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                                                                                    Conference
                                                             16 -17 November 2009
                                                                               RSME Chatham
                                                                                    Kent, UK
    HOSTED BY THE ROYAL SCHOOL OF MILITARY ENGINEERING (RSME)




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                                                                              OPENING ADDRESS
                                                 Brigadier Barry Le Grys, EinC(A), British Army, UK
                                                                             KEYNOTE ADDRESS
                                                   Major General Don Riley, Deputy Commander,
                                                               US Army Corps of Engineers, USA

  Book online at www.shephard.co.uk
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                                                                                                        Conference
                                                                                              16-17 November 2009
                                                                                                    RSME Chatham,
                                                                                                          Kent, UK

MILITARY ENGINEERING 2009 CONFERENCE IS HOSTED BY THE
ROYAL SCHOOL OF MILITARY ENGINEERING (RSME)

The Military Engineering 2009 Conference is being held for the      CONFERENCE DAY 1 – MONDAY 16 NOVEMBER
first time at the Royal School of Military Engineering (RSME),      The conference commences at 13.00 in the
with the full support of the Engineer in Chief (Army). This is      Command Wing Auditorium. At the end of
the definitive event for the international military engineering     the conference on Day 1 there will be a Drinks
community.                                                          Reception in the RE Museum. There will also be a
                                                                    Gala Dinner for all attendees, which will be held
                                                                    at the prestigious RE Headquarter Mess, on the
Sappers are unique soldiers in their respective services, active
                                                                    evening of 16 November. All delegates are invited
all over the world in conflict and in peacetime. From fighting
                                                                    but spaces are limited, so please be advised that
alongside the combat arms to purifying water, making maps           places are on a first come, first served basis.
and building accommodation, engineers play a vital role in the
effectiveness of the armed forces. In peacetime, their skills and    CONFERENCE DAY 2 – MONDAY 17 NOVEMBER
resources are used to help civilian populations cope with and       After the Conference finishes on Day 2 after
recover from conflict and natural disaster. With an opening         lunch, there will be an optional guided tour of
address from Brigadier Barry Le Grys, Engineer in Chief, British    the workshops where you can see first hand
Army, and with a programme developed directly with                  the Royal Engineers learning their skills. The
the support of the Royal Engineers, this is a must-attend event     trade workshops tour will give a snapshot of
                                                                    training in all construction trades to meet the
for all those with an interest in this field.
                                                                    operational requirements of defence from design
                                                                    draughtsman and survey engineers to bricklayers,
                                                                    carpenters, joiners, electricians, fabricators, and
AN INTERNATIONAL AUDIENCE                                           heating and plumbing engineers. The trades are
                                                                    a vital component of the Royal Engineers’ ability
Military Engineering 2009 is intended for an international          to design, resource, construct and maintain
audience from defence and industry, and it promises                 significant expeditionary infrastructure – helping
to provide an informative and stimulating debate on                 our armed forces to live, move and fight.
how sappers will develop the capability to match the
operational requirements of the future. Industry displays           Quote from Military Engineering 2008 participant:
and demonstrations will be set up in the RE Museum during           “Military Engineering gives us the latest developments
lunch and the drinks reception, where there will be plenty of       in the area of combat and support engineers and also
opportunities for private discussions and networking.               the latest factory developments.”

 DELEGATE PACKAGE INCLUDES:
   Executive package with list of all attendees, speakers’
   biographies, and online access to presentations after the
   conference
   Optional tour of RSME trade workshops
   Gala Dinner
   FREE one-year subscription to Land Warfare International
   and Military Logistics International magazines
   UNLIMITED ACCESS to conference sessions and displays             Image courtesy of Hesco



              To book your delegate place at Military Engineering 2009, please contact:
                Kathy Burwood on +44 (0)1753 727019 or email kb@shephard.co.uk
                                                                                                       Conference
                                                                                             16-17 November 2009
                                                                                                   RSME Chatham,
                                                                                                         Kent, UK

PARTNERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES AT MILITARY ENGINEERING 2009
In addition to being directly identified with this prestigious conference, partnership enables your company to enhance its visibility,
brand awareness and reputation among the most senior representatives from the military engineering community, whilst enabling
you to engage an industry-focused audience in a relaxed atmosphere of goodwill.

