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AUSA ILW Army Aviation Symposium

January 9-11, 2013 – National Harbor, MD

Armoured Vehicles Survivability

January 16-17, 2013 – Le Meridien, Munich, germany

Armoured Vehicle Survivability is a specialist event for survivability experts within the armoured vehicles market place. Featuring senior level speakers from armed forces and vehicle manufacturers this conference debates the latest developments in survivability and their success in operations. The exhibition showcases survivability technology and provides a perfect platform to meet suppliers and new customers. All serving military officers can attend free of charge. Make sure you’re in attendance to be at the cutting edge of armoured vehicle survivability. Defense Update is proud to be a sponsor of this event.

Night Vision India 2013 – January 16-17, 2013 – New Delhi, India

February 6-11, 2013 – Bangalore, India

DGI Europe

January 21-23, 2013 – QE II Conference centre, Westminster, London, UK

The DGI Conference & Exhibition brings together heads of defence geospatial intelligence, remote sensing, GIS data & mapping, satellite imagery and analysis within the military, governmental, and geo intelligence sectors. It attracts professionals who are responsible for using, and integrating, geo based capabilities in their operations and organizations. Attended by over 800 Geo professionals, DGI is where the geospatial intelligence community comes together.

New in 2013 will be the lessons learnt from Afghanistan, a conference stream focused on discussing and debating the experiences in Afghanistan, looking at the future of nation rebuilding and reconstructions. Special focus on applying lessons learnt in the region. Other highlights are  the Big Data and Human Geography streams, North American focus and more. Defense Update is proud to be a sponsor of this event.

SOLIC Conference & Exhibition 2013

January 28-30, 2013 – Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, Washington DC

Soldier Technology USA 2013

January 28-31, 2013 – Marriott Gateway, Crystal City


Soldier Technology is the annual soldier systems meeting where government and industry align needs of soldiers, marines, special operators and the squad to future investments in capability and equipment development to benefit the end user. Defense Update is proud to be a sponsor of this event.

Over the course of 4 days the audience of 550 government and industry delegates will learn about the latest modernization spending plans from over 30 separate command offices from the US Army and US Marine Corps, more than 10 government agencies from allied nations and 20 or more international industry organizations. Defense Update is proud to be a sponsor of this event.

The Eighth Annual International Ilan Ramon Space Conference

January 29 – 31, 2013 – Herzliya, Israel

International Armoured Vehicles 2013

February 5-8, 2013 – Farnborough, UK

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The International Armoured Vehicles conference and exhibition (IAVs) offers a unique combination of high-level briefings from senior international military; technical sessions from key experts in C-IEDs, Future Armouring, Simulation, Weapons Stations Integration and Situational Awareness; and a high-impact, focussed exhibition hall dedicated to the armoured vehicles community. last year alone, the event gathered 600+ conference attendees and over 2,000 visitors to the exhibition.  This year’s event introduces a special Industry Day, a second G6 Panel – focusing on International Markets, new specialised streams and a “Ride and Drive” at the Long Valley Test Track for test track exhibitors. Defense Update is proud to be a sponsor of this event.

Aero India 2013 – Airshow Live – Special Coverage by Defense Update and Vayu

February 6-11, 2013 – Bangalore, India

Marine West 2013
February 13-14, 2013 – Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, CA

IDEX 2013
February 17-21, 2013 – ADNEC, Abu Dhabi, UAE

February 17-21, 2013 – ADNEC, ABu Dhabi, UAE


Underwater Defence and Security 2013

February 26 – 27, 2013 – Portsmouth, UK


Underwater Defence & Security is an international conference and exhibition dedicated to the subsea defence and security market. The conference attracts an international array of delegates from navies, coast guards, maritime police and civilian authorities who are all tasked with ensuring the defence of our subsea environment. The exhibition operates alongside the conference and acts as a customer centric platform to showcase the latest developments in technology and capabilities. Underwater Defence & Security is an ideal way to network with industry peers and is held each year at the Royal Navy Dockyard, Portsmouth, UK. Defense Update is proud to be a sponsor of this event.

AUSA Winter Conference & Exhibition
February 20-22, 2013 – Broward County Convention Center , Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Fourth International Missile Defense (BMD) Conference and Exhibition
February 26, 2013 – Dan Panorama, Tel-Aviv, Israel



Israel, in particular, faces an increasing ballistic missile threat, ranging from short-range missiles and artillery rockets, to long-range missiles, capable of carrying and launching unconventional warheads, threatening primarily its civilian population.

The aim of the fourth conference and exhibition, is to provide the opportunity for technical and policy representatives to meet, exchange views and information and explore opportunities for cooperation to improve missile defense capabilities. Defense Update is proud to be a sponsor of this event.

Avalon 2013 Australian International Airshow
February 26 – March 1, 2013 – Geelong Airport, Victoria, Australia
March 1-3, 2013 – Open to the Public

Heli Expo 2013
March 5-7 – Las Vegas, Nevada

Directed Energy Systems 2013
March 5-7 – London, UK

Military & Aviation 2013
March 5, 2013 – Airport City, Israel

This annual event comprising a conference and exhibition focuses on advanced military and aerospace technologies, from Israel and abroad. The event is attended by executives and technical officials from Israel’s defense industries, and includes briefings by leading military officials and and industry experts. Defense Update is proud to be a sponsor of this event.

Border Security Expo 2013
March 12-13 – Phoenix, AZ, USA

 Thousands of federal, state, and local law enforcement and industry professionals will converge in Phoenix, at Border Security Expo, the world’s largest show and conference focused on issues confronting borders. The 2013 event will feature:

  • A world renowned conference featuring 50 speakers
  • Awards presentations & memorial ceremonies
  • Exhibition featuring over 200+ of the latest products and  innovations
  • Networking opportunities during and after the expo

From education to implementation, Border Security Expo 2013 is the most effective and productive way to gain knowledge of important trends, network and learn from your peers, and evaluate products and services. Defense Update is proud to be a sponsor of this event.

Electronic Warfare 2013
March 18-20, 2013 – Alexandria, VA, USA

LIMA 2013 – International Maritime & Aerospace Exhibition
March 26-30, 2013 – Langkawi, Malaysia

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