Close Air Support 2019 Speaker Panel

Conference chairman


Air Marshal (retd.) Sir Christopher Harper
Air Marshal (retd.) Sir Christopher Harper
Former Director General
NATO International Military Staff

Speakers


Air Chief Marshal Antonio Carlos Egito do Amaral
Air Chief Marshal Antonio Carlos Egito do Amaral
Commander of the Air Preparation Command (COMPREP)
Brazilian Air Force
Air Vice Marshal Remigus Nnamdi Ekeh
Air Vice Marshal Remigus Nnamdi Ekeh
Commanding Officer, Headquarters Logistics Command (HQ LC)
Nigerian Air Force
Air Vice Marshal M Abul Bashar
Air Vice Marshal M Abul Bashar
Assistant Chief of Air Staff (Administration)
Bangladesh Air Force
Brigadier General Robert G. Novotny
Brigadier General Robert G. Novotny
Commander 57th Wing
U.S. Air Force Warfare Center
Brigadier General Paul D. Johnson
Brigadier General Paul D. Johnson
Commander 175th Wing
US Air Force
Brigadier General Todd Balfe
Brigadier General Todd Balfe
Fighter Capability Special Advisor
Royal Canadian Air Force
Brigadier General Etienne Patry
Brigadier General Etienne Patry
Chief of Staff of Air Force Command
French Air Force
Lieutenant Colonel William Church
Lieutenant Colonel William Church
NATO Defence Planner (Air Expert), Defence Planning, Targets and Review Branch
NATO Allied Command Transformation
Group Captain Adrian Hill
Group Captain Adrian Hill
Combat Plans Division Head
Deployable Command & Control Centre (DACCC)
Lieutenant Colonel Michael G. Hays
Lieutenant Colonel Michael G. Hays
Commanding Officer 1st ANGLICO
U.S. Marine Corps
Lieutenant Colonel Marcos De Oliveira Macedo
Lieutenant Colonel Marcos De Oliveira Macedo
Squadron Commander
Brazilian Air Force
Lieutenant Colonel Vivien Beral
Lieutenant Colonel Vivien Beral
Commander of the Training Centre for Air Support, French/German Air to Ground Operations School
French Air Force
Squadron Leader Martin Bindemann
Squadron Leader Martin Bindemann
Executive Officer at the Air Battlespace Training Centre
Royal Air Force
Major Cristiano Refi
Major Cristiano Refi
4th Ranger Regiment, Training & Operations Chief JTAC Evaluator
Italian Army
Major Andreas Bordien
Major Andreas Bordien
National JTAC Program Manager
German Air Force Air Operations Command
Major Bas Van Giessel
Major Bas Van Giessel
Head of TACTES, Defence Helicopter Command
Netherlands Ministry of Defence
Justin Bronk
Justin Bronk
Research Fellow / Editor
RUSI Defence Systems
Seamus Flatley
Seamus Flatley
Vice President, Business Development
IOMAX USA, Inc
Capt. Giacomo Iannelli
Capt. Giacomo Iannelli
Test Pilot Trainers Aircraft
Leonardo Aircraft Division
Tom Webster
Tom Webster
Regional Sales
Textron Aviation Defense