Future Surface Fleet 6-8 June 2017

Future Surface Fleet – Naval Conference

Future Surface Fleet – Naval Conference

MARINE DATA SYSTEMS and sister company COMAR SYSTEMS  are pleased to announce that they will be attending the Future Surface Fleet Naval Conference, 6-8 June at the Portsmouth Marriott Hotel.

The Future Surface Fleet Conference, a three day event, gives an ideal opportunity for naval program directors, buyers and military end-users to meet with the companies who provide solutions in naval engineering, from ship building, propulsion and steering to navigation and defence systems.

With a line-up of high-level speakers from around the globe and a small exhibition, this promises to be the must-attend naval event of 2017.

MARINE DATA is pleased to be the sponsor of the Networking Lunch to be held on Conference Day #1 (7th June).

Schedule: (Download the full programme here)

  • Day 1: Focus Day; session 1 09:00-13:00; session 2 14:00-16:00
  • Day 2: Conference Day 1 of 2; session 1 08:00-12:45; session 2 14:15-15:45; session 3 16:30-18:10  Evening: Drinks in the Exhibition Room
  • Day 3: Conference Day 2 of 2; session 1 08:00-12:45; session 2 13:45-15:15

(timings may vary)

Senior Navy Speakers Confirmed Include:

  • Henry Parker CB, Director Ships Acquisition, UK MoD, DE&S
  • Commodore Matthew Harrison OBE, DES Ships Support Common Support Model Programme Director, DE&S, UK MoD
  • Commodore Simon Page, Director General Maritime Equipment Program Management, Department of National Defence – Canada
  • Captain Shane Craig, Naval Attaché, Australian Defence Force
  • Captain (N) S.P. Hofkamp, Head of Naval Plans and Requirements, Netherlands MoD
  • Captain (OF-5) Juan Bautista Pérez Puig, Head of Capability Requirements Branch, Spanish Navy
  • Captain Tate Westbrook, Commodore, Destroyer Squadron 60, Commander, Task Force 65 US Navy Europe
  • Captain Jerome Zinni, Chief of Maintenance Centre, US Navy Europe
  • Captain Enrico Olivo, Head of the Surface Ship Design Office Italian Navy
  • Commander Jon Von Weissenberg, Project Manager 2020, Finnish Navy

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