Meet the Speakers

Meet our Advisory Board Members


2021 Conference Chairmen


Lieutenant General Raymond Palumbo
Lieutenant General Raymond Palumbo
Former Director for Defense Intelligence - Warfighter Support
U.S. Department of Defense
Vice Admiral Alan Richards
Vice Admiral Alan Richards
Former Chief of Defence Intelligence
UK Ministry of Defence (2012-2015)

2021 Speaker Faculty


Sir Simon Bollom
Sir Simon Bollom
Chief Executive
DE&S
Vice Admiral Nicholas W. Hine CB
Vice Admiral Nicholas W. Hine CB
Second Sea Lord and Deputy Chief of the Naval Staff
Royal Navy
Vice Admiral Pier Federico Bisconti
Vice Admiral Pier Federico Bisconti
Chief of Staff
Italian Joint HQ
Major General Mick Ryan
Major General Mick Ryan
Commandant
Australian Defence College
Major General Tom Copinger-Symes CBE
Major General Tom Copinger-Symes CBE
Director Military Digitisation
UK JFC
Major General John Ridge
Major General John Ridge
Director Strategy and Enterprise Services, Defence Intelligence
UK Strategic Command
Brigadier General Richard Coffman
Brigadier General Richard Coffman
Director, Next Generation Combat Vehicle
U.S. Army
Brigadier Dan Cheesman
Brigadier Dan Cheesman
Chief Technology Officer
Royal Navy
Elisabeth Braw
Elisabeth Braw
Senior Research Fellow
RUSI
Marcus Willett CB OBE
Marcus Willett CB OBE
Senior Adviser for Cyber,
IISS