Madrid was the location chosen by the defence company Defence IQ to host the Surface Warships 2013 Conference, sponsored by Navantia.
The conference, held on 30 and 31 January, was welcomed by José M Sanjurjo from Navantia, and Vice-Admiral José A Ruesta from the Spanish Navy. It hosted representatives from several international navies that presented and discussed programmes and future plans.
On behalf of Navantia, on 30 January, Angel Recamán, Navantia’s VP for Engineering, gave a briefing on “Navantia Engineering approach to the current defence market scenario”. On 31 January, Antonio Pérez de Lucas, Navantia’s VP for Innovation, spoke about: “A different perspective to modularity concepts applied in OPV designs for the Spanish Navy.”
Last updated: 18 February 2013