SDR Tactical Communications Workshop and WInnForum Technical Exchange Meetings

22-24 May, 2018
NH Madrid Principe de Vergara
Madrid, Spain
Hosted by Indra
Contact Stephanie Hamill to register.

Join us in Spain this May for a full day SDR Tactical Communications Workshop and Technical Exchange Meetings of our Software Defined Systems Committee Working Groups. The Workshop will feature keynotes and speakers from government officials from Europe and the US, and will include an afternoon focus on SDR Standardization for Interoperability.

Due to limited space, registration is limited, with members given priority registration. Non-members will be approved in order received. Please email Stephanie Hamill today to ensure your spot!

Workshop Schedule

Wednesday, 23 May
9am - 6pm, lunch and coffee breaks included 

Updated Agenda! Additional information to be provided soon!

9:00 AM

Captain Aurelio Hinarejos, Spain MoD

"A Secure Software Defined Radio Military Capability in Spain:  An ESSOR-based approach"

9:45 AM

Speaker announced soon!

"SDR as an Enabling Technology in Defence Programs: An Industry Perspective"

10:15 AM

Heikki RantanenFinnish Defense Program

Update on the Finish SDR Program

11:00 AM

France MoD speaker announced soon! 


11:30 AM

Rhega Wenske, BAAINBw
Daniel Schakols, blackned

"Proceedings on the 'Digitization of landbased Operations (D-LBO)' Programme of the German armed forces"

12:00 PM

Lt. Col. Alfonso Aiello, Italian MoD
Cdr. Fabio Amadio, Italian MoD
Fabio Casalino, Leonardo

 Italian MoD viewpoint, and update on the Italian program

12:45 PM

Speaker announced soon!

Joint OCCAR / a4ESSOR SAS presentation


Lunch and demos (more information soon!)

2:30 PM

Keynote to be announced soon!

3:15 PM

Dr. Bruce Fette, Institute for Defense Analyses


3:45 PM

WInnForum Speaker announced soon!


4:30 PM

Kevin Richardson, JTNC



Meeting Schedule

Tuesday, 22 May:
(schedule is subject to change; non members are welcomed to attend and observe)
8:30am - 10am:  Transceiver Facility WG
10:30am - 12pm: SCA 4.1 Applications Verification Test Plan
1pm - 3pm: SCA 4.1 Applications Verification Test Procedures
3:30pm - 5:30 pm: SCA 4.1 Applications Verification Test Procedures
6pm - 7:30pm: Energy Management API

Thursday, 24 May:
Advisory Council Meeting
(closed meeting)


Indra has pre-booked 25 rooms at a special Indra fare: if you are interested, please, contact directly with the hotel using the reference “Indra”.

Room block information is as follows: 
-          Pre-Booking Reference: 47902183
-          Pre-booking discounted rate per night: 145,43 € (VAT Included) – Note: The price includes breakfast.
-          Pre-booking deadline: April 22nd 2018. After this date reservations and rate will be dependent on availability
Reservations should be done by each attendee contacting the hotel directly, indicating the pre-booking reference:
-          Email: [email protected]
-          Phone: +34 915.632.695

 Thank you to event host: