EVENTS

EVENTS 2021

DEFSEC Atlantic 2021
5-7 October 2021                      Halifax Convention Centre, NS
To ensure that COVID-19 safety measures can be achieved, DEFSEC Atlantic 2021 will be held at the Halifax Convention Centre for the first time. The second largest of its kind in Canada, the event showcases Atlantic Canadian opportunities and provides major networking opportunities for the Marine, Defence and Security industries – creating partnership potential for all attendees.
http://defsecatlantic.ca/

NCT Europe 2021 - CBRNe
5-7 October 2021                        Joint NBC Defence School, Rieti, Italy
Europe’s largest CBRNe event is coming to Italy for the first time at the Italian Joint NBC Defense School in Rieti. Once again NCT will be the leading forum for European and international CBRN Defense Commanders, civil first responders, law enforcement agencies and industry representatives to exchange knowledge on future mission requirements, research and development and next generation CBRNe threats.
https://nct-events.com/event/nct-cbrne-europe-2021

AIAC – Canadian Aerospace Summit 2021 
8-10 November 2021                Shaw Centre, Ottawa, Ontario
AIAC is closely monitoring the public health situation, and all planning and preparations for the 2021 event are being done from the perspective of ensuring the health and safety of members, exhibitors and participants. Typically, this exclusive event 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.

Best Defence 2021 – Virtual Conference
16-17 November 2021                  London, Ontario
The 2021 program has been changed to a VIRTUAL event. Organizers confirm that Judith Bennett, DGMSSC will be a keynote speaker, as will Dr. David Perry, VP at CGAI. Virtually attend the CAF Mini Outlooks. Building upon the interest shown in the January 2021 webinar on Indigenous Inclusion within Aerospace & Defence Sector, there will be more discussion around this important subject and networking with Indigenous businesses.
http://bestdefenceconference.com

I/ITSEC 2021
29 November - 3 December 2021                   Orlando, Florida, USA
World's largest modeling, simulation and training conference and trade show.
https://www.iitsec.org/

Undersea Defence Technology
14-16 December 2021                     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

EVENTS 2022

NCT APAC 2022
TBD February 2022                        Seoul, Republic of Korea
NCT APAC is coming to Seoul, ROK, for its third edition in the peninsula, organized in official partnership with the Korean Society of Chemical, Biological and Radiological Defense (KSCBRD). The event will start with a live capability demonstration led by the ROK Army CBRN Defense Command and will be followed by an international conference and industry exhibition in the field of CBRNe. Military, civil and industry stakeholders operating in the field of CBRNe, C-IED, EOD and demining from all over Asia, the USA and Europe will have the chance to gather in a 3-day event featuring a live capability demonstration, a conference stream and an industry exhibition showcasing the newest solutions to counter the threat of CBRNe, IEDs and mines.
https://nct-events.com/event/nct-cbrne-asia-2021

EU Security & Defence Symposium
TBD March 2022                        The Rideau Club, Ottawa
Organized by the European Union Delegation to Canada, the 5th Security & Defence Symposium will address emerging defence challenges on both sides of the Atlantic and examine how the EU and Canada can work more closely together to promote enhanced coordination, increased investment and sharing in developing defence capabilities.
https://www.eucanada.eu/

Security Canada - Ottawa
TBD                           Ottawa Conference and Event Centre
CANASA, the Canadian Security Association is a national not-for-profit organization dedicated to advancing the security industry and supporting security professionals in Canada. This trade show and conference typically draws hundreds of buyers from the public and private sectors together in a showcase of innovations in technology, products and services.
http://securitycanadaexpo.com/attend-security-canada-ottawa

CANSEC 2022 
1-2 June 2022                 EY Centre, Ottawa, ON
CANSEC has been held annually in Ottawa since 1998 (stopping only for COVID in 2020 and 2021). Companies are encouraged to start planning for CANSEC 2022, which will take place June 1 and 2.
https://www.defenceandsecurity.ca/CANSEC/

ADSE
PENDING                 Tradex Centre, Abbotsford, BC
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/

Euronaval
TBD 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.
http://www.euronaval.fr/

DEFSEC Atlantic 2022
October 2022                 Cunard Centre, Halifax, NS
DEFSEC Atlantic is the 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/

Security Canada Central
TBD October                  Toronto Congres Centre, 650 Dixon Road, Toronto
CANASA, the Canadian Security Association is a national not-for-profit organization dedicated to advancing the security industry and supporting security professionals in Canada. This trade show and conference draws thousands of buyers from the public and private sectors together in a showcase of innovations in technology, products and services.
https://www.securitycanada.com/

Unmanned Systems Canada
TBD October / November      
           Location TBD
Canada’s Unmanned Systems conference covers Land, Sea and Air applications of unmanned vehicle systems. Join your colleagues, competition and partners as well as Canadian and International aerospace professionals, researchers, knowledge brokers, and policy and decision makers at the Industry event of the year.
https://www.unmannedsystems.ca/

Canadian Space Society Annual Summit
TBD November                     Shaw Centre, Ottawa Ontario
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.
https://css.ca/summit/canadian-space-summit-2019

Best Defence
TBD November                   London, Ontario
Information for 2022 to come.
http://bestdefenceconference.com

Maritime & Arctic Security & Safety Conference
TBD November      
           St John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador
Organized by the Atlantic Canada Aerospace & Defence Association (ACADA), MASS20 will focus on the challenges associated with both northern and maritime environments. The aim of this international conference is to promote collaboration, innovation and efforts that are contributing to northern development. 
http://www.maritimearcticsecurity.ca

AIAC – Canadian Aerospace Summit 
TBD November                 Ottawa, Ontario
This exclusive event 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 November      
                           Ottawa Ontario
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
Nov-Dec 2022
           Orlando, Florida, USA
World's largest modeling, simulation and training conference and trade show.
http://www.iitsec.org/

 

EVENTS 2023

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/