Delegate Information

If you can only attend one Data Links event this year, IDLS2018 should be it

  • Organised by the Community for the Community
  • More than 600 delegates each year, from over 30 countries

The Symposium includes plenary sessions with keynote speakers; training streams; an exhibition area with hands-on equipment displays; and a planned operational demonstration.

Why should you attend IDLS2018

The IDLS is the only single annual comprehensive data links event - the one event for data link engineers, operational users, program directors, strategic planners, buyers and senior managers from government and industry to attend. The benefits to attendees of the IDLS include;

  • Visibility of the latest state-of-the-art data links technology,

  • Advice and discussion with international data links experts from worldwide government and industry organisations,

  • Presentations from valued and professional data links speakers,

  • Valuable educational sessions tailored for novice, intermediate and expert data links personnel,

  • Networking among the attendees in an informal setting that allows exchange of information and opinions,

  • Tailored, individual vendor demonstrations to attendees within the confines of professionally designed and constructed booths,

  • IDLS-designed and conduced comprehensive data links focused demonstration that allows for industry synergy and comparison of technologies and vendor offerings,

  • Realistic live military interaction with vendor products depending upon the sponsoring nation's government policy and availability of resources,

  • Opportunity to interact with senior government and industry management at IDLS planned evening events.

Gold Packages


Viasat - Gold Exhibitor

Silver+ Packages


Tactical Communications Group - Silver Plus Engility Corporation - Silver Plus

Silver Packages


Ultra Electronics - Silver Data Links Solutions Logo - Silver IBM Logo - Silver