25th - 27th June 2018 |
Brazil

Agenda Day 1

8:00 am - 8:50 am REGISTRATION & COFFEE

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Vice-Admiral (Rtd) Francisco DEIANA

Former Director of Naval Engineering
Brazilian Navy


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Vice Admiral Jose Augusto Viera da Cunha Menezes

Commander of the First Naval District
Brazilian Navy

9:10 am - 9:25 am OFFICIAL CONFERENCE PHOTOGRAPH OF HEADS OF DELEGATIONS

Senior delegates and speakers will be invited to participate in a group photograph to mark the 7th Surface Warships and OPVs Latin America conference.

9:25 am - 9:55 am ENGAGEMENT WITH EXTERNAL PARTNER TO BOOST INDIGENOUS CAPABILITIES

Captain (Rtd) Luiz Olympio Vianna Dias - Coordinator of Ship Enlistment EMGEPRON


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Captain (Rtd) Luiz Olympio Vianna Dias

Coordinator of Ship Enlistment
EMGEPRON

9:55 am - 10:25 am THE SPANISH PROCESS OF OBTAINING SHIPS AND CAPACITIES. FROM DEFINITION TO ENTRY INTO SERVICE

Vice Admiral Gregorio Bueno Murga - Head of the Plans Division of the General Staff of the Navy Spanish Navy
·          Description of the conceptual process
·          Different actors involved
·          Relationship with the Industry and the shipyard
·          Parallel R & D developments
·          The F-110, a ship for the future and an example of the process
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Vice Admiral Gregorio Bueno Murga

Head of the Plans Division of the General Staff of the Navy
Spanish Navy

10:25 am - 10:55 am SUSTAINABILITY OF NAVAL CONSTRUCTIONS IN PERU

Rear Admiral Giancarlo Jesús Polar Figari - Director of Fleet Renewal Peruvian Navy
·          The Challenges for the Sustainability of the construction of naval ships
·          The construction needs of ships for the Peruvian Navy
·          Warships of second use or Naval Constructions
·          The construction project of the multirole frigates
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Rear Admiral Giancarlo Jesús Polar Figari

Director of Fleet Renewal
Peruvian Navy

10:55 am - 11:25 am MORNING COFFEE AND NETWORKING

11:25 am - 11:55 am INTEGRATION, A KEY FACTOR OF SUCCESS FOR THE OPERATIONAL PERFORMANCE OF A SURFACE COMBATANT: NAVAL GROUP

Reserved for Naval Group

11:55 am - 12:25 pm ENHANCING MARITIME CAPABILITY AND SECURITY OF TERRITORIAL WATERS: A TTDF PERSPECTIVE

Commodore Hayden Pritchard - Chief of Defence Staff Trinidad and Tobago Defence Force
·          Examining current objectives, emerging requirements, and ship design priorities
·          Assessing the recent commissioning of coast patrol vessels and interceptors to enhance defence against asymmetrical threats
·          Outlining plans for the future decade and cooperation with regional partners 
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Commodore Hayden Pritchard

Chief of Defence Staff
Trinidad and Tobago Defence Force

12:25 pm - 12:55 pm NAVAL COMBAT SYSTEMS EVOLUTIONS FOR MILITARY VESSELS: LEONARDO

12:55 pm - 2:00 pm NETWORKING LUNCH

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm SUPPORTING CAPABILITIES OF THE CHILEAN NAVY

Captain Harold Kauer Tapia - Administrator of ASMAR Shipyard in Talcahuano ASMAR
·          Overview of the Basic Engineering Project for the Amazonian River Patrol Ship in conjunction with the Colombian Navy and the Peruvian Navy
·          NPA-500BR Project: equipping Latin America with effective patrol capacity
·          Modernisation of frigates with combat systems capable of effectively dealing with the threats of modern naval warfare
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Captain Harold Kauer Tapia

Administrator of ASMAR Shipyard in Talcahuano
ASMAR

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm ADVANCING RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT TO ENHANCE MARITIME CAPABILITY

Rear Admiral Javier Diaz Reina - President COTECMAR
·          Optimising ship design to adapt to the modern operating environment
·          Assessing electromagnetic compatibility and equipping vessels with electromagnetic warfare capacity
·          Providing an overview of current R&D efforts and outlining future projects 
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Rear Admiral Javier Diaz Reina

President
COTECMAR

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm EXAMINING SIMA’S DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS AND SHIP DESIGN PRIORITIES

Rear Admiral Herbert José Del Alamo Carrillo - Executive Director SIMA
·          Assessing ship design, modularity, and multi-role vessel construction
·          Evaluating engine propulsion, hybrid-type systems, and ways to accelerate mobility
·          Outlining priorities in ship design for the Peruvian Navy and strengthening cooperation with external partners 
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Rear Admiral Herbert José Del Alamo Carrillo

Executive Director
SIMA

3:30 pm - 12:00 am ASTINAVE’S CURRENT ACHIEVEMENTS AND PLANS FOR DEVELOPMENT

Captain (SP) Camilo Delgado Montenegro - General Director ASTINAVE
 ·          Overview of Plan Apolo and local construction of two 5009Offshore Patrol Vessels -
·          Outlining Plan Jupiter and anticipated upgrade of three warships to Esmeralda-class corvettes
·          Evaluating development opportunities and consolidating foothold in international markets 
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Captain (SP) Camilo Delgado Montenegro

General Director
ASTINAVE

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm AFTERNOON TEA AND NETWORKING

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm FUTURE NAVAL VESSELS: ONE DESIGN, MANY CLASSES, MODULAR CAPABILITIES: ST ENGINEERING

·          Overview of current Royal Navy force structure and future capabilities.
·          UK national shipbuilding strategy including Type 26 Global Combat Ship
·          Overview of Type 31e Frigate Programme
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Captain Paul Carroll

Chief Engineer for the Type 31e Light Frigate Project
Royal Navy

·          Enhancing C4ISR to monitor transactions in a more efficient manner
·          Examining the implications of the recent commissioning of  2 renovated Island-class oceanic patrol boats, enabling patrol of waters 5,500 kilometers offshore
·          Outlining emerging requirements and challenges of conducting patrol in restricted areas
·          Identifying capability gaps and procurement plans for the future decade 
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Comandant Javier Arturo Cubero Vargas

Official Director of Coast Guard Puerto Mora
Costa Rican Coast Guard

·          Examining operational challenges associated with provision of rapid assistance 
·          Upgrading communication and maritime detection to improve situational awareness and provide timely support
·          Incorporating data management systems and higher-end sensors to enhance detection of vessels with advanced signature management
·          Assessing capability gaps and methods to upgrade maritime interdiction, search and rescue, protection of fisheries 
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Rear Admiral (ret) Hermann Ibere Santos Boehmer Junior

Superintendent of Procurement and Programs Management
Brazilian Navy

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Vice-Admiral (Rtd) Francisco DEIANA

Former Director of Naval Engineering
Brazilian Navy