Partnership opportunities include:
    Gala Dinner SPONSORED BY                              Delegate Lanyards                             Refreshment Break Day One and Two
    Official Drinks Reception                             Delegate Folders                              Event Guides SPONSORED BY
    Registration and Refreshments on Arrival              Delegate Bags SPONSORED BY                    Delegate Gifts
    SPONSORED BY                                          Lunch Breaks Day One and Two                  Quarter-page Advert in Event Guide


Although the Military Engineering Conference will not feature an exhibition, there are a number of limited spaces available for pop-
up/table-top displays within the refreshment area. Packages can be tailored to suit your individual needs.
           For further information on becoming a partner or to book pop-up/table-top displays, please contact:
                           Kathy Burwood on +44 (0)1753 727019 or email kb@shephard.co.uk




 Image courtesy of US Army
 Taken by Kimberly Warren



VENUE AND HOTEL INFORMATION
Venue
RSME Chatham
Brompton Barracks
Wood Street
Chatham, Kent
ME4 4UG
UK

Hotel
Ramada Encore Chatham Hotel                    Tel: +44 (0) 844 801 0313
Western Avenue                                 Web: www.encorechatham.co.uk
Chatham Historic Dockyard
Chatham, Kent
ME4 4NT
UK
For hotel bookings, please call the hotel directly on +44 (0) 844 8010 313 and quote ‘Shephard’s Military Engineering Conference’.
Rooms must be reserved by 05/10/2009 for the group rate of £75.00. Any reservations made after this date will be at the best
available rate at the time of booking.

                      To book your delegate place at Military Engineering 2009, please contact:
                        Kathy Burwood on +44 (0)1753 727019 or email kb@shephard.co.uk
                             Conference Programme Day One – Monday 16 November 2009


*Speaker in italics is TBC                                                                                 Programme may be subject to change

                                 12.00 - 12.45 – REGISTRATION AND REFRESHMENTS SPONSORED BY
 12.45        OPENING REMARKS
              Brigadier Barry Le Grys, Engineer in Chief (Army), UK MoD
 13.15        KEYNOTE ADDRESS
              Major General Don Riley, Deputy Commanding General, US Army Corps of Engineers
                                            SESSION ONE – ENGINEERING CAPABILITY
                               Panel Chairman: Brigadier Barry Le Grys, Engineer in Chief (Army), UK MoD
 14.00        GROUND MANOEUVRE CAPABILITY – THE BROAD PICTURE
              Colonel John Patterson, Assistant Director Capability, Ground Manoeuvre, UK MoD
 14.20        CURRENT MANOEUVRE SUPPORT PROGRAMMES
              Group Captain Paul Ridge, Royal Air Force, Manoeuvre Support Team Leader, Defence Equipment and Support, UK
 14.40        FUTURE MANOEUVRE SUPPORT REQUIREMENTS
              Brigadier Barry Le Grys, Engineer in Chief (Army), UK MoD
                                           15.00 - 15.30 – REFRESHMENTS AND DISPLAYS
                                          SESSION TWO – OPERATIONS IN AFGHANISTAN
 15.30        THE JOINT FORCE ENGINEER GROUP
              Lieutenant Colonel Jim Weeden, CO 24 Commando Engineer Regiment, British Army
 15.50        COUNTERING IMPROVISED BOMBS - CURRENT CAPABILITY, EMERGING THREATS, CAPABILITY DEVELOPMENTS
              Colonel J A H Welch, Commander, 29 (EOD and Search) Group, British Army
 16.10        THE STRATEGIC VIEW
              Major General Mungo Melvin, Senior Army Member (Designate), Royal College of Defence Studies, UK
 16.40        OPEN FORUM
                        17.00 - 19.00 – DELEGATE FREE TIME – Coaches provided to Ramada Encore Chatham
                                             19.30 - 22.30 – GALA DINNER SPONSORED BY
                          Coaches provided from Ramada Encore Chatham at 19.00 and returning at 22.30




 Image courtesy of US Army
 Taken by Capt James Reid




                                                                 For more information visit www.shephard.co.uk/events
                           Conference Programme Day Two – Tuesday 17 November 2009


