2024’s conference will mark the 12th Combined Naval Event and the third time it has combined the three events, but also marks the second year of the new Surface Fleet Technology meeting. The event will welcome more than 1,500 attendees representing over 50 nations and 200 companies.
The 12th annual Combined Naval Event is being held from 21st May 2024 to 23rd May, 2024.
This year, the maritime environment is breaking through as central priority for NATO and its partners. The Combined Naval Event’s four colocated meetings, Future Surface Fleet, Underwater Defence and Security, Submarine Technology, and the new Surface Fleet Technology are key in this domain.
This impressive combination aims to help countries develop their maritime capabilities, ensuring that sea denial and control can be achieved when required, and that freedom of navigation is not compromised. The individual events consist of:
Combined Naval Event attendees will hail from a broad variety of domains, such as the defence industry, international navies, and academia, with the goal of exploring how to partner and cooperate to assure naval capabilities match the operational, strategic, and technological opportunities of tomorrow.
What the Combined Naval Event has to offer in 2024
There is a full list of 2024 Exhibition Partners.
The Combined Naval Event also offers the The Navy Connections Programme (NCP), which facilitates over 400 pre-scheduled meetings and introductions throughout the three days of the exhibition.
Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre
The venue sits alongside Europe’s leading business airport and at the home of the world-class Farnborough Airshow. It is shaped around Farnborough, rich in history, as the birthplace of aviation and the home of pioneering spirit.
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