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MilSatCom AsiaPac


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MilSatCom AsiaPac

  1. 1. SMi’s 3rd Annual 2013 15 - 16 MAY GRAND COPTHORNE WATERFRONT HOTEL, SINGAPORE CONFERENCE CHAIRMANAsias leading military communications Gregg Daffner CEO, GapSat,event for satellite professionals GVF Hong Kong CorrespondentFollowing on from the last two years ofexceptional discussion and unrivalled CONFERENCE SPEAKERS INCLUDEmilitary-industry networking opportunities, Commodore Roger Boyce, Director General ICT Policy and Plans, CIO Group, Australian DefenceSMi Group are delighted to announce our Force3rd MilSatCom Asia-Pacific conference. Lieutenant Commander Salvador Sambalilo,Whether you are a SatCom professional Commanding Officer Information System Group,based in the region wishing to show Philippine Navyleadership in this area or an established Lieutenant Colonel Jim Dryburgh, JS01 CIS J6,solution-provider looking to develop your NZDFbrand in Asia, this event will provide youwith a unique opportunity to further your Deputy Inspector General Ghulam Shabir Sheikh, Counter Terror Wing, Pakistan Police Forcemission. COL Mark Patterson, J6 Division Chief, USPACOM Nicolas Stephan, General Manager Middle East,Key topics to be discussed: LSE Space Middle East JLT• Regional military SatCom roadmaps and Dr. Pham Anh Tuan, Director, Vietnam National packages Satellite Center (VNSC)• Space domain governance Jose Del Rosario, Senior Analyst,• Military SatCom requirements and capability Northern Sky Research• Proprietary SatCom solutions and services Christophe Bauer, Vice President Commercial• The evolution of communications technologies Sales, Spacex• Signal jamming and information superiority Commodore (Ret) Seshadri Vasan, Former Regional Commander, Coast Guard Region East, Indian Navy PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOP | 14 MAY SATELLITE & SATELLITE-HYBRID COMMUNICATIONS NETWORKING CAPABILITY AND CIVIL-MILITARY INTER-AGENCY COLLABORATION WORKSHOP LEADER: GVF SPONSORED BY: Register online or call us on +44 (0) 20 7827 6000BOOK BY 28 FEBRUARY AND SAVE S$300 I BOOK BY 28 MARCH AND SAVE S$100
  2. 2. DAY ONE I 15 MAY 2013 www.milsatcomasia.com08.30 REGISTRATION & COFFEE 13.30 The Philippine Navy SatCom Requirement09.00 • Introduction to the fleet: Operating 100+ ships • Providing WCEIS Services in Support of the C2 requirementsCHAIRMAN’S OPENING REMARKS of the Philippine NavyGregg Daffner CEO, GapSat, • The Naval Communications Electronics and InformationGVF Hong Kong Correspondent Systems Center Lieutenant Commander Salvador Sambalilo,09.10 Commanding Officer Information System Group,KEYNOTE ADDRESS: Philippine NavyAustralian Defence SATCOM Roadmap 14.00• Australian Defence Force tactical and strategic SATCOM Progress Report: Government Hosted Payloads on Commercial capabilities Satellites• Joint Project 2008 (JP2008); key issues • Australian Defence Force Hosted Payload• Enhancing the Australian Defence SATCOM capability • Hosted Payload Core Value Proposition Lessons learned so through the delivery of satellite ground stations far in placing dedicated government systems on commercial spacecraft• Planning and monitoring tools in the Defence Network • Outlook for dedicated government systems on commercial Operations Centre spacecraft• Military partnerships Don Brown, Vice President of Hosted Payloads,• Cooperation with commercial partners Intelsat General• Future Goals 14.30 Commodore Roger Boyce, Director General ICT Policy Furnishing Multiple Opportunities for Government in the Asia- and Plans, CIO Group, Australian Defence Force Pacific • SES-8 and SES-9: Providing Additional Coverage for the Asia-09.50 Pacific RegionThe New Zealand Defence Force MilSatCom Package • Improving existing Ku-band access Supporting rapidly• National context growing markets in South Asia and Indo-China • Expanding capacity for DTH, VSAT and government• The WGS journey so far applications• Future development and requirements Glen Tindall, VP Sales Asia-Pacific, Lieutenant Colonel Jim Dryburgh, JS01 CIS J6, SES NZDF 15.10 AFTERNOON TEA10.30 MORNING COFFEE 15.40 Benefits of Outsourcing Operations & Maintenance In11.00 MilSatCom ProgramsLowering the Cost of Access to Space • New military challenges: why outsourcing?