Join this webinar for an opportunity to further understand how ADS support our SME members as well as hear from the MOD and their SME engagement activities.

SMEs are an integral part of the defence supply chain and represent 84% of the ADS membership. The defence team work closely with our members to support them through business opportunities both in the  UK and overseas, navigating the complex contractual arrangements and ensuring the concerns and challenges they face are addressed through the work of our policy team. 


14:00  Administrative welcome & housekeeping

14:02  Introduction, Caroline Donaghy, Director – Defence, ADS

14:05  Defence policy issues, Andy Johnston, Defence Policy Advisor, ADS

14:15  MoD: Doing business in defence, John Kite, Supply Chain Development Team Leader, UK MoD

14:25  Defence commercial issues, Tim Martin, Head of Defence Commercial, ADS

14:35  Defence business development issues, Simon Levy, Head of UK Defence Business Development, ADS

14:45  Open forum

15:00  Closing remarks, Caroline Donaghy, Director – Defence, ADS