On April 4th, Danish Arctic Patrol Ship HDMS Ejnar Mikkelsen will be in Halifax. ACADA, along with the Danish Embassy in Washington, D.C., are organizing a one-day program of Canadian and Danish government and industry presentations, followed by B2B meetings.

 

Draft agenda (subject to change)

Wednesday, April 4th

Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel, Acadia Room

 

08:15 - 08:40 Arrival, registration and coffee

08:40 - 08:50 Welcome by Mr. Richard Billard, President & CEO of ACADA and RADM Niels A.K. Olsen, Danish Defence Attache

08:50 - 09:20 The Arctic seen from a Canadian perspective by RADM Craig Baines, Commander of JTFA and Maritime Forces Atlantic

09:20 - 09:25 Company Profile: Naval Team Denmark

09:25 - 09:30 Company Profile: Ultra Electronics

09:30 - 10:00 The Canadian Coast Guard in the Arctic by Gregory Lick, Director General, Canadian Coast Guard

10:00 - 10:05 Company Profile: Terma

10:05 - 10:10 Company Profile: Rosborough Boats

10:10 - 10:30 Coffee Break

10:30 - 11:15 The Arctic seen from a Danish perspective by RADM Niels A.K. Olsen

11:15 - 11:20 Company Profile: DESMI

11:20 - 11:25 Company Profile: Federal Fleet Services

11:25- 12:10 An operators' experience in the Arctic by Commander Per Skov Madsen, Commanding Officer of HDMS Ejnar Mikkelsen

12:10 - 13:00 Lunch

13:00 - 13:30 Canada's Defence Policy, Strong, Secure, Engaged , and its Arctic Implications by Jean-Francois Juneau, Deputy Director (Defence Policy), Directorate of Policy Development, Department of National Defence

13:30 - 13:35 Company Profile: Lyngsø Marine Wärtsilä

13:35 - 13:40 Company Profile: Aspin Kemp & Associates

13:40 - 13:45 Company Profile: OMT

13:45 - 13:50 Company Profile: NorCan Marine

14:00 - 16:00 B2B Meetings

Meeting request sheet available on site.

 

Thursday, April 5th

10:00 - 12:00 Tours of HDMS Ejnar Mikkelsen docked at HMC Dockyard

*To enter the dockyard, you must show a government-issued photo identification card. Go to Rainbow Gate (entrance closest to the Halifax Marriottt Harbourfront Hotel)

 

Advance registration is required. Registration closes Thursday, March 29th at 14:00 .