Defense Materiel Cooperation Conference comes to Eurosatory | Conference Booklet

The international Defense Cooperation Conference series first held in 1987 comes to Paris, France at the time of Eurosatory to provide insight, discussions and networking for government, military, academia and industry with a European emphasis. We have assembled a key set of speakers -- practiitoners in their own right, to share their wisdom.

The goals for the upcoming ComDef are as follows:-

  • Provide an overview and status report of the leading initiatives and programs designed to facilitate Coalition effectiveness
  • Understand the budgetary implications of not engaging in international cooperation
  • Determine key enablers for Cooperation to work
  • Identify the proposed areas for future cooperation
  • Identify the key industry partners and personalities
  • Highlight successful interoperability activities and draw out their determinants
  • Network with colleagues with shared concerns


  • Government, military and industry program managers and academic institutions concerned in the day to day international defense cooperation activities.
  • Business Development executives interested in networking with the international community
  • Embassy officials, thinktanks and trade associations interested in shaping the policy.
  • Export compliance facilitators