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The SMi Group is a highly Professional, Independent and Global event producing company that specialises in Business to Business Conferences, Workshops, Masterclasses and Training. We create and deliver events within Defence, Security, Energy, Utilities, Finance and Pharmaceutical sectors.

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UAV Technology Central and Eastern Europe - 20/04/2017

Central and Eastern European armed forces look to further the development of their UAV capability

UAV Technology Central and Eastern Europe returns to Prague on 27th -28th September to enhance operational deployment of UAV in the region.

Military leaders and world leading solution providers will meet at SMi Group’s second annual UAV Technology Central and Eastern Europe taking place in Prague on 27th-28th September 2017.

As a key mechanism to enhance intelligence, reconnaissance and surveillance capabilities, UAVs now more than ever continues to play a central role as a tactical and operational tool for the Armed Forces in Central and Eastern Europe. With growing security concerns and a need for optimising command and control in a more reliable and timely manner, UAV Technology Central and Eastern Europe will aim to proactively discuss the strategy and technologies that will maximise UAV’s effectiveness during trainings and missions.

Drawing on experiences from previous operations and ongoing activities within the region, future requirements and latest procurement and development plans will be discussed. In addition, there will be a strong focused on collaboration with partner nations to foster relationships and improve cooperation and joint capabilities.

Notable presenters include: Bundeswehr, Canadian Army, Croatian Ministry of Defence, Czech Armed Forces, Czech University of Defence, Estonian MoD, Formion SA, Hellenic Army General Staff, Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Latvian MoD, Lockheed Martin Canada CDL Systems, Macedonian Army, Ministry of Transport Czech Republic, NSPA, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, PA Consulting, Slovenian MoD, Swedish Defence University, US Army Europe and much more...

In addition, the conference also feature an exclusive pre-conference workshop on “Proposal of UAS Training Programs for Territorial Defence Forces” hosted by Justyna Zdanowska, President, GEO-UAV taking place on the 26th September 2017.

The 2-day conference will provide progress updates on procurement and development of UAV capability in Central and Eastern Europe as well as enable attendees to explore the current needs and challenges facing the region and gain an understanding of UAV’s role in optimising command and control. Meet senior representatives from leading CEE nations that are actively acquiring and upgrading their UAV capability and hear the very latest technological developments from research and industry that are enhancing operational deployment of UAV.

For those who are looking to attend, there is a £400 early bird offer available online ending on the 28th April 2017.

Further information is available at online at: http://www.uav-technology.org

UAV Technology Central and Eastern Europe
27th-28th September 2017
Hotel International, Prague, Czech Republic
http://www.uav-technology.org

Media: contact Theresa Chung on tchung@smi-online.co.uk

Booking: Contact Thomas Cox on tcox@smi-online.co.uk

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