• Space travel and private enterprise: Developing safe and • Choosing what To outsource: the opportunities affordable transportation systems • The advantages of outsourcing: Optimisation of your assets• Reusable space transportation systems • Misconceptions about outsourcing Nicolas Stephan, General Manager Middle East,• SpaceXs target: MARS LSE Space Middle East JLT Christophe Bauer, Vice President of Commercial Sales, Spacex 16.20 INTERACTIVE PANEL DISCUSSION:11.30 Regional Cooperation and Governance of Future SatComHow the UK MOD Provides Satcom Systems • The challenges of data sharing• Capability Overview • WGS as a model for Asia-Pacific state cooperation-• The Operational Perspective Prioritising Assets discussions and plans• Managing the Services • Commercial proposals for national sharing- looking beyond• Looking to the Future proprietary satellites Commander Andy Rayner, Royal Navy, SO1 Core • Communications training and regional centres of excellence Networks,Cap C4ISR, UK MOD Chaired by: Commodore (Ret) Seshadri Vasan, Former Regional Commander, Coast Guard Region East, Indian Navy12.00Delivering Tailored Commercial Military SatCom Services and Squadron Leader Michael Kennedy, CIS CapabilitySolutions Worldwide Development, NATO ACT• Introducing tailored SatCom solutions and services to various Jose del Rosario, Senior Analyst, militaries and government organisations worldwide Northern Sky Research• Providing procurement choices and planning models for any Lieutenant Colonel James Dryburgh, JS01 CIS J6, NZDF requirement• Insight into MilSatCom future trends in the next decade• Empowering the benefits of industry and government 17.00 partnerships and working relationships CHAIRMAN’S CLOSING REMARKS AND END OF CONFERENCE• Real Life Case Study: The UK Ministry of Defence Skynet 5 DAY ONE Program Ken Hadfield, Defence and Security Advisor, 17.10 Astrium Services Government Communications Drinks Reception Sponsored by12.30 NETWORKING LUNCHRegister online at • Alternatively fax your registration to +
  3. 3. DAY TWO I 16 MAY 2013 08.30 RE-REGISTRATION & COFFEE 13.00 NETWORKING LUNCH 09.00 CHAIRMAN’S OPENING REMARKS 14.00 Gregg Daffner CEO, GapSat, SatCom Requirements and Investment Plans in India GVF Hong Kong Correspondent • The maritime domain and SatCom infrastructure 09.10 • Commercial partnerships and opportunities SPECIAL ADDRESS: Championing SatCom in the Asia-Pacific • Advantages of SatCom • Current operations and capacity • Embracing new commercial SatCom technologies • Border control and disaster management • The future of hosted payloads Commodore (Ret) Seshadri Vasan, Former Regional COL Mark Patterson, J6 Division Chief, Commander, Coast Guard Region East, Indian Navy USPACOM 09.50 14.30 Recent Development of Space Technology in Vietnam INTERACTIVE PANEL DISCUSSION: • Strategy for research and application of space technology Signal Jamming and Information Superiority in Vietnam until 2020 • The activities at the Vietnam National Satellite Center • What is the provision and budget for anti-jamming • VNREDSat and VINASAT technology in the region? • Projects for satellite data utilization • The type of threat recognised and where it comes from Dr. Pham Anh Tuan, Director, Vietnam National Satellite • The importance of the CIS landscape and its relationship Center (VNSC) with networked comms 10.30 MORNING COFFEE Chaired by: Jose Del Rosario, Senior Analyst, Northern Sky Research 11.00 Ken Hadfield, Defence and Security Advisor, Communications Capability of the Pakistan Police and Future Plans Astrium Services Government Communications • Current systems and technology Commodore (Ret) Seshadri Vasan, Former Regional • Views on satellite communications and requirements Commander, Coast Guard Region East, Indian Navy • How fast and high quality communications can assist counter-terror operations 15.10 AFTERNOON TEA • The potential for SatComs to assist in border management Deputy Inspector General Ghulam Shabir Sheikh, Counter Terror Wing, Pakistan Police Force 15.40 Developing a Capability Package for NATOs Current SatCom 11.40 Services Delivering State of the Art Military Satellite Communications Programmes • Enhancing and replacing services • Update on regional context • Reaching out up to 15,00Km from Brussels • Laying the foundations for own secure information networks • The future plans for NATO Service Provision • Enabling regional sovereign capability, space based reconnaissance and situational awareness Squadron Leader Michael Kennedy, CIS Capability • Assisting regional