30 April - 2 May, 2018 | Armed Forces Officers Club, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Meet the Speakers


General Sir Adrian Bradshaw, KCB, OBE,
DSACEUR (Mar 2014 - Mar 2017)
Conference Chairman

2018 speaker faculty:

General Fouad Hamid Al Khoury
Internal Security Forces
Lebanese Armed Forces
Lieutenant General Md Mahfuzur Rahman
Principal Staff Office
Bangladesh Armed Forces
Major General Masood Azizi
Deputy Minister
Afghan Ministry of Interior Affairs
Major General Zahid Mehmood
General Officer Commanding 25 Mechanized Divisions
Brigadier General Kheyal Nabi
1st Strike Brigade Commander
Afghan National Army
Brigadier General Mohamed Alzghoul

Jordanian Armed Forces
Colonel Chuck Lombardo
Commander 1st Armoured Division
US Army Central Command
Colonel James P Cooke
Assitant Head Concepts Directorate of Capability
Colonel Sulaiman bin Khaled bin Slaiman Al-Zakawani
Oman Defence College
Armed Forces of Oman
Major General (Rtd.) Morsi Mahmoud
Strategic Intelligence Analyst, Defence Studies Institute
Egyptian Armed Forces
General (ret ) Sayed Ghoneim
Former Director of Operations
Egyptian Army
Lt. Gen (R) Giorgio Battisti
Former Commander of Training and Doctrine Command
Italian Army
David Potter
Managing Director
David Potter Consulting
Major General (Rtd.) Morsi Mahmoud
Strategic Intelligence Analyst and Consultant
Defence Studies Institute Egypt, Egyptian Armed Forces
Brigadier Guiseppe Morabito
Middle East Faculty, NATO Defence College
Brigadier General (ret) Maroun Hitti
Advisor for Security & Defense, Office of the Prime Minister
Lebanese Armed Forces
Brigadier General Ubaid Al'Kaabi
Former Assistant Commander for Development and Support
Ahmed Ibrahim Kamel
Advisor on Military Doctrine
Professor Gamal Zahran
Head of Political Science Department
Professor Gamal Zahran
Head of Political Science Department