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Expression of Interest: Trade Mission to Defence and Security Equipment International 2019 | Deadline: Friday, April 12, 2019

NOTE: This opportunity has expired or is an event which has already taken place.

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 to Friday, September 13, 2019

Atlantic Canada Aerospace and Defence Association (ACADA), in partnership with Nova Scotia Business Inc., Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA) and the Atlantic Provinces, is leading an Atlantic Canadian mission to Defence and Security Equipment International 2019 (DSEI) from September 10-13, 2019 in London, UK, and are currently seeking expressions of interest from Nova Scotia companies in the aerospace and defence industry.

Activities associated with the show may include: pre-mission training and market intelligence, a pre-DSEI mission to Maritime Air/Systems and Technologies 2019 or MSPO International Defence Industry Exhibition 2019. In order to better plan for the mission and its add-on activities, please indicate your interest by Friday, April 12, 2019.

DSEI is a world leading event that connects governments, national armed forces, industry thought leaders and the global defence & security supply chain on an unrivalled scale. DSEI 2019 will host over 35,000 attendees, 40 international pavilions, and 1,600 exhibitors from across the globe. It covers capabilities across aerospace, land, naval, security and joint domains.

A 22sqm booth within the CADSI Canada Pavilion has been secured. Participants will have access to the show, the ACADA booth (including meeting room and storage, company branding), ACOA matchmaking, and the ACADA river cruise reception. See below for complete details.

What’s Included?

  • Show registration
  • Dedicated DSEI EZONE Portal login
  • Participation in the shared Canada pavilion
  • Access to on-site meeting room
  • Regular mission communications and updates
  • Promotional opportunities (logo display, brochure stand) at the ACADA booth
  • Company profile in our ACADA show brochure
  • One-on-one business matchmaking program supported by ACOA
  • Invitation to the ACADA and the Canada receptions at DSEI
  • Demonstration/display opportunities (additional cost/limited availability)
  • Sponsorship opportunities
  • Dedicated mission support via our experienced ACADA team.

Registration Fees:

ACADA Members

Option A: Regular Registration (includes mission registration for1 person for the company/organization): $2,000 + $300 HST

Option B: Demonstration Registration (2 space available, first come, first serve. Includes registration for 1 person): $3,000 + 450 HST

Additional Person(s): Cost for each additional person(s) attending outside of the number of passes provided by the registration type: $800 + $120 HST


Regular Registration (includes mission registration for 1 person for the company/organization): $2,500 + $375 HSt

Additional Person(s): Cost for each additional person(s) attending outside of the number of passes provided by the registration type: $1,500 + $225 HST

To submit your expression of interest, click the button below.


Expression of Interest Deadline: Friday, April 12, 2019

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