DEX is the only international defense exhibition and conference in the MENA region demonstrating the latest technology across land, sea and air sectors of defense. It is a unique platform to establish and strengthen relationships with government departments, businesses and armed forces throughout the region.
Patronage and Organiser
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 organized by the IDEX LLC in association and with the full support of the UAE Armed Forces.
IDEX continues to attract a growing wealth of international decision-makers from within the defence industry, alongside key representatives from governments, armed forces, and the key military personnel. Strong representation from GCC and MENA countries make IDEX the prime platform to reach such an important audience.
Top reasons your company must participate at IDEX :
- Position your company to be one of the top leaders in defence technologies and solutions
- Gain access to global leaders, policy and decision makers
- Profile your technologies and projects and meet global defence contractors
- Reach thousands of prime contractors, OEMs, and international delegations
- Align your brand with a high profile regional and international event marketing campaign
- Benefit from global media coverage
- Regional Attendees- The central location of the United Arab Emirates within the Middle East attracts visitors from countries of the surrounding regions. These include representatives from each of the GCC (UAE, Oman, Bahrain, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia), North Africa and the Asian Subcontinent countries.
- An International Audience- IDEX & NAVDEX are truly international events and attract visitors from around the world, including officials and decision makers from Asia, Europe, America, and Australasia.
- Official Delegations – Official Delegations from around the world are invited to attend IDEX, hosted by the UAE Armed Forces. The Official Delegations will attend the opening ceremony and tour the exhibition during their daily individually timetabled visits.
- Senior Attendees – The Official Delegations include individuals and representatives from Defence Ministers, Chiefs of Staff and Army, Navy and Airforce Commanders. Also attending IDEX are local, regional and international high profile visitors and officials from Government, industry and the Armed Forces.