Defence Committee

Session 2002-03,  23 January 2003

Press Notice No. 6



The next two evidence sessions in connection with this inquiry have been arranged as follows:

Tuesday 28 January 2003

Network-Centric Capabilities

3.00pm:  Mr David Gompert, Emeritus Vice President, RAND Corporation and Mr Bill Robins CB, OBE, Director, Advanced Concepts C4ISR Group, BAE Systems

Wednesday 5 February 2003

Doctrine and the SDR New Chapter

to be held at The Defence Academy

2.45pm: Air Vice Marshall I W McNicoll CBE, Director General, Joint Doctrine and Concepts Centre

The terms of reference for this inquiry were published in news release No.34 of session 2001-02.

Further evidence sessions will be announced in due course.

The first meeting will take place in a committee room in the Palace of Westminster or Portcullis House.  It is advisable to ring the office on 020 7219 5745 to check the precise venue a few days in advance of the session. The second session will be held at The Defence Academy, Faringdon Road, Watchfield, Swindon SN6 8TS. Anyone who is interested in attending this session will need to contact the Defence Academy direct on 01793 785615.