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Event Name: AFCEA London Biennial Symposium - TRICIS 2014
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Event Date: 12/08/2014
Event Time: All day
Event Organizer: London Chapter
Description: Rescheduled from 18 Sep 14 due to date conflicts) The theme 2 years ago was how Defence had embarked on a journey of transformation to Interim Force 2015 and Future Force 2020. This year we're focusing on challenges for the UK military as we come to the end of a significant long-term commitment overseas. What does the future hold for UK forces? What will be the impact on military personnel and, importantly for AFCEA, their industry counterparts?

TRICIS 2014 draws these threads together!
Event Subject: C2 C2ISR C4ISR resilience
Event Speaker: (correct as of 8 Aug 14 - see event website for latest) We are delighted to announce that the Permanent Under Secretary for Defence (Mr Jon Thompson) has agreed to be our keynote speaker at TRICIS 2014. In his own words, he is the 'Chief Executive Officer' for the UK Ministry of Defence, and responsible for running a business spending about £35 BILLION annually. His commitment to speaking at TRICIS 2014 is confirmation of the important role he sees for a conference like TRICIS in the business of Defence With more yet to come, our speaker line-up now includes: Mr Jon Thompson -MOD PUS Air Vice Marshal Jon Rigby - Director of Cyber Intelligence and Information Integration (DC3I) Air Vice Marshal Tim Bishop - Air Officer Commanding 38Gp Gerry Cantwell - ISS - Head of the Delivery Pillar Commodore Al Adams - ACOS J6 - PJHQ Brig Duncan Warne - Capability Director Information, Army HQ Tony Boyle- former CTO for UK Defence IT/IS, now a BT strategist Air Cdre Simon Richardson - Head Capability C4ISR at Joint Forces Command Each speaker has been asked not to 'reprise' slides and talks given previously and elsewhere, but to provide some food for thought and stimulation for the debate and discussion which we plan to facilitate and encourage throughout the day There will be networking opportunities during the day itself, and also in the early evening in the historic Henry VIII Wine Cellar deep in the heart of MOD Main Building to round out the event. Theme The theme 2 years ago was how Defence had embarked on a journey of transformation to Interim Force 2015 and Future Force 2020. This year we¿re focussing on challenges for the UK military as we come to the end of a significant long-term commitment overseas. What does the future hold for UK forces? What will be the impact on military personnel and, importantly for AFCEA, their industry counterparts? TRICIS 2014 draws these threads together! The event will be co-chaired by Gp Capt Andy ('Gudge') Gudgeon RAF, President of AFCEA UK (London) and Air Cdre Bruce Wynn RAF (retd), former DCIS(RAF), ACOS J6 at PJHQ and AFCEA Internatonal's Emertitus Regional Vice President for the UK and Western Europe - their intent is to make the event valuable to all who attend!
Event Category: Conference
Event Theme: Return to contingency: the world post-Afghanistan
Location: MOD Main Building
London, United Kingdom
Event Contact: Chris Yorke
Event Contact E-Mail: tricis2014@afcea.org.uk
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