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Friday, November 9, 2012, 01:00 PM - 01:45 PM EST
Author mrap

In this webinar David Hansen, Programme Manager for the Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicles, presents a detailed overview of the current focus for the programme and discusses the enduring requirement for what has been one of the DoD's largest ever acquisition schedules. During a Q&A session Mr Hansen also addresses the issue of lessons learned from the programme, whether or...
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Friday, June 15, 2012, 09:00 AM - 09:45 AM EDT
James P. Farwell

As the international community stalls over direct action in Syria following increased violence and civil unrest in the country, James P. Farwell, the globally recognised defence consultant, presents this webinar on the challenge with Syria and its potential WMD threat.Here's an overview of some of the issues covered in the webinar:Who actually controls Syria?The realities of Assad'...
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Thursday, November 10, 2011, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM EST
Keven Gambold

It’s 2013 and the G20 Summit Leaders have gathered in Mumbai, India under the ominous threat of widespread civil disorder and imminent complex terror threats. India’s security forces are heavily taxed on all fronts in the attempt to maintain situational awareness through deployed ground units, but, unknown to the wider public is the widespread deployment of medium altitude long-loiter tactical...
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Thursday, September 8, 2011, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM EDT
James P. Farwell

In relation to recent events in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), the communications environment and the ability for groups and individuals to broadcast and receive messages without state control has been significant and, some would argue, has contributed significantly to the ‘Arab Spring’. As Information Operations analysts and practitioners search for answers in a world of incessant...
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Wednesday, December 8, 2010, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM GMT
Brian Sweigart

Body Armour is one of the most important pieces of equipment a soldier has and can mean the difference between life and death.   Amidst the heightened tempo of operations in Afghanistan and Iraq, body armour and personal protection equipment have attracted renewed interest. This interest has come from several sectors: military procurement, civilian defence production, operational units (...
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Wednesday, November 10, 2010, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM GMT
Keven Gambold

The pace of change within the field of Unmanned Aerial Systems is simply staggering. From relative obscurity in the 1990’s, there are now over 260 UAV variants flying or in development from over 50 countries. Whole new classes of aircraft have emerged: SUAS, TUAS, MALE, HALE, LEMV and UCAS, and capabilities stretch to 7 days airborne, 70,000+ feet and 3,000+ lbs of weapons. Global investment is...
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Wednesday, November 3, 2010, 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM GMT
Dr. Robert Lusardi

Countering IEDs and EFPs (explosively formed penetrator) is a critical challenge for NATO forces in Afghanistan. IEDs have contributed to staggering casualty rates, with vehicles and convoys being primary targets for insurgents. Reducing IED-induced battle damage to personnel and equipment is of paramount concern in saving Coalition lives. To address this issue, the United States Marine Corp’s...
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Wednesday, October 27, 2010, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM BST
Bruno Vanasse

In 2010 in Afghanistan, International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) is undergoing a second surge and at least a third change in strategy since its involvement to battle an evolving insurgency that is spreading and increasingly taking hold. At the same time support for the mission from populations in Afghanistan and in coalition nations is waning. While a greater sense of realism appears to be...
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Tuesday, August 17, 2010, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM EDT
Commercial Off-the-shelf Components (COTS): Zen and the Art of War Fighting Maintenance

Long term combat operations produce incredible strain on the defence supply and maintenance chains. Program managers within the US Defense sector are falling back on non-traditional methods to maintain their military’s operational readiness. However utilising COTS components features its own set of dilemmas. Because of reliability issues, COTS components are affecting the lifecycle of equipment,...
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Wednesday, August 4, 2010, 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM EDT
Jeff Tazelaar

In the US Defense Sector, the utilisation of RFID technologies is expanding beyond expected forecasts. As this industry continues to grow, there emerges a greater need to maintain visibility while improving audit efficiency. Learn how Lowry’s Secure Visibility Asset Control System can improve asset accountability while dramatically impacting audit efficiency. The webinar will explore how RFID can...
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