Regional CIS Experts to Present at Mobile Deployable Communications 2020

SMi Group Reports: Regional speakers will gather at the 13th Mobile Deployable Communications Conference in Warsaw, Poland on the 30 and 31 January 2020.

Regional CIS Experts to Present at Mobile Deployable Communications 2020

London, United Kingdom, September 16, 2019 –(– The 13th annual Mobile Deployable Communications Conference will feature high class presentations by esteemed regional presenters from Poland, Romania, Lithuania and NATO.

This annual military conference is the only one of its kind to address CIS in the Eastern European operational environment. As the capabilities of near-peer adversaries increase, the necessity to remain on the cutting edge of mobile deployable communication grows ever more important.

Key regional CIS program managers and communication experts will share updates and guidance regarding future equipment requirements and procurement processes. In addition to the regional presenters, their international allies will present on tactical edge communication and ensuring interoperability.

Register by Monday 30 September to save £400 with the early bird discount. Registrations can be made online at:

Regional presentations at the conference will include:

1) Modern CIS Demands and Strategy of the Polish Armed Forces
Brigadier General Robert Drozd, Chief of the Command and Control J6 Directorate, Polish Armed Forces

2) Polish CIS R&D: Supporting the Mobile Warrior with Cutting-Edge Communications
Dr Joanna Sliwa, Head of C4I Systems, Military Communications Institute

3) Delivering Communications at the Tactical Edge: Romanian CIS
Colonel Mihai Burlacu, Deputy Head of Communications and IT Department, Romanian Defence Staff

4) CIS within the Lithuanian Armed Forces: Building New Capabilities
Major Dainius Aleksa, CIS Senior Officer, Defence Staff, Lithuanian Armed Forces

5) NATO Force Integration Unit Poland: Enabling a Rapidly Deployable CIS Capability
Major Krystian Strzalkowski, J6 Branch Head, NFIU POL, NATO Force Integration Unit Poland Security of Mobile Communications

6) Challenges and Opportunities in Cyber Systems
Lieutenant Colonel Bartosz Jasiul, Head of Cyber Security Laboratory, Military Communication Institute

7) Cyber Resilience for Deployable Communications through NATO Frameworks
Mr Wieslaw Gozdziewicz, Cyber Security Expert, Kosciuszko Institute

Technological advances in electronic warfare (EW) will also be the focus of the pre-conference workshop, titled “The Challenge of Electromagnetic Disruption,” Wednesday 29 January 2020. Hosted by Colonel (Ret’d) Ralph Thiele, Director, Stratbyrd Consulting. The session will provide a comprehensive overview of EW challenges in coalition missions: A2/AD, C4ISR, Network Centric, Cyber. It will discuss relevant threats, understand how to deal with operational challenges and explore disruptive technologies ahead.

The full event programme and speaker line up is available for download from the event website at:

Mobile Deployable Communications Conference
Warsaw, Poland
30-31 January 2020

Should you wish to speak, sponsor and/or exhibit at Mobile Deployable Communications 2020, please contact Sadia Malick on: +44 (0) 20 7827 6748 or For delegate enquiries, please contact James Hitchen on +44 (0) 20 7827 6054 or email

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Published at Mon, 16 Sep 2019 12:27:00 +0000