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Isdefe will support the development of the National Military Airworthiness Authority in the United Arab Emirates

Thu, 24 Sep 2020
Isdefe will support the development of the National Military Airworthiness Authority in the United Arab Emirates

Last July, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Spanish Ministries of Defense signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the purpose of promoting industrial cooperation between institutions and companies in the defense sector. Subsequently, and within the framework of the MoU, the UAE Defense authorities and Isdefe subscribed an agreement for the development of their National Military Airworthiness Certification Authority.

The CESEDEN-UPM Chair Summer Course Addresses Technologies Related to Covid-19

Fri, 10 Jul 2020
The CESEDEN-UPM Chair Summer Course Addresses Technologies Related to Covid-19

The Engineer General Antonio Remón y Zarco del Valle Chair, of the Higher Centre for National Defence Studies (CESEDEN) and the Polytechnic University of Madrid (UPM) held its annual summer course on July 6 and 7, 2020.

The event, in collaboration with Isdefe, analysed technologies related to COVID-19 and dependency and strategic capacities, paying special attention to R&D and innovation activities.

Presentation of the 8th DESEi+D 2020 Congress and the Isdefe Book Award.

Thu, 02 Jul 2020
Presentation of the 8th DESEi+D 2020 Congress and the Isdefe Book Award.

The Virtual Presentation of the 8th Edition of the National Congress on R&D in Defence and Security (DESEi+d 2020) and the Isdefe R&D Book Award took place on 30 June at an event organised by the General Directorate of Military Recruitment and Training (DIGEREM), the General Directorate of Armament and Materiel (DGAM), the Zaragoza University Centre for Defence and Isdefe.

The event, broadcast from Isdefe’s headquarters, featured over 250 virtual attendees, a sign of the great interest that exists in the National Congress on R&D in Defence and Security.

Virtual information workshop on the European Defence Action Plan: EDIDP-EDF

Fri, 26 Jun 2020
Virtual information workshop on the European Defence Action Plan: EDIDP-EDF

On Friday, 19 June, the Ministry of Defence’s General Directorate of Armament and Materiel (DGAM) organised a virtual workshop from Isdefe’s headquarters to report on the result of the call for the 2019 European Defence Industrial Development Programme (EDIDP), and provided its vision and key guidelines for EDIDP 2020, as well as a general outline from the Ministry to support national initiatives in the future European Defence Fund.

Isdefe Donates Computer and Medical Materials in the Operations Zone

Wed, 17 Jun 2020
Isdefe Donates Computer and Medical Materials in the Operations Zone

The Operations Command (MOPS) of the Defence General Staff manages donations for humanitarian purposes in the Operations Zone through the Civic-Military Cooperation Units (CIMIC). The purpose of these units is to secure local support for the mission through cooperation and coordination between the military command and civilian communities.

During these weeks of confinement, computer and medical materials donated by Isdefe were delivered to the international missions of the Spanish Armed Forces stationed in Gabon, Lebanon, Mali and Senegal.