Marine and Arctic Security Conference (MAS13)

The Challenge - The Technology - The People

Event Type: Conferences and Workshops

When: 12 November 2013 to 14 November 2013

Where: St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada

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The Aerospace & Defence Industry Association of Newfoundland and Labrador (ADIANL) is pleased to announce plans for our annual Maritime and Arctic Security Conference (MAS13).

With a focus on Sovereignty, Security and Public Safety, MAS2013 will bring together organizations that play a key role in the execution of Maritime & Arctic Security: whether that role be Cultural, Research, Government Policy, Education, Surveillance, Enforcement, Technology Development or Technology Application.

The invited presenters are specifically targeted to address current & future challenges related to Domain Awareness, the complexity of executing Maritime & Arctic Sovereignty and Security - (Responsiveness), and the network of education, research capabilities and applied technologies that contribute to a safe and secure environment for our people, natural resources and culture.

The two day conference will take place at the Delta St. John's Tuesday and Wednesday, 12-13 November 2013. An optional 3rd day (14 Nov) is also being planned for organized visits to local educational institutions and research & development organizations.

Agenda and program items cover a wide cross-section of maritime and arctic related topics, including:

  • Maritime Domain Awareness
  • Northern Security & Sovereignty
  • Technologies Applications for Harsh Environments
  • Surveillance/Protection of Critical Maritime Approaches
  • Maritime Law Enforcement
  • Energy Security
  • Maritime & Arctic Search & Rescue
  • Environmental Protection (Detection)