11 - 12 December, 2018 | Hilton London Canary Wharf, London, United Kingdom

Meet the Speakers

Chairman


Lieutenant Colonel (ret) Mark Wickham
Lieutenant Colonel (ret) Mark Wickham
Chairman
Counter-Explosive Threat and Demining

2018 Speakers


The Rt Hon Dr Matthew Offord MP
The Rt Hon Dr Matthew Offord MP
Chair
All Party Parliamentary Group on Explosive WeaponsThreats
Agnes Marcaillou
Agnes Marcaillou
Director
United Nations Mine Action Service
Major General Massoud Azizi
Major General Massoud Azizi
Deputy Minister of Interior
Afghanistan
Major General (ret) James Cowan CBE DSO,
Major General (ret) James Cowan CBE DSO,
Chief Executive Officer
the HALO Trust
Colonel Daniel Reyland
Colonel Daniel Reyland
Commanding Officer 29 Group EOD and Search
British Army
Colonel Zarach Scott
Colonel Zarach Scott
Commanding Officer Defence Explosive Ordnance Disposal, Munitions and Search Training Regiment (DEODS)
British Army
Lieutenant Colonel Guy Moverley
Lieutenant Colonel Guy Moverley
Army Advisor, EOD/C-IED
Department for International Trade
Mr Stefano Toscano
Mr Stefano Toscano
Director
Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining (GICHD)
Stephen Bryant
Stephen Bryant
Chief Technical Advisor - Mine Action
United Nations Development Programme
General(ret) Mahmoud Bayati
General(ret) Mahmoud Bayati
Director General, Counter-Terrorism and National Security Advisor
Iraq
Commander Wiggo Korsvik
Commander Wiggo Korsvik
SO EOD & IEDD J3-3 National Operations
Norwegian Joint Headquarters
Brigadier General Maroon Hitti
Brigadier General Maroon Hitti
Advisor for Security & Defense, Office of the Prime Minister
Lebanon
Colonel Stephen Kavanaugh
Colonel Stephen Kavanaugh
Deputy Commander
NATO C-IED Centre of Excellence
Colonel Attila Csurgó
Colonel Attila Csurgó
Commander of the 1st EOD and River Fleet Regiment
Hungarian Armed Forces
Mr Ali Younes
Mr Ali Younes
Regional Advisor, Terrorism Prevention Branch, Regional Office for the Middle East and North Africa
United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime
Pehr Lodhammar
Pehr Lodhammar
Senior Programme Manager
United Nations Mine Action Service Iraq
John V. Simpson
Raven’s Challenge Program Manager/COR Director, Region VI IABTI
National Center for Explosives Training and Research (US)
Nigel Ellway
Nigel Ellway
Chair
All Party Parliamentary Group on Explosive Weapons
Dr Louise Tumchewics
Dr Louise Tumchewics
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British Army Centre for Historical Analysis and Conflict Research (CHACR)
Emily Knowles
Emily Knowles
Programme Director Remote Warfare Programme
Oxford Research Group
Melanie Moughton
Melanie Moughton
Chief Executive
Felix Fund – the bomb disposal charity
Colonel (Ret'd) Rob Hyde-Bales
Consulting Editor
The Counter-IED Report
Dr. Edwin Bundy
Dr. Edwin Bundy
Program Manager Improvised Device Defeat Subgroup Technical Support Working Group
Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office, US DoD