Join the Export Group for Aerospace, Defence & Dual-Use (EGADD) Executive Committee as they come together with Government and Industry export and trade control experts for the 15th annual main meeting. This event is open to all ADS Members and offers essential updates for those working in the export and trade control environments, across all sectors dealing with “strategic goods”. 

Delegates will have the opportunity to discuss the latest topical news, on export and trade control issues, with subject matter experts.


09.30               Registration and Refreshments                                   - Spencer Chilvers,Rolls-Royce

10.00               Welcome and Introduction                                                                    

10.05               Elections to the EGAD Executive Committee

10.10               An Overview of UK Export Controls & Update                              

10.30               An Overview of Export Controls and Brexit                  - Chris Chew,ECJU                       

10.50               An Overview of Customs Controls and Brexit              - Aaron Dunne, HMRC                                             

11.20               An Update on the Multilateral Regimes                                         

11.40               Refreshments

12.00               Chinese Developments                                                - Richard Tauwhare                                            

12.20               An NGO Perspective on UK Export Controls               - Roy Isbister, Saferworld & Ollie Sprague, Amnesty International            

12.50               The CAEC’s Inquiry into UK Arms Exports During 2016 

                        Activities and Findings. 

13.10               Networking Buffet Lunch                                   

14.00               Parallel Workshop Session 1                                        - Ed Peartree, BAE Systems

                        US Developments                                                                              

                        LITE Demonstration                                                                           

                        Countries of Concern                                                                        

15.00               Parallel Workshop Session 2                                        - William Greenwalt, Atlantic Council

                        NTIB Developments                                                                          

                        LITE Demonstration                                                                                           

                        Trafficking and Brokering                                                                 

16.00               Open Forum Discussions

16.10               Closing Remarks and Close                                           - Spencer Chilvers,Rolls-Royce 


Please note: the agenda is still being finalised and the above topics are subject to change. More speakers to be confirmed soon!


  • The event will give delegates up-to-date knowledge and information on many key areas
  • The meeting will include a lunch with networking opportunities

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