Defence Exports 2021 Conference

The Leading Global Defence Exports Conference

September 15-16, 2021- London, United Kingdom

We are delighted to announce our 15th annual Defence Exports conference, which will convene in September 2021, in London, UK.

Defence Exports will return as the leading event for industry professionals and government officials around the world, dealing with defence trade compliance. A truly global event, delegates will hear from government speakers and senior international trade compliance professionals from around the world on regulation controls including ITAR, EAR, ECR, Dual-Use and the Wassenaar Arrangement.

Benefits of Attending

  • Join us as we return to London, a prime location for international defence trade
  • Hear guidance on effective trade, licensing and compliance as well as the latest developments in control mechanisms and cyber security measures
  • Discover practical guidance on how to comply with ITAR and EAR controls from within and outside the U.S.
  • Network with heads of international trade compliance and heads of export controls from Europe, North America and the rest of the world

Plus Four Workshops:

Workshop A: U.S. Export and Reexport Controls From a European Perspective
Hosted By: Gary Stanley, President, Global Legal Services and
Ed Peartree, Group Head of Export Controls, BAE Systems
Tuesday 14th September 2021
08:30 - 12:30

Workshop B: Best Practices in Managing U.S Export Regulations
Hosted by: Mr. Anthony (“Tony”) M. Dearth, Senior Policy Advisor, Alpha Omega Consulting Group LLC
Tuesday 14th September 2021
13:00 - 17:00

Workshop C: Defense and Dual-Use Export Controls of Asia Paci?c Countries
Hosted by: Jay Nash, Principal, Nash Global Trade Service
Friday 17th September 2021
08:30 - 12:30

Workshop D: Challenges of Controlling Technology/Technical Data in a Cyber World
Hosted by: Mr Rick Badgley, Senior Cybersecurity Manager, Oshkosh Corporation
Friday 17th September 2021
13:00 - 17:00

Government and International Bodies Speakers:

  • Ms Vanessa Wood, Chair of the Australia Group & Assistant Secretary, ACCPB ISD, Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
  • Senior Official, Trade and Export Controls Bureau, Global Affairs Canada
  • Mr Stephane Chardon, Export Control Coordinator, European Commission
  • Mr David Lamberti, Head of Conventional Armaments Licenses, German Federal Office of Economics and Export Control (BAFA)
  • Mr Arifumi Kumano, Director for International Affairs, Security Export Control Policy Division, Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
  • Mr Ramón Muro Martínez, Deputy Director, Sub-Directorate General for International Trade in Defense and Dual-Use Goods, Spanish Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism
  • Dr Myron Chiu, Head of EU Transition and Sanctions Policy, ECJU, UK Department for International Trade
  • Mrs Rosie Phillips, Air Desk Officer, Capability Assurance, UK Ministry of Defence
  • Senior Official, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, U.S. State Department
  • Senior Official, Bureau of Industry and Security, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • Ambassador Philip Griffiths, Head of Secretariat, Wassenaar Arrangement

Industry Speakers:

  • Mr Jim Huish, Managing Director - Export Controls and Sanctions, FTI Consulting
  • Mrs Ingrun Retzlaff, Head of Export Control, Jenoptik Advanced Systems GmbH
  • Ms Carmen Fellows, VP International Trade Governance, Leonardo DRS Inc.
  • Mr Scott Forehand, Director of Global Trade Compliance, Moog Inc.
  • Mr Alexander Groba, Director Foreign Trade, MTU Aero Engines
  • Mr Peter Ritchie, Trade Compliance Lead, Northrop Grumman
  • (Seconded to Sealand Support Services Ltd)
  • Ms Rosa Rosanelli, Group Export Compliance Officer - Senior Legal Counsel, Patria
  • Ms Nancy Fischer, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pitmann LLP
  • Mr Marshall Lammers, Senior Counsel, Global Trade Compliance, Raytheon Intelligence & Space
  • Ms Laurence Carey, Trade Compliance Director, Thales UK
  • Mr Warren Bayliss, Head of Export Controls - Defence, Rolls-Royce Plc
  • Mr Bill Wade, Vice President, Global Trade Compliance, L-3Harris
  • Senior Representative, OCR Services Inc

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St James' Court
Buckingham Gate,
London, United Kingdom

Event details
Organizer :SMi
Event type :Conference
Attendance :Physical & Online Event
Reference :ASDE-22253

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