Leading Experts to Present at iHLS Future Forces Conference

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The Future Forces Conference and Exhibition, organized by iHLS for already the fourth year,  will present the trends and the most advanced solutions to the warfare challenges in the future battlefield.

The conference and exhibition on May 25th, 2017 offer a unique opportunity to discover technological innovation and learn from the best experts in the field from the IDF, the defense industries, and leading commercial companies:

The conference will be opened by Col. Ariel Ben Dayan, Marom Commander-in-Chief, IDF, who will speak about challenges in building and activating power in a changing reality. Then, Danny Bichman, UAV Systems Marketing Manager, IAI, will refer to the utilization of UAVs for disaster relief and human assistance. A lecture by Shlomo Aharonishki, High Commissioner (Ret.) of the Israeli Police and NSP President will follow, on civilian security – threats and challenges.

The legal aspect will be presented by Col. (Res.) Asher Halperin, former Chief Military Defense Attorney, who will speak about legal responsibility on basis of consequences of autonomous weapons use. Avi Zilberman, Head of Advanced Planning Administration – HLS, IAI Elta, will present technology’s threat detection capabilities at the naval and ground border. Nahum Liss, Senior Asst. Director – Security Division, Ben Gurion International Airport, Israel Airports Authority, will speak about the future challenges in airport security.

Lt. Col. (Res.) Boaz Zalmanowicz, former Head of Combat Doctrine Branch in the General Staff, IDF, will speak about conceptualizing the future battlefield. Mathew Brecher, International Business Development Manager at Cathexis, will present the use of VMS (video management systems) analytics in modern threat management solutions. Asaf Picciotto, Polaris Solutions CEO, will focus on battlefield survivability,

It is an opportunity to meet developers and entrepreneurs, defense industries, startups, end users, expert groups, investors, customers, and all the professional members of the future forces’ technologies ecosystem.


Booth/sponsorship: Keren Kalderon  kerenk@i-HLS.com   +972-52-3653165

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