Europe's leading conference for senior export control professionals takes place next month

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SMi Defence Exports 2013, 2 – 3 October, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Defence Exports 2013

Defence Exports 2013

The 8th annual Defence Exports conference, Europe's leading conference for senior export control professionals will take place in three weeks’ time.

Following on from the outstanding success of last year's event, this must-attend conference will feature a line-up of industry leading speakers and key Government officials from across US, Europe and the world to allow attendees to learn about the latest updates on international export control regulations

Last year's event sold out so those interested are advised to secure their place today. Register online at

Key topics to be addressed include: Update from the US Department of Commerce, The business implications of the U.S. export control reform, Civil nuclear export controls, Dual-Use Technology Export Control EU regulation, ITAR and EAR/OFAC enforcement compared.

Understand defence exports on a global scale and place your company at a strategic advantage with critical compliance information.

The expert speaker line-up includes:

  •     Kevin Wolf, Assistant Secretary for Export Administration, Department of Commerce
  •     Ambassador Philip Griffiths, Head of Secretariat, Wassenaar Arrangement
  •     Mr Stephane Chardon, Dual Use Export Controls DG TRADE, European Commission
  •     Jan-Erik Lövgren, Deputy Director General, Swedish Inspectorate of Strategic Products (ISP)
  •     Dr Walter Werner, Head of Unit, V B 3 - Export Control: Defence Goods; Control of Acquisitions, Ministry of Economics and Technology, Germany
  •     Spencer Chilvers, Head of Export Control Policy and Civil Nuclear, Rolls-Royce plc
  •     Jochem Hartmennshenn, Senior Manager Export Administration, EADS - Cassidian

To view the full speaker line-up please click here

In addition, don't miss the interactive workshop on:
How to Draft an Effective Export Control Compliance Manual
Workshop Leader: Gary Stanley, President, Global Legal Services.
Who should attend? In-house legal counsel, export control managers, quality control managers, and anyone else who is tasked with overseeing export control compliance and developing the policies and procedures. Click here for more details

For those wishing to attend, you can register online at or alternatively contact James Hitchen for more information on: +44 (0) 207 827 6054 or email jhitchen(at)smi-online(dot)co(dot)uk


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