UMEX and the SimTEX Conference is set to kickoff in February

Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, the fifth edition of the Unmanned Systems Exhibition (UMEX) and the Simulation Training (SimTEX) Conference is set to kick off on 20 February, bringing together elite experts and specialists from around the world to the ADNOC Business Centre physically and virtually.

The conference, organised by the Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) in partnership with the Tawazun Economic Council and in cooperation with the Ministry of Defense, will focus on the theme of the “Unmanned, Unbound: Realising the Promise of The Unmanned Revolution”.

The conference will take place prior to UMEX, SimTEX, and ISNR 2022 exhibitions, held on February 21-23.

The conference will convene some of the top experts, decision-makers, academia and government officials, from the unmanned systems sector, bolstering the UAE’s position as a global destination for hosting distinguished events that highlight the latest scientific and technological developments in these industries, in addition to showcasing best practices in these ever-emerging sectors.

The conference will discuss and explore four main topics. These include Understanding the Changing Unmanned Landscape; Unmanned Systems and the 4IR: How Technology is Shaping Future Capabilities; Facilitating Trust and Understanding: Human-Machine Teaming and Decision-Making in the Unmanned Age; and Optimizing Innovation: Overcoming Adoption and Integration Challenges