November 05 - 07, 2019 |Hilton Crystal City at Washington Reagan National Airport, Arlington, WA

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Sustaining the warfighters' edge in an era of peer challenges: Insights from Raytheon

As the US and its Five Eyes partners work to deliver capabilities which can enable multi-domain command and control and sustain a vital decision advantage, operators must leverage the innovation that their partners in industry are best-equipped to provide. In this ...

Implementing MDC2: Five challenges facing the Five Eyes

The multi-domain command and control (MDC2) concept is a central element of the US and Five Eyes efforts to sustain their competitive advantage across every domain in the theatre of operations. The considerations relative to this approach impact capabi ...

A look at last year's ISR & C2 Battle Management USA conference

In 2017 and 2018, the ISR & C2 Battle Management USA conference charted the development of multi-domain command and control as a transformative concept for the US and its Five Eyes Partners. It gathered senior military leaders, government officials and the de ...

Shaping the multi-domain enterprise: U.S. C2ISR defense acquisition

The FY19 NDAA authorizes a $17 billion national defense budget and ISR & C2 technologies form a key part of defense spending across the Air Force, Navy and Army this year. New technologies in quantum computing, artificial intelligence, swarms and hypersonic weapons are set to change our mindset o ...

Getting above the competition in the Airborne ISR Market

The global market for airborne intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) platforms and payloads is thriving, with recent assessments pegging its latest value at close to $20 billion and forecasts of up to $43 billion by 2020. Providing a high-end, versatile capability that offers broad ...

New Insight: Senior figures discuss U.S. ISR developments

The proliferation of ISR technologies over the past decade of conflict in the Middle East and Central Asia has led to these assets becoming a mission critical component in operations. With new operating environments come new threat types and new capability challenges. In order to maintain informa ...

Intelligence in the Air: Tracking the Progress of the Top U.S. Projects

August 2015A look into the latest development news across the biggest airborne ISR programmes currently underway in the United States. Including progress on the Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System (JSTARS), delays to the Unmanned Carrier-Launched Airborne Surveill ...

NATO ISR facing a "mounting threat", say intelligence chiefs

February 2015 The emergence of new conflicts in the past twelve months has forced new demands on airborne ISR assets. In response, intelligence chiefs are calling for major changes to spending priorities before these problems become insurmountable.

Survey Report 2018

We surveyed over 200 people within the U.S Intelligence community, from government and military employees to solution providers and academics. This survey report gives an insight into the collective feeling about current focus areas for ISR & C2 BM, and the interaction between the government and ...

Combat Cloud

Defence IQ has written a short paper on the Combat Cloud concept and how this will enable Fusion Warfare to be realized in the future multi domain battlespace. The ‘Combat Cloud’ concept is strongly advocated by Lt. General (ret) David A. Deptula, current Dean of the Mitchell Institute for Aerosp ...

Past Presentations

Past Presentation: Exploring new concepts for Air Command & Control and Intelligence, Surveillance & Reconnaissance

Ahead of ISR and C2 Battle Management USA 2018, we want to provide you with the most relevant content. As the final ISR event of the year we have featured three past presentations from across the ISR event portfolio.This presentation taken from Airborne ISR & C2 Battle Management 2018 explores...

Past Presentation: Marine Air Ground Task Force (MAGTF) Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Expeditionary (MUX)

Ahead of ISR and C2 Battle Management USA 2018, we want to provide you with the most relevant content. As the final ISR event of the year we have featured three past presentations from across the ISR event portfolio.This presentation taken from Maritime ISR & C2 Battle Management 2018 delivered...

Past Presentation: Battlefield isr in the British army - Excellence through integration

Ahead of ISR and C2 Battle Management USA 2018, we want to provide you with the most relevant content. As the final ISR event of the year we have featured three past presentations from across the ISR event portfolio.This presentation taken from Land ISR & C2 Battle Management 2018, Brigadier...

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Global ISR Portfolio 2019 - Strategic Partnership Prospectus

Each year, Defence IQ provides the community with an extensive and comprehensive global market report on active programmes and emerging acquisitions of ISR capabilities and holdings. Discover in this report key programmes from countries that will be present at this year's ISR and C2 Battle Management conference.

Videos

Airborne ISR & C2 Battle Management: Earlier this year...

View the overview of the innaugural Airborne ISR and C2 Battle Management conference held in London, UK, in February 2014 and see what the response was like from both our senior military participants and those industry professionals providing the latest in high-end aircraft, equipment and services.

BAE Systems: Effective training for airborne ISR

Susan Oakley, Technical Director at BAE Systems, explains the company's approach to training, specifically in the field of intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance at the 2014 Airborne ISR and C2 Battle Management conference held in London, UK.

Major General Jerry D. Harris, USAF

Major General Jerry D. Harris, Jr., Vice Commander, Air Combat Command, US Air Force, discussing the challenges of ISR capacity and capability.

Northrop Grumman: Unmanned surveillance and reconnaissance

Walt Kreitler, Director of Business Development at Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems, updates us on the performance of the MQ-4C Triton unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV).

Northrop Grumman: E-2D Advanced Hawkeye

Jay Mulhall, Director of Business Development at Northrop Grumman for the E-2/C-2 programme, discusses the huge steps that the company has been taking in developing and trialling the latest Hawkeye airborne early warning aircraft.

Colonel Dale Van Dusen, USAF

Colonel Dale Van Dusen, Deputy PEO Battle Management, AFLCMC, US Air Force, discusses Joint STARS recapitalization.

US Army: Airborne Intelligence

Colonel Adam Hinsdale, Deputy Director of ISR Programs for the US Army, spoke to us at the London conference about the most recent developments and overall challenges from the Army's perspective when it comes to integrating airborne ISR into effective cross-service operations.

Royal Air Force: Purposing ISR aircraft for civil response

Wing Commander Jim Beldon, Officer Commanding 8 Squadron, UK Royal Air Force, discusses recent operations under which the RAF has assisted in providing vital ISR coverage from the sky during civil emergencies and the prospects for the future.

NATO: Supporting allied airborne ISR

Brigadier General Michael Hain, General Manager at NAPMA, discusses the overarching NATO perspective on interoperability for ISR systems and data among member states. 

Colonel Paul Caltagirone, USAF

Colonel Paul Caltagirone, Chief of Joint Integration and Interoperability, AF/A2CJ ISR Capabilities, US Air Force, discussing Process, Exploitation and Dissemination (PED).

Amish Patel, IBM Analytics

Amish Patel, Global Leader, IBM Analytics, discusses the demand for data solutions from government and military.

Matt Roper, NATO

Matt Roper, Chief, Joint Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance, NATO Communications and Information Agency, discusses the ISR & C2 Battle Management conference and the developments in this domain.