31 October - 01 November, 2018 | London Marriott Hotel Regents Park, London, United Kingdom

2018 speakers

2018 Speaker Panel


Lt. Gen. (USAF ret.) Henry A. "Trey" Obering III
Lt. Gen. (USAF ret.) Henry A. "Trey" Obering III
Executive Vice President, Directed Energy
Booz Allen Hamilton
Colonel Sean Wilson
Colonel Sean Wilson
Officer in Charge, Cyber Electromagnetic Activities (CEMA)
US Army Europe
Matthew Speakman
Matthew Speakman
Assistance Head for Novel Weapons, Weapons Evaluation and Capability Assurance, Finance & Military Capability Group
UK MoD
Dr. Jeong Tae Kim, Ph.D.
Dr. Jeong Tae Kim, Ph.D.
Researcher, Laser Weapon SystemsPrincipal Researcher, 1st Ground Weapon Systems PM Office
South Korea Agency for Defense Development
Dr. Gary Wood, Ph.D.
Dr. Gary Wood, Ph.D.
Chief, Electro-Optics ad Photonics Division
U.S. Army Research Laboratory
Colonel Michael E. Thompson
Colonel Michael E. Thompson
Chief, Advanced Weapons Systems (A5/8ZW)
HQ Air Combat Command USAF
Dr. Michael Jirjis, Ph.D.
Dr. Michael Jirjis, Ph.D.
Directed Energy Experimentation Lead, AF Strategic Development Planning & Experimentation
Air Foce Research Laboratory (AFRL)
Dr. Sjef Orbons, Ph.D.
Dr. Sjef Orbons, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist
Police Academy of The Netherlands
Prof. Lars Nilsson
Prof. Lars Nilsson
Head of High Power Fibre Lasers, Optoelectronics Research Centre
University of Southampton
Dr. Dave Giri, Ph.D.
Dr. Dave Giri, Ph.D.
Owner
Protech & Life Fellow, IEEE Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers
Dr. Rüdiger Schmitt, Ph.D.
Dr. Rüdiger Schmitt, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist, Laser Technology
French-German Research Institute of Saint Louis (ISL)
Dr. Michael Cathcart, Ph.D.
Dr. Michael Cathcart, Ph.D.
Principal Research Scientist
Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta
Dr. Nathan Lockwood, Ph.D.
Dr. Nathan Lockwood, Ph.D.
Directed Energy International Programs, AFRL/RD
Air Force Materiel Command
Keith A. Rigby CEng FIET
Keith A. Rigby CEng FIET
Principal Technologist - Weapons Integration, Future Combat Air Systems
BAE Systems
Prof. Nick Colosimo, Ph.D.
Prof. Nick Colosimo, Ph.D.
Strategy Executive, Global Engineering Fellow, Principal Technologist (Disruptive Technologies)
BAE Systems
R. Adm. (ret.) Massimo Annati
R. Adm. (ret.) Massimo Annati
Chairman
European Working Group Non-Lethal Weapons
Maj. Gen. (ret.) Marius-Eugen Opran
Maj. Gen. (ret.) Marius-Eugen Opran
Associate Professor
Romanian Space Agency