Events

Keep up to date with Spectra’s events throughout 2019 with our calendar of events below.

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**PAST EVENT**

The Spectra Cyber Security Solutions Trophy Steeple Chase

Description:

The Trophy Steeple Chase will be covered on ITV, with Spectra’s Cyber Security Solutions being the main sponsor.

Date: 26th January 2019
Location: Cheltenham
Event Type: Sport Sponsorship – with ITV coverage

**PAST EVENT**

British Army Communications Conference

Description:

Bovington Camp is the British Army’s centre of excellence for training soldiers to operate armoured fighting vehicles, vehicle weapons’ systems and communications equipment.

Date: 30th-31st January 2019
Location: Bovington
Event Type: Invited Expo & Presentation

**PAST EVENT**

Special Operations Expo

Description:

Hosted at the British Ambassador’s Residence in Paris, the expo brings together members of the Ministry of Defence, Ministry of Interior of France and other relevant organisations.

Date: 11th February 2019
Location: Paris
Event Type: Expo

**PAST EVENT**

IDEX

Description:

Demonstrating the latest technology across land, sea and air sectors of defence, IDEX aims to help strengthen relationships between Government departments, businesses and Armed Forces throughout the Middle East and North Africa. 

Date: 17th-21st February 2019
Location: Abu Dhabi
Event Type: Expo

**PAST EVENT**

Soldiering On Awards

Description:

The Soldiering On Awards celebrates the achievements of current and ex-serving personnel, their families and organisations that support the Armed Forces Community. Spectra Group’s CEO Simon Davies will present the Sporting Excellence Award winner with a trophy.

Date: 5th April 2019
Location: London
Event Type: Charity Sponsorship

**PAST EVENT**

Satellite 2019

Description:

SATELLITE 2019 is a global show, welcoming thousands of professionals to Washington DC to experience innovations in satellite technology, conduct business with strategic partners and help drive the future of the industry. 

Date: 6th-9th May 2019
Location: Washington
Event Type: Expo

**PAST EVENT**

NSHQ Logistics and Communications and Information Systems (CIS) Conference

Description:

Held in the NATO Special Operations Headquarters (NSHQ), Spectra will brief the NATO SOF CIS community on the C2 capability enhancements delivered by SlingShot.

Date: 7th – 9th May 2019
Location: Mons, Belgium
Event Type: Expo

**PAST EVENT**

International Technology Hall for the Defence and Prevention of Disasters (SITDEF)

Description:

SITDEF seeks to showcase new and innovative technologies in areas of interest to the Peruvian Armed Forces and National Police Forces.

Date:16th – 19th May 2019
Location: Lima, Peru
Event Type: Expo

**PAST EVENT**

NATO and the High North: Technology Ultramarathon (NITEC)

Description:

NITEC focuses on advancing technological solutions and business practices to strengthen NATO operations from the South to the High North.

Date: 20th – 22nd May 2019
Location: Oslo, Norway
Event Type: Expo

**PAST EVENT**

Special Operations Forces Industry Conference (SOFIC)

Description:

The Special Operations Forces Industry Conference (SOFIC) allows industry leaders to collaborate on initiatives and place the latest cutting-edge capabilities in to the hands of SOF operators.

Date: 20th – 23rd May 2019
Location: Tampa, US
Event Type: Expo

**PAST EVENT**

Department for International Trade Defence & Security Organisation (DIT DSO) Security Showcase Mission to Bangkok

Description:

Taking place at the British Embassy in Bangkok, the DIT DSO Security Showcase Mission is a closed, invite-only event.

Date: 22nd May 2019
Location: Bangkok, Thailand
Event Type: Expo

**PAST EVENT**

National Home Security Conference (NHSC)

Description:

NHSC is the annual meeting of local Homeland Security and emergency management professionals from the Nation’s largest metropolitan areas.

Date: 17th – 20th June 2019
Location: Phoenix, US
Event Type: Expo

**PAST EVENT**

Africa Security Symposium

Description:

The African Security Symposium welcomes senior government and agency officials, buyers, suppliers and key decision makers to participate in showcasing technology and bilateral discussions.

Date: 25th-27th June 2019
Location: Addis Ababa
Event Type: Expo

**PAST EVENT**

Three Counties Defence and Security Expo (3CDSE)

Description:

3CDSE brings together organisations specialising in cyber security, hardware, UAV and communication technologies with the Ministry of Defence and Law Enforcement agencies.

Date: 16th – 17th July 2019
Location: Malvern, UK
Event Type: Expo

DSEI

Description:

DSEI is the premier event to experience the latest product innovations from defence and security companies around the globe.

Date: 10th-13th September 2019
Location: London
Event Type: Expo

Global SOF Symposium

Description:

The Global SOF Symposium is the fourth global event of its kind. Industry partners will exhibit technologies in front of active duty and retired Military and Police Forces, government civilians and NGOs.

Date: 1st – 3rd October
Location: Brussels, Belgium
Event Type: Expo

Association of the United States Army (AUSA)

Description:

The Association of the United States Army is a nonprofit educational and professional development association serving America’s Total Army, our Soldiers, Army civilians, and their families.

Date: 14th – 16th October
Location: Washington, US
Event Type: Expo

SSAFA Race Day

Description:

SSAFA provide practical and emotional support for serving personnel, veterans and military families across the UK and worldwide. Spectra sponsor this charity race day to raise funds to support SSAFA’s work.

Date: 20th November 2019
Location: Chepstow
Event Type: Charity Race Sponsorship

Global MilSatCom Conference & Exhibition

Description:

Returning to London for its 21st anniversary, this three-day conference will feature several high-level keynote speakers and showcase key technologies in the satellite and space sectors.

Date: 5th – 7th November 2019
Location: London, UK
Event Type: Conference & Expo