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Chief Executive for DE&S and 200 Senior Leaders to Attend the Defence Safety Conference Next Month in London


SMi Group Reports: The Defence Safety Conference will convene in London in just four weeks’ time.

Organised by SMi Group and supported by the Defence Safety Authority, UK Ministry of Defence, The Defence Safety Conference, taking place Central London on the 1st and 2nd October, will address the broad spectrum of safety across Military Aviation, Land and Maritime.

A limited number of seats have been made available for industry to attend the Defence Safety Conference at the £1,999 rate, allocated on a first come first serve basis.

To register for the conference, visit:

SMi anticipate that the event will bring together more than 200 senior attendees from the UK Armed Forces, its international allies and industry.

With 26 senior led presentations, unrivalled by any other event, including:

  • Sir Simon Bollom, newly appointed Chief Executive for Defence Equipment and Support (DE&S)
  • General Gordon Messenger, Vice Chief of Defence Staff, UK MoD
  • Lieutenant General Richard Felton, Director General, Defence Safety Authority, UK MoD
  • Air Marshal Stuart Atha, Air Deputy Commander Operations, Royal Air Force
  • Lieutenant General Nicholas Pope, Deputy Chief of General Staff, British Army
  • Vice Admiral Ben Key, Fleet Commander, Royal Navy

Plus, two panel discussions and over four hours of networking, attendance is essential for all senior leaders involved in army, navy, maritime, air force safety.

The full speaker line-up and presentation details are available to download from the event website.

Active UK Military Personnel and Government Employees will be granted free admission to the conference. However, pre-registration is required on the event website, which is subject to final approval by SMi Group.

Sponsorship opportunities are now extremely limited. For more information on sponsoring and exhibiting at the Defence Safety conference this October, please contact: Sadia Malick on: +44 (0) 207 827 6748 or email:

Defence Safety Conference
Supported by The Defence Safety Authority
1st and 2nd October 2018
London, United Kingdom

Lead Sponsor: BAE Systems
Gold Sponsors: Babcock, Leonardo, QinetiQ and Thales
Exhibited by: Adelard LLP, Baines Simmons, Burgess Consulting Limited, BMT, MBDA and tlmNexus

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ABOUT SMI GROUP: Established since 1993, the SMi Group is a global event-production company that specializes in Business-to-Business Conferences, Workshops, Masterclasses and online Communities. We create and deliver events in the Defence, Security, Energy, Utilities, Finance and Pharmaceutical industries. We pride ourselves on having access to the world's most forward-thinking opinion leaders and visionaries, allowing us to bring our communities together to Learn, Engage, Share and Network. More information can be found at