Past event: Maritime Reconnaissance and Surveillance Technology 2024 Conference

We are proud to present the 9th annual Maritime Reconnaissance and Surveillance Technology conference, taking place on the 29 - 31 January 2024 in London

With rapid technological advances changing the way maritime forces need to utilise and manage ISR capabilities across domains, Maritime and Littoral Reconnaissance and Surveillance systems and platforms have become a critical component of naval capability.

Make sure you are a part of the leading conference in Europe dedicated to Maritime ISR. Join the maritime community across three days of discussion on innovation, with a focus on collaboration with industry experts, international military and inspirational speakers.

New for 2024: The inaugural Space Based Maritime Domain Awareness Focus Day aims to explore a crucial and cutting-edge area of Maritime Domain Awareness. Building on the success of our previous Maritime Reconnaissance and Surveillance Technology conferences, this dedicated day promises a deep dive into the realm of space-based solutions. We're thrilled to host a line-up of experts from the UK, US, Europe, NATO, and Civil organisations, who will share insights into their national programmes and unveil the latest technological breakthroughs. This convergence of global expertise shaping the future of maritime security through space innovation is an opportunity not to be missed.

Benefits of Attending

  • Keynote briefings from senior officers and military leaders from around the globe
  • A unique focus on Unmanned ISR platforms, Space-based Maritime Reconnaissance, Fleet Air Arm ISR capabilities, Sensors at Sea and more
  • The inaugural Space Based Maritime Domain Awareness Focus Day which will explore realm of space-based solutions to shape the future of maritime security
  • Maritime equipment exhibition showcasing the latest technology
  • Networking time factored in so you can gather insight from peers and colleagues also shaping and influencing maritime reconnaissance and surveillance systems today
  • Hear updates on platforms and topics including Maritime Patrol Aircraft Development, RPAS for Maritime Surveillance, Space-Based ISR, C4ISR, Search & Rescue, Autonomy, Coastal & Littoral Surveillance, Enhancing Overall Maritime Security and More...

Featured Speakers

  • A Senior Representative, 14 Wing, Royal Canadian Air Force
  • Brigadier General Francesco Agresti, Inspector, Office of the Marine Aviation Inspector (ISPAVIAMAR), Italian Navy
  • Capitaine de Frégate Johann Eidesheim, Commandant, Maritime Surveillance and Intervention Patrol Center of Expertise (CENTEX  ATSIMAR), French Navy
  • Captain Bryan Hager, Commodore, CTF-67 and Commander, Fleet Air Sigonella, US Navy
  • Captain Clay Waddill, MPRF Plans, Training and Requirements Branch Head, Commander, Patrol and Reconnaissance Group (CPRG), US Navy
  • Captain Doug Layton, Deputy Commander, Joint Task Force – North, Royal Canadian Armed Forces
  • Captain Marian Ciobotaru, ISR Brigade Commander, Romanian Navy
  • Commander (Res.) Derek Schierlmann, Supervisor, Spacecraft Electrical Engineering and Test Section, Naval Center for Space Technology, US Naval Research Laboratory
  • Commander Aaron Shiffer, Maritime and Carrier Operations SME, NATO Joint Air Power Competence Center (JAPCC)
  • Commander Andrea Magi, Maritime and Carrier Operations SME, NATO Joint Air Power Competence Center (JAPCC)
  • Commander António Mourinha, Director of the Naval Operational and Experimentation Centre (CEOM), Portuguese Navy
  • Commander Bodo Ahlers, Branch Leader, Planning Department, Naval Aviation Command, German Navy
  • Commander Mauro Ghezzi, Naval Units Interface Section Leader, Studies and New Program Office, Naval Aviation Department, IT Navy General Staf
  • Commander Pieter Blank, Innovation Program Manager, Royal Netherlands Navy
  • Commander Travis Wendt, Commanding Officer, US National Ice Center
  • Commodore Andrew Ingham, Commander Fleet Operational Sea Training (COM FOST), Royal Navy
  • Commodore Ilias Raptis, Commander, Maritime Air, NATO MARCOM
  • Dr Alison Weston, Senior Coordinator for Coordinated Maritime Presences, Deputy to the Director and Head of Division Maritime Security, European External Action Service
  • Dr Giovanni Sembenini, Deputy Director, NATO Centre for Maritime Research and Experimentation (CMRE)
  • Group Captain Ben Sharp, Deputy Head Capability - Intelligence, Surveillance & Reconnaissance, UK Space Command
  • Group Captain Darren Jones, Director Space Domain Awareness, Australian Defence Space Command
  • Lieutenant Colonel Antonio Sousa Franco, Defense Liaison Officer, Portuguese Space Agency
  • Lieutenant Colonel Bob Oostrom, Commander, Helicopter Warfare Centre (HWC), Defence Helicopter Command, Royal Netherlands Air Force
  • Mr Andrew Campbell, Director, National Air Security Operations, US Customs and Border Protection, US Department of Homeland Security
  • Mr Andy Mitchell, Navy Develop - Capability Sponsor, Royal Navy
  • Mr James Morgan, Head, UK Joint Maritime Security Centre
  • Mr Neil Palmer, MDA Capability & Integration Manager, Navy Digital, Royal Navy
  • Mr Peter Myers, Co-Founder, Smith Myers
  • Mr Régis Rousseau, Head of Operations, UNSEENLABS
  • Mr Rory Fitzpatrick, Chief Executive Officer, National Space Centre
  • Mr Sean Trevethan, Director NATO Maritime Unmanned Systems Innovation and Coordination Cell/Maritime Portfolio Lead in Defence Investments, NATO
  • Mr Sigmund Dehli, Director Business Development Government Programs, Kongsberg Satellite Services (KSAT)
  • Ms Andrea Bell-Miller, Director of International Programs, PEO Unmanned and Small Combatants (PEO USC), Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA), US Navy
  • Ms Maelig Le Nair-Doare, Sales Manager | EMEA, UNSEENLABS
  • Professor Christine Gommenginger, Principal Scientist Satellite Oceanography, National Oceanography Centre
  • Rear Admiral Giovanni Maria Galoforo, Deputy Operation Commander, Operation EUNAVFOR ATLANTA
  • Rear Admiral James Parkin, Director Develop, Royal Navy
  • Rear Admiral Stefano Turchetto, Operation Commander, Operation EUNAVFOR MED IRINI

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Marriott Hotel Grosvenor Square
Grosvenor Square,
London, United Kingdom

Event details
Organizer : SAE Media Group
Event type : Conference
Reference : ASDE-24522

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