Aerospace & Defense International Trade Summit

Aerospace & Defense International Trade Summit Program

Tuesday, November 15

17:00-18:00         Registration

​18:00-20:00         Welcome reception and walking dinner

Wednesday, November 16

9:00-9:15             Welcome Remarks
Karla Peijs, Chairperson of the Netherlands Defense Industry Association (confirmed)

9:15 -9:40            Industrial policy in the Netherlands: A joint effort by industry and government
David Pappie, Director Top Sectors and Industrial Policy
Ministry of Economic Affairs


9:45-10:10          Cooperation between the Armed Forces and Industry
Air Commodore Mario Verbeek, Royal Netherlands Air Force

10:15 -10:40       Aerospace Opportunities in the Netherlands
Innovation Quarter

10:40-11:00        Break

11:00-11:25        Technology Partnering Opportunities
Netherlands Aerospace Laboratory (NLR)

11:30 - 11:55     Bringing Innovative Technology to NATO
Michael Street – NATO NCIA

12:00-12:25        Innovation Through Partnerships
The Boeing Company

12:30-12:45        Morning Wrap Up: The Importance of International Cooperation
Maxime Verhagen, former Vice Prime Minister, Kingdom of the Netherlands

12:45-13:30        Lunch

13:30-17:30         B2B meetings (10 x 20 minute B2B)

13:40-14:00 | 14:00-14:20 | 14:20-14:40 | 14:40-15:00 | 15:00-15:20
Break
15:40-16:00 | 16:00-16:20 | 16:20-16:40 | 16:40-17:00 | 17:00-17:20

17:30                     Bus Departs for Evening Reception


18:00-20:00         Evening Hospitality Event

Thursday, November 17 (optional)

Visit the NIDV Symposium or exhibit as part of the USA Pavilion.