Current IONS Chair Admiral M Nizamuddind Ahmed, (TAS), OSP, ndc, psc attended WPNS 2016 hosted by Indonesian Navy on 12-16 April 2016 in Padang, West Sumatra.

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On 27 January 2016, Admiral Nizamuddin Ahmed, OPS, ndc, psc has assumed the command of Bangladesh Navy as Chief of Naval Staff and the Chair of IONS.

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Bangladesh Navy hosted the 5th biennial assembly of Indian Ocean Naval Symposium (IONS) Seminar and Conclave of Chiefs and assumed the Chairmanship of IONS for 2016-18 which was held on 10-13 January 2016 in Dhaka, Bangladesh.Read More

Bangladesh Navy will host the 5th biennial assembly of IONS, IONS 2016 as premier event of BN chairmanship. The Chief of Naval Staff Vice Admiral M Farid Habib will assume the chairmanship for 2016-18 with this event..Read More

Maritime security was top of the agenda at the Indian Ocean Naval Symposium meeting of Chiefs, held during the Sea Power 2015 Conference..Read More

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IONS Chair, Vice Admiral Tim Barrett, RAN has announced the IONS Essay Competition prize winners for 2014..Read More

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The IONS Newsletter "IONSPHERE" Edition IV December 2014 has been released. IONSPHERE provides articles on a year in review and essays to prompt thought and discussion..Read More

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Topics for the 2015 Essay Competition are announced..Read More

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Membership of IONS is now official, at 22 member nations and 4 observer nations...Read More

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The IONS Seminar 2014 Keynote Address, Opening Remarks by the IONS Chair and papers from an array of international speakers have been published by Sea Power Centre - Australia. Visit the Sea Power Series publication page to download a copy.Read More

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