13 - 15 May, 2019
Stamford Bridge, London, UK

Conference Day Two

8:15 am - 8:45 am REGISTRATION & COFFEE

8:45 am - 9:00 am CHAIRMAN’S OPENING REMARKS

9:00 am - 9:40 am HOST NATION ADDRESS: FUTURE UK JOINT EFFECTS CAPABILITY


9:40 am - 10:20 am INCREASING PRECISION, REDUCING THE BURDEN

Sponsors:
Raytheon



11:00 am - 11:40 am FRENCH ARTILLERY: LESSONS LEARNED FROM RECENT AND CURRENT OPERATIONS & DEFINING THE WAY FORWARD

•    Arty and Air Power today
•    Insights and lessons learnt from French operations in the Middle East and Africa
•    Transitioning away from COIN: range considerations, training, and network protection for peer conflict

Brigadier General Michel Ledanseur, Commandant, School of Artillery at French Army

Brigadier General Michel Ledanseur

Commandant, School of Artillery
French Army

10:20 am - 11:00 am MORNING COFFEE & NETWORKING

10:00 am - 10:30 am STRONG, SECURE, ENGAGED: CANADIAN ARMY MODERNIZATION

•    The Strong, Secure, Engaged policy and the core modernization priorities for the Canadian Army today
•    The implications for the Army’s Artillery Force
•    Integrated Soldier System Project (ISSP)

Colonel J.M.A. (Marc) LaFortune, Director of Artillery at Canadian Armed Forces

Colonel J.M.A. (Marc) LaFortune

Director of Artillery
Canadian Armed Forces

2:10 pm - 2:50 pm ARTILLERY SOLUTIONS FOR MODERN WARFARE


12:00 pm - 12:30 pm THE FUTURE OF REPUBLIC OF KOREA ARMY'S ARTILLERY


12:20 pm - 1:15 pm NETWORKING LUNCH

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm ENGAGING TARGETS IN DEGRADED OR DENIED ENVIRONMENTS

•    How is the Army training to engage poorly located/moving hard targets in a gps degraded/denied environment?
•    155mm Artillery Ammunition modernization programme
•    Opportunities for closer integration of weapons systems and sensors with allies in Europe

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm HIGH MOBILITY ARTILLERY

Sponsors:
SAAB


•    Defining the right mix of land fires to support light, medium and heavy forces across a range of operations
•    Integration, interoperability and inter-changeability across NATO forces
•    Review of ISTAR capability across the Spanish Army

Lieutenant Colonel Felix Sanchez Lailla, Chief Instructor of Field Artillery & Spanish Representative to ISG IF (NAAG, NATO) at Spanish Army

Lieutenant Colonel Felix Sanchez Lailla

Chief Instructor of Field Artillery & Spanish Representative to ISG IF (NAAG, NATO)
Spanish Army

2:50 pm - 3:20 pm AFTERNOON COFFEE & NETWORKING

4:00 pm - 4:40 pm SWEDISH FIRES & LONG RANGE SURVEILLANCE ENHANCEMENT

•    Training and equipping Sweden’s artillery forces for new threats
•    Giraffe 4a radar and Arthur system acquisition: what does this offer Swedish Army capability?
•    Allied joint fires and Close Air Support exercises


Lieutenant Colonel Niklas Edelsvärd, CO, Artillery School, at Swedish Armed Forces

Lieutenant Colonel Niklas Edelsvärd

CO, Artillery School,
Swedish Armed Forces

4:00 pm - 4:40 pm WEAPON LOCATING RADAR FOR MANOEUVRE WARFARE

Sponsors:
SAAB




4:00 pm - 4:40 pm SMART DEFENCE: HOW CAN THE ARMY WORK WITH INDUSTRY TO DELIVER CAPABILITY MORE EFFECTIVELY?

·         Organisational culture and strategic thinking in Army programme offices today
·         How can the Army work with Industry more effectively, so that they can enhance capability rather than simply replace it?
·         Cost-informed requirement setting through the prism of munitions purchases
  • Thoughts on standardisation and mutual frameworks for munitions development

5:30 pm - 5:30 pm CHAIRMAN’S CLOSING REMARKS & END OF DAY TWO