Unmanned Maritime Systems Conference

The European Defence Agency (EDA) and EuroDefense (Deutschland) are proud to announce the upcoming conference “Unmanned Maritime Systems – a key enabling technology for the 21st Century Navy”. 

The aim of the conference is to examine the changing nature of naval operations with regards to new technological developments. In particular, the conference will address the issue of developing and assimilating autonomous systems into Naval Forces. The conference will also asses the role of international cooperation in developing technical solutions and in particular the EDA Unmanned Maritime Systems Category A Programme. This Programme serves as a platform for effective multinational cooperation and the successful delivery of economically advantageous technical solutions.


The preliminary agenda is available here.


For registration and further information, please contact the EDA Project Officer Paul O’BRIEN (
The registration deadline is 14 October 2015


Unmanned Maritime Systems (UMS) research