Mobile Deployable Communications

Event Information

SMi Group’s Mobile Deployable Communications conference is returning for its 9th year and will be taking place in the new location of Warsaw, Poland. SMi are proud to have the support of the Polish Armed Forces who will be in attendance at the event as well as providing a host nation address and keynote address.

Mobile Deployable Communications 2016 will provide further updates on national military capabilities and requirements from around Europe, including the eastern European nations. Critical topics will be addressed such as ensuring more robust networks, the potential for interoperability in deployable communications, the need to strengthen cyber defence in tactical communications as well as technological solutions to consistent end-user problems.

The expert speaker faculty features:

Host nation addresses from:

  • Brigadier General Jozef Nasiadka, Head of the Command and Control Directorate (J6), General Staff of the Polish Armed Forces
  • Colonel Gregorsz Szmit, Chief of IT Branch, Command and Control Directorate (J6), General Staff of the Polish Armed Forces

Keynote addresses from:

  • Brigadier General Sandro Sampaoli, Deputy Commander, NATO CIS Group
  • Colonel Jimmy L. Hall Jr, Commander, 5th Signal Command, United States Army Europe

Military speakers also include:

  • Colonel Juergen Schick, Concepts & Development Division, CIS Command Bundeswehr
  • Colonel Michel Pardoux, Head of Telecommunications Technical Branch, DGA France
  • Colonel Jan van de Pol, Head of KIXS, Joint IT Command, Netherlands Ministry of Defence
  • Colonel Susanne Bach Bager, Commander (DNK) Signal Regiment, Danish Defence Command
  • Colonel Tibor Gaspor, Chief of Signal Branch & Deputy Chief of CIS & Information Security Directorate, Defence Staff of The Hungarian Defence Forces
  • Colonel Horst Treiblmaier, Chief of Communication, Ministry of Defence Austria
  • Colonel Heinrich Krispler, Head of Policies and Requirements Branch, CIS Directorate, EU Military Staff
  • Lieutenant Colonel Tom Christiansen, Head of CIS Group, Norwegian Armed Forces
  • Lieutenant Colonel Jari Rantapelkonen, National Defence University, Finnish Defence Forces

To view the full list of speakers or to download a brochure visit:

Benefits of attending:

  • Meet, network and hear from senior personnel in the Polish Armed Forces
  • Listen to recent operational case studies from national and multinational commands and learn how to overcome the critical challenges
  • Learn about deployable CIS capabilities and requirements and how tactical communications are being optimised from across Europe
  • Understand how to make your network more robust and adaptable across operations


Register by 30th October to receive £400 discount

Register by 30th November to receive £200 discount

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