Past event: Mobile Deployable Communications 2024 Conference

The International Forum Dedicated to Advancing Battlefield Communications

We are proud to announce the 17th annual Mobile Deployable Communications conference, taking place on 24th-25th January 2024.

From the strategic level down to the tactical, efficient and clear communications are key to operational success. The fast pace of modern warfare requires agile, highly adaptable forces capable of rapid movement whilst maintaining a consistent communication and situational awareness capability. Interoperability is also becoming increasingly important to ensure seamless command and control within a multinational coalition, especially given the rising operational tempo across Europe.

Why attend:

MDC will give you a unique opportunity to meet and network with senior military leaders and industry. Discover the latest communication technology to optimise battlefield C2. Join the discussion and shape the future of communications technology.

The Mobile Deployable Communications conference is designed to bring together global leading program managers, strategic decision-makers, industry experts and thought leaders to explore the latest developments in communications technology. MDC is the only truly international conference which focuses on deployable CIS.

The only event that will:

Deliver real insight from the strategic level down to the tactical. This conference will cover the importance of efficient and clear communications and how you can achieve operational success.

Learn how to create an agile, highly adaptable force capable of rapid movement whilst maintaining consistent communication and situational awareness capability, essential to the fast pace of modern warfare. And discover how interoperability is becoming increasingly important to ensure seamless command and control within a multinational coalition

Key reasons to attend:

  • Networking opportunities
  • Knowledge sharing
  • Discover new products and solutions
  • Professional development
  • Collaboration and partnerships
  • Industry insights and trends

Who should attend

This is the ONLY truly international communications conference specifically designed to focus on deployable CIS. It is a critical forum where you will find senior officers, military commanders, and industry experts brought together to discuss interoperability and innovation in cutting-edge communications.

National militaries:
  • Military communications specialists
  • Equipment procurement officers
  • Businesses looking to break into the regional market
  • Established players in the regional market
  • Developers and innovators in military technology
Transnational/Continental/Euro-Atlantic organisations/bodies:
  • Organisations who wish to equalise allied defence capability
  • Those who seek improvement of the security and strength of Europe‚Äôs front line

Featured Speakers

  • Major General (Ret.) Bill Robins, CEO, BRL
  • Brigadier General Charles Phariss, Deputy Chief of Staff, CIO/G6, US Army Europe & Africa
  • Colonel Mietta Groeneveld, Director, NATO Command and Control Centre of Excellence 
  • Colonel Jorge Fernandes Bettencourt, Director, Directorate of Communication and Information, Portuguese Army
  • Colonel Karol Trup, Head of Deployable CIS Department, CIS Branch Modernisation Division, Slovak Ministry of Defence
  • Group Captain Paul Jennings, Commanding Officer, 90 Signals Unit, Royal Air Force
  • Oswald Vazquez, Business Development Account Manager, REDCOM Laboratories, Inc
  • Vincent DeLaurentis, Deputy Executive Assistant Director for Emergency Communications, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)
  • Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Treiblmaier, Head of ICT Operations and Electronic Warfare Section, Austrian Armed Forces
  • Lieutenant Colonel Erik Haeuptle, Deputy Director, Interoperability & Proponency Branch Chief, Joint Interoperability & Data Link Training Center (JID-TC)
  • Lieutenant Colonel Lars Eirik Aas, Deputy Head of Signals, Norwegian Army
  • Major Jef Moonen, S6, Special Operations Regiment, Belgian Army
  • Major Adrian Hosking, SO2 EOD ECM and CIS, Defence EOD and Search, British Army
  • Major Dr Daniel Watzenig, CTO, Professor, Virtual Vehicle Research, TU Graz
  • Rhega Wenske, ESSOR Programme SDR Specialist, OCCAR-EA
  • Scott Lee, Chief Engineer - Army C4ISR Systems, US DOD
  • Huw Jenkins, Comms Campaign Manager, Elbit Systems UK
  • Robert Mellberg, Chief Commercial Officer, Satcube AB
  • Simon Davies, CEO, Spectra Group (UK) Ltd
  • Tim Wilkinson, Chief Technologist, Babcock International Group
  • WO2 Graham Le May, CISTDU Foreman of Signals, British Army

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Marriott Hotel Grosvenor Square
Grosvenor Square,
London, United Kingdom

Event details
Organizer : SAE Media Group
Event type : Conference
Reference : ASDE-24521