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The conference will tackle head-on issues such as maritime terrorism, border protection, intelligence sharing and will also take a closer look at maritime cyber security, unmanned aerial and surface platforms, future coastal surveillance technologies, Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) protection, strategic facilities and land installation protection and aerial and naval platform modernization.


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Maritime Security and Coastal Surveillance 2016 Post Show Report

With the participation from regional Navies, Air Forces, Coast Guards, Police Forces, government organisations and the defence industry, the conference featured over 150 delegates as they brainstormed and discussed the biggest challenges and strategies for maritime security and coastal surveillance in the APAC region. Key discussions centered on the maritime security environment, traditional and emerging security threats, the South China Sea environment, inter-agency collaboration, technological advancements, and operational requirements and capabilities.


Regional Naval Modernisation

Multi-concerns on sea control / post-modern and sea denial. Relatively low concern on ASW. Capacity limitation for escalating conflicts. Critical financial capacity to manage and maintain fleets. Test on the ceiling of maritime interests.

Royal Malaysian Navy 15-to-5 Transformation Programme

Royal Malaysian Navy 15-to-5 Transformation Programme: 15-to-5 Fleet Transformation, Future Potentials, Littoral Mission Ship Project, RMN Efficiency savings, LMS Project and RMN Future Fleet.

Evolution of Maritime Security in Southeast Asia

The Southeast Asian region has in recent years been plagued with multiple reports of piracy, kidnap for ransom, and theft-at sea cases. How have these threats evolved lately, and what are countries in the region doing to counter the perennial problem? What are defence procurement opportunities that have emerged as a result of these efforts?


Countering Drones

Estimated at around $127 billion, the 'drone revolution' is booming. But amongst the optimism is a creeping concern about the security and safety threat that this technology presents to critical national infrastructure, homeland security and a range of commercial sectors.

Global Maritime Reconnaissance & Surveillance Developments

Today, almost no region worldwide is unaffected by a serious security threat at sea. Fishery protection remains a serious concern for most coastlines. Piracy is resurgent in African waters. Territorial disputes in South-East Asia continue to bubble to the surface, while the Arctic Circle is slowly becoming a more prominent geopolitical concern. Latin American and Caribbean nations see no immediate end to narcotics smuggling. And of course, Europe is witness to a serious cross-sea migrant crisis. In this e-book, we explore each of these regions in more depth.

Global Maritime Patrol Aircraft Market Report 2016-17

The world market for Maritime Reconnaissance and Surveillance Systems is estimated at a value of $50 Billion over the next 10 years. This includes Maritime Patrol Aircraft, Maritime UAVs and Airborne ASW Sensors. If you are involved in this market, it is vital that you stay on top of these developments. View this complimentary report to get a rundown of the world's MPA and maritime UAV holdings, and for the latest procurement activity, ahead of this year's 13th annual Maritime Security & Coastal Surveillance Asia 2016.

The Landscape of Asia-Pacific Defence in 2017

Maritime security, missile defence, UAVs - the military balance in Asia is in flux as developing nations strengthen their coastal surveillance capabilities. In this feature article we analyse the latest strategic developments and ask five security experts, what will the security situation in Southeast Asia look like in 2017?