Programme MS&D 2018

Preparing for future challenges

6 – 7 September 2018

Central Entrance, Room Chicago, 3rd floor
Status: August 2018, subject to alterations


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06.09.2018
08:30 - 09:00
Chicago Lounge, 3rd floor - MS&D - the international conference on maritime security and defence

MS&D: Registration

09:00 - 10:00
Central Entrance, Room Chicago, 3rd Floor - MS&D - the international conference on maritime security and defence

MS&D: Opening

09:00 l Welcome
Bernd Aufderheide,
President and CEO Hamburg Messe und Congress

09:10 l Chairman’s remarks
Jan Wiedemann,
NAVAL FORCES

09:15 l Keynote Speech: Developments in the worldwide maritime security situation
Rear Admiral (UH) Thorsten Kaehler,
Chief of Staff German Navy Headquarters
10:00 - 15:00
Central Entrance, Room Chicago, 3rd Floor - MS&D - the international conference on maritime security and defence

MS&D: Panel I – Maritime Security

Regional Maritime Security

10:00 - 10:30
"Maritime Security and Balance of Powers in East Asia"
Dr. Sarah Kirchberger,
Head of the Center for Asia-Pacific Strategy and Security, Institute for Security Policy, Kiel University (ISPK)

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee



11:00 - 11:30
"China’s strife for economic and military power"
Dr. Sarah Kirchberger

11:30 - 12:00
“A Southern African perspective on maritime security"
Hanno Teuteberg, Rear Admiral (UH) (Ret)
South African Navy

12:00 - 12:15
Q & R

12:15 - 13:15 Lunch

(Foyer Chicago)

Global Warming and Maritime Security

13:15 - 13:45
"The effects of global warming on maritime security"
Prof. Dr. Christian Webersik,
Deputy Director, Centre for Integrated Emergency Management (CIEM), Department of Global Development and Planning, University of Agder, Norway

13:45 - 14:15
"The impact of ice melting on the maritime security in the Arctic"
Dr. Patricia Schneider,
Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy, University of Hamburg (IFSH)

14:15 - 14:30
Q & A

14:30 - 15:00 Coffee


15:00 - 17:30
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MS&D: Panel II – Maritime Defence

Littoral Operations and Harbour Protection

15:00 - 15:30
"Flexible Interoperable Toolbox for Future Operational Requirements in Confined and Shallow Waters (FIT FOR CSW) – Modularity, Mission Modules and the way ahead"
Commander (S.G.) Peter de Groot, Royal Netherlands Navy, NATO Centre of Excellence for Operations in Confined and Shallow Waters (COE CSW)

15:30 - 16:00
"Propulsion systems for enhanced maneuvering in confined and shallow waters"
Kai Glasebach,
Schottel

16:00 - 16:30
"Protection of harbours and high-value naval installations"
Sezgin Kama, STL Systems

16:30 - 17:00
"Airborne Pollution Control in congested waters"
Commander (S.G.) Stefan Becker,
German Navy

17:00 - 17:15
Q & A
18:30

MS&D: Reception – on invitation only

07.09.2018
08:30 - 09:00
Central Entrance, Room Chicago, 3rd Floor - MS&D - the international conference on maritime security and defence

MS&D: Registration

09:00 - 10:15
Central Entrance, Room Chicago, 3rd Floor - MS&D - the international conference on maritime security and defence

MS&D Panel II – Maritime Defence (Continuation)

The Cyber Threat

09:00 - 09:30
"Cyber Security in the Maritime Domain – New threats for naval operations"
Patrick O’Keeffe,
Institute for Security Policy, Kiel University (ISPK) and Managing Director AMC Solutions

09:30 - 10:00
"Cyber security – Risks for complex vessel newbuilding and operations"
Patrick Rossi,
DNV GL

10:00 - 10:15
Q & A
10:15 - 15:45
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MS&D: Panel III - Naval Technology

Technological cooperation

10:15 - 10:45
"International Structured Cooperation – Why, how and to what extent?"
Dr. Hans Christoph Atzpodien,
Managing Director, Federation of German Security & Defence Industries (BDSV)

10:45 - 11:15 Coffee



New Technologies

11:15 - 11:45
"More versatile and powerful than ever before: The Conventional Submarine of the future"
Andreas Burmester, Member of the Executive Board, thyssenkrupp Marine Systems

11:45 - 12:15
"IDAS - Interactive Defence and Attack System for Submarines"
Klaus-Eberhard Moeller,
Diehl Defence

12:15 - 12:45
"High Energy Laser (HEL) effectors for naval applications"
Alexander Graf,
Rheinmetall Waffe Munition

12:45 - 13:00
Q & A

13:00 - 14:00 Lunch



Unmanned Systems

14:00 - 14:30
"Military automatic und autonomous systems – Where is the “red line”?"
Dr. Ulrike Franke,
European Council on Foreign Relations

14:30 - 15:00
"Fully unmanned MCM Detect-to-Engage Operations"
Christian Wornik, Atlas Elektronik

15:00 - 15:30
"VSR700 – The Vertical Unmanned Aerial System (VUAS) for military applications"
Sebastian Mayr, Airbus Helicopters

15:30 - 15:45
Q & A
15:45 - 16:00
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MS&D: Closing

15:45 - 15:55
Chairman’s assessment of MS&D 2018
Jan Wiedemann,
NAVAL FORCES

15:55 - 16:00
Closing Remarks
Bernd Aufderheide,
President and CEO Hamburg Messe und Congress

16:00 l End of MS&D 2018