Updates on the ASCOD, AJAX, Challenger 2, Warrior IFV, PATRIA AMV, and BATCIS at Future Armoured Vehicles Situational Awareness

  • Posted by Maria Ardael
  • December 4, 2019 2:22 PM GMT
SMi Reports: Senior experts to present exclusive communication and systems updates at the Future Armoured Vehicles Situational Awareness Conference in London, next April

SMi Group’s 5th Annual Future Armoured Vehicles Situational Awareness Conference will commence on the 1st and 2nd April 2020, in London. The conference will delve deeper into the role of industry, inviting technical leads, platform managers and programme directors to share their insights on the latest systems and sub-systems, providing greater awareness of existing capabilities and future requirements.

There is just over a week left to save £400 on early bird registrations expiring on 13th December. Register at http://www.armouredvehicles-sa.com/telcopr2

The two-day event will be a great chance to hear exclusive communication and systems updates on the following platforms:


  • Mr Carlos Gil, Director Engineer, ASCOD and Tracked Vehicles, General Dynamics European Land Systems


  • Dr Andy Lillie, Technology Director, Network & Communications, Mission Systems, General Dynamics Land Systems
  • Mr John Crozier, Technical Partner Urban Canyon Sixth Sense (UC6S), DSTL, UK MoD
  • Mr Ian James, Chief Technologist Land Systems, Land & Air Systems, Optronics & Missile Electronics, Thales


  • Colonel Jonathan Brooking, Commander HQ Armour Centre, British Army


  • Mr Pasi Niemela, Chief Engineer and Product Manager, Patria Land


  • Lieutenant Colonel John Dagless, Senior Requirements Manager, Battlefield and Tactical CIS (BATCIS), ISS, Joint Forces Command, UK MoD


  • Mr Thomas Honke, Indirect Protection, Research & Technology WTD 52, Bundeswehr
  • Mr Hans-Josef Maas, Armoured Fighting Vehicles, Vetronics Project Leader, Federal Office of Bundeswehr Equipment and Information Technology, Bundeswehr

Latest registrations include: Teleplan Globe AS, DE&S, Ultra Electronics and more…

The brochure with the two-day agenda and full speaker line-up is available to download at http://www.armouredvehicles-sa.com/telcopr2

Future Armoured Vehicles Situational Awareness
1st – 2nd April 2020
Copthorne Tara Hotel, London, UK

Proudly Sponsored by Galleon Embedded Computing & Lockheed Martin

For delegate enquiries:

Please contact James Hitchen on +44 (0) 20 7827 6054 or email jhitchen@smi-online.co.uk

For sponsorship and exhibition enquiries:
Please contact Sadia Malick on +44 (0) 207 827 6130 or email smalick@smi-online.co.uk

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