- Objective: To improve professional and academic knowledge of the “Global SOF” concept, international/ strategic special operations and the growing tendency to enhance inter-service cooperation and networking among allied nations.
|Time||International Symposium Programme. Thursday, October 21st, 2016. Seville. Spain.
(Preliminary programme subject to confirmations or adjustments)
|09:00||Welcome remarks and introduction|
|09:10||Opening conference: “The Spanish Joint Special Operations Command facing growing global threats”. Brigadier General Jaime Íñiguez Andrade, Commander Joint Special Operations Command. (confirmed).|
|10:00||2nd Conference: “Present and future of Global SOF. Challenges of Strategic Special Operations and the new paradigm of hybrid conflicts. Senior Officer Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task-Force Crisis Response Unit for Africa. (proposed).|
|11:30||3rd Conference: “Vision, goals and activities of Global SOF Foundation as an international organisation”. Colonel (ret) Stuart Bradin. President and CEO of Global SOF Foundation (confirmed).|
|12:30||4th Conference: “Strategic projection equipment. Presentation of capabilities of Boeing’s tiltrotor aircraft V-22 Osprey “. José Enrique Román, Managing Director Boeing Research and Technology Europe S.L.U (proposed).|
|13: 30||Expert roundtable|
|16:30||Pannel of Experts: “Working together: joint-combined missions and capabilities of combinadas Special Operation units in terrestrial, maritimes and aerial theatres as part of the Global SOF concept”. SOF Army Officer, SOF Navy Officer, SOF Airforce officer. (proposed pannel).|
|18:30||Closing conference: “Special Operations and a NATO facing new global strategic threats. Successes and challenges”. Lt. General Brad Webb, NATO Special Operations Component Commander (proposed).|
- Additional information
|Symposium title:||“Global SOF: the Challenge of Strategic Special Operations in the 21st Century”|
|Date||Thursday, October 21st, 2016|
|Time||09:00 a.m. (08:15 registrations)|
|Venue:||Avenida Kansas City 94. Planta 3ª. 41007 Sevilla. SPAIN
*The symposium venue may be moved to a hotel depending on the number of attendants registered.
|Registration||After payment confirmation|
|Dresscode||Guest speakers: uniform of dark suit.|
|Registration fee||-190€, early registrations, before July 15th.
-250€, between July 2nd and September 15th.
-290€, after September 15th.
*10% DISCOUNT military and police and CISDE students and alumni. .
|Certification||Personalised attendance certificate.|
|Teléfono de contacto||+ (34) 955 412 941|
-Not-for-profit project**. Sponsors welcome.
-Simultaneous translation English-Spanish, Spanish-English will be provided.
-Media point of contact: click here.
-CISDE can inform about hotels and restaurants at pre-agreed prices.
**Info: This international symposium is an altruistic project to disseminate global defence and security knowledge. All registration proceeds will be used to cover the expenses of this event, its guest speakers and its security. Any support by interested sponsors is welcome.