The Army Commanders’ Conference is scheduled to take place from October 16th to 20th, 2023, in New Delhi. As an apex-level biannual event, it serves as an institutional platform for discussions at the conceptual level, facilitating crucial policy decisions for the Indian Army.
Continuing the new format adopted this year, the upcoming conference will be conducted in a hybrid format. The initial day will see Army Commanders and other senior officials meeting virtually, followed by the remaining deliberations in a physical format.
Hon’ble Raksha Mantri, Shri Rajnath Singh, is expected to attend the conference on October 18th, 2023. The event will feature addresses from General Anil Chauhan, Chief of Defence Staff, General Manoj Pande, Chief of the Army Staff, and Air Chief Marshal VR Chaudhari, Chief of the Air Staff. Dr. Ajay Kumar Sood, Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government of India, will also deliver a talk on “Leveraging Technology for National Security.”
During the conference, the top leadership will discuss current and emerging security scenarios, review the operational preparedness of the Indian Army, and delve into key subjects such as the ongoing transformation process, training matters, HR management aspects, and issues affecting serving personnel and veterans. The Army Commanders’ Conference, with its comprehensive agenda, ensures that the Indian Army remains progressive, forward-looking, adaptive, and ready for the future.