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Defence Information 2019 - 'Information-enabled Modernisation' 10 & 11 April

Defence Information 2019 - 'Information-enabled Modernisation' 10 & 11 April

Defence Information (DI) is the major annual Team Defence Information communications event jointly planned by MOD & Industry. April 19 will be ideal timing to understand more about new funded programmes in key areas such as Information and Information Services. Both MOD and Industry are well-represented as delegates, keynote speakers, panelists, workshop leads, exhibitors, finalists in the 2019 Excellence Awards. Take action now: learn more and book your exhibitor &/or sponsor packages for the DI’19 Event by visiting the Cranfield booking website  more

Added: 8th November 2018

TD-Info Who's Who in Admin?

TD-Info Who's Who in Admin?

It may help to know the 3 people at TD-Info who provide essential office admin functions - and roughly who does what  more

Added: 20th February 2019

Public Accounts Committee (PAC) report on MOD Equipment Plan 2018-2028

Public Accounts Committee (PAC) report on MOD Equipment Plan 2018-2028

A techUK item about the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC) report (Jan 2019) on the MOD's Equipment Plan 2018 - 2028 highlights the key points and provides a link to the document itself  more

Added: 18th February 2019

Def Logs Concept Workshops & LOGNET 2019

Def Logs Concept Workshops & LOGNET 2019

Look out for more information on the following workshops: Artificial Intelligence - 28 March; Automotive innovation – April; Oil & Gas innovation; LOGNET event - November  more

Added: 18th February 2019

Defence Science and Technology Laboratory launches ‘SME Searchlight’ to harness innovation

Defence Science and Technology Laboratory launches ‘SME Searchlight’ to harness innovation

TD-Info and members are supporting this important initiavie whereby Dstl aims to attract new small and medium sized enterprises to work in Defence science. The project, called SME Searchlight, aims to attract non-traditional Defence suppliers and SMEs to help deliver a projected £40 to £45million increase in Dstl research spending with external companies, in line with the Government’s intent to increase external spending with SMEs to 33% by 2022  more

Added: 18th February 2019

Annual DPRTE - 28 March 2018: at Farnborough International Ehibition Centre

Annual DPRTE - 28 March 2018: at Farnborough International Ehibition Centre

The annual DPRTE relocates to to the Farnborough International Ehibition Centre - 28 March 2018. Apply to attend now.  more

Added: 14th February 2019

MOD ISS update for Industry on defnet

MOD ISS update for Industry on defnet

The MOD has issued a communication - MOD update on defnet for Industry Partners - Feb 2019, that is available for members to download...  more

Added: 13th February 2019

Dates for Simplified Technical English (STE) courses & new addition to the STE team at TD-Info

Dates for Simplified Technical English (STE) courses & new addition to the STE team at TD-Info

The Simplified Technical English (STE) team at TD-Info has recently doubled in numbers, with Alexia MacDonald joining as Assistant Tutor, working with Maria MacDonald. During 2019, they will be delivering STE courses, both timetabled sessions (3-day courses on: 6 - 8th March;12-14th June; 11 – 13 September; 16 - 18th October) held at the TD-Info offices and courses on-site tailored to company's requirements  more

Added: 12th February 2019

TD-Info contributes to Dstl Programme on Expanding the Supply Base

TD-Info contributes to Dstl Programme on Expanding the Supply Base

TD-Info is pleased to be working with Dstl and associated trade bodies - techUK, ADS and FSB - to explore running collaborative market engagements to assist Dstl in growing the Science and Technology Research Supply Chain   more

Added: 2nd February 2019

Taking stock of benefits of Engineering Support Transformation User Forum (E-STUF)

Taking stock of benefits of Engineering Support Transformation User Forum (E-STUF)

The Engineering Support Transformation User Forum (E-STUF) holds quarterly sessions, the most recent (January 2019) being hosted by TD-Info member Babccok Internatinal. TD-Info is canvassing Industry and MOD for feedback about E-STUF and shares input here from the MOD E-STUF Co-Chair Gary Cox to stimulate further contributions  more

