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Unmanned Surface Vehicles, Anti-Submarine Warfare and Mine Countermeasures to be discussed at Unmanne
SMi reports: Europe's leading conference on maritime robotic systems will discuss Unmanned Surface Vehicles, Anti- Submarine Warfare and Mine Countermeasures
"During the fiscal 2019 budget release, the U.S. Navy will unveil changes to the number of "mission modules" it will procure for Freedom - and Independence-
The US Navy's LCS program office's integration of new unmanned assets in surface warfare, anti-submarine warfare and mine countermeasure modules demonstrates the increasing need for this technology, globally.
The two-day event in May will enable delegates to learn what academia, defence research and procurement agencies have to say on these very topics. Key organisations and topics are provided below:
Unmanned Surface Vehicles & Anti-Submarine Warfare
DSTL | FMV - Swedish Defence Materiel Administration | Leonardo
German Navy | Belgian Navy | NATO MCM Centre of Excellence
Other key topics at the conference include:
Unmanned Aerial and Underwater Vehicles
Royal Navy | US Navy.
Research and Development Updates on Unmanned and Autonomous Systems
National Oceanography Centre | NATO | Imperial College of Science and Medicine | Southampton University
There will also be two opening key note addresses on both days of the conference from Royal Navy, Spanish Navy, Hydrographic Office and the US Navy.
There is currently a £100 early bird registration discount for bookings made by 29th March 2018, visit www.umsconference.com/
The conference is sponsored by Leonardo, ECA Group and STX France.
Unmanned Maritime Systems
16th-17th May 2018
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