Department of Defence Engineering, Science and Technology Conference 2019

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The Department of Defence Engineering, Science and Technology Conference (DESTC) explored the Department of Defence (DoD) preparing for the fourth industrial revolution (4IR) and sought to find solutions to problems that engineers, technologists, technicians and artisans are experiencing in the South African National Defence Force (SANDF).

 



The theme of the second annual conference, held at Eco Park in Centurion between 18 and 21 November, was the Department of Defence getting ready for the fourth industrial revolution (4IR). The conference was also a catalyst for a council comprising of engineers, technicians, technologists and artisans from the South African Navy, Air Force and Army. The conference included logistic members from all arms of service with the exception of the South African Military Health Service (SAMHS).