                                                                                                       Programme may be subject to change

                                     08.00 - 09.00 – REFRESHMENTS AND DISPLAYS
                          SESSION THREE – NOVEL REQUIREMENTS AND TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS
09.00       EMERGING AND NOVEL MILITARY REQUIREMENTS
            Lieutenant Colonel Laurence Quinn, SO1 Infrastructure, HQ E in C (A), British Army
09.20       Pat McGlead, QinetiQ
09.40       Dr Leo Rinaldo, Business Development Manager, Advanced Technical Centre, BAE Systems
10.00       Paul Kitchen, Business Development, Peli Products (UK) Ltd
10.20       OPEN FORUM
                                      10.40 - 11.10 – REFRESHMENTS AND DISPLAYS
                                   SESSION FOUR – INDUSTRIAL MILITARY PARTNERSHIP
11.10       Brigadier Nick Baveystock, Commandant, Royal School of Military Engineering, UK
            Tim Redfern, Managing Director, HOLDFAST Training Services Ltd, UK
11.50       Colonel Guy Wilmshurst-Smith, Commander, 170 (Infrastructure Support) Engineer Group, British Army
12.10       OPEN FORUM
                                            12.30 - 14.00 – LUNCH AND DISPLAYS
                                                     CONFERENCE CLOSE




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MILITARY ENGINEERING 2009 REGISTRATION AND BOOKING FORM

                                                             Fax this booking form                               For enquiries call                               For enquiries email
                       Online
                                                             to Kathy Burwood                                    Kathy Burwood                                    Kathy Burwood
          www.shephard.co.uk                            +44 (0)1753 727002                               +44 (0)1753 727019                                  kb@shephard.co.uk
 YOUR INFORMATION (all fields are mandatory) - Please photocopy this form for multiple delegates.
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 Which of the following best describes your job title?
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  Senior Officer/Senior Management            Executive                                                        Analyst                      Technician

 RATES        Please indicate your selection clearly using a tick and delete where applicable.                                Rates are INCLUSIVE of 15% UK VAT tax.
 DELEGATE RATES                                        Standard
    Industry rate                                        £1,045
    Exhibitor/ADS Members rate                           £815
    SME rate (Businesses with 250 employees or less)     £575
    Military/Government rate                             £345
    OF5 and above plus                                   FREE (subject to availability)
    Civil Servants Band B2
    Gala Dinner on 16 November 2009 at RSME              Complimentary to all delegates (numbers are limited - first come first served)
    Officers’ Mess
    Optional tour of RSME trade workshops at             Complimentary to all delegates (numbers are limited - first come first served)
    end of conference on 17 November 2009
 PAYMENT METHOD (TICK AS APPROPRIATE)

     Invoice
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                                                                                                                              Shephard Conferences and Exhibitions Limited

     Bank Transfer
 Transfer to: Shephard Conferences and Exhibitions Limited, National Westminster Bank plc, 63 High Street, Burnham, BUCKINGHAMSHIRE, SL1 7JU, UK
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                                          Credit card payments for sponsorship and exhibition packages will be subject to a surcharge of 2.5%.
                                                                                                                DELEGATE TERMS AND CONDITIONS
                                                                                                                1. No delegate will be allowed into conference sessions unless full fees have been
                                                                                                                received prior to the event.
 Signature                                                 Date          /       /                              2. Registrations within 7 days of the event must be made by credit card.
                                                                                                                3. Delegate places may not be shared.
 DATA PROTECTION                                                                                                4. Substitution of delegates is permitted, provided that the organisers are
 Your details will be held confidentially and will only be used by The Shephard Group to process                 informed in advance in writing.
                                                                                                                5. Once a booking form has been received by the organisers and joining
 your order and provide you with additional news and information on Shephard products.                          instructions issued, any cancellation, which must be received in writing, will be
 Occasionally we may make our lists available to carefully screened third parties.                              subject to the following:
     Place a clear X in the box if you do not wish to receive information of interest from other                  • All cancellations received more than one calendar month prior to the event will
 companies approved by The Shephard Group.                                                                          be subject to a 10% administration fee.
                                                                                                                  • No refund of delegate fees will be made for cancellations received within one
     Place a clear X in the box if you do not wish to receive information about new events and                      calendar month of the event.
 offers from The Shephard Group.                                                                                6. By providing your email address on this booking form, you consent to The
                                                                                                                Shephard Group using this to inform you of other products and services.
                                                                                                                7. These terms and conditions apply to delegate bookings only. Exhibitor terms
                                                                                                                and conditions can be obtained on request.




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