The American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce and Symeon G. Tsomokos S.A. are co-organizing for the 7th consecutive year the annual EXPOSEC-DEFENSEWORLD Conference, entitled “Defining a modern defense and security strategy”.The conference will take place in Athens on Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at the Hellenic Armed Forces Officers Club (LAED), under the auspices of the Ministry of National Defense and the General Directorate for Defence Investments and Armaments (GDDIA).
The constant change in geostrategic relationships creates the need for a modern and flexible national defense and security strategy, to be implemented in an environment of complementary actions and special co-operations and will effectively fortify the country from external and internal dangers. The forces needed for strategic planning and crisis management at national level and political will exist. The necessary consensus and constructive cooperation are the requirements needed to address the ever-changing and complex threats which jeopardize democratic values and affect the safety of citizens.
The role of the Greek defense industry as an important factor in the implementation of programs by the armed forces and a valuable partner in international programs (co-operations, co-productions, cutting-edge technology transfer) will be discussed during the conference and analyzed by distinguished speakers from Greece and abroad.
Εxposec-Defenseworld conference has been established as an important forum for dialogue between experts from the defense and security sectors. It is expected with great interest from its active audience consisting of representatives from international organizations and institutes, policy makers, diplomats and high-ranking military personnel from foreign embassies, members of the academic community, public officials, high-ranking officials of the Hellenic armed and security forces and security forces and others.
Topics to be discussed at the conference include:
- Geopolitical Re-arrangements in the Eastern Mediterranean and the role of Greece in promoting stability and security in the wider region
- High-value investments through productive synergies
- Homeland security strategy in practive
- Refugee – Migration Policy: The necessity of an integrated action plan based on international law
- Risks, threats and challenges of cyberspace
ΥΠΟ ΤΗΝ ΑΙΓΙΔΑ | UNDER THE AUSPICES
MINISTRY OF NATIONAL DEFENCE
GENERAL DIRECTORATE FOR DEFENCE INVESTMENTS AND ARMAMENTS (GDDIA)
ΜΕ ΤΗΝ ΥΠΟΣΤΗΡΙΞΗ| WITH THE SUPPORT
- May 7, 2019
9:00 am - 5:30 pm