches and technologies for advancing amphibiosity.


  • Understand doctrinal change and the role of Marines as critical enablers of the Joint Force.
  • Meet with the senior leadership of the Royal Marines, as well as other friendly NATO forces at a time of modernization
  • Gain a deep insight into the priority technology, innovation and capability areas for development
  • Help Amphibious forces mitigate emerging threats including from Long-range Precision Weapons and information related capabilities

Early confirmed speakers:

  • Major General Matthew Holmes, Commandant General, Royal Marines
  • Rear Admiral Jens Nykvist, Chief, Royal Swedish Navy
  • Major General Antonio Planells Palau, Commandant, Spanish Marine Corps

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