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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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Air Mission Planning and Support - 08/03/2017

Preliminary Attendee List Released for Air Mission Planning and Support 2017

Registration for the 8th annual Air Mission Planning and Support conference closes in just 4 weeks.

SMi's 8th annual Air Mission Planning and Support conference will commence in London on 5th and 6th April.

The 2017 event has already attracted a global audience of air mission experts from the military, research and industry. Nations attending include Belgium, Canada, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom, USA and many more.

A list of attendees has been released featuring the most senior and international edition yet, attending organisations include: Airbus Defence & Space, Allied Air Command, Belgian Air Component, Canadian Air Force, Czech Air Force, German Air Force, Inzpire Ltd, JETEX, Leonardo, Movement Coordination Centre Europe, NAPMA – NATO, Polish Air Force, US Air Force, Vangovion and more. The full list of attendees, including organisations, job titles and countries can be found in the download centre of

Air Mission Planning and Support 2017 will uncover how leading nations are delivering their most advanced air mission planning and support systems to date. Covering key subjects like the F-35 Lighting II Joint Programme, improving interoperability between partner Air Forces and maximizing joint air capabilities to improve security and control across borders.

Conference presentation highlights include:

1)      HOST NATION ADDRESS: The Challenges of Today's and Tomorrow's Air Operations - Air Marshal (Ret'd) Greg Bagwell CB CBE, Former Deputy Commander Operations, Royal Air Force

2)      KEYNOTE ADDRESS: Improving Interoperability between Partner Air Forces in Order to Better Operate in Any Type of Environment - Air Commodore Robert Adang, Deputy Director, European Air Group

3)      Developing and Acquiring the F-35, the Next-Generation Strike Aircraft Weapon System for the Navy, Air Force, Marines and Allied Nations - Colonel Mikel Words Huber, F-35/PEO JSF Representative and Liaison to the US Marine Corps, US Marine Corps

Sponsored by: BAE Systems (Gold Sponsor) and Glasgow Prestwick Airport, there are still exhibitor stands available. A detailed agenda and full speaker line-up can be viewed on the website.

Air Mission Planning and Support
5-6 April 2017
London, UK

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