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TDL Summit 2017
Registration Information

.* The TDL Summit Agenda is available for download here.


The Australian TDL Interoperability Summit will be held prior to MilCIS 2017 on Monday the 13th of November 2017 at the National Convention Centre Canberra (NCCC) from 0830 to 1700. The agenda will consist of Defence and Industry Briefings and Networking opportunities.

Following the success of last years Summit, the ADFTA in conjunction with the AS/NZ Chapter of the IDL Society is again taking the initiative to host an Australian TDL Interoperability Summit to:
a.     Promote TDL awareness and interoperability,
b.     Coherent delivery of TDL services,
c.     Promote the goals of the IDLSoc, and
d.     Raise the presence of the Chapter.


The aim of the TDL Interoperability Summit is to inform stakeholders and the wider Defence and Defence Industry community of current and future issues concerning TDL in the Australian Defence Force (ADF). The focus of the TDL Interoperability Summit will be on bringing Defence and Industry together to develop an understanding of the issues and activities currently affecting the TDL community.


This one-day Summit aims to provide an overview on the following topics:
a.     TDL Implementation and Support Issues;
b.     Integration of the various TDLs;
c.     Monitoring and management of TDL;
d.     Recent joint and combined TDL operations; and
e.     Pacific Rim TDL initiatives and programs.

Summit Program

Pending confirmation 2017 TDL Summit will include:
a.     A Keynote address
b.     Defence presentations
c.     Industry presentations
d.     Networking Opportunities

Who should attend?

The Summit is open to participants from Defence and Industry who wish to keep abreast of ADF and International TDL development. You should attend if you are:

a.  Operational End Users, Capability Managers representatives and Policy Developers working with TDL within the Tactical Information Exchange Domain (TIED)

b. Capability Developers, Projects or Project Offices that have a TDL requirement or capability

c.   Members of Defence Industry associated with TDL.

Attendance is planned to be limited to 200 delegates.

For further information or if you are interested in supporting the 2017 TDL Summit please contact the Event Co-Ordinator here or Chapter secretariat using the enquiry form located here.
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1 - To be eligible for an ADFTA sponsored registration you must be a Commonwealth Employee (APS / Military) and you will need to provide your PMKeyS number. There are 80 positions available and they are on a first come / first serve basis. After all ADFTA sponsored positions are taken the pricing will change to:
Commonwealth Employee (APS / Military) - $150 for Early Bird and $200 afterwards.
Presentations for download:
Force Integration and C4ISR Design
CASG as the Delivery Agent and building Industry capability
The Changing Air-Ground Tactical Data Link Environment - Small Link 16 Terminals are Changing Air Support
Project Jericho
Air 7000 Phase 1B - Multi-Mission Unmanned Aerial System (MUAS)
Air 7000 Phase 2B - Maritime Patrol and Response (MPR) capability
Another Avenue for Defence Industry Engagement in C4ISR
AIR 6000 - Joint Strike Fighter
Data Link format translation: a step to improved interoperability
Air 6500 Phase 1 - Joint Battle Management System
Air 6500 Phase 2 - Medium Range Ground Based Air and Missile Defence