Directed Energy Systems 2020 Agenda

Directed Energy Systems 2020 Agenda

Directed Energy Systems returns in 2020, 24-25 September in Zurich as part of the Defence iQ Air Defence Week 

Breaking the Deadlock: DES in the Era of Great Power Competition

The conference draws together military users, capability leads, and procurement professionals with leading experts and industry professionals who are able to advise and provide systems capable of addressing various operational scenarios.

Download the 2020 agenda which includes information on Air Defence Week, submit the form to the right >>

Confirmed DES20 speakers include:

  • Dr. David Stoudt, Senior Executive Advisor/Engineering Fellow for Directed Energy, President of the Directed Energy Professional Society, Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Dr. Michael Jerjis, Strategic Development Planning & Experimentation, USAF 
  • Ted Maciuba, Deputy Director, Robotic Requirements at US Army Futures Command 
  • Charlotte Woolley, Deputy Head, Novel Weapons Programme, WECA, UK MoD 
  • Dr. Fahad Alyafei, Chief Research Officer, Directed Energy Research Center, UAE Technology and Innovation Institute 
  • Dr. Youngchul Kim, Senior Scientist, RoK Agency of Defence Development 

See the full speaker faculty by submitting the form to the right >> 

Attendees will benefit from case-studies from the latest DES operationalisation programmes, gain insight into recent advances in technology, benchmark against the requirements of other nations, and share TTPs and Operational Concepts. Hear the latest that industry have to offer including representatives from; BAE Systems, Raytheon, Rheinmetall and Kawasaki Heavy Industries already confirmed.

Download the agenda by submitting your details below:


Please note: That all fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required.