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Future Armoured Vehicles Eastern Europe - 24/02/2016

Czech Army, Poland, Estonia and Slovenia all to reveal armoured vehicle upgrade plans in May

Returning to Prague on the 17th and 18th of May, this conference is Eastern Europe’s most focused and senior armoured vehicles meeting.

As nations in Eastern Europe embark on upgrading their military capabilities and increase spending, the Armoured Vehicle has become a focus of many of the land forces commands wishing to ensure effective combat and peacekeeping operations, both domestically and internationally.

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  • CZECH REPUBLIC:  Mr. Daniel Kostoval, Deputy Minister - Head of the Armaments and Acquisition Division, Ministry of Defence, Czech Republic, will be speaking on "Developing a Modern Czech Defence Force For Future Operations".
  • Mr. Kostoval will update the event attendees on the Czech Armed Forces Modernisation Plans and successful projects to date, future timelines and requirements on for equipment and system upgrade across the joint forces.
  • ESTONIA: Mr. Ingvar Pärnamäe, Undersecretary for Defence Investments and National Armaments Director, Estonian Ministry of Defence, will present on "Optimisation of Estonian Infantry Fighting Vehicle and Armoured Personnel Carriers".
  • POLAND: Colonel Janusz Godlewski, Chief of Armour Programme Division, Land Forces Department, Armament Inspectorate, Polish Armed Forces, will update on the current progress on the armoured vehicle modernisation programmes.
  • SLOVENIA: Military briefing from Miha Matek, Head of Armament Project Management Division, Slovenian MoD, on "The Slovenian Armoured Vehicle Procurement Update".
  • Plus, the event programme also includes military briefings from Czech Army, Austrian Ministry of Defence, Spanish Army, DSTL UK, Netherlands Ministry of Defence and many more.

This dynamic, two-day conference will provide valuable insights to all of the above and more. Download the complimentary conference brochure today or visit the conference website for the latest agenda.

Future Armoured Vehicles Eastern Europe
17th – 18th May 2016
Prague, Czech Republic
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Contact number: +44 20 7827 6054
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