25 - 27 February, 2020 | The Hurlingham Club, London, United Kingdom
Air Commodore Robert Adang, Commander at Dutch Defence Helicopter Command

Air Commodore Robert Adang


Commander
Dutch Defence Helicopter Command

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CONFERENCE DAY ONE (25 February): VISION 2030

Tuesday, February 25th, 0020


12:00 PM REVISING OPERATIONAL CONCEPTS FOR FUTURE HELICOPTER OPERATIONS

  • Short-term priorities for the Dutch Defence Helicopter Command. Driving up availability and retaining personnel
  • Defining an operational concept which better reflects the characteristics of the multi-domain operating environment.
  • Avoiding stovepiping and developing a combined approach to multiple mission sets
  • Creating a continuum of operations which recognizes network-centricity, unmanned systems integration and small-scale deployments as components of every mission set
  • Applying a new operational concept to standardize training and create synergy across the full-spectrum of joint operations – ultimately supporting the ability to deliver joint effects

CONFERENCE DAY TWO (26 February): WARFIGHTER READINESS - CURRENT OPS

Wednesday, February 26th, 0020


9:45 AM SENIOR LEADERS PANEL DISCUSSION: VERTICAL LIFT TODAY AND TOMORROW

  • As our helicopter forces look to the future, how can we effectively manage the capability gap to sustain readiness rates and ensure the continued deployability of our helicopter forces?
  • Where does the helicopter sit within the joint force of today? How is the role of this vital enabler likely to change for the future?
  • What does the capability mix look like for the future? What should the balance be between survivability and stealth, and what are our expectations of a “multi-role” platform?
  • What will the role of unmanned systems be within the future force structure?