28 - 30 January, 2020 | Millennium Gloucester Hotel London Kensington, London, United Kingdom

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

2020 Speaker Faculty


Admiral Anthony David Radakin, CB, ADC
Admiral Anthony David Radakin, CB, ADC
First Sea Lord
Royal Navy
Admiral Hervé de Bonnaventure
Admiral Hervé de Bonnaventure
Inspector General
French Armed Forces
Vice Admiral Richard A. Brown
Vice Admiral Richard A. Brown
Commander Naval Surface Force
U.S. Pacific Fleet
Alan R. Shaffer
Alan R. Shaffer
Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment (A&S)
US DoD
Vice Admiral Lisa M. Franchetti
Vice Admiral Lisa M. Franchetti
U.S. 6th Fleet Commander, Naval Striking and Support Forces NATO Deputy Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa Joint Force Maritime Component Commander Europe
U.S. Navy
Vice Admiral Alexandru Mirsu
Vice Admiral Alexandru Mirsu
Commander
Romanian Navy
Vice Admiral Santiago Vascones Morey
Vice Admiral Santiago Vascones Morey
Chief of the General Staff
Peruvian Navy
Vice Admiral Antonio Martorell Lacave
Vice Admiral Antonio Martorell Lacave
Operation Commander
EU NAVFOR Op Atalanta
Vice Admiral Petronio Augusto Siqueira de Aguiar
Vice Admiral Petronio Augusto Siqueira de Aguiar
Director of Programmes
Brazilian Navy
Vice Admiral Eugenio Díaz del Río Jaudenes
Vice Admiral Eugenio Díaz del Río Jaudenes
Chief of the Plans and Policy Division in the Naval Staff
Spanish Navy
Vice Admiral Manuel Antonio Martinez Ruiz
Vice Admiral Manuel Antonio Martinez Ruiz
Director for Engineering and Naval Shipbuilding
Spanish Navy
Vice Admiral Krzysztof Jerzy Jaworski
Vice Admiral Krzysztof Jerzy Jaworski
Commander Maritime Operations Center
Polish Operational Command
Vice Admiral David Burden
Vice Admiral David Burden
Director General of Materiel
Argentine Navy
Rear Admiral Torben Mikkelsen
Rear Admiral Torben Mikkelsen
Admiral Danish Fleet
Royal Danish Navy
Rear Admiral Nils Andreas Stensønes
Rear Admiral Nils Andreas Stensønes
Chief of the Navy
Royal Norwegian Navy
Rear Admiral Augusto Bohorquez Villalta
Rear Admiral Augusto Bohorquez Villalta
Surface Warfare Commander
Peruvian Navy
Rear Admiral Andrew Burns OBE
Rear Admiral Andrew Burns OBE
Commander Maritime Forces
Royal Navy
Rear Admiral Curt Renshaw
Rear Admiral Curt Renshaw
Deputy Commander
U.S. Naval Forces Central Command/U.S. FIFTH Fleet
Rear Admiral G.N. Bamplenis
Rear Admiral G.N. Bamplenis
Director of Hellenic Navy Armaments Directorate
Hellenic Navy
Rear Admiral Juan Retamoso
Rear Admiral Juan Retamoso
Director of Personnel
Uruguayan Navy
Commodore Iain Lower
Commodore Iain Lower
Head of Strategy & International Relations, Maritime Sector & Parliamentary Engagement
Royal 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 Rosario La Pira
Captain Rosario La Pira
Director of Training Support and Transformation
NMITOC
Kees Posthumus
Kees Posthumus
Head, Office for Marine Engineering
Netherlands Defence Materiel Organisation
Confirmed Senior Representative
Confirmed Senior Representative
Representing the Chief of Naval Staff
Royal Malaysian Navy
Confirmed Senior Representative
Confirmed Senior Representative
Representing the Chief of Naval Staff
Turkish Navy
Confirmed Senior Representative Senior Representative
Confirmed Senior Representative Senior Representative
Representing Commander
EU NAVFOR Mediterranean