security policies and national defence Development, NATO ACT infrastructures • Case studies of current and future global programmes 16.20 Nigel Chandler, International Business Development Manager, Astrium Services- Government Asia: The Next Hub of Government & Military SatCom Communications • The effects of the US pivot strategy in the region • Maritime SatCom requirements in the strategic context of the 12.20 Korean peninsula and South China Sea Delivering Government More for Less • How big a problem is latency in government networks • Regional military spending today? O3b as the game changer in terms of reach, Jose del Rosario, Senior Analyst, throughput and capability Northern Sky Research • Efficiency, Flexibility, Latency and Bandwidth driving Mission Success D DAmbrosio, EVP, Government Solutions, 17.00 03B Networks CHAIRMAN’S CLOSING REMARKS AND END OF CONFERENCE+44 (0) 870 9090 712 or call +44 (0) 870 9090 711 • GROUP DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE
  4. 4. PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOP- 14 May 2013 Satellite & Satellite-Hybrid Communications Networking Capability and Civil-Military Inter-Agency CollaborationOverview:This half-day workshop will bring together expertise from About your masterclass leader:the satellite and satellite-hybrid communicationsindustry membership of the GVF, companies which, Martin Jarrold, Chief, Internationalamongst other products and services such as fixed Programme Development, Globalsatellite solutions, supply mobile and deployable VSAT Forumsatellite and wireless broadband communications Martin Jarrold was appointed GVFsolutions to military and civilian agency environments, Chief of Internationalincluding in situations where such agencies collaborate ProgrammeDevelopment in June 2001. His particularin the field to deliver effective disaster recovery and responsibilities include outreach to the memberemergency management responses. It will explore the organisations of the GVF and for the furthercomplexities of the range of combined activities of development of the profile of the Forum within themilitary forces and civilian agencies, and to explain how satellite communications industry, and across thethe respective satellite/wireless broadband networking global telecommunications policy and regulatoryrequirements of each of these types of collaborator community.affect and inter-relate with the communicationsdemands of the other. About GVF 13.30 Founded in 1997, GVF is the single and Registration unified voice of the 14.00 global satellite Start of Workshop & Introductions industry. It brings 14.10 together organisations engaged in the delivery of advanced broadband and 60 Minute Focus A: The Military & Non-Military narrowband satellite services to consumers, and Agency Communications Environment commercial and government enterprises worldwide. 15.10 Headquartered in London, GVF is an independent, 60 Minute Focus B: Defence Communications non-partisan and non-profit organisation with 230+ Contractors & the Inter-Agency Space etc. members from more than 85 countries. The broad- based membership represents every major world 16:10 region and every sector of the satellite industry, Coffee Break including fixed and mobile satellite operators, satellite 16.40 network operators, teleports, satellite earth station 60 Minute Focus C: Combining Inter-Agency manufacturers, system integrators, value added and Satellite Communications Platforms enhanced service providers, telecom carriers, consultants, law firms, and users. 17.40 Interactive Question and Answer Session 18.10 Close of Workshop SMi’s Event Communities SMi Group is a global events organiser specialising in business to business conferences, workshops and masterclasses. To further enhance the SMi experience, we have launched our very own SMi Event Communities. These will be exclusive, private and secure communities in which our clients will learn, share, engage and network. The SMi Event Communities will build and expand your experience beyond the conference, workshop or masterclass that you attend. Not just another "social network”, SMi’s Event Communities have been specifically designed around the needs of our delegates, speakers and sponsors, allowing all of our clients to foster longer-term relationships with other attendees for year round engagement beyond the event. To take part all you need to do is register for this event.
