23 Nov 12. Military Speakers (www.militaryspeakers.co.uk), is a newly formed specialist speaking agency. The Company provides high-profile and engaging speakers with truly extraordinary backgrounds in the armed forces; the corporate environment thrives on the skills and stories that derive from these unique situations encountered in the military. Military Speakers harnesses the battlefield experiences of our troops in Iraq and Afghanistan with first-hand accounts of their own operational tours. We have a mixture of inspiring and entertaining speakers ranging from courageous George Cross winners to inspirational Commanding Officers and generals.
27 Nov 12. IDEX announced the introduction of a focused Unmanned Systems Area to be launched at the show’s next edition in February 2013. Dedicated to the technology and equipment of unmanned vehicle systems, the area will feature a one-day technology workshop, a purpose-built exhibition hall and a static and live demonstration area. Abu Dhabi Autonomous Systems Investments (ADASI), a Tawazun Holding subsidiary and the first UAE-based company to ever offer a comprehensive range of services to cover all types of autonomous systems, is the principal sponsor for the area. The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI), the world’s largest non-profit organisation devoted exclusively to advancing the unmanned systems and robotics community, will help support the technology workshop.