28 - 30 January, 2020 | London, UK

Meet the Surface Warships Speakers

Conference Chairman


Admiral Sir James Burnell-Nugent KCB CBE
Admiral Sir James Burnell-Nugent KCB CBE
Former Commander-in-Chief Fleet
Royal Navy

2019 Speaker Faculty


Vice Admiral Ron Lloyd
Vice Admiral Ron Lloyd
Commander
Royal Canadian Navy
Vice Admiral James Malloy
Vice Admiral James Malloy
Commander
Combined Maritime Forces
Vice Admiral Giuseppe Cavo Dragone
Vice Admiral Giuseppe Cavo Dragone
Commander Joint Operational Command
Italian Ministry of Defence
Vice Admiral Henrique Gouveia e Melo
Vice Admiral Henrique Gouveia e Melo
Fleet Commander
Portuguese Navy
Vice Admiral Alexandru Mirsu
Vice Admiral Alexandru Mirsu
Commander
Romanian Navy
Vice Admiral Thomas Moore
Vice Admiral Thomas Moore
Commander, Naval Sea Systems Command
US Navy
Vice Admiral Manuel Antonio Martinez Ruiz
Vice Admiral Manuel Antonio Martinez Ruiz
Deputy for Engineering and Naval Shipbuilding
Spanish Navy
Rear Admiral Paul Halton
Rear Admiral Paul Halton
Commander Maritime Operations
Royal Navy
Rear Admiral Oscar Alejandro Torrico Infantas
Rear Admiral Oscar Alejandro Torrico Infantas
Navy Project Director
Peruvian Navy
Rear Admiral David Burden
Rear Admiral David Burden
Director General of Materiel
Argentine Navy
Rear Admiral François Moreau
Rear Admiral François Moreau
Deputy Chief of Naval Staff for Plans and Programmes
French Navy
Rear Admiral Marcus Hitchcock
Rear Admiral Marcus Hitchcock
Commander, Navy Warfare Development Command
US Navy
Major General Charles Stickland
Major General Charles Stickland
Commander
EUNAVFOR Somalia
Rear Admiral Olivier Bodhuin
Rear Admiral Olivier Bodhuin
Deputy Commander
EUNAVFORMED Operation Sophia
Rear Admiral Abu Bakar bin Md Ajis
Rear Admiral Abu Bakar bin Md Ajis
Commander of Naval Region 1
Royal Malaysian Navy
Admiral (Ret'd) Chen Yeong-Kang
Admiral (Ret'd) Chen Yeong-Kang
Director
National Chung-Shan Institute of Science
Rear Admiral Nils Wang
Rear Admiral Nils Wang
Director
Naval Team Denmark
Captain Jan De Beurme
Captain Jan De Beurme
Chief of Staff
Belgian Maritime Component
Captain Fredrik Palmquist
Captain Fredrik Palmquist
Commander 4th Naval Warfare Flotilla
Swedish Navy
Captain Domenico Guadalupi
Captain Domenico Guadalupi
Naval Armaments Directorate
Italian Navy
Captain Jane Wood
Captain Jane Wood
Counsellor Defence Materiel
Australian High Commission
Kees Posthumus
Kees Posthumus
Head, Office for Marine Engineering
Netherlands Defence Materiel Organisation
Laurent Sellier
Laurent Sellier
Director Management Unit Naval Armament Operations
French Ministry of Defence DGA
David Forster
Business Development Director
General Dynamics Mission Systems
Jonas Linde
Jonas Linde
Senior Flight Test Engineer, Director Marketing Test & Evaluation
FMV
Captain RNLN (Ret'd) Paul S. Rouffaer
Director Business Development
Thales
George Awiszus
Senior Marketing Product Manager
General Electric
Captain (Ret’d) Pascal Cassan
Captain (Ret’d) Pascal Cassan
Military Advisor to the CEO
Safran Electronics & Defense