Event update

As a consequence of the ongoing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, GSOF Symposium Europe will no longer take place in 2020. The next edition will be held on 26-28 October 2021 at the Warsaw Marriott Hotel, Poland.

500+

Attendees

25+

Nations Represented

45%

Military/Government Attendees

40+

Sponsors & Exhibitors
  • "The successful launch of the European SOF Symposium and the dedicated following that it has already secured, has demonstrated a greater appetite for this event for the future. To be able to grow the event, the Foundation selected Clarion Events as its delivery partner."
    Meaghan Keeler-Pettigrew
    COO, Global SOF Foundation
  • "The 2021 symposium will fulfil our collective desire to execute a world-class event to highlight Poland’s important contributions to European security and the significance of special operations forces globally."
    Tracy Bebbington
    Event Director, Clarion Defence & Security
  • "Clarion’s established reputation within the defence community for executing high quality events will enable us to take this event to the next level.”
    Meaghan Keeler-Pettigrew
    COO, Global SOF Foundation
  • "We have developed excellent relationships with Polish special forces and key regional defence ministers who have offered outstanding support. While it was disappointing to defer the event until October 2021, we look forward to joining belated Centennial celebrations of Poland’s famous victory in the Battle of Warsaw."
    Stu Bradin
    President/CEO, Global SOF Foundation
  • “We are delighted to have the opportunity to collaborate with such a focused organisation and to enhance our offering to the military audience as we bring the international SOF community together in Warsaw.”
    Tracy Bebbington
    Event Director, Clarion Defence & Security

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