Speakers

Lt Col Dr Chris Owen

Lt Col Dr Chris Owen

Improvised Explosive Device Specialist
Rinaldo Depagne

Rinaldo Depagne

West Africa Project Director and Senior Africa Adviser | International Crisis Group
Glen Askew

Glen Askew

Deputy High Commissioner | Australian High Commission, Accra
Xavier Herle-Carn

Xavier Herle-Carn

Vice President Security and Emergency Management | International SOS
William Witham

William Witham

Chief Executive Officer | Australia-Africa Minerals and Energy Group (AAMEG)

Dr Neveen Abdalla

Dr Neveen Abdalla

Associate Lecturer | Brunel University
Det Supt (ret.) Neil Stapley OBE

Det Supt (ret.) Neil Stapley OBE

Kidnapping Response Specialist
Michael Ohene-Effah

Michael Ohene-Effah

Co-founder and Director | IntelAfrique Limited
Lt Col Dr Mark O’Neill

Lt Col Dr Mark O’Neill

Concepts, Future Warfare | Australian Defence Force
Dr Lori-Anne Théroux-Bénoni

Dr Lori-Anne Théroux-Bénoni

Director, Regional Office for West Africa, the Sahel and the Lake Chad Basin | Institute of Security Studies (ISS)

Lt Col Liam Morrissey

Lt Col Liam Morrissey

Chief Executive Officer | MS Risk
Dr Khalid Koser

Dr Khalid Koser

Executive Director | Global Community Engagement and Resilience Fund (GCERF)
Karolina Nachel

Karolina Nachel

Senior Intelligence Analyst | MS Risk Limited
Kate Dooley

Kate Dooley

Regional Director, West Africa | Tony Blair Institute for Global Change
Fahiraman Rodrigue Koné

Fahiraman Rodrigue Koné

Research Associate | African Security Sector Network (ASSN)

Cdr Edward Black RN

Cdr Edward Black RN

Defence Attaché Mali | British Embassy, Bamako
David Lewis

David Lewis

Africa Special Correspondent | Thomson Reuters
Chris Budzban

Chris Budzban

Special Agent, Bureau of Diplomatic Security | Assistant Regional Security Officer | U.S. Embassy Accra
Craig Munro

Craig Munro

Aviation Manager | CADG