Newtec Government & Defense Satellite Communications Seminar 2018

4 December 2018 09:00 - 16:30

Van der Valk Hotel Brussels Airport, Brussels, Belgium

Newtec Government & Defense Satellite Communications Seminar 2018

Our GOVDEF Satcom Seminar is returning to Brussels on December 4

Join us to get insight in the latest Newtec satellite communication products and technology to support government and defense operations and practical solutions first hand from end-user experts and industry leaders. 

Seminar Topics

  • Embracing the Complexity of Government and Defense Networks with the Newtec Dialog® Multiservice VSAT Platform
  • Planning the Next Operation over Satellite; Tools and Technologies for Efficient Planning 
  • Five Ideas for More Efficient Humanitarian Deployments 
  • Next-Generation Satcom On-the-Move Technologies 
  • GovDef Satcom Market Overview and Trends 
  • Use Cases, Testimonials and Practical Application of Satcom Technologies 
  • Partner and Newtec Technology Demo Room


As well as interesting keynotes, we will also showcase state-of-the-art technology in our demo room, in partnership with:

  • Sematron
  • Network Innovations
  • Datapath
  • Satcube
  • Media Broadcast Satellite
  • Paradigm
  • Sematron Italy
  • Ultra Gigasat


08:30-09:00AM Registration
09:00-09:20AM Welcome notes - Steve Mills, VP Global Sales
09:20-09:50AM Keynote speaker: Holger Lueschow (EDA) - 'The EDA Satcom activities to support the new EU Capability Development Priorities '
09:50-10:10AM Keynote speaker: Sven Sünberg (Media Broadcast Satellite) - MoD Reference Case
10:10-10:40AM What is New at Newtec? - Thomas Van den Driessche, CEO Newtec
10:40-11:15AM Break and Demo
11:15-12:00AM Newtec Dialog: Planning The Next Operations - Koen Willems, Market Director Government & Defense Newtec
12:00-12:20PM Keynote speaker: Frank Czulo (Network Innovations) - MoD Reference Case
12:20-01:25PM Lunch and Demo
01:25-01:45PM Taking the Newtec MDM9000 to the Skies  - Koen Willems, Market Director Government & Defense Newtec
01:45-02:15PM Keynote Speaker: Geoffroy Beaudot (Lux MoD) - 'Future Requirements for Milsatcom Networks'
02:15-02:45PM Newtec Technology & Innovation Session - Frederik Simoens, CTO Newtec
02:45-03:20PM Break and Demo
03:20-03:50PM Five Ideas for efficient humanitarian networks - Jo De Loor , VP Market Development Newtec
  Keynote speaker: Matous Vykydal (Marlink) - Humanitairan Reference Case
03:50-04:15PM Closing notes: Orson Storar, Sales Director Europe Newtec
04:15-06:00PM Reception and demo sessions


Van der Valk Hotel Brussels Airport 
Culliganlaan 4, 1831 Machelen, Belgium (Near NATO HQ and the National Airport)


December 4 from 9 AM - 4.30 PM. 
(Free lunch and coffee breaks included)