NATCON - the international tech-science conference on „Maritime technology for defence and security” is an result of the co-operation between OBR CTM S.A., the Naval Academy and the Gdansk International Fair Co. The forthcoming conference will be held June 24th - 26th, 2014 at the exhibition and convention centre of the Gdańsk International Fair Co. – Amber Expo, Gdańsk, ul. Żaglowa.
Conference sessions comprehensively cover maritime systems and technology on military domain, maritime security (incl. critical infrastructure protection) and safety at sea (incl. sea rescue). The above mentioned theme is a part of Ministry of Defense strategy in range of priority research directions in the Ministry of Defense Department for the years 2013-2022.
The aim of the conference is to spread international, regional platform for knowledge exchange between science, industry and prospective users, and industry and R&D institutions from Baltic region.
The scientific part of conference is under OBR CTM S.A. and the Polish Naval Academy responsibility, and the commercial part, connected with the widely understood industry and the end-user – is under the Gdańsk International Fair Co. one.
From 2012, according to the agreement signed at the 3rd Nov 2011, this conference is an integral element of coming editions of the BALT MILITARY EXPO fair, fully integrated with its basic goals.
The sessions will be held in Polish and English language (with simultaneous translation).