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This is a shortened version of the full brochure for Defence IQ\\’s Armoured Vehicles Brazil conference, taking place 27-29 June 2012 at the Sheraton Hotel & Resort in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. …

This is a shortened version of the full brochure for Defence IQ\\’s Armoured Vehicles Brazil conference, taking place 27-29 June 2012 at the Sheraton Hotel & Resort in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The event will be hosted with official support from ABIMDE and participation from the Brazilian Army, and gathers regional and international military, as well as local suppliers and international OEMs, in one place for networking and information-sharing on light, medium and MRAP armoured vehicle needs within Brazil and Latin America.

Speakers include:
-Lieutenant General Eduardo Segundo Liberali Wixniewsky, Deputy Head of Logistics, Brazilian Army
-Brigadier General Adalmir Manoel Domingues, Director of Land Equipment, Brazilian Army
-Vice Admiral (retired) Carlos Afonso Pierantoni Gamboa, Vice President, ABIMDE
-General Alejandro Navas, Commander of the
Colombian Army
-Captain C. Gomez, Director Military Vehicles, COTECM AR, Colombian Navy
-and many more.

Sponsors include IVECO Defence Solutions, General Dynamics European Land Systems, ST Kinetics and the Armour Group amongst others.

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  • 1. Presents Armoured Vehicles With Simultaneous Translation – Brazil English & Portuguese / O evento contará com tradução simultânea - Português e Inglês RMOU � A R IL E Z 28th & 29th June 2012,Main Conference TH E R EG D ON LY AN DION’S A VE 27th June 2012, Pre-Conference Focus Day PR E STIG IO MOST HICLES BR U TO LEAR N S FOR U M HICLES BR and Workshop CU R R E NT A ABOUT R EQU IR E M N D FUTU R E Sheraton Hotel & Resort, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil EN B RAZ ILIANTS FROM LATIN AM E AN D R A collaborative conference exploring AR M IE S, M ICAN VE o AN D OE M Ds light, medium and MRAP armoured vehicle A S D Z IL needs within Brazil and across Latin America RE ARMOU � Hear About The Latest Keynote International Decision Makers: Requirements and Collaborative Opportunities in the Brazilian General Alejandro Navas Market Chief of the Colombian Army Major General Giuseppe Cappozzi Lieutenant General Eduardo Segundo Liberali Director Army Logistics, Italian Army Wixniewsky, Deputy Head of Logistics, Brazilian Army Brigadier General Justin Maciejewski Brigadier General Adalmir Manoel Domingues, Director Combat Capability, Army HQ, UK MoD Director of Land Equipment, Brazilian Army Brigadier General Thomas James Commandant, US Army Armour School Vice Admiral (retired) Carlos Afonso Pierantoni Gamboa, Dr Yazid Ahmad, Technical Director Vehicles, STRIDE (Science and Technology Directorate) Malaysian Vice President, ABIMDE Ministry of Defence Senior Representative, IVECO Brazil Captain (N) C. Gomez, Director of Military Vehicles, COTECMAR, Colombian Navy Pre Conference Focus Day 27th June: Colonel Kim Lee, Director Capability Planning Division Logistics, Maintenance & MRO (9:00 – 15:00) (Procurement), Ministry of National Defence, Republic of Exploring international case studies and ways of partnering Korea with industry Oficiais militares podem obter passes gratuitos para a Pre Conference Workshop 27th June: conferência. As vagas são limitadas portanto entre em contato Partnering with Local Industry – What you need to know. conosco o mais breve possível para fa zer sua inscrição / (15:30 – 17:30) Los oficiales militares podrán obtener pases gratuitos a la conferencia. Las plazas son limitadas así que póngase en Workshop Leader: Allesande de Britos Santos, contacto con nosotros tan pronto como sea posible para hacer Director, Minas Gerais Industry Federation FIEMG su solicitud. Plus presentations from the following international Speakers: Colonel Michel de-Mesmay, Colonel James Vohr Colonel Miroslav Pelikan Infantry Capability Manager (VBCI Commander J4 Head of Multinational Logistics Programme) Intradef SOUTHCOM Coordination Centre French MoD Czech Ministry of Defence …and many moreLEAD MEDIA PARTNERSSPONSOR Officially Supported ByCONFERENCESPONSORSSPONSORs ! ! REGISTER ONLINE AT WWW.ARMOUREDVEHICLESBRAZIL.COM OR CONTACT US AT +44(0)20 7368 9737 OR
