Gold Sponsor Leonardo and Sponsor Airbus Return to Support the 5th Annual Airborne ISR Conference

SMi reports: Leonardo and Airbus have returned to sponsor this year’s Airborne ISR conference, taking place in London this October.

London, United Kingdom, May 15, 2019 --( The 5th annual Airborne ISR conference will focus on the platforms and supporting infrastructures of Airborne ISR operations when it returns to London, UK on the 23rd and 24th October 2019. The event will gather senior military and industry experts who will discuss a range of crucial topics involving manned and unmanned platforms, and data management and dissemination tools.

SMi Group are pleased to announce that Gold sponsor Leonardo and sponsor Airbus are returning to show their support for this year's event and showcase their industry-leading solutions.

This October, delegates will hear key developments in airborne systems and the advancement of airborne intelligence from nations including the UK, NATO, US, Germany, Canada, Australia, Portugal, The Netherlands TNO and more.

The event brochure with the full agenda and speaker line-up is now available to download online at

The two-day agenda features keynote speakers such as:

On day one, Major General Jörg Lebert, Commander Headquarters, NATO Airborne Early Warning and Control Force will be presenting "Managing NATO’s C2 Capabilities with the E3 AWACS Fleet to monitor Air and Land Threats" and Colonel Andrew Clark, Commander 9th Reconnaissance Wing, United States Air Force will be presenting "The U-2 Today and Tomorrow: The Future of High-Altitude Reconnaissance."

On day two, Colonel Jason Lamb, Director, Intelligence Analysis and Innovation, United States Air Force will be presenting "Leveraging System Capabilities to produce Actionable Intelligence in Operations" and Wing Commander Keith Dear, SO1 Lessons, Joint Forces Command will be presenting "Examining the Future of ISR Information Dissemination to reduce Analyst Workload."

For those interested in attending, there is a £400 early bird discount on bookings expiring on Friday 31st May. Places can be reserved at

Airborne ISR Conference
23rd – 24th October 2019
Copthorne Tara Hotel, London, UK
Gold Sponsor: Leonardo
Sponsor: Airbus

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