28 November 2023

European Defence Sector: Navigating the Future through Skills & Innovation

Join us for the Conference “European Defence Sector: Navigating the Future through Skills and Innovation”, an exciting in-person event. This event is the perfect opportunity to connect with like-minded professionals, gain valuable insights, and explore cutting-edge trends in the European Defence sector.

Don’t miss out on this unique chance to expand your network and exchange ideas!


Time: 28 November 2023, 09.00am – 06.00pm

Place: 6 Rue des Pères Blancs, 1040 Etterbeek, Belgium

Price: free

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  • Keynote “The role of education in shaping the future of defence”
  • Panel discussion “AI in defence: tapping on opportunities or taking risks?”
  • Panel discussion “Human capital: recruiting and retaining in defence”
  • European Defence Challenge IV edition Award
  • Fireside chat: “Vision 2050: Anticipating skills and technological needs in defence”
  • Closing keynote “Sectoral skills strategy for defence: A new era of defence partnerships”
  • Networking reception “Forging Alliances: The Future Skills for the European Defence”

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