EXHIBITIONS AND CONFERENCES
Jun 09. BATTLESPACE Editor Julian Nettlefold will be at the Paris Air Show from Monday 15th to Wednesday 18th. Contact: +44 (0) 77689 54766.
Jun 09. Commercial Vehicle Operator Show gets green light for 2010. The Commercial Vehicle Show Partnership is delighted to announce after several weeks of consultation with transport sector suppliers, Spring 2010 will see the launch of the “Commercial Vehicle Operator Show”, to be held from 13-15 April at the NEC, Birmingham. The event will enable exhibitors to present the widest possible range of products and services used in the day to day running of commercial vehicles of all sizes and types, with a particular accent on environmental impact, improved efficiency and profitability. The following year (2011) will see the first of a new Commercial Vehicle Show series. The new Show will generate business and save time and money for exhibitors and visitors alike. By creating a lively marketplace, where operators can meet and discuss business with the widest possible range of providers, the CV Show Partnership aims to improve the efficiency and profitability of this vital UK industry and its suppliers. Next year’s Commercial Vehicle Operator Show will be held at the National Exhibition Centre from Tuesday 13 to Thursday 15 April, between 0830 and 1730 daily. The event is owned by the CV Show Partnership, comprising the Road Haulage Association, the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders and IRTE Services Limited, the trading company of the SOE (Society of Operations Engineers). Crystal Communications will manage the Show organisation, stand sales and marketing. For more details, telephone +44 (0) 1634 261262 or e-mail .
Jun 09. Armoured Combat Mobility
– Survivability & Protection –
12th & 13th October 2009, Crowne Plaza City Hotel, London
Register by 30th June 2009 and save £100
SMi are pleased to present their inaugural Armoured Combat Mobility Conference taking place on October 12-13 2009, in London.
This event is well timed and will provide you with the perfect platform to network with key senior policy and decision makers from around the globe.
Don’t miss this unique opportunity to discuss the latest developments in armour and Counter IED Solutions, the role of AFV’s in Afghanistan and Iraq and the lessons learned based on practical case studies.
Vehicle Display & Sponsored Drinks Reception
12th October 2009, Honourable Artillery Company, London
Sponsored by: ST Kinetics & OVIK Solutions
After the conference, delegates will be transferred the short distance to the Honourable Artillery Company (HAC), in the heart of the City of London, by coach. Once there, attendees will have the opportunity to network and have a close look at STK’s Warthog, which the UK Ministry of Defence has selected to replace the Viking, currently deployed in Afghanistan.
STK & Ovik Solutions will also be hosting a Drinks Reception in the memorable surroundings of Armoury House.
To find out more visit our website at www.smi-online.co.uk/armouredmobility10.asp
To reserve your place online visit www.smi-online.co.uk/armouredmobility10.asp
Alternatively, contact Daniel Harvey on tel: +44(0) 20 7827 6066 or email:
**Early Booking Offer – Register by 30th June 2009 and save £100 off the registration fee**
The event will be chaired by:
* Brigadier Simon Caraffi MBE ADC, Director, HQ Directorate Royal Armoured Corps
Keynote addresses will be presented by:
* General Ashaq Kiyani, Chief of Army Staff, Pakistan Army GHQ*
* Lieutenant Colonel Andrew Stuart MBE, Commander Equipment Capability Op HERRICK & Commanding Officer 4 Close Support Battalion REME, UK
* Warrant Officer Darren Restarick RM, LAS IPT ATV SME, Light Armoured Systems IPT – Ministry of Defence, UK
Our expert speaker line-up also includes:
* Brigadier Gene