NATO EOD Demonstrations & Trials 2018
19 - 20 September 2018, Bratislava, Slovakia
The biennial event for experts from NATO and PfP armed forces and defence industry, which will highlight the latest EOD/IEDD technology through life demonstrations, static exhibition and conference. Nations are encouraged to invite the experts and companies capable to contribute to Defence Against Terrorism effort and all people involved in the EOD area of interest. The booking of a stand is FREE OF CHARGE (with a standard equipment) as well as participation at the event, including static exhibition, live demonstrations and seminars. Please download an Official Invitation Letter for Companies and Visitors. Additional Information about the event can be found here
Deadlines for registration:
- 30 June 2018 for exhibitors
- 30 July  2018 for visitors

NCT Asia 2018
9 - 11 October 2018, Hanoi, Vietnam
NCT Asia 2018 will be held at the Sheraton Hotel in Hanoi, Vietnam from 9-11 October! Our longest running NCT event will bring an exciting new chapter to the saga this year in Hanoi. Starting off the event with the Live Capability Demonstration and continuing through the week with parallel conference and workshop streams, along with an exhibition of industry leaders will ensure the best access to high-level decision-makers and the best first responders in CBRNe, from Asia and around the globe. Don’t miss your chance to attend NCT Asia 2018!

13th Homeland Security Week
22 - 24 October, 2018, 
College Park Marriott, Hyattsville, MD, USA
   With the rise of domestic and foreign acts of terrorism and the increase of global instability, Homeland Security Week 2018 has been designed to focus on priorities, policies and framework to enhance and secure our nation from the evolving landscape of current and future threats.
   This 13th Annual  Homeland Security Week will bring together top homeland security leaders from government, industry and academia to dive into current challenges and future requirements necessary for numerous government agencies directly or indirectly responsible for U.S. homeland security. Through interactive keynote presentations, large scale panel discussions, project updates, case studies, and intimate roundtables, we’ll facilitate a complex, joint, multilayered plan to combat the evolving challenges our country faces.

Transport Security Congress
29 October 2018, Paris, France
After the successful launch event in the United States, the organisers invite you to our European edition of the Transport Security Congress where you can join security and safety leaders working across all transportation sectors to:

  • Benchmark yourself against other transportation verticals
  • Defend against growing cyber threats
  • Protect people, assets and revenue
  • Learn about technologies from enhanced monitoring, surveillance, and scanning to data analytics and machine learning
  • Comply with the NIS Directive recently enshrined in EU law

The congress is also co-located with the 9th annual SmartMetro Congress. For more information please visit:

29 - 31 October 2018, Doha Exhibition & Convention Center, Qatar
12th International Event for Homeland Security & Civil Defence – The Global Security Ecosystem.
In 1996, the State of Qatar has chosen the Milipol trademark for its international references. Under the authority of the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior H.E. Sheikh Abdullah Bin Nasser Bin Khalifa Al-Thani, Milipol Qatar has become the biggest international exhibition in the Middle-East, dedicated to Homeland Security. It has made a name of itself through the professionalism and the quality of its exhibitors and visitors, all linked to the public and industrial security sectors.


GCC Forensic Science Conference
30 - 31 October 2018, Abu Dhabi
The inaugural GCC Forensic Science Conference opened its doors alongside GCC DNA Symposium to over 900 attendees in 2017. The 2nd installment will combine both events into one and will see it return on a much larger scale.
Much like the inaugural event, GCC Forensics Exhibition & Conference is an event focusing on the latest innovations and challenges facing the forensic science community.
The GCC Forensics Exhibition & Conference will take delegates on a journey starting at the scene of crime and finishing in the courtroom. The event will offer a unique 360 degree viewpoint of the entire forensics industry.
View the website here

The Africa Security Symposium, West, North and Central
7 – 8 November 2018, Dakar, Senegal 
The Africa Security Symposium, West, North and Central is one of the leading security events in the region, taking place on 7th – 8th November 2018 in Dakar, Senegal at the modern Radisson Blu Hotel at Dakar Sea Plaza. Tailored to the needs of the region, this event will be host to over 300 of the world’s leading security organisations and private stakeholders, working toward establishing long-term security and peace across the African continent.

6th Annual EOD/IED & Countermine Symposium
13 - 14 November 2018, Alexandria, VA, USA
The 2018 EOD/IED & Countermine Symposium will detail how the IED has profoundly altered the formation of battle for all levels of the military, evening the playing field between an asymmetric enemy and U.S. / Coalition forces both on land and sea. The threat and its complexity has never been greater in the Homeland. Attacking the cruel use of explosives in the battlefield or at home depends upon a thorough and collaborative, whole-of-government approach to IED defeat.

International Security Expo 2018
28 – 29 November, Olympia London 
International Security Expo is the flagship event uniting Government and industry by sharing knowledge, innovative homeland and commercial security technologies, integrated solutions and intelligence to create a safer world. It is the fastest growing security event in the UK, formerly known as UK Security Expo this year it promises to be the biggest yet; with over 350 exhibitors, 1000+ product launches, inspiring features, a series of 13 FREE conferences to over 12,500 international buyers and influencers from Government, CNI, Law Enforcement, Military, Major Events, Transport & Borders, Cyber Security, Facilities and Public and Private sectors.

EDEX – Egypt Defence Expo 2018
3 - 5 December 2018, Cairo, Egypt
Held under the patronage of His Excellency, President Abdel Fattah El Sisi, President of The Arab Republic of Egypt, The Supreme Commander of The Egyptian Armed Forces, Clarion Events is proud to present EDEX – Egypt Defence Expo 2018. The inaugural EDEX is fully supported by the Egyptian Armed Forces and presents a brand new opportunity for exhibitors to showcase the latest military technology, equipment and systems across land, sea & air.


