Past event: Counter UAS Technology Europe Conference 2024

Developing Effective C-UAS Capabilities to Protect European Skies from Hostile Unmanned Air Systems

We are delighted to announce the second annual Counter UAS Technology Europe Conference, taking place in London on 16-17 April 2024.

With the growing proliferation of small drones and UAS technology, European armed forces and security agencies seeking to protect critical national infrastructure at home and also forward deployed personnel operating abroad. The European Counter UAS market is constantly growing with new programmes and projects announced. There has therefore never been a more important time for European C-UAS stakeholders to meet and network at Counter UAS Technology Europe 2023.

Counter UAS Technology Europe 2024 will showcase the very latest technology in the market to ensure that European personnel, equipment and infrastructure are protected from the proliferation of drones.

Speakers will feature from leading European C-UAS Programme Managers, wider international defence organisations and the top industry providers.

Benefits of Attending

  • Hear from European Senior Leadership and Programme Managers on how they are utilising technology to combat UAS
  • Meet and Network with international speakers from NATO and allied nations to discover how they are protecting their defence networks from drone attack
  • Listen to how innovative technology is driving advancement and enabling defence to counter drone swarms and attacks
  • Meet industry solution providers to discover how to leverage their C-UAS platforms
Returning to London, larger than ever before, and in a new venue, the two-day conference will uncover the latest C-UAS programmes and projects, including:
  • Achieving effective AI integration into C-UAS capabilities
  • Operating kinetic solutions in domestic environments
  • NATO Allied Transformation Command’s perspective
  • The Ukrainian experience of developing, testing and fielding C-UAS

Featured Speakers

  • Major General Adrian Ciolponea, Supreme Allied Commander Transformation Representative in Europe, NATO HQ
  • Group Captain Gary Darby, Head UK Joint C-UAS Office, Ministry of Defence
  • Nataliia Kushnerska, Chief Operating Officer, Brave1, Ukraine
  • Dr Jyh-Shyang Seu, Assistant Research Fellow, Institute for National Defence and Security Research
  • Stephan Kraschansky, Managing Director AARONIA AT, AARONIA AG
  • Colonel Alessio Gronchi, Director, C-Mini/Micro UAS Centre of Excellence, Italian Army
  • Colonel Steven D. Gutierrez, PM DE M-SHORAD, US Army Rapid Capabilities and Critical Technologies Office (RCCTO)
  • Wing Commander Sam Wiseman, Officer Commanding No 2 Force Protection C-UAS Wing, Royal Air Force
  • Sean Bittick, C-UAS and Capability Development Officer, Innovation, Hybrid and Cyber Division, NATO
  • Liisa Janssens, Scientist, Emerging Disruptive Technologies and Law, TNO
  • Amit Haimovich, VP, Sales, D-Fend Solutions
  • Andre Hanewinkel, Chief Engineer/ Expert Battlefield Radars, Hensoldt
  • Bob Moll, Business Development Manager, Robin Radar Systems BV
  • Brigadier General Kazimierz Dynski, Air and Missile Defence Department Chief, General Command of Polish Armed Forces
  • Captain Rens Govaers, Delegate of Bureau Rockets & Missiles C-UAS Project Team, General Directorate Material Resources, Belgian Armed Forces
  • Chung-Ling Hung, Director of Foresight Modeling and Simulation Section, System Development Center, National Chung-Shan Institute of Science and Technology
  • Dr Cristian Coman, Principal Scientist, NATO Communications and Information Agency (NCI Agency)
  • Dr James Bailey, Air Power Strategist, US Air Force
  • Jose Antonio Cebrian de Barrio, Head of Critical Communications SIRDEE, R&D Department and CUAs Department, Spanish Ministry of Interior
  • Lars Krogh Vammen, Head of Business Development Surveillance System, Weibel Scientific A/S
  • Lieutenant Colonel Andre Haider, SME UAS, NATO Joint Air Power Competence Centre
  • Lieutenant Colonel Rudiger Rauch, Assistant Branch Chief, Federal Ministry of Defense, Germany
  • Lieutenant Colonel Thomas Viala, Deputy CEM BAPPS, Air Defense and Air Operations Command, French Air Force
  • LTC Paul Lushenko, PhD, Assistant Professor and Director of Special Operations, US Army War College
  • Mario Behn, DEU VNC/Principal Scientist, NATO C&I Agency
  • Private First Class Harijs Osis, C-UAV Specialist, National Armed Forces Of Latvia
  • Reserve Captain Andrus Padar, Expert of Remote Sensing Research and Development Centre / Head of S2 section, Estonian Academy of Security Sciences
  • Roy Bookham, Chief Scientist, C-UAS Platforms Division, DSTL
  • Scott Page, CTO- Roke (Futures) | Vigil AI, Roke
  • Senior Representative, HENSOLDT
  • Squadron Leader Hugo Morris, SO2 Counter-small Uncrewed Air Systems, Project 6 Lead, British Army HQ

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Marriott Hotel Grosvenor Square
Grosvenor Square,
London, United Kingdom

Event details
Organizer : SAE Media Group
Event type : Conference
Reference : ASDE-24640