  • 2. AGENDA AT A GLANCE Conference Day 1: June 28th 2012 Conference Day 2: June 29th 2012 08:30 Coffee & Registration 08:30 Coffee & Registration 09:00 Chairman’s Opening Speech 09:00 Chairman’s Opening Speech 09:10 KEYNOTE SPEECH - ARMOURED VEHICLES IN 09:10 ESTABLISHING SUPERIOR SURVIVABILITY: THE BRAZILIAN ARMY: PROJECTS IN COURSE GROUND COMBAT VEHICLE MODERNISATION AND PERSPECTIVES IN THE US ARMY Lieutenant General Eduardo Segundo Liberali Brigadier General James, Commandant US Army Wixniewsky, Deputy Head of Logistics, Brazilian Army Armour School 09.40 LAND EQUIPMENT PROJECTS OF THE BRAZILIAN ARMY 09:50 Industry Presentation Available Brigadier General Adalmir Manoel Domingues, Please contact Mark Quinn - +44 (0) 207 368 9402 – Director of Land Equipment, Brazilian Army 10:20 Coffee Break & Networking 10:30 Coffee Break & Networking 11.00 THE SEARCH FOR FURTHER BLAST PROTECTION 11:10 EQUIPPING THE COLOMBIAN NAVAL INFANTRY VEHICLES FOR USE IN INTERNAL OPERATIONS WITH ARMOUR CAPABILITY FOR THE NEXT General Alejandro Navas, Commander of the DECADE Colombian Army Captain C. Gomez, Director Military Vehicles, COTECMAR, Colombian Navy 11.40 ARMOURED WHEELED VEHICLES FOR LATIN AMERICA 11:50 A growing trend? Replacing the Senior Representative, General Dynamics European Land Systems existing tracked AMX-10Ps with the 8X8 wheeled Véhicule Blindé de Combat 12.30 Lunch d’Infanterie (VBCI) and the 6X6 Scorpion Digitization Programme 13.30 SHOWCASING THE BRAZILIAN ARMOURED Colonel Michel de-Mesmay, Infantry Capability VEHICLE INDUSTRY Manager (VBCI Programme) Intradef, French MoD Vice Admiral (retd) Pierantoni Gamboa, Executive Vice President, ABIMDE Brazilian Defence and 12:30 Lunch & Networking Security Industries Association 13:30 RESPONDING TO OPERATIONAL NEEDS 14.10 INDUSTRY LEADERS PANEL AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF MALAYSIA’S ARMOURED VEHICLE FLEET Senior Representative, IVECO Brazil Dr Yazin Ahmad, Programme Manager Military Reserved for Joao Alencar, Business Director, Vehicles, STRIDE (Science and Technology Directorate), AVIBRAS Indústria Aeroespacial Malaysian Ministry of Defence Vice Admiral (retired) Carlos Afonso Pierantoni Gamboa, Vice President, ABIMDE 14:10 THE ROLE OF ST KINETICS’ ARMOURED VEHICLES IN FUTURE BATTLESPACES Coffee Break ST Kinetics Industry Presentation 14.50 ! BRITISH ARMOURED VEHICLE PRIORITIES 14:50 THE KOREAN MINISTRY OF NATIONAL 15:20 DEFENCE’S DEVELOPMENT OF LAND FORCES FOR THE NEXT DECADE AFTER THE CAPABILITIES WITHDRAWAL FROM AFGHANISTAN Colonel Kim Lee, Director Capability Planning Division Brigadier General Justin Maciejewski, Director (Procurement), Ministry of National Defence, Republic of Combat Capability, Army HQ, UK MoD Korea 16:00 A CRITICAL VIEW OF THE REAL PROSPECTS FOR INCREASED BUDGET IN 2012 15:30 Coffee Break & Networking Nelson During, Chief Editor, DefesaNet 16:10 REVEALING THE BENEFITS OF NATO’S STANAG 16:40 EVOLVING INTERNATIONAL THREATS OF 4686 AND COUNTERPART FOR PROTECTION 4569 ASYMMETRIC WARFARE Ricolt Boeschoten, Project Manager Explosions, Bob Tatum, CEO & Martin Miller, President, The Ballistics & Protection, TNO Netherlands Armour Group 16:50 PREDICTING THE FUTURE SHAPE OF CHILE’S 17:20 Gala Reception, Sponsored By The Armour Group LAND FORCES DEVELOPMENT Professor Roberto Duran, Head of Defence and International Politics, Pontifica Universidad Católica de Chile 17:30 Chairman’s Closing Comments and End of Conference3 REGISTER ONLINE AT WWW.ARMOUREDVEHICLESBRAZIL.COM OR CONTACT US AT +44(0)20 7368 9737 OR
  • 3. PRE-CONFERENCE FOCUS DAY | 27TH JUNE 2012 Armoured Vehicles Brazil EXAMINING FUTURE DEVELOPMENTS FOR LOGISTICS, 10:30 Coffee Break & Networking MAINTANANCE AND REPAIR WITHIN BRAZIL AND LATIN AMERICA WITHIN THE ARMOURED VEHICLE SECTOR 11:00 UNDERSTANDING THE ADVANTAGE OF MULTINATIONAL COOPERATION ON THE TOPIC Rationale: OF LOGISTICS Increasing efficiency and quality of logistic support remains a top priority for land forces globally and is a key area for sustained longer-term investment. MLCC provides real-time visibility of logistics events to other countries reduces cost of coordination of With a number of active collaborative programmes and exciting events between countries through virtual environment methodological developments this unique forum will bring together capabilities; and provides a central repository of logistics leading experts to examine the future direction of logistics, maintenance events data readily available to all countries. and repair for armoured systems. With the virtual tool and the physical facility both in Being the only forum dedicated to combining Brazilian with international place, nations can submit logistics requirements for logistic support advancements for land forces, don’t miss the opportunity education, training events and exercises in one central to get fully up to date on the key developments across the sector including location. insights on Brazil’s COMLOG and their plans for the foreseeable future. Colonel Pelikan, Head of the MLCC, will showcase Key questions being debated include: Czech experience and lay the case for successful • How can you achieve the right mix of industry and military logistics international cooperation on defence logistics. support for an effective yet affordable capability? Colonel Miroslav Pelikan, Head of Multinational • How close are we to a standardised maintenance solution for the Logistics Coordination Centre, Czech Ministry of Brazilian Army? Defence • How significant are international partnerships and what can be done to ensure better international and industry collaboration? 11:40 Industry Presentation Available • How can on time delivery solutions be advanced to deliver effective Please contact Mark Quinn - +44 (0) 207 368 9402 – supply chain results 09:00 Chairman’s Opening Speech 12:30 Lunch 09:10 DISCUSSION: ANALYSING THE FUTURE 13:30 US SOUTHCOM’S LOGISTICS OPERATIONS IN OF LOGISTICS AND MAINTANANCE FOR LATIN AMERICA: PROSPECTS FOR INCREASED ARMOURED VEHICLES IN BRAZIL AND REGIONALLY COOPERATION WITH REGIONAL COUNTRIES Lieutenant General Eduardo Segundo Liberali ))Prospects for international collaboration Wixniewsky, Deputy Head of Logistics, Brazilian Army ))Operational experience from SOUTHCOM’s own Major General  Giuseppe Cappozzi, Director Army logistic operations Logistics, Italian Army ))Understanding the future of J4 within SOUTHCOM Colonel Pelikan, Head of the MLCC, ))Opportunities for working with industry Colonel James Vohr, Commander J4, SOUTHCOM Colonel James Vohr, Commander J4, SOUTHCOM 09:50 Increasing Survivability and Life- 14:10 REPAIR AND MAINTANANCE FOR ARMOURED Expectancy Across The Italian Army’s VEHICLES WITHIN THE SLOVAKIAN MOD Armoured Vehicle Fleet ))Enhancing survivability of vehicles with cost-effective Lieutenant Colonel Stefan Wozniak, Head of solutions Logistics, Slovakian Ministry of Defence ))Offsetting current operational materiel requirements against post-Afghanistan fleet structures 15:00 Chairman’s Closing Comments, ))Lessons learned from Ariete, B1 Centauro, and VBM Coffee and End of Focus Day Freccia operational performance ))Procurement and through life support whilst on operations: implementing lessons from Afghanistan US Army Division on Logistic Major General  Giuseppe Cappozzi, Director Army Re-Supply Mission in Afghanistan 2011 Logistics, Italian Army PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOP | 27TH JUNE 2012 Partnering with Local OEMs - What You Need to Know. Showcasing the work of the Minas Gerais Industry Federation FIEMG (15:30 – 17:30) Understanding the importance of working with and partnering with FIEMG is present in all regions of the state, through ten regional centers Brazilian Industry is key for any organisation wishing to work with the located in the major areas of development, making the products and Brazilian Army and MoD. Whilst there are tremendous opportunities for services offered by the institutions that comprise the FIEMG System all, it can be a baffling process for any organisation not accustomed to available to industries of all sizes and segments. local protocol. Offset, partnering, local expertise and technology transfer all have a role to play and this workshop will talk the uninitiated through It also integrates the CNI (National Confederation of Industries), an this process through the eyes of Brazil’s fastest emerging technology institution which embraces all the federations of industries in Brazil, industry federation. present in the states and the Federal District. About FIEMG: Workshop Leader: Allesande de Britos Santos, Director Minas The FIEMG System consists of a set of strategically-linked institutions Gerais Industry Federation FIEMG whose purpose is to promote and stimulate sustainable development of the industrial sector of Minas Gerais. It is a private non-profit organization, financed by the state’s industries from various segments. Visit the website download centre for4 exclusive free articles, podcasts and interviews
  • 4. 5 Reasons Why You Should Sponsor Armoured Vehicles Brazil 1 Raise your profile and position yourself as the global product leader 2 You will have access to 150+ military and industry decision makers 3 Three full days of networking opportunities with key 4 Tailor made sponsorship packages enabling you to competitively 5 A strictly enforced end-user to vendor ratio, creating a more intimate to take advantage of major at this event, making it international military decision position your brand and environment for networking current and future regional the largest gathering of makers providing the increase awareness of your and knowledge sharing, not and international investment armoured vehicle experts Brazilian and regional market product or service to your least through affording all programmes in Brazil and the Latin with unparalleled face-to- target market senior Brazilian and regional American region face time with potential new Army and MoD leaders a international customers complimentary pass For more information on sponsoring or exhibiting at the Armoured Vehicles Brazil conference, please contact Mark Quinn at +44(0)20 7368 9402 or LIST OF COUNTRY REPRESENTATIVES LEAD SPONSOR EXPECTED Armour Group, Inc. Website: Since 2003 Armour Group. Inc. has designed, fabricated, and manufactured transparent and opaque armor, armored vehicles, vehicle armoring kits, interdiction vessels, and mobile hospitals. We manufacture and deliver products for military, law enforcement, and civilian use from our plant in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. In addition, we serve international customers, and governments including virtually all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces, their various key subcontractors, the Department of Homeland Security, the United Nations, and numerous commercial companies. Our RhinoRUNNER® armored personnel transport vehicle has transported and protected thousands of troops and dignitaries in Iraq and Afghanistan. CONFERENCE SPONSORS SPONSORS y Brazil 30% y Chile, Colombia, Peru, Mexico, Ecuador 20% ! ! y United States & Canada 15% y United Kingdom, France, Germany 15% y Italy 5% Artis, LLC develops systems and provides system analysis services in the fields of defense and security. Our customers include the Defense Advanced Research y South Korea, Japan, Malaysia, Australia 15% Projects Agency, the Centers for Disease Control, the Office of Naval Research and the Army Research Laboratory. One of our main technology thrust areas is Active Protection Systems. Artis is the prime contractor for the Iron Curtain APS, a low-cost, ABOUT DEFENCEIQ very low collateral damage system for defeating all known RPGs. Defence IQ is host to a series of global events and runs an online community of military and private sector professionals. We provide the platform on which leading MEDIA PARTNERS defence experts share their experience, knowledge and strategic thoughts. We are dedicated to providing military personnel and the private sector with strategic defence resources covering current defence issues. Join the community: KEEP IN CONTACT WITH US! Follow us on Twitter: Join the LinkedIn Group: Armoured Vehicles Networking Group Follow our blog: internationalarmouredvehi cles.wordpress.com7 REGISTER ONLINE AT WWW.ARMOUREDVEHICLESBRAZIL.COM OR CONTACT US AT +44(0)20 7368 9300 OR DEFENCE@IQPC.CO.UK