Events – Media Partners

12th Annual SOF & Irregular Warfare Symposium
29 - 30 November 2023, Tampa, FL, USA
Defense Strategies Institute’s 12th Annual Special Operations Forces and Irregular Warfare Symposium, occurring November 29-30 in Tampa, FL will explore the intricacies of unconventional warfare tactics and strategies. This year’s iteration will convene senior leaders and decision makers across the SOF community, regional combatant commands, DoD, nonprofits, and industry to address the constant evolving nature of modern conflicts as state and non-state actors increasingly employ unconventional methods to achieve their objectives. Special emphasis will be placed on the crucial need for special operations forces to be well-equipped, trained and adaptable to counter these threats effectively. Link:

EDEX 2023
4 - 7 December 2023, New Cairo, Egypt
With 920,000 military personnel, the largest military power in Africa and one of the leading forces worldwide, Egypt is the ideal setting for a large-scale defence & security event. In addition, Egypt has historically maintained continuous investment in the latest weaponry as a defence strategy and has strengthened national production lines across a range of military complexes. EDEX is fully supported by Egyptian Armed Forces and presents a brand new opportunity for exhibitors to showcase the latest technology, equipment and systems across land, sea, and air.


  • Held under the patronage of His Excellency, President Abdel Fattah El Sisi, The President of The Arab Republic of Egypt and The Supreme Commander of the Egyptian Armed Forces
  • Held at Egypt International Exhibition Centre, a brand new venue in Cairo.
  • 400+ exhibitors showcasing the latest technology, equipment and systems across land, sea and air
  • 34,000+ industry visitors expected to attend
  • Fully-hosted international military VIP Delegation Programme

World Police Summit 
5 - 7 March 2024, Dubai, UAE
The World Police Summit Conference is the premier global platform for police and security experts. Explore the latest developments and promote better policing through engaging conversations. With seven distinct conferences covering strategic and technical disciplines, featuring keynote and breakout sessions, it covers vital themes in 21st-century policing. Learn from front-line best practices and meet sector leaders shaping the future of policing worldwide.

9th Annual Defence Logistics Central and Eastern Europe Conference
18 - 19 March 2024, Budapest, Hungary
SAE Media Group is proud to present the 8th Annual Defence Logistics Central and Eastern Europe Conference on the 18 - 19 of March 2024 in Prague, Czech Republic. As cooperation between armed forces, and the prevalence of joint logistics operations increases, so the importance of defence logistics as a capability in its own right continues to grow. Join the Defence Logistics Central and Eastern Europe conference to get a detailed understanding into the new developments in defence supply chain sustainment, strategies and take this unique opportunity to learn and speak directly with senior key leaders.
EARLY BIRD OFFER - Register before 15 December 2023 and save £200.

ISNR 2024
21 – 23 May 2024, Abu Dhabi, UAE

ISNR Abu Dhabi is the region’s most trusted platform bringing together national & cyber security officials, buyers and all supply chain stakeholders from public and private sectors, to conduct business, enhance industry leadership and showcase innovation to discuss & influence future projects.
ISNR Abu Dhabi 2024 is launching a new identity as part of the show’s evolution.
The 2024 theme will focus on accelerating transformation in the national security landscape.
Taking place from 21-23 May, ISNR will once again be a driving force in helping shape innovation in national and cybersecurity.

16 - 18 October 2024, Prague, Czech Republic
FUTURE FORCES FORUM (FFF) is a highly recognized and widely endorsed international platform for defence & security information exchange and for promotion of the allied and partner countries objectives within national and global security. The primary objective is to develop security and defence cooperation within NATO, EU and other partner countries, military and civil authorities. All events are focused on the presentation of current and future needs of the armed and security forces, state-of-the-art technologies and R&D programmes with interactions between all involved stakeholders on the military and also civilian level.

     The event is organized under the auspices of the Czech President and Government. It is held in close cooperation with armed and security forces, NATO, EDA and other relevant organisations who are involved in the programme. The Forum addresses the latest trends and needs in defence and security area and helps to achieve the much sought-after interoperability within Joint All-Domain Operations environment. Another important aim is to facilitate active engagement with partner countries, international organizations, armed and security forces, law enforcement, private sector, R&D, and academia across the globe. The FFF also regularly hosts the official NATO working groups sessions.

SAHA EXPO Defence & Aerospace Exhibition
22 – 26 October 2024, Istanbul, Türkiye

SAHA EXPO is a major Defence & Aerospace Exhibition in the region, organized by SAHA İstanbul, the largest industrial cluster of Türkiye and Europe with nearly 1.000 companies and 26 universities, supported by various government ministries. It serves as a global platform for showcasing cutting-edge aerospace and defence products. The 2022 event drew 78,643 visitors from 109 countries, with 957 exhibitors, 268 official delegations, and many meetings and product launches. It also saw 114 signing ceremonies worth over $1 billion, with a remarkable export rate of 60%.
     SAHA EXPO 2024, set for October 22-26, will expand to a 90,000 sqm venue with over 1,200 exhibitors and an expected 150,000 visitors, solidifying its position as a vital international showcase for aerospace and defence technologies.
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