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May 2024

ISOA Indo-Pacific Conference

Conference Overview Please join us on May 16 & 17 for this year’s Indo-Pacific Conference focused on bridging the logistics and sustainment gap. The Indo-Pacific Region holds the potential for conflict, and we must start to prepare now to deal effectively with the unique challenges we and our allies and partners face there. Importantly, the U.S. must continue to lead against China’s continued saber-rattling with their threats to invade Taiwan and press their unfounded territorial claims elsewhere in the region. Bolstering our defenses and resources in the Indo-Pacific is essential to preventing conflict in that region. In our view, given “the tyranny of time and distance” in providing support to our bases and those of our allies, closing the logistics and sustainment gap is a critical aspect of deterrence. We look forward to playing a role in helping create public/private partnerships to be successful in this mission. Over the past several months, ISOA has held a series of Focused Discussions to explore solutions to the challenging issue of bridging the logistics and sustainment gap, leveraging the power and ingenuity of public and private partners. The panel topics have emerged from those discussions. The conference will also feature several high-profile expert […]
16 - 17 May
5:00 pm - 4:15 pm
September 2024

Startup20 Summit – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

The Hawaii MBDA Business office is honored again as being selected as official delegates to the G20, this year the host is Brazil. It is the inaugural event of Startup20, the G20 engagement group for Startups and Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs). About Startup20 Startups are emerging technology-based companies that seek to develop and offer innovative solutions to the market. They are characterized by their agile, lean and flexible business model, by offering growth solutions with added value to the business and by meeting customer demands. This substantial contribution highlights the strategic importance of Startup20, which, although it is a relatively new group, already records as its main achievement the elaboration of a Communiqué and the commitment of the joint annual investment of the G20 nations in the global startup ecosystem to US$ 1 trillion until 2030, thus marking its presence and impact on the global stage. The strategic agendas of the engagement group revolve around three main pillars and their consequences in small and medium-sized companies: ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance), investments and policies and regulations. And so, we seek: ◉ Develop cooperation and business opportunities between member countries ; ◉ Establish important guidelines to foster innovation, create networks between startups and encourage business […]
09 - 12 Sep
All Day
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