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SMi Group Ltd

Global Event Producing Company

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.

Our aim is to provide you with the highest Quality Events in Defence, Security, Energy, Utilities, Finance and Pharmaceutical sectors, which are timely, relevant and important to you and your company!

We pride ourselves on being connected to the best and most Knowledgeable Expert speakers in your business sector. We believe in bringing you together with your peers in order to Learn, Engage, Share and Network with the very best. We hold events in over 30 major cities throughout the world including London, Paris, Singapore and have welcomed over 200k participants from 80 countries to our events.

We are Experts in knowing Experts and have been bringing you this Expertise since 1993!

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2nd Annual MilSatCom USA - 13/04/2017

Updated agenda released for the 2nd MilSatCom USA Conference

New conference agenda to feature new presentations and speakers from US Air Force, US Army, Northrop Grumman Aerospace.

SMi Group has just released an updated brochure and agenda for its 2nd MilSatCom USA Conference and Exhibition, which takes place on June 28th and 29th 2017 at the Sheraton Pentagon City in Arlington, Virginia.

Now featuring 22 presentations, two relevant panel discussions, an exclusive workshop and over four hours dedicated to networking, the updated agenda aims to keep attendees at the forefront of enhancing and developing satellite communication and information systems.

The new brochure reflects new presentations to be delivered by seven new speakers:

  • Major General Peter Gallagher, Director of Architecture, Operations, Networks & Space, Office of the Chief Information Officer, G-6, US Army
  • Colonel Joseph Guzman, Division Chief, Strategic Plans and Policy-Space Headquarters, Department of the Army G-3/5/7
  • Colonel Russell Teehan, Director of the Space Vehicles Directorate, US Air Force Research Laboratory
  • Colonel John McLaughlin, Head of J63, US Special Operations Command
  • Deanna Ryals, Chief of International MilSatCom, US Air Force
  • Joseph Vanderpoorten, Technical Director, MILSATCOM Advanced Concept Group, US Air Force
  • Mark Schwene, Director, Advanced Satellite Communications, Space Systems, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems

In addition, Northrop Grumman, SES Satellites, and Sky Perfect JSAT Corporation have come on board as sponsors and exhibitors.

The updated agenda including a full list of speakers and their respective topics can be viewed on

MilSatCom USA is a part of SMi Group’s successful MilSatCom portfolio of events which includes its flagship Global MilSatCom, which is described as Europe’s leading forum for satcom professionals.

All active US and foreign military and government personnel will be granted free admission to the event. However, pre-registration is required, which is subject to final approval by the conference organizers.

All commercial organizations who wish to attend should contact Alia Malick on or on +44(0)207 827 6168.

2nd Annual MilSatCom USA
June 28-29, 2017
Sheraton Pentagon City, Arlington, VA

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