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Disruptive Technology

DisTec at GSOF Symposium Europe 2022

Breaking the boundaries of Special Operations Forces Capabilities

New in 2022, the Disruptive Technology (DisTec) show floor theatre was designed to provide an innovative forum at GSOF Symposium Europe. Our speakers explored cutting-edge solutions and technological breakthroughs, re-shaping the future of special operations forces (SOF) worldwide.

Across the two full symposium and exhibition days, international thought leaders were invited to share their insights, while pioneering exhibitors presented their newest research and technological advancements.

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Topics covered included

The DisTec theatre at our previous event witnessed specialist speakers share their expertise on the latest developments across the below key areas:

  • Intelligence, Surveillance, Target Acquisition, and Reconnaissance (ISTAR)
  • Command, Control, Communications, Computers (C4) Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR)
  • Autonomous systems and countermeasures

  • Resilient communications

  • Geographic information systems

  • Data Analytics

What were the key sessions for 2022? Take a look here or click on the below button:

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SOF experts who spoke at Budapest

  • Dr.  Colone Imre Porkoláb l Deputy National Armaments Director for Defence Innovation | Matthias Corvinus Collegium
  • Professor Tarek Abdelzaher | Professor of Computer Science | University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
  • Michael Grochol | CEO | Iron EagleX, Inc.
  • Mr.  Lieutenant Colonel (Retd) Michael Campbell | President and General Manager | Privoro Government Solutions
  • Mr. Rich Hart | Principal Professional, Customer Engagement/Business Solutions | Samsung Global B2G
  • Dr. Nick Porter | Regional Sales Manager | Epiq Solutions
  • Alex Martin | CEO | Clearspeed
  • Tristam Constant | Director | Anduril Industries
  • Rob Balloch | Strategy, Sales and Marketing Director | MARSS
  • Mr. Stefano Crosta | VP Software Engineering | MARSS
  • Dr. Alex Reche Martinez | VP ML & AI Research | MARSS
  • Mr. Shaun Barry | Business Development Manager | Spectra Group (UK) Ltd
  • Mr. Dave O'Brien | Technical Lead - Troposcatter | Spectra Group (UK) Ltd