Counter-Terror Asia Expo (CTAX) 2018
4 - 5 December 2018, Singapore
Counter-Terror Asia Expo (CTAX) 2018 is Asia’s leading counter terror and national security event. It is a world-class showcase of the capabilities, strategies and intelligence to keep nations, infrastructure, businesses and people safe.
It brings together 3,000+ regional senior professionals from the Government, Private Sector, Critical National Infrastructure, Military, Law Enforcement, Transport Security, Border Security, Security Services, Major Events and Emergency Services.

Counter Terror Asia Conference (CTAC) 2018 provides an industry event with features that ensure up-to-date accurate analysis that is critical to protecting and shaping future policies. CTAC 2018 would host more than 10 international speakers from counter terrorism, law enforcement and corporate security end users. It is also expected to attract more than 200 international delegates.

7th Special Operations & Irregular Warfare Symposium
12 - 13 December 2018, Florida, USA
DSI’s 7th Special Operations & Irregular Warfare Symposium provides members within the Special Operations community, regional combatant commands, Department of State, Intelligence Community, academia, industry, and other critical partners an open forum to discuss the strategic priorities and operational needs required to meet national goals, as well as aid the U.S. Military in achieving mission success when combating modern-day threats.

Security & Counter Terror Expo – SCTX 2019
5 – 6 March 2019, London, UK
Security & Counter Terror Expo is a world-class showcase of the capabilities, strategies and intelligence to keep nations, infrastructure, business and people safe.
The event brings together 10,000+ senior professionals from Government, Private Sector, Critical National Infrastructure, Military, Law Enforcement, Transport Security, Border Security, Security Services, Major Events and Emergency Services.

CBRNe Summit 2019
9 – 11 April 2019, Birmingham, UK
CBRNe threats are becoming a more regular occurrence in major cities across Europe. Many civil and military agencies are now having to improve their response times to major incidents and know on the scene how to quickly resolve the situation. INTELLIGENCE-SEC is bringing their leading CBRNe Summit to the United Kingdom and will be hosting the event in Birmingham on the 9th – 11th April 2019. The UK has faced many attacks in recent years and the government has put a priority on improving our CBRNe capabilities for the military and emergency services.


IDEF 2019, 14th International Defense Industry Fair
30 April – 3 May 2019, Istanbul, Turkey
Under the management and responsibility of the Turkish Armed Forces Foundation, IDEF 2019, 14th International Defense Industry Fair, organized by TÜYAP Fairs and Exhibitions Organizations Inc. will be held on between April 30 - May 3, 2019 at TÜYAP Fair and Congress Center in Büyükçekmece, Istanbul.
IDEF’17 hosted 820 companies from 50 countries.  Our authorities was allocated meeting offices to meet the delegations and participants from national / international defense industry institutions during the fair, establishing important commercial connections with them. 2.240 scheduled meetings and 50 signature ceremonies were realized during the fair.  With the intensive attention of visitors, 65.782 domestic and foreign professionals from 116 countries visited the show. 

ISDEF 2019
4 - 6 June 2019, Tel-Aviv, Israel
Recognized as the Summit of Business and Defense, the 9th edition of ISDEF is it set to be the largest defense and homeland security exhibition ever held in Israel. Since 2007, ISDEF, the premier international defense and homeland security expo, has been catering to the needs of the Military, Police, Special Forces, and HLS by exposing them to the products and solutions provided by innovative defense and security companies worldwide. The 9th edition of ISDEF will take place from June 4-6, 2019 at the Tel Aviv Convention Center in Tel Aviv, Israel. As a top national priority, defense and security in Israel are more than just exportable commodities. The strategic realities that Israel faces dictate the need for close cooperation, communication, and innovation.

BIDEC 2019 – the Bahrain International Defence Exhibition & Conference
28 - 30 October 2019, Bahrain
Under the patronage of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, Clarion Events is proud to present the 2nd edition of BIDEC – the Bahrain International Defence Exhibition & Conference. Following the hugely successful inaugural edition of BIDEC in 2017, BIDEC will return on 28-30 October 2019 at Bahrain International Exhibition & Convention Centre. BIDEC is fully supported by the Bahrain Defence Force, and presents a unique opportunity for exhibitors to showcase the latest technology, equipment and hardware across land, sea and air.
   BIDEC will offer the opportunity to meet with over 180 exhibiting companies and discover the latest equipment, technology and systems of the industry. As well as welcoming over 9,000 visitors from 49 countries, BIDEC 2017 also welcomed 61 Official Delegations from 26 countries, including a huge visiting delegation from Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates.
   BIDEC also offers off-site activities including Shooting Demonstrations, Night Shooting, Military Vehicle Demonstrations, Parachute Display and Warship Display.
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18 - 21 November 2019, Bangkok, Thailand
Defense & Security 2019 will be held in conjunction with Asean Defence Ministers' Meeting (ADMM) Retreat & ADMM-plus
Defense & Security 2019 is an international tri-service exhibition feature land, air and sea military technology together with state-of-the-art defense equipment - including the latest innovations in internal security.  The event provides manufacturers with exceptional opportunities for sales and networking with Asia's top military decision makers.
With ADMM and others, D&S2019 will be attended by over 300 official and non-official delegations. This will include top decision-makers such as Ministers of Defence, Chiefs of Armed Forces, Army, Navy and Air Force; Police, Security Agencies and other high-ranking officials who will arrive from all over the world.