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Ahead of this year's event, we find out what exhibitors and attendees can expect from the show.
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Baltic states spend big on defence as Russia buzzes borders
With close encounters between Russian military aircraft and NATO air defence aircraft increasingly regular, Russia's closest neighbours are shifting uneasily in their seats. We find out what efforts are being made to bolster defence in the Baltic states.
Unconventional collaboration in the face of new threats
Defence & Security Systems International asks why it is necessary, what the challenges of working with traditional enemies are and the potential repercussions.
Future soldier Top
Lt Colonel Ian Blower MBE, requirements manager, Bowman and Tactical CIS DT, DE&S
We find out how the LE TacCIS Programme is developing and what new capabilities in tactical communication it will afford the dismounted soldier.
Land systems Top
Major General Robert Talbot-Rice, head of armoured vehicle programmes, DE&S
We take an in-depth look at the development of the Scout SV to assess how adaptability and flexibility are being built into the modular platform from the ground up.
Base security Top
Colonel Erik Weissenbok, project officer engagement, European Defence Agency
What lessons have been learned from the Afghan and Iraqi conflicts in terms of improving base security? We find out the EDA's role in developing this field and how future deployments by European forces will differ.
Naval capabilities Top
UK/Bahraini Naval base article
Brigadier General Dick Swijgman, deputy commander, EUNAVFOR
Following the reduction in piracy off the coast of Somalia as a result of Operation Atlanta, will the remit of EUNAVFOR be expanded to meet the developing challenges of West African piracy?
Colin Willoughby, head of commercial for inventory management operating centre, DE&S
The outsourcing of logistics is an increasing trend in the British armed forces. We find out more about the MoD's Logistics Commodities Services Transformation from Colin Willoughby of DE&S.
Training and simulation Top
Reinhard Herzog, chairman, NATO Modelling and Simulation Exploratory Team
What is NATO's vision for modelling and simulation technology over the next decade? Defence & Security Systems International finds out.