EVENTS

EVENTS 2021

DEFSEC Atlantic 2022
4-6 October 2022                 Cunard Centre, Halifax, NS
DEFSEC Atlantic is a major networking opportunity for the Aerospace, Defence and Security industries – the second largest of its kind in Canada. Focused on showcasing Atlantic Canadian opportunities, the show's worldwide reach creates partnership potential for all attendees.
http://defsecatlantic.ca/

Euronaval
18-21 October 2022                 Le Bourget, Paris
Although Euronaval 2020 became a digital event, in 2022 the bi-annual Euronaval will once again be the privileged global meeting point for contractors, industrialists, experts and decision-makers of military Navies from all five continents. Previous events brought together 400 exhibitors, registered 23,250 visitors, hosted 129 official delegations from 64 countries, and attracted 350 journalists from all over the world.
https://www.euronaval.fr/

Future Forces 2022
19-22 October 2022                 Prague, Czech Republic
Future Forces Exhibition is a highly recognized international event in defence & security field organized biennially in Prague and officially supported by the Czech Government and its Armed Forces, NATO, the European Defence Agency (EDA) and many other international institutions.
https://www.euronaval.fr/

Security Canada Central
19-20 October                  Toronto Congres Centre, 650 Dixon Road, Toronto
This event draws thousands of buyers from the public and private sectors together in a showcase of innovations in technology, products and services. Security Canada Central, the biggest and most important security show in Canada. attracts thousands of professionals from all sectors come here to network, learn and get up to speed on the hottest technology trends.
https://www.securitycanada.com/

Aerial Evolution Canada
1-3 November 2022      
           Westin Calgary Airport Hotel
Canada’s Aerial Evolution conference covers Land, Sea and Air applications of unmanned vehicle systems. Join Canadian and International aerospace professionals, researchers, and policy and decision makers to discuss the latest developments in the Canadian RPAS sector.
https://www.aerialevolution.ca/ae22-conference/

Best Defence Conference
16-17 November                   London, Ontario
The Best Defence conference provides opportunities to forge strategic partnerships, develop supply chains, and learn of Canadian procurement programs. Networking opportunities include prime contractors, military and procurement specialists in the Canadian Defence sector. Keynote speakers to be confirmed. CAF Mini Outlooks will also be hosted.
http://bestdefenceconference.com

AIAC – Canadian Aerospace Summit 
7-9 November 2022                 Ottawa, Ontario (Shaw Centre)
This exclusive event builds on AIAC’s long history of showcasing the best that Canadian aerospace has to offer through an elite conference program. Unparalleled networking opportunities, and collaboration with international thought leaders and industry executives from around the globe brings together Canadian and international companies of all sizes, government, and academia. More than 1,100 participants (primarily C-suite executives and government officials) are expected to attend. World-class speakers, powerful networking opportunities and the largest aerospace trade show in Canada.

Canadian Space Society Annual Summit
TBD ?      
                           Location TBD
The Space Summit is one of Canada’s leading conferences devoted to space science, policy, research and technology. It brings together space professionals from industry, academia, government, military and enthusiasts from all walks of life.

I/ITSEC 2022
28 Nov - 2 Dec 2022
           Orlando, Florida, USA
Emphasizing themes related to defense and security, the Interservice/ Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC) has become the world's largest modeling, simulation, and training conference.
http://www.iitsec.org/

 

EVENTS 2023

Mari-Tech 2023
TBD April 2023                      Niagara Falls, Ontario
The Mari-Tech 2023 conference is designed to promote social interaction as well as professional development. Organized by the Canadian Institute of Marine Engineering (CIMarE), and hosted in turn by each of the CIMarE’s seven branches, it is the premier event for the marine engineering community in Canada. The conference has earned a respected position as a neutral, non-political event devoted to engaging the private sector, government and academia.
https://www.mari-techconference.ca/

Undersea Defence Technology
9-11 May 2023                       Rostock, Germany
Dedicated to the undersea defence industry, UDT is a multi-faceted exhibition and conference reflecting the community’s desire for continuous learning and development. This event attracts researchers, military end-users and professionals spanning the entire supply chain to evaluate developing solutions in one of the harshest environments known to man.
https://www.udt-global.com

CANSEC 2023 
TBD May June 2023                 EY Centre, Ottawa, Canada
CANSEC has been held annually in Ottawa since 1998 (stopping only for COVID in 2020 and 2021). From key prime contractors to supply chain representatives, CANSEC draws experts from all parts of the defence industry. Engage with senior military and government representatives, international delegations and industry decision-makers.
https://www.defenceandsecurity.ca/CANSEC/

Paris Air Show 2023
19-25 June 2023                   Le Bourget, Paris
Due to the uncertainties related to the global COVID health crisis, the world's largest bi-annual aviation and space industry event was cancelled for 2021, and planning for a spectacular 2023 is well underway. 
https://www.siae.fr/en/

Security Canada West
TBD June 2023                         Richmond, British Columbia
Security professionals from Western Canada and the United States come together at Security Canada West to get access to the next generation of security technology and leading service providers. Connect with top manufacturers and service providers, and benefit from access to the best educational opportunities in the business.. Registration is free if you book online by 15 June 2022.
https://securitycanada.com/attend/west/

Maritime & Arctic Security & Safety Conference
TBD July 2023      
           St John’s, Newfoundland & Labrador
Organized by the Atlantic Canada Aerospace & Defence Association (ACADA), panelists and speakers of this international conference will focus on the challenges associated with northern and maritime environments. The aim of this international conference is to promote collaboration, innovation and efforts that are contributing to northern development. 
https://ac-ada.ca/conferences/maritime-arctic-security-safety-conference/

ADSE
TBD August 2023                 Westin Bayshore, Vancouver, Canada
The largest aerospace tradeshow in Western Canada, ADSE is a "must attend" event for participants with local and international business ties to Canada’s aerospace, defence and security industries.
https://adse.ca/

Abbotsford International Airshow
TBD August 2023                 Abbotsford Int'l Airport, BC, Canada
The vintage, current and future aircraft on display and in the air during the Abbotsford International Airshow attracts more than 100 thousand attendees every year. Teams from all over the world come to wow the crowds, and the 2022 event is sure to be spectacular.
https://www.abbotsfordairshow.com

 

EVENTS 2024

Eurosatory 2024
17-21 June 2024                     Paris, France
This international land and air-land exhibition for Defence and Security, takes place every two years. It has continually evolved since the first event in 1967, and brings together increasing numbers worldwide exhibitors showcasing life-size equipment, visitors and journalists.
https://www.eurosatory.com