International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX)
Date & Time: Feb 22 to Feb 26, 2015 10:00 AM – 05:00 PM
Venue: Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, Abu Dhabi
Reference Link: https://abudhabievents.ae/en/Pages/international-defence-exhibition-and-conference-.aspx
The exhibition known as IDEX is acclaimed to be the world’s most strategically important tri-service defence exhibition.
As the only international defence exhibition and conference in the MENA region demonstrating the latest technology across land, sea and air sectors of defence, the event provides a unique platform to establish and strengthen relationships with government departments, businesses and armed forces throughout the region.
IDEX is held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE and Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces and is organised by the IDEX LLC in association and with the full support of the UAE Armed Forces.
12 Indoor Exhibition Halls
1100’s of local and international defence manufacturers and contractors will fill over 35,000sqm of exhibition space running through the 12 exhibition halls, the concourse and the atrium of the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre.
The outside Capital Plaza features the media centre, exhibition stands, outside displays and exhibitor chalets.
NAVDEX, the Maritime Security Area features local and international exhibitors who specialise in naval, maritime and coastal security technology, equipment and crafts. Located on the dock edge, NAVDEX also features, on-water exhibits, daily demonstrations and visiting navy vessels.
Unmanned System Area
This area will bring together manufacturers and suppliers to showcase the latest and future unmanned systems and technology. Visitors from the worldwide armed forces and governments will attend the Unmanned Systems Area to source the latest technology of tactical, HALE, MALE and man portable vehicles, and see concept units of the future.
IDEX continues to offer exhibiting companies the opportunity to demonstrate equipment and crafts. Daily choreographed displays will take place on the water and on the purpose-built demonstration track. In addition, exhibiting companies are invited to host private demonstrations of their vehicles and crafts.