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07 Oct, 2016, 11:35 BST Smarter Borders - Brexit and Beyond

The border management and security community is under immense pressure to adapt to contemporary external and internal pressures. Ongoing crises such...


07 Oct, 2016, 11:20 BST Global Fighter & Aviation Leaders to Attend Major UK Summit

The sixteenth annual International Fighter Conference will be held at the Hilton Bankside Hotel, London, UK, between 15 - 17 November, 2016. This...


26 Sep, 2016, 15:15 BST Medevac Outlook for 2026: Results from our Survey of 100,000 Defence IQ Members

Defence IQ members as well as our previous MEDEVAC conference attendees shared their feelings about the state of MEDEVAC in 2016 and how things will...


26 Sep, 2016, 14:03 BST Defence IQ Worldwide Survey Results : The Threat of Civillian Drones

"Of those industries that are seen as particularly at-risk of unlawful drone use, 83% claim they require counter-drone solutions and are yet to...


30 Jun, 2016, 18:28 BST Lieutenant General David J. Buck of U.S STRATCOM Talks SATCOM Future

When the US STRATCOM initiated the Commercial Integration Cell (CIC) in 2015 their intent on approaching space enabled communications in conjunction...


30 Jun, 2016, 10:36 BST The World's Leading Forum for Maritime ISR Professionals

Did you know…the world market for Maritime Reconnaissance and Surveillance Systems is estimated at a value of $50 Billion over the next 10 years?...


19 May, 2016, 06:00 BST NATO, State Department, US Department of Defense, Foreign and Commonwealth Office Among the International Armed Forces and Domestic Agencies Speaking at CVE Forum

Defence IQ have announced the final speaker line-up for the 15th Annual Information Operations Summit: Countering Violent Extremism, the only event...


03 Nov, 2015, 06:30 GMT Investment in Armoured Vehicle Capabilities Given Recent Developments in Eastern Europe, Should Remain a Critical Priority for Governments

Defence IQ's 15th Annual International Armoured Vehicles conference held in January at Twickenham Stadium, UK reunited the armoured vehicles...


15 Jan, 2015, 10:56 GMT Directed Energy Systems: The Promise of Revolutionising Warfare

Directed Energy Systems hold the promise of revolutionising warfare, but their adoption on the front line remains elusive. Nevertheless, recent...


20 Nov, 2014, 06:00 GMT World's Premier Armoured Vehicles Conference to Feature Presentation from the Rt Hon Michael Fallon MP, Secretary of State for Defence, UK MoD

45+ Speakers, 50+ Nations, 50+ Sponsors and 200+ Senior Military Decision-Makers will be attending the 15th International Armoured Vehicles...


29 Oct, 2014, 08:00 GMT Sweden's Submarine Future: Commander Lindén

In the view of the Scandinavians, as well as that of many other countries, Russia has not, as hoped, turned away from its past. Therefore, nations...


09 Oct, 2014, 13:46 BST Defence IQ Releases Global Armoured Vehicle Market Report 2015

Defence IQ, the leading online resource for military and defence news and analysis, announced the release of its annual International Armoured...


07 Oct, 2014, 10:16 BST Celebrating 10 Years of the Joint Personnel Recovery Event

10th Anniversary Year! Joint Personnel Recovery 18-20 November 2014 Hilton London Kensington, London, UK Defence IQ is delighted to announce the 10th ...


30 Sep, 2014, 07:30 BST 3rd Annual Medical Evacuation Event: 'Improved Capability Through Interoperability'

29-30th October 2014 Copthorne Tara, London, United Kingdom IMPORTANT: The first 50 Military and Emergency Services personnel to register go free,...


16 Sep, 2014, 11:00 BST The Leading Global Security Conference Series Moves to Mexico - Advancing Border Security and Protecting Critical National Infrastructure

In the last year, over 60,000 unaccompanied minors from Central American nations have crossed the northern border into the United States. As Mexico's ...


30 Jul, 2014, 06:00 BST Europe's Largest Gathering of Maritime Surveillance and Security Professionals to Feature the Italian Navy, Royal Navy, US Coast Guard, Columbian Navy, Beechcraft and Boeing

Senior representatives from international navies, Coast Guards and governments will be speaking at the 12th Annual Maritime Reconnaissance and...


30 Jul, 2014, 06:00 BST Eastern Europe's only Bespoke Armoured Vehicle Conference to Include Representation from the Lithuanian MoD, Polish MoD, NATO LANDCOM and Ukrainian Army

Regional defence cooperation is actively being promoted by the key actors in the region who are hosting a number of exercises at battle group level...


07 Jul, 2014, 10:00 BST Shifts in UCAV Market Necessitate a Realignment of Unmanned Combat Prospects

With a dramatically evolving market for unmanned combat air vehicles, a dedicated forum in London is bringing together military end-users and those...


04 Jul, 2014, 08:00 BST 100+ Ministers, Mayors, Police Chiefs and Industry Executives to Meet to Discuss Efficient Urban Security

More than 100 senior Public Safety representatives from across the world will be gathering in London this September to share knowledge and discuss...


30 Jun, 2014, 12:10 BST The World's Only Night Vision Conference Focusing Solely Upon Handheld Night Vision Applications

Militaries from around the globe will be speaking at Night Vision and Thermal Optics 2014, a two-day conference with a strategic focus on handheld...


13 May, 2014, 15:57 BST Hear from the Head of the Colombian Navy at OPV & Surface Combatants Latin America

This June, heads of militaries, government officials and industry representatives will be gathering in Cartagena, Colombia for OPV & Surface...


10 Apr, 2014, 06:00 BST Geospatial Intelligence for Maritime Operations: Official Brochure Release

 The first Geospatial Intelligence for Maritime Operations conference brochure has been released and is set to commence on the 24th June 2014. The...


03 Apr, 2014, 13:51 BST PSYOP Operatives Claim Afghan Elections will not be Jeopardised by Violence

With Afghanistan's third presidential and provincial council polls taking place on April 5 and wih coalition forces scaling down their presence, the...


03 Apr, 2014, 06:00 BST Armoured Vehicles Latin America: Official Agenda Release

 The 3rd annual Armoured Vehicles Latin America Conference agenda has been confirmed and released, and is set to commence on the 28-29th May 2014 in ...