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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.

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Military Flight Training 2016 - 25/08/2016

Turkish Aerospace Industries to join key industry leaders at Military Flight Training 2016

Leading Turkish defence aerospace manufacturer joins Military Flight Training 2016 this Autumn.

Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI), has joined the sponsor line-up for SMi Group's 5th Military Flight Training Conference. The leading aerospace systems manufacturer will be exhibiting at the conference, which takes place on the 21st and 22nd of September in Central London.

TAI joins Canadian manufacturer of simulation technologies, CAE, as official sponsors of the show.

The conference is set to feature a global audience of senior military experts and key decision makers in the defence industry as they discuss and collaborate on the latest technologies and techniques being implemented to meet the demands of 21st century flying missions.

The event will host over 15 presentations and two panel discussions led by some of the leading air forces and flying branches at the forefront of flight training capabilities including:

  • The UK Approach to Military Flight Training: Future Plans for the MFTS - Air Commodore David Bentley, Director of Flying Training, Royal Air Force
  • Boosting Air Force Readiness Capability Through Advanced Training Systems - Brigadier General Dariusz Malinowski, Commander of 2nd Tactical Wing, Polish Air Force 
  • Incorporating Project Cognac into the Training of Fighter Pilots - Colonel Jerome Lacroix Leclair, Commander Flying Schools Command, French Air Force
  • US Marine Corps Training for the MV-22 Osprey - Colonel Carlton Hasle, Incoming Commander of MATSG-22, United States Marine Corps 
  • Discussing the New Future Aircrew Training (FAcT) Concept: What RCAF Hopes to Gain in FAcT - Lieutenant Colonel Charles Moores, Future Aircrew Training, Royal Canadian Airforce

Other key presentations not to be missed will be led by the US Air Force, US Navy, France, Poland, Norway, Sweden, Austria and many more.

A complete list of speakers and presentation details can be viewed at

For those interested in attending Military Flight Training 2016, registration is live on the event website.

5th annual Military Flight Training conference
21-22 September 2016
London, UK

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