At the Defence Academy, our purpose is to develop the intellectual edge needed for success on operations and leadership in government. Our courses are designed to unlock the cognitive skills of our students and expand their intellectual capacity.

The Defence Academy Shrivenham Station has a range of outstanding accommodation, dining and conference facilities which may be used by government departments and industry where spare capacity exists and subject to terms and conditions.  

Shrivenham Station is an ideal venue for conferences, meetings, networking and team events in a highly secure and confidential setting. To find out more about our event facilities, please contact us

23 October 2019
The Centre for Army Leadership Conference 2019
This year’s Centre for Army Leadership’s (CAL) Annual Conference will be held at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst on the 23rd October 2019.
10 September 2019
Defence and Security Equipment International 2019
DSEI is a biennial international showcase for the latest defence and security equipment and technologies, being the world’s largest fully integrated...
17 September 2019
Defence Modelling and Simulation Briefing and Open Day

Defence Modelling and Simulation Briefing Day will take place on Tuesday 17 September 2019 at the Defence Academy, Shrivenham from 1000-1500.  

24 September 2019
Disruptive Technology for Defence Transformation Conference

This year's event takes place on 24 - 26 September. 

25 June 2019
Defence Academy will be at Civil Service Live 2019

The Defence Academy will be attending Civil Service Live this year.  

25 April 2019
Cormorant Club Spring Reunion 2019

The next Cormorant Club Spring Reunion at the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) on Thursday 25 April 2019 at 1800-2030 hrs.

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