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Coast Guard Capability 2020 Programme

Download the Coast Guard Capability 2020 ProgrammeCoast Guard Capability 2020 will develop the discussions surrounding the responsibilities of a modern Coast Guard across three days of presentations, discussions and interactive workshops.For the details, ...

Conference Content

Coast Guard Capability 2019 Sample Attendee List

Senior decision makers from the global Coast Guard community will be gathering at the Coast Guard Capability conference, to discuss potential solutions to improve their key capabilities. Attending nations include Canada, France, and the United Kingdom:   And many more!>> Download the 2019 sample attendee list to see a snapshot of...

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Defence iQ Media Kit

A Digital Platform to Engage with the Defence Community Defence iQ’s digital platform and publications provide traditional and non-traditional defence companies, SMEs and start-ups with invaluable insights and meeting points. Here we welcome professionals to connect with as well as to educate a global network of military end users and...

Spotlight content

Case study: Building a Coast Guard from the ground up

In this exclusive interview with Robert Scotland, Commander of the newly established Cayman Islands Coast Guard, Defence iQ gained exclusive insight into how it will enhance the nation’s patrolling capability, provide search and rescue and help with criminal interdiction in territorial waters. He discusses the top objectives of the coast...

Coast Guard Capability: 2020 trends map

Modern coast guards are faced with varied and complex challenges covering a wide range of missions, demanding specialist equipment and highly trained personnel. Often this requires working under extreme stress, strict time conditions using multi-function capabilities and platforms as effectively as possible. Ahead of Coast Guard Capability 2020, Defence iQ...

Reports & Interviews

The need for nations to enhance operational effectiveness in an increasingly network-centric environment: Insights from Air Commodore (Ret) Garfield Porter

In this exclusive interview, the Chairman of the conference, Air Commodore (Retd) Garfield Porter shared his expert insight on the need for Coast Guards to enhance their operational effectiveness and how they can achieve this through optimised capabilities and interoperability and cooperation between the different nations and agenciesDownload this interview...

Technology, communications and partnerships: Solving interoperability challenges in Coast Guard operations

The complexity of an international SAR or Environmental Response operation, coupled with the high number of nations and agencies involved can make interoperability and the overall efficiency of an operation difficult. Ahead of this year’s Coast Guard Capability conference, Defence IQ gained exclusive insight from Adam Erland, Training and Operations...

Global market report 2019

This global market report has been created ahead of this year’s Coast Guard Capability conference. It includes key ongoing programmes and requirements, and upgrades of existing systems and platforms for nations' Coast Guards from across the globe, many of which will participate at this year’s event. Download the report to...

Global Market Report 2018: Helicopter and Fixed-Wing Acquisitions

In this complimentary exclusive global market report, discover selected key programmes and acquisitions from countries from all around the globe, a few of which will be present at Search and Rescue Europe 2018, such as Serbia, Norway, the U.K. and Canada.

The challenges of mass rescue SAR operations and importance of international collaboration

Defence IQ spoke with two of the experts to understand more about the challenges militaries, civilian agencies, coast guards and the police face in SAR operations.

Videos

[VIDEO] Search and Rescue: The Mediterranean Refugee Crisis

Wars in Iraq and Syria – and unrest in Libya and other parts of Africa – have spurred a large-scale exodus of refugees and migrants to Europe in the past few years. In this video Defence IQ looks into how Search and Rescue efforts are being undertaken and what more...