26 - 28 March, 2019
Barbados

Meet the Speakers

Hosted in Barbados by:


Colonel Glyne Sinatra Grannum
Colonel Glyne Sinatra Grannum
Chief of Staff
Barbados Defence Force
Alexander Stephenson
Alexander Stephenson
Deputy Division Director
Defence IQ

2019 Early Confirmed Speakers:


Major General Rocky Meade
Major General Rocky Meade
Chief of Defence Staff
Jamaican Defence Force
Brigadier General Peter Jan de Vin
Brigadier General Peter Jan de Vin
Commander
Netherlands Forces in the Caribbean
Brigadier General Henry Quintero Barrios
Brigadier General Henry Quintero Barrios
Head of Information Technology and Communications Headquarters
Colombian Air Force
Brigadier John Ridge
Brigadier John Ridge
Chief of Joint Force Operations
UK Joint Force Headquarters
Michael Jones
Michael Jones
Executive Director (Ag)
CARICOM IMPACS
Colin John
Colin John
Commissioner of Police (Ag.)
Royal St Vincent and the Grenadines Police Force
Hannah Pathak
Hannah Pathak
Deputy CEO
Rescue Global
Juan Martinez
Juan Martinez
Regional Coordinator for Latin and South America
EU SEACOP
Karen Clarke
Karen Clarke
Caribbean Regional Coordinator
EU SEACOP
Lieutenant Colonel Olivier LECLERCQ
Lieutenant Colonel Olivier LECLERCQ
Head of the International Relations Division
French Forces in French Guiana

Last year's Speaker Faculty Included:


Alejandro Solano Ortiz
Alejandro Solano Ortiz
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Costa Rica
High Commissioner Laurie Peters
High Commissioner Laurie Peters

High Commission of Canada in Jamaica
Major-General Mike Rouleau OMM, MSC, CD
Major-General Mike Rouleau OMM, MSC, CD
Commander
Canada’s Special Operations Forces
Major General  Oscar Rene Rubio Sánchez
Major General Oscar Rene Rubio Sánchez
Representing the Secretary of National Defense of Mexico
SEDENA
Rear Admiral Ángel Eugenio Fonseca Donaire
Rear Admiral Ángel Eugenio Fonseca Donaire
Commander of Naval Force
Nicaraguan Armed Forces
Brigadier David Cummings
Brigadier David Cummings
Deputy Chief of Defence Staff
Jamaica Defence Force
Brigadier General Steven Ortega
Brigadier General Steven Ortega
Commander
Belize Defence Force
Brigadier General Alirio Garcia Flamenco Sevilla
Brigadier General Alirio Garcia Flamenco Sevilla
Deputy Chief of Defence
El Salvador Armed Forces
Brigadier General Stephen Lacroix
Brigadier General Stephen Lacroix
Director General of the Secretariat
Inter-American Defense Board
Brigadier General Donall Humberto Tascón Cárdenas
Brigadier General Donall Humberto Tascón Cárdenas
Head of Air Intelligence
Colombian Air Force
Rear Admiral  Stephanie Keck
Rear Admiral Stephanie Keck
Deputy Director
JIATF-South
Brigadier David Eastman
Brigadier David Eastman
Head International Policy and Plans, Latin America and the Caribbean
UK MoD
Colonel Sir Trevor Thomas
Colonel Sir Trevor Thomas
Commander
Antigua and Barbuda Defence Force
Captain Orlando Grisales
Captain Orlando Grisales
Commander of the Counter-Narcotic Task Force No 72 "POSEIDON"
Colombian Navy
Captain Douglas Archer
Captain Douglas Archer
Coast Guard Officer
Trinidad and Tobago Defence Force
Captain Exon Oswaldo Ascenio Albeño
Captain Exon Oswaldo Ascenio Albeño
Fleet Commander
El Salvador Naval Force
Michael O’Sullivan
Michael O’Sullivan
Executive Director
MAOC (N)
Air Marshal (retd.) Sir Christopher Harper
Air Marshal (retd.) Sir Christopher Harper
Former Director General
NATO International Military Staff
Cdr (retd.) Jean-Michel G Caffin
Cdr (retd.) Jean-Michel G Caffin
Managing Partner
The Shenfield Resources Group
Johan Obdola
Johan Obdola
President
International Organization for Security and Intelligence
Commissioner José de Jesús Rodríguez
Commissioner José de Jesús Rodríguez
Head of the First Region
National Aeronaval Service of Panamá