10th ASEAN Defence Ministers' Meeting (10th ADMM) and Related Meetings hosted and chaired by the Lao People's Army in 2016                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Promoting Defence Cooperation for a Dynamic ASEAN Community


ASEAN Defence Senior Officials’ Meeting Working Group


LuangPrabang View Hotel

LuangPrabang Province, Lao PDR

19-22 February 2016


Provisional Agenda



1. Opening Remarks by the Chair


2. Adoption of Agenda


3. Briefing on the new ASEAN Political Security Community Blueprint 2025 (ASEAN Secretariat)


4. Progress of the ASEAN Defence Cooperation on:

4.1. ADMM Logistics Support Framework (ALSF) (Brunei)

4.2. ASEAN Peacekeeping Centers Network (APCN) (Cambodia)

4.2.1. APCN Future Leaders’ Programme (Indonesia)

4.3. Consultative Group of ASEAN Defence Industry Collaboration (CG of ADIC) (Laos)

4.4. ASEAN Militaries Ready Group (AMRG) (Malaysia)

4.5. ASEAN Center of Military Medicine (ACMM) (Thailand)

4.5.1. Discussion on Terms of Reference of the ACMM

4.6. ADMM Direct Communications Link (DCL) (Brunei)

4.6.1. ADMM Direct Communications Link Phase 1 Standard Operating Procedure

4.6.2. Launching of DCL Phase 1


5. Discussion on new Co-Chairs of the ADMM-Plus Experts’ Working Groups (EWGs) in the 3rd cycle (April    2017 - April 2020)


6. Consideration of new ADMM and ADMM-Plus initiatives

6.1. Concept Paper on ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting-Plus Experts’ Working Group on Cyber Security (Philippines)


7. Preparation for ADSOM

7.1. Tentative Programme of Activities

7.2. Provisional Agenda

7.3. Discussion on Draft Vientiane Joint Declaration of 10th ADMM


8. Preparation for ADSOM-Plus

8.1. Tentative Programme of Activities

8.2. Provisional Agenda


9. Preparation for ADSOM-Plus WG

9.1. Tentative Programme of Activities

9.2. Provisional Agenda


10. Other Matters

10.1. Commemoration of the 10th Anniversary of the ADMM

10.2. SASOP Chapter VI

10.3. Discussion on Proposals from Individual Plus Countries for Ministerial-Level Informal Meeting:

10.3.1. Japan

10.3.2. United States

10.3.3. Russia

10.4. Discussion on increase of frequency of hosting ADMM-Plus (annual ADMM-Plus) requested by Australia

10.5. Concept Paper on Formalisation of ASEAN Chiefs of Defence Forces’ Informal Meeting (ACDFIM) (Malaysia)


11. Closing Remarks by the Chair



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