Land Warfare Europe 2024

November 19-20, 2024 - Bucharest, Romania

Developing the Future of Armoured and Artillery Forces

Building on the success of last year's Future Indirect Fires and Armoured Vehicles Eastern Europe, Land Warfare Europe (LWE) 2024 will establish a meeting ground for the mechanised infantry and artillery professionals.

The development of armoured platforms, artillery, air defence and the industrial base continues to be a top priority for modernising Eastern European militaries. Join us at Land Warfare Europe and contribute to developments in Indirect Fires and plans for armoured vehicle fleets.

Why Attend LWE

With official support from the Romanian Armed Forces, LWE enables you to explore the current and future threat environment and participate in discussions with the artillery and armour community's thought leaders, policy makers and innovators.

Understand NATO's role in improving the security of the Eastern Flank and engage with partners to accelerate modernisation programmes

Key Topics

  • Modernisation Priorities: implications for vehicle upgrades including Europe's quest to enhance the survivability and lethality of main battle tanks
  • Regional Insights: understanding the intensity of artillery usage in Ukraine alongside the evolving landscape of loitering munitions in long-range warfare
  • Romania's Land Strategy: plans to enhance armoured vehicles and artillery systems to boost fighting capabilities and promote interoperability.

Forum Highlights

  • Officially supported by the Romanian Armed Forces: hear strategic updates from senior figures in the Romanian Land Forces offering an exclusive insight into their modernisation plans
  • NATO Perspectives on strengthening collective defence: Procurement updates and engagement with nations and organisations dedicated to the security of NATO's Eastern Flank
  • Cross-Pollination of Ideas: Discussions on long-range fires acting in concert with IFVs and MBTs on the battlefield to produce ground manoeuvre effects.
  • Networking Opportunities: together operators, capability planners, procurement officials, academics and industry expert

It is good opportunity to get the newest knowledge about indirect fire weapons, capabilities and tendencies

Senior expert of fire support courses, Lithuanian Army

Well organized, interesting themes and speakers

Sales Manager Artillery, Airbus Defence and Space GmbH

The conference provides a good opportunity to refresh knowledge, to build networks, and to learn about the current developments in other countries and industry

Concepts and Capabilities Development Centre, German

Very good with networking. Very educational to see the top line of industries in the same room

Project Manager, Saab Dynamics AB


  • Lieutenant General (Ret) Corneliu Postu, Former Director of Defence Staff, Romanian Armed Forces

2024 Speakers

  • Lieutenant General Iulian Berdila, Deputy CHOD for Operations and Training, Romanian Armed Forces
  • Major General Lazslo Sticz Ph.D., Commander, EUFOR
  • Brigadier General Matthew Brown *Subject to Confirmation, Deputy Commanding General - Support, U.S. Army V Corps
  • Colonel Jan Hric, 5th Artillery Regiment Commander, Slovak Armed Forces
  • Lieutenant Colonel Ausrius Buikus, Chief of Joint Fires and Effect branch J3, Lithuanian Army
  • Lieutenant Colonel Dejan Sibilja, Artillery Capabilities Development Officer, Slovenian Armed Forces
  • Lieutenant Colonel Allan Raidma, Artillery Battalion Commander, Estonian Defence Forces
  • Major Peter Bystriansky, Senior SME, Land Forces Development Department, Slovak Ministry of Defence
  • Dwayne Hynes, Chief of Foreign Intelligence Technology, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff, G-2, U.S. Army

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Cercul Militar National
Strada Constantin Mille 1, 030167
Bucharest, Romania

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