Director of Artillery for the Canadian Armed Forces to Speak at the Joint Precision Fires Future (JPF2) Conference



Colonel Tim Bishop to Speak on the Subject of Adaptive Dispersed Operations


Abu Dhabi, UAE, 5 July 2016 – The Director of Artillery for the Canadian Armed Forces, Col. Tim Bishop, will speak at the Joint Precision Fires Future (JPF2) conference in Abu Dhabi held in November 2016. Col. Bishop will speak on the subject of Adaptive Dispersed Operations within the context of artillery and joint fire operations, applying real-world lessons learned by the Canadian military in support of peacekeeping and combat operations around the world.


“I am pleased to be able to share lessons learned in terms of planning for Adaptive Dispersed Operations at the Joint Precision Fires Conference,” Col. Bishop said. His distinguished career in the Canadian Armed Forces includes senior Command and Staff assignments as well as deployments in Norway, Bosnia, Cyprus, and Afghanistan. He is a graduate of the Instructor-in-Gunnery Course, the Canadian Land Forces Command and Staff College, and the Canadian Command and Staff College.


“Colonel Bishop’s operational experience includes deploying to Afghanistan on two separate occasions as the Chief of Operations of the Brigade and then as the Chief of Joint Fires for Task Force Kandahar,” said Matthew Cochran, Chairman, Defense Services Marketing Council (DSMC). “We are honored he has agreed to speak about his vast experiences on this important subject which will be a very welcome addition to the JPF2 agenda of experts on joint precision fires.”


The upcoming JPF2 conference to be held in Abu Dhabi on 16 November 2016 will be the foremost regional event on the subject of Joint Precision Fires. This high-level event will be attended by senior government and private sector officials from the region and around the world. JPF2 welcomes inquiries from parties interested in speaking at or sponsoring this prestigious conference.




For more information, please visit the JPF2 Conference website at:


Press Contact:

Name: Ms. Barbara Figueroa


Company: DSMC

DSMC is a marketing incubator organization that accelerates the growth of international Defense, Space & Security industry-related companies.