Canadian Armed Forces to Speak at Global MilSatCom 2014

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SMi’s 16th Annual Global MilSatCom Conference and Exhibition, 4th - 6th November 2014, London, UK

CBC News have just announced Canada's military will share space-related resources and information with the defence departments of the U.S., the U.K. and Australia*.

Lieutenant General Guy Thibault, Vice-Chief of the Defence Staff stated, "The partnership will help the Canadian Armed Forces to continue improving its use of space capabilities and protecting our critical space assets...just as we work closely with our allies on land, sea, and in the air, so too should we combine our operations in space.”

Have the chance to discuss Canada's latest agreement at this year's Global MilSatCom conference and exhibition. Lieutenant Colonel Abde Bellahnid, Directorate of Joint Capability, SATCOMS & SAR Requirements from the Canadian Department of Defence will discuss:

Canadian Armed Forces Satellite Communications: Current & Future Initiatives

  •     Today: Protected Military Satellite Communications
  •     Mercury Global
  •     Medium Earth Orbit Search & Rescue
  •     Tomorrow: Tactical Narrowband Satellite Communications

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Have the chance to also network with UK MoD and hear presentations from the US and Australia:

Next Generation MILSATCOM: from a U.S. Department of Defense Perspective
Deanna Ryals, Chief MilSatCom International, MilSatCom Directorate, US Air Force

Australian Defence Force Update
Commodore David Greaves, Commander Defence Strategic Communications, Royal Australian Navy

Visit the website to view the full conference programme.

Please visit to book your place today and save £100 if you register by 30th September.

Alternatively contact the Global MilSatCom team on +44 (0) 20 7827 6000.

*CBC News, September 22, 2014, click here to view full article


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