PostHeaderIcon Joint ADMM, ADMM-Plus and ARF Calendar 2018

Joint ADMM, ADMM-Plus and ARF Calendar 2018

Dates

Activity

Venue

Participation Level

January

9 January 2018

Technical Working Group Meeting to Develop Guidelines on Air Encounters between Military Aircraft 

Singapore 

Working Group 

10-12 January 2018

ASEAN Defence Senior Officials' Meeting Working Group (ADSOM WG) and ADSOM-Plus WG 

Singapore

Working Group

15-18 January 2018

Second ASEAN Defence Interaction Programme (ADIP) 

Putrajaya, Malaysia 

Working Group

18-19 January 2018

ARF Workshop on Enhancing Regional Maritime Law Enforcement Cooperation

Nha Trang, Viet Nam

Working Group

18-19 January 2018

1st Open Ended Study Group on Confidence Building Measures to Reduce the Risk of Conflict Stemming from the Use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs)  

Tokyo, Japan

Working Group

31 January - 2 February 2018  

12th ADMM-Plus Experts' Working Group on Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief 

Honolulu, the United States

Working Group

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 5-6 February  2018

ASEAN Defence Ministers' Meeting Retreat 

Singapore

Ministerial 

18-20 February 2018

Initial Planning Conference for the ADMM-Plus Experts' Working Group on Military Medicine Field Training Exercise and 1st ASEAN Military Medicine Conference 

Yangon, Myanmar 

Working Group

March

6-7 March 2018

12th ARF Experts and Eminent Persons Meeting (ARF EEPs) 

Hanoi, Viet Nam 

Experts and Eminent Persons

6-8 March 2018

ARF Workshop on Raising Awareness and Promoting Cooperation on Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Risk Mitigation  

Manila, the Philippines

Working Group

7-8 March 2018

ARF Workshop on Maritime Domain Awareness 

Tokyo, Japan 

Working Group

13-14 March 2018

ARF Workshop on Sustainable Fisheries Management and Food Security 

Bangkok, Thailand

Working Group

19-21 March 2018

8th ADMM-Plus Experts' Working Group on Counter-Terrorism 

Guangzhou, China

Working Group

27-28 March 2018

10th ARF Inter-Sessional Meeting on Maritime Security (ISM on MS) 

Brisbane, Australia

Working Group

April

4 April 2018

17th ARF Inter-Sessional Meeting on Disaster Relief (ISM on DR)

Seoul, Republic of Korea

Working Group 

5-6 April 2018

10th ARF Inter-Sessional Meeting on Non-Proliferation and Disarmament (ISM on NPD)

Seoul, Republic of Korea

Working Group

9-10 April 2018

3rd ASEAN Militaries Ready Group on Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (AMRG on HADR) Meeting

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Working Group

11-13 April 2018

12th ADMM-Plus Experts' Working Group on Peacekeeping Operations and Initial Planning Conference 

Bali, Indonesia

Working Group

18-19 April 2018 

Initial Planning Conference for the ADMM-Plus Experts' Working Group on Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Working Group

23-24 April 2018

2nd Open Ended Study Group on Confidence Building Measures to Reduce the Risk of Conflict Stemming from the Use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs)  

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Working Group

26 April 2018

1st ARF Inter-Sessional Meeting on Security of and in the Use of Information and Communication Technologies (ISM on ICTs Security)

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Working Group

23-26 April 2018 

4th Ad Hoc Working Group Meeting on the ASEAN Direct Communications Infrastructure (ADI) in the ADMM Process

Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam

Working Group 

24-27 April 2018

7th ADMM-Plus Experts' Working Group on Humanitarian Mine Action 

Xiengkhouang Province, Lao PDR

Working Group

25-27 April 2018 

Ad Hoc Working Group Meeting and Initial Planning Conference on the ASEAN-China Maritime Exercise

Singapore

Working Group

May

7 May 2018

ARF Defence Officials’ Dialogue (DOD)

Auckland, New Zealand,

Working Group

7-14 May 2018

ARF Training on Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) Capacity Building

Chengdu, China

Working Group

8-9 May 2018

ARF Inter-Sessional Support Group Meeting on Confidence-Building Measures and Preventive Diplomacy (ISG on CBMs and PD)

Auckland, New Zealand

Working Group

16-18 May 2018

 3rd ADMM-Plus Experts' Working Group on Cyber Security  

Cebu, the Philippines 

 Working Group

30 May - 1 June 2018

13th ADMM-Plus Experts' Working Group on Maritime Security 

Seoul, ROK 

Working Group

June

4 June 2018

15th ARF Security Policy Conference (ASPC)

Singapore

Vice-Minister

7 June 2018

ARF Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM)

Singapore

Senior Official

 17-21 June 2018

ADMM-Plus Experts' Working Group on Maritime Security Future Leaders' Programme 

Singapore

Working Group 

July

3-6 July 2018

ASEAN-China Maritime Exercise Middle Planning Conference 

Zhanjiang, China

Working Group 

9-12 July 2018

2nd ARF Workshop on Urban Emergency Response

Nanning, China

Working Group

10-13 July 2018 

ASEAN Defence Senior Officials' Meeting (ADSOM) and ADSOM-Plus 

Singapore

Senior Official

17-19 July 2018

ARF Workshop on Best Practices in Using Maritime Data to Combat Transnational Organized Crime

Bali, Indonesia

Working Group

25-27 July 2018 

13th ADMM-Plus Experts' Working Group on Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief and Table-Top Exercise  

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Working Group

August

 1-3 August 2018

ASEAN-China Maritime Exercise Final Planning Conference and Table-Top Exercise  

Singapore 

Working Group 

4 August 2018

25th ASEAN Regional Forum

Singapore

Minister

22-23 August 2018

9th ADMM-Plus Experts' Working Group on Counter-Terrorism 

Bangkok, Thailand

Working Group 

27-29 August 2018

ARF Workshop on National Maritime Single Points of Contact

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Working Group

September

11-14 September 2018 

 6th Meeting of the ASEAN Peacekeeping Centres Network 

 Chonburi Province, Thailand

 Working Group

17-19 September 2018

ARF Workshop on Preventive Diplomacy: Skills and Tools towards Effective Peacebuilding

Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar

Working Group

18 September 2018

ASEAN Defence Senior Officials' Meeting Working Group

Singapore

Working Group 

25-29 September 2018

22nd ARF Heads of Defence Universities/Colleges/Institutions Meeting (HDUCIM)

Tokyo, Japan

Heads of National Defence Universities

October

18-20 October 2018

12th ASEAN Defence Ministers' Meeting (ADMM) and 5th ADMM-Plus 

Singapore

Ministerial

22-26 October 2018 

Ad Hoc Meetings on the Guidelines for Maritime Interaction and Principles for ADMM-Wide Education and Training Exchanges

Manila, the Philippines

Working Group

November

13-16 November 2018 

 ADMM-Plus Experts' Working Group on Maritime Security Table-Top Exercise and Middle Planning Conference   

Singapore 

Working Group 

December