Ballistic Missile Defence: A UK Perspective

24 November 2016

QinetiQ, Farnborough


Do the UK need BMD systems, and if so what, where and when?

Conference Highlight

The potential BMD threats in the UK will be explored in six key areas:

* NATO BMD - A UK Threat Study

* NATO BMD Programme and Architecture

* Effective Acquisition of a Credible BMD Capability for the UK

* Medium Range BMD Conceptual Design

*Exploitation of Prior Intellegience for Enhancement of Anti-Ship BMD (ASBMD) Weapon Systems Capasbility

*SAMPSON Experimental BMD on T45

The scope of the conference will examine the BMD threats and look at the UK response to those threats as part of a wider BMD strategy. This is a growing defence concern and a system that the UK will fundamentally play a key role in.

Why Should you attend?

*Examine the BMD threats and look at the UK response to those threats as part of a wider BMD strategy

* Take away actions that will help support your business in responding to the BMD threats in the UK

Please note that this is a classified conference and open to UK NATIONALS ONLY. Delegates must already hold the necessary Government security clearance to attend and will be required to submit a delegate security form which will be sent to you upon completion of registration.


Details of the programme can be found by clicking the link on the right hand side. Registration can be completed online.


Non-Member £350.00 + VAT
Corporate Member £300.00 + VAT
RAeS Member £245.00 + VAT
Baseline Member £95.00 +VAT

Register online, or for any questions contact the Conferences Team


Take Advantage of preferential hotel rates offered to RAeS Delegates by visiting our dedicated HotelMap site.

Speaker Details

Dr Bryan Wells, Defence Science & Technology Strategy Director

Provides advice to Ministers/senior officials Defence S&T including strategic Missile Defence (MD). Supports the Defence Research & Development (R&D) Board in defining the Science & Technology (S&T) strategy/policy to effectively manage the Research Programme. Identifies more cost effective options for military capability, so investment brings maximum benefit to UK Armed Forces.


QinetiQ, Farnborough

QinetiQ Farnborough

A7 1001

Cody Technology Park

Building A7

Ively Road

GU14 0LX