Conference Agenda

MAST Med 2022 Grand Hyatt, Central Athens, Greece

Wed 2 Nov 2022

9:00 Wed 2 Nov 2022

9:00–11:00

Opening and Keynote Session

CHAIR: Admiral Kosmas Christidis, Honourable Chief, Hellenic Navy General Staff, Greece

The Mediterranean - The Laboratory for Naval Warfare

Invited speakers:

  • OPENING SPEAKER
    Dimitrios Vitsas, 4th Deputy Speaker of Hellenic Parliament, Alternate Minister of National Defense (2015–2018), Minister of Migration Policy (2018–2019), Greece
  • Rear Admiral Polychronis Koulouris, Deputy Commander in Chief of Hellenic Fleet
  • Michael Stewart (Chairman of NATO Naval Armaments Group), Director US Navy Unmanned Task Force, USA
  • Admiral TBA, French Navy, France

10:00 Wed 2 Nov 2022

10:00–17:30

Exhibition Open

11:00 Wed 2 Nov 2022

11:00–12:00

Coffee Break

Exhibition Hall

12:00 Wed 2 Nov 2022

13:30 Wed 2 Nov 2022

13:30–14:30

Lunch Break

Exhibition Hall

14:30 Wed 2 Nov 2022

14:30–16:00

Plenary Session

CHAIR: Jeroen de Jonge, TNO Defence, Safety and Security, Netherlands

Mediterranean Defence Industry: Policies, Plans, Procurement

Speakers:

  • Matteo Bisceglia, Director of OCCAR-EA, Germany
  • Evangelos V Hristoforou, Professor, Director, Laboratory of Electronic Sensors, Hellenic National Technical University of Athens, Greece
  • Captain Vasilios Theodorou, Surface Project Director, Armaments Directorate, Hellenic Navy General Staff, Greece
  • TBA, Hellenic Aerospace Security & Defense Industries Group (HASDIG), Greece

16:00 Wed 2 Nov 2022

16:00–16:30

Coffee Break

16:30 Wed 2 Nov 2022

19:30 Wed 2 Nov 2022

19:30–22:30

MAST Party

MAST MED party

Fabulous, fun and free-of-charge to exhibitors and delegates alike, MAST’s first post-Covid-19 party will pay homage to our Hellenic hosts: a gala evening of Greek-themed entertainment, music, accompanied by a luscious buffet and libations (location to be confirmed).

Thu 3 Nov 2022

9:00 Thu 3 Nov 2022

9:00–10:30

Plenary Session

CHAIR: Rear Admiral Radamanthys Fountoulakis

Digital Ocean: from Sea-bed to Space

Speakers:

  • Vice Admiral Brad Cooper (invited), Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Central Command
  • Commodore Michael D. Brasseur, Commander of Task Force 59, USN, USA
  • Professor Ionnis A. Daglis, President, Hellenic Space Center, Greece
  • Vice Admiral (ret'd) Georgios Christopoulos, Chief Operating Officer (COO), Laskaridis Shipping, Greece

9:00–18:00

NATO Event

NATO Naval Armaments Group Annual Meeting

NATO logo

10:00 Thu 3 Nov 2022

10:00–17:30

Exhibition Open

10:30 Thu 3 Nov 2022

10:30–11:30

Coffee Break

Exhibition Hall

11:30 Thu 3 Nov 2022

13:00 Thu 3 Nov 2022

13:00–14:00

Lunch Break

Exhibition Hall

14:00 Thu 3 Nov 2022

15:30 Thu 3 Nov 2022

15:30–16:00

Coffee Break

Exhibition Hall

16:00 Thu 3 Nov 2022

16:00–17:30

Plenary Session

CHAIR: Admiral Kosmas Christidis, Honourable Chief, Hellenic Navy General Staff, Greece

The Mediterranean - Crossroads of Immigration

Speakers:

  • Notis Mitarachi, Minister of Migration & Asylum, Greece
  • Captain Christos Katsougiannopoulos, Deputy Director Operations Department, Hellenic Coast Guard HQ, Greece
  • TBA, FRONTEX (European Border and Coast Guard Agency), Poland

17:30 Thu 3 Nov 2022

17:30–18:30

Reception

Drinks Reception

Exhibition Hall

Fri 4 Nov 2022

9:00 Fri 4 Nov 2022

9:00–18:00

NATO Event

NATO Naval Armaments Group Annual Meeting

NATO logo

13:00 Fri 4 Nov 2022

13:00–14:00

Lunch Break

Networking lunch

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Papers, by First Author

Papers, by Country/Company

Academy for Science and Technology

Royal Danish Defence College

Egypt

France

Airbus

ECA GROUP

ENSTA Bretagne

MBDA

Ministry of Defence (DGA)

Naval Group and PSL University

Thales

UNSEENLABS

Germany

Greece

Hellenic Naval Academy

Hellenic Navy

Lambda Automata

SOTIRIA Technology

THALES HELLAS

University of Macedonia

University of Pelloponese

India

Italy

Fincantieri S.p.A.

L3Harris

MIUR

National Research Council (CNR) - INSEAN

Malaysia

National Defense University

Poland

CTM (R&D Marine Technology Centre)

Spain

Grupo CPS

United Kingdom

United States

Channel Logistics, LLC dba Space-Eyes

Multinational Maritime Security COE

Stottler Henke Associates, Inc.

U.S. Navy

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