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About NAVDEX

NAVDEX 2017: The regions leading naval defence and maritime security event 

It is the leading event of its kind in the Middle East and North Africa region.

In 2017, the region’s leading naval defence and maritime security exhibition (NAVDEX) will return to Abu Dhabi and will have the prestigious honour of the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, and organized by IDEX LLC (an ADNEC Group Company) in association with the UAE Armed Forces GHQ.

NAVDEX is held alongside IDEX, the International Defence Exhibition and Conference and features a purpose built exhibition hall, ADNEC Marina for visiting naval ships, a pontoon for small crafts, daily water demonstrations and an outdoor display area.

NAVDEX provides a dedicated and focused platform for international naval defence and maritime security companies to showcase their technologies and services to an international audience.

NAVDEX offers exhibitors the unique opportunity to promote the latest in naval, maritime and coastal security technology, equipment and crafts.

Over 3000 sq m of exhibition space

Over 3000 sq m of exhibition space

The exhibition hall features local and international exhibitors who specialise in naval, maritime and coastal security technology, equipment's and crafts.  
 

Who Exhibits?

On-water exhibits

On-water exhibits

Prime on-water exhibit space at NAVDEX enables exhibitors to berth their crafts and vessels on the temporary marina pontoons and participate in daily live on-water demonstrations.
 
Visiting naval vessels

Visiting naval vessels

International warships will moor alongside the dock edge for the duration of the vent.  NAVDEX exhibitors can invite guests aboard these visiting naval vessels and present company equipment and technology which are operational on-board.
Live on-water demonstrations

Live on-water demonstrations

A daily program of live choreographed and exhibitor demonstrations will attract visitors to watch from the dock edge grandstand adjacent to NAVDEX.

Principal Sponsor

ship building

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