MilSatCom Middle East and Africa

Feb 24, 2014 to Feb 25, 2014

Location Jumeirah Beach Residence
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Cost free
Details The organisers of Global MilSatCom, the leading military communications event for satellite professionals, are proud to announce the 2nd annual MilSatCom Middle East and Africa 2014 conference.

The Middle East and Africa face extensive security challenges and SatCom technology provides enhanced capability for tackling the prevalent border surveillance and deployed operations issues in the region. The upgrading and maintaining of communications systems has become a key objective for contingent states and therefore MilSatCom MEandA 2014 is the ideal platform for industry leaders and high-level military to come together under one roof to discuss the future of SatCom within the region.

Why attend this event:

Hear direct from the United Arab Emirates Space Reconnaissance Centre about their projects and benefit from their expertise.

Learn about new SatCom projects in the Middle East and where you can invest in the future of satellite technology in this region.

Get an insight into the issues faced by the MilSatCom industry including space debris and how to combat it.

Explore new developments in SatCom in Africa and network with the Nigerian Navy.

Hear about the future of MilSatCom - Telehealth capability and the benefits for the defence forces.

Hear from the expert speaker line-Up:

Lieutenant Colonel Ali Alshehhi, Manager, Space Reconnaissance Centre, UAE Armed Forces.

Omran Sharaf, Director of Space Image Processing and Analysis, EIAST.

Nico Stephan, General Manager, LSE Space ME.

Speaker to Be Confirmed, UK MoD.

Group Captain Lanre Oluwatoyin, Director, Directorate of Space Technology, Armed Forces of Nigeria.

Sethu Menon, Researcher, Space Policy Institute.

Dr Mohamed Mahmoud, Researcher, Integrated Systems Engineering Department, National Authority for Remote Sens.


Venue Amwaj Rotana

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