DSEI 23 Full Programme


How will Defence deliver with pace and agility the capabilities set out in the Defence Space Strategy?

13 Sep 2023
Space Hub Forum
Agile Acquisition & Rapid Delivery

The Defence Space Strategy sets out the vision for Defence as a global actor in the space domain and articulates how MOD will deliver the Protect and Defend goal through space-related capabilities, operations, and partnerships, delivering against the ambition to become a meaningful actor in space.  

This panel will explore the opportunities and challenges in delivering increased pace and agility into the acquisition system to meet current and future threats and challenges to deliver capability to the frontline when it is needed. 

Ms Rachel Spicer, Deputy Head Space Portfolio - UK Space Command
Group Captain Andy Beasant BEng MSc RAF, Deputy Head Space Ops Capability - UK Space Command
Paul Russell, Space Team Leader - Defence Equipment & Support
Mr Alan Sandey, Head of Commercial Development - Royal Air Force Commercial
Anita Bernie, Managing Director - MDA Space UK

Session Sponsor:

UK Space Command

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