  5. 5. Register online at Alternatively fax your registration to +44 (0) 870 9090 712 or call +44 (0) 870 9090 711 GROUP DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE SPONSORED BY Astrium - A global space industry leader, Astrium offers world-class expertise and extensive prime contractor experience across all sectors - satellite systems, payloads, ground segment and equipment for all civil and military applications, a complete range of launcher capabilities, orbital systems, manned space activities, and a wide portfolio of space-based services. Intelsat General Corporation (IGC) provides a wide range of customized, secure, end-to-end communications solutions to military, commercial, and government customers. Leveraging our global fleet of more than 50 satellites, 36,000+ miles of terrestrial fiber optic cable, 8 teleports, and more than 50 Points of Presence worldwide, our network connects you to every corner of the earth. SpaceX develops, manufactures and launches the world’s most advanced rockets and spacecraft. In its first four launches, Falcon 9 proved its reliability in back-to-back successful flights. In May 2012, Falcon 9 delivered the Dragon spacecraft to dock with the International Space Station, making SpaceX the first commercial company in history to visit the orbiting laboratory. And in October 2012, SpaceX again successfully delivered cargo to and from the space station, officially beginning the era of commercial cargo resupply. O3b Networks is a global satellite service provider building a next-generation satellite network for telecommunications operators, Internet service providers, enterprise and Government customers in emerging markets. The O3b system will combine the global reach of satellite with the speed of a fiber-optic network providing billions of consumers and businesses in nearly 180 countries with low-cost, high-speed, low latency Internet and mobile connectivity.  O3b Networks’ investors are SES, Google, Liberty Global, HSBC Principal Investments, Northbridge Venture Partners, Allen & Company, Development Bank of Southern Africa, Sofina, Satya Capital and Luxempart. O3b Networks is headquartered in St. John, Jersey, Channel Islands. Event Supporters satnews publishersSPONSORSHIP AND EXHIBITION OPPORTUNITIESSMi offer sponsorship, exhibition, advertising and branding packages, uniquely tailored to complement yourcompanys marketing strategy. Prime networking opportunities exist to entertain, enhance and expand yourclient base within the context of an independent discussion specific to your industry. Should you wish to join theincreasing number of companies benefiting from sponsoring our conferences please call:Alia Malick, SMi Sponsorship +44 (0) 20 7827 6168 or email: you interested in promoting your defence services to a targeted industry sector?SMi offer tailored marketing packages so that your association / publication can gain access to a globalmarket and key decision makers in the defence market.Contact Sonal Patel, SMi Marketing on +44 (0) 20 7827 6106 or email:
  6. 6. MILSATCOM ASIA-PACIFIC 15 - 16 MAY 2013 | GRAND COPTHORNE WATERFRONT HOTEL, SINGAPORE WORKSHOP: 14 MAY 2013 4 WAYS TO REGISTER www.milsatcomasia.comFAX your booking form to +44 (0) 870 9090 712 POST your booking form to: Events Team, SMi Group Ltd, 2nd Floor South,PHONE on +44 (0) 870 9090 711 Harling House, 47-51 Great Suffolk Street, London, SE1 0BS EARLY BIRD □ BOOK BY 28 FEBRUARY AND SAVE S$300 DISCOUNT □ BOOK BY 28 MARCH AND SAVE S$100 CONFERENCE PRICES GROUP DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE NON SINGAPORE SINGAPORE DELEGATES DELEGATES INCLUDING GST MILITARY, GOVERNMENT & PUBLIC SECTOR RATE □ 2 Day Conference, Access to Community & S$1698 S$1817 Pre-Conference Workshop Unique Reference Number □ 2 Day Conference and Access to Community S$999 S$1069 Our Reference LV SGD-006 □ Pre-Conference Workshop Only S$699 S$748 DELEGATE DETAILS COMMERCIAL ORGANISATIONS □ 2 Day Conference, Access to Community & S$2698 S$2887 Please complete fully and clearly in capital letters. 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