Added: 2nd February 2019

'Emerging Talents' debate Information Advantage at DI'19 Event

'Emerging Talents' debate Information Advantage at DI'19 Event

Responding to the "Never enough younger people here!" feedback from previous Defence Information events, we're mobilising 'emerging talents' in defence to debate “How the MOD can gain the Information Advantage”, challenging them to be creative if not provocative! A lively session in prospect with the floor opened up to the audience too. And there's more...  more

Added: 2nd February 2019

Welcoming recent new members to TD-Info

Welcoming recent new members to TD-Info

We warmly welcome the following companies as new members: Netscout and Softcat plc as Lead Sponsors; Bizzdesign, ByzGen Ltd, Centerprise International, Defence Innovation Cluster, Mulesoft, Pure Storage and SCISYS Ltd. Read more about what these companies do...  more

Added: 1st February 2019

Staff arrivals and departure at TD-Info

Staff arrivals and departure at TD-Info

News of two additions to our TD-Info team and the departure of a secondee after a mutually valued and productive full-time secondment  more

Added: 1st February 2019

Global Urban Air Summit (3 & 4 September) - TD-Info participation

Global Urban Air Summit (3 & 4 September) - TD-Info participation

Team Defence Information are partnered with Farnborough International and the Farnborough International News Network (FINN) to help deliver the Global Urban Air Summit (GUAS) event in September 2019 (3rd & 4th) and provide a unqiue Team Defence view on the common challenges for Urban Air Moblity (UAM)operators and Defence logisticians. Further details can be found on the GUAS  more

Added: 1st February 2019

Innovative Concepts and Disruptive Technologies

Innovative Concepts and Disruptive Technologies

Team Defence Information is supporting Def Logs with a series of Collaborative Workshops / Engagements focused on the latter’s top three themes of Additive Manufacture, Robotics & Autonomous Systems and Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning  more

Added: 22nd January 2019

TD-Info at Aurora Engineering Partnership Industry Day - 24 Jan 2019

TD-Info at Aurora Engineering Partnership Industry Day - 24 Jan 2019

TD-Info were pleased to be invited to, and to exhibit at,an Industry Day for the Engineering Defence Partnership (EDP), run by the Aurora EDP delivery partners Qinetiq, ATKINS and BMT on behalf of MOD Defence Equipment & Support (DE&S) on 24 January  more

Added: 13th January 2019

Combat Support Week 26-28 February - 15% Discount on Standard Rate for TD-Info members

Combat Support Week 26-28 February - 15% Discount on Standard Rate for TD-Info members

Event organisers IPQC have "Preparing the Combat Support Force to face the Peer Threat" as the theme for Combat Support Week 2019 taking place over 2 days (26 & 27th Feb) at Hilton London Kensington, with 28th February for workshops. TD-Info members qualify for a 15% discount on a standard delegate place   more

Added: 8th January 2019

A Report on the Modernising Defence Programme (MDP)

A Report on the Modernising Defence Programme (MDP)

With a title of "Mobilising, Modernising & Transforming Defence" this MOD Report on the Modernising Defence Programme (MDP) was made available in December 2018. There is a foreword by the Defence Secretary and the report has multiple references to Industry. This Report will assist informing the content and debates of Defence Information 2019 (April 10 & 11) where the theme is 'Information-Enabled Modernisation'.  more

Added: 18th December 2018

Human Factors Integration: call for nominations for the H Rowbotham Memorial Award

Human Factors Integration: call for nominations for the H Rowbotham Memorial Award

The annual ‘H Award’ celebrates exemplary work in Human Factors Integration (HFI). Over the last seven years the award has been made to individuals who have been instrumental in advancing the theory and practice of HFI within Defence. Entries are open for nominations of individuals who have demonstrated exceptional skills in the application of HFI practice within UK Defence and have shown a proven impact on project outcomes   more

Added: 10th November 2018

Industry: all you ever wanted to know about MOD ISS - Industry Guides / FAQs

Industry: all you ever wanted to know about MOD ISS - Industry Guides / FAQs

The Industry Customer Engagement Forum (ICEF) is liaising with MOD ISS Customer Management (Indirect Customers) who are producing and updating a range of MOD ISS Industry Guides. The latest to be updated are: Abbreviations, Accessing ISS Services, Billing, Connectivity, Email, MODNET and Service Resolution. These are valuable and authoritative Guides for Industry users of MOD ISS Services. Do they cover what you need to know?  more

Added: 30th June 2017