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Air Power Middle East 2012

  1. 1. MIDDLE EAST 2012 26 - 27 March 2012 | Crowne Plaza, Muscat, Oman GENERAL SUPPORT OF THE ROYAL AIR FORCE OF OMAN Enhancing Regional Situational Awareness Through Effective ISR Capabilities While Maintaining the Ability to Conduct the Full Spectrum of Effects General Support and Keynote Welcome Address, Royal Air Force of Oman Lieutenant General Anwar Hamad Ameen, Commander, Iraqi Air Force Major General Ahmed Boutaleb, Inspector, Royal Moroccan Air Force Brigadier General Pilot Ghassan Chahine, Commander, Lebanese Air Force Senior Representation, Royal Bahraini Air Force Lieutenant General Ralph J. Jodice II, (USAF), Commander, Air Component Command Headquarters, NATO Air Vice-Marshal Stuart Atha, Air Officer Commanding, Number One Group, Royal Air Force Major General James Jones, Deputy Commander, U.S. Air Forces Central High Level Speakers Include: Tel: +44 (0) 207 368 9737 Email: defence@iqpc.co.uk Air Power Middle East 2012 will let you: Create and strengthen the personal and professional relationships that will be invaluable to succeeding commercially in the region Hear how the Omani, Iraqi, Lebanese, Moroccan, Bahraini and Pakistani Air Forces are developing their capabilities and their active requirements Network face to face with senior air force officials, something crowded air shows simply cannot deliver High level briefings from the UK, France, and NATO on Operation Unified Protector ‘APME continues to offer a rare and valuable opportunity for the region’s Air Forces to exchange views with, and update industry on, procedures, training and requirements while ‘gathered under one roof’ over a concentrated 2 day conference – that is the primary reason we have agreed to sponsor this event for 3 years’ Jan H de Haldevang, Director of Sales & Marketing, Middle East & Western Asia, THALES Sponsors Book & Pay by 20th JANUARY 2012 and save $300 www.meairpower.com
  2. 2. DAY ONE - 26 March 2012 07:00 – 07:30 Registration, Refreshments and Display 07:30 – 07:40 Chairman’s Welcome and Introduction to Day One Chris Granville White, CBE 07:40 – 08:00 Keynote Welcome Address Slot reserved for Royal Air Force of Oman 08:00 – 08:30 Keynote Briefing – Iraqi Air Force Lieutenant General Anwar Hamad Ameen, Commander, Iraqi Air Force 08:30 – 09:00 Keynote Briefing – Royal Moroccan Air Force Major General Ahmed Boutaleb, Inspector, Royal Moroccan Air Force 09:00 – 09:30 COFFEE AND REFRESHMENTS BREAK For networking break sponsorship opportunities please contact Mazhar Khoja at sponsor@iqpc.co.uk 09:30 – 10:00 Keynote Briefing – Operation Unified Protector Lieutenant General Ralph J. Jodice II, (USAF), Commander, Allied Air Component Command HQ Izmir, NATO 10:00 – 10:30 Keynote Briefing – Operation Unified Protector: The UK’s Perspective Air Vice-Marshal Stuart Atha DSO, Air Officer Commanding, Number One Group, Royal Air Force 10:30 – 11:00 The Role of NATO’s ISR Division in Operation Unified Protector Group Captain Mike Hart, DACOS, J2 Ops, PJHQ, UK MoD 11:00 – 11:30 COFFEE AND REFRESHMENTS BREAK For networking break sponsorship opportunities please contact Mazhar Khoja at sponsor@iqpc.co.uk 11:30 -12:00 Affordable Airborne Maritime Surveillance – Dornier 228 New Generation - Maritime Surveillance Situation, changes in the past 10 years - Dornier 228 in Special Missions Tasks - The right sensor suite of Maritime Surveillance - The Economic Solution Wolfgang Kofen, Regional Sales Director, RUAG Aerospace Services GmbH 12:00 - 12:30 Theatre Security Cooperation – The ISR Dimension Colonel Howard Neeley, Director, Theatre Security Cooperation, U.S. Air Forces Central 12:30 – 13:00 A 432d Air Expeditionary Wing Perspective on the Remotely Piloted Aircraft Mission Colonel James Hecker, Commander, 432d Air Expeditionary Wing, U.S. Air Forces Central LUNCH For sponsored lunch opportunities please contact Mazhar Khoja at sponsor@iqpc.co.uk Tel: +44 (0) 207 368 9737 Fax: +44 (0) 207 368 9301 Email: defence@iqpc.co.uk ‘Very educational and informative’ Brigadier General Mohammed bin Salman Al- Khalifa, Commander,Fighter Command, Royal Bahraini Air Force
