|Event: DSEi (DEFENSE & SECURITY EQUIPMENT INTERNATIONAL) 2013|
Location: London, England- United Kingdom
Date of Event: 09/10/2013-09/13/2013
Products: Technical Fabrics, Military Fabrics, and Protective Clothing
Project Officer: Mary Lynn Landgraf 202-482-7909
Official Show Website: http://www.dsei.co.uk/
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
OFFICE OF TEXTILES AND APPAREL (OTEXA) SAMPLE BOOTH
DEFENSE & SECURITY EQUIPMENT INTERNATIONAL (DSEi)
10-13 September, 2013
LOCATION: ExCeL Convention Center, London, United Kingdom
SHOW DESCRIPTION: Held biennially, DSEi is the world’s largest fully integrated defense and security event and provides participants the ability to showcase their full capabilities at a single exhibition to a pre-qualified attendee base. DSEi 2013 will offer both exhibitors and visitors more opportunities than ever before to demonstrate and keep up to date with the latest developments and issues within the security arena. DSEi 2013 will consist of over 400,000 sq feet of exhibit space, naval ships docked alongside the venue, waterborne demos and multiple feature areas. DSEi 2011 included Europe’s largest indoor Robotics and Unmanned Systems Showcase. The latest aerospace capabilities will be at DSEi 2013 with a display of fixed and rotor wing military aircraