Conference Proceedings


U.S. - UK - CANADA TRILATERAL SYMPOSIUM

"Promoting Defense and Security through Trade and Cooperation"

2 October 2009

Arlington, VA

 

Agenda

Friday, October 2, 2009

WELCOME

PANEL DISCUSSION: GLOBAL ECONOMIC CONDITIONS EFFECTS ON THE DEFENSE INDUSTRY

  • Ian Milne, Vice President, UK and Scandanavia, Northrop Grumman Electronic Systems International (NGESI)
  • Mr. Grant Rogan, Chairman & CEO, Blenheim Capital Partners
  • Mr. Marc Whittingham, President, Canadian Commercial Corporation

NEW U.S. ADMINISTRATION AND U.S. LEGISLATIVE UPDATE

FUTURE OF DEFENSE PROCUREMENT: U.S., CANADA, UK VIEWS

PANEL DISCUSSION: HOMELAND SECURITY- WAYS THE U.S., UK, & CANADA CAN WORK TOGETHER TO SHARE SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

  • Mr. Stephen Dennis, Technical Director, Homeland Security Advanced Research Projects Agency, Science & Technology Directorate, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
  • Ms. Terry Shear, UK Trade & investment, British Embassy Washington, DC

CHALLENGES & OPPORTUNITIES FOR TRADE: ITAR, UK/U.S. DEFENSE TRADE TREATY, DEVELOPMENTS IN EUROPE

  • Mr. Michael Bell, Export Controls Consultant, BAE Systems PLC
  • Mr. Stan Jacobson, Business Development Manager, Lockheed Martin Canada
  • Mr. George S. (Sam) Sevier, Senior Advisor, MK Technology

FUTURE OF TRANSATLANTIC COOPERATION: GOVERNMENT AND INDUSTRY PERSPECTIVE

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