  3. 3. DAY TWO - 27 March 2012 07:00 – 07:30 Registration, Refreshments and Display 07:30 – 07:40 Chairman’s Welcome and Introduction to Day Two Chris Granville White, CBE 07:40 – 08:00 Keynote Briefing – Lebanese Air Force Brigadier General Pilot Ghassan Chahine, Commander, Lebanese Air Force 08:00 – 08:30 Keynote Briefing – Royal Bahraini Air Force Senior Representation Confirmed 08:30 – 09:00 Keynote Briefing – Qatar Emiri Air Force Senior Representation - Qatar Emiri Air Force - Invited 09:00 – 09:30 COFFEE AND REFRESHMENTS BREAK For networking break sponsorship opportunities please contact Mazhar Khoja at sponsor@iqpc.co.uk 09:30 – 10:00 Keynote Briefing - Air Power in the Middle East: AFCENT’s Perspective Major General James Jones, Deputy Commander, U.S. Air Forces Central 10:00 – 10:30 Keynote Briefing - Pakistan Air Force Air Vice-Marshal Muhammad Ashfaque Arain, Director General, Air Force Strategic Command, Pakistan Air Force 10:30 – 11:00 Lessons Learned from the Libyan Air Campaign Air Commodore Gilles Lemoine, Director, Center for Strategic Aerospace Studies, French Air Force 11:00 – 11:30 COFFEE AND REFRESHMENTS BREAK For networking break sponsorship opportunities please contact Mazhar Khoja at sponsor@iqpc.co.uk 11:30 -12:00 Operational and Training Lessons Learned – Innovations Implemented · Training Services · Technical training system improvements · Information Management Chris Benn, Director, Military Export, THALES Training & Simulation, THALES DAVAO David Cleland-Smith, Director Business Development, THALES Avionics, THALES DAVAO Jan H de Haldevang, Director, Sales & Marketing, Middle East & Western Asia, THALES DAVAO 12:00 - 12:30 Regional Cooperation – A USAF Perspective – Panel Discussion Colonel Howard Neeley, Director, Theatre Security Cooperation, U.S. Air Forces Central Colonel James Hecker, Commander, 432d Air Expeditionary Wing, U.S. Air Forces Central 12:30 – 13:00 An Expeditionary Air Group Perspective Senior Representation, 83 Expeditionary Air Group, Royal Air Force - Invited 13:00 – 13:30 LUNCH For sponsored lunch opportunities please contact Mazhar Khoja at sponsor@iqpc.co.uk Tel: +44 (0) 207 368 9737 Fax: +44 (0) 207 368 9301 Email: defence@iqpc.co.uk
  4. 4. Tel: +44 (0) 207 368 9737 Fax: +44 (0) 207 368 9301 Email: defence@iqpc.co.uk SPONSORS 1 Thought Leadership: With an expected audience of senior military customers and decision makers from across the globe, Defence IQ events enable you to build your reputation as a market leader in your chosen domain through speaking sessions and subject specific conference streams, workshops and focus days 2 Branding: We bring together buyers and suppliers in a tailored location with unbeatable facilities for on- site branding and exposure. Furthermore, our dedicated marketing team can help you achieve your promotional aims in the months leading up to the conference with dedicated mailings to cover 50,000 contacts through brochure drops, extensive e-mail campaigns and tailored web coverage 3 Featured Networking Events: Focused and high level, our events will provide you with the perfect environment to initiate new business relationships and achieve face to face contact that overcrowded tradeshows cannot deliver. Sponsorship opportunities range from exhibition stands to sponsored lunches, cocktail receptions, gala dinners and a host of informal social networking events If you would like to sponsor or exhibit at Air Power Middle East 2012 call Mazhar Khoja at +44 (0) 207 368 9358 or email: sponsor@iqpc.co.uk Sponsorship Oportunities | Three easy ways to get involved RUAG AVIATION SERVICES GMBH www.ruag.com MAKE YOUR MISSION A SUCCESS. WITH A PLATFORM YOU CAN RELY ON. The Do 228NG is the most versatile and most advanced high-wing aircraft in its class. This is why authorities all over the world count on it when it comes to demanding special missions of various kinds. Key features are the long range, high utilization rates and high payload – and all this at impressively low operational costs. Pilots know that there is hardly another aircraft combining state-of-the-art technology and efficiency in the way the Do 228NG does. Depending entirely on the individual customer‘s needs, RUAG supplies the Do 228NG as a special mission, tactical transportation or commuter aircraft. THALES Defence & Avionics Division (Training & Simulation) THALES Defence & Avionics Division (Training & Simulation) remains a major solutions provider; the Division’s focus is training & simulation, where we offer a broad spectrum of military, security and civil training solutions encompassing: • military and civil fixed wing aircraft • military and civil rotary • military armoured vehicle commander, gunner and driver training systems • military and civil HGV, medium lift and bus driving training simulators • small arms and security scenario training simulators With the increasing costs of live training; the complexity of modern systems and the shortage of trained aircrews and operators – we are encountering an increasing demand for our training & simulation solutions in the emerging markets. It remains our absolute focus to build lasting, technical partnerships though which we transfer technology, IPR and create employment opportunities with well structured Joint Ventures to create local employment, ensuring local logistic support provided by local expertise in the local language. MEDIA PARTNERS: Defenceiq.com 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 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: www.defenceiq.com/join.cfm About Defenceiq.com www.defaiya.com Lead Media Partner:
  5. 5. To speed registration, please provide the priority code located on the mailing label or in the box below. My registration code PDFW Please contact our database manager on +44(0) 207 368 9300 or database@iqpc.co.uk quoting the registration code above to inform us of any changes or to remove your details. (Please quote 12878.005 with remittance advice) Bank account details (USD): Account name: International Quality & Productivity Centre Ltd. 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However a number of discounted bedrooms have been reserved at the Crowne Plaza Muscat. Please call the hotel directly on Tel: + 968 24660660 and quote booking reference IQPC to receive your discounted rate, prices start from 120 OMR excluding taxes but including breakfast. There is limited availability so we do encourage attendees to book early to avoid disappointment. 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VAT Registration #: GB 799 2259 67 MIDDLE EAST 2012 26 - 27 March 2012 | Crowne Plaza, Muscat, Oman TELEphone: +44 (0) 207 368 9737 Fax: +44 (0)20 7368 9301 Post: your booking form to IQPC, 129 Wilton Road, Victoria, London, SW1V 1JZ WEB: www.meairpower.com Email: defence@iqpc.co.uk Standard Industry Rates ✔ Book & Pay by 20th January 2012* Book & Pay by 24th February 2012* Standard Price 2-Day Conference Save $300 $2399 Save $150 $2549 $2699 Military/Govt/ Public Sector** ✔ Book & Pay by 20th January 2012* Book & Pay by 24th February 2012* Standard Price 2-Day Conference Free Free Free *To qualify for discounts, bookings must be received with payment by the discount deadline. Only one discount/offer applicable per person **Military and government discounted rates apply to serving military officers, government and university personnel only. All serving Generals/Flag Officers 1 Star and above may attend the conference free of charge. Please contact defence@iqpc.co.uk. For further details. This offer can not be combined with any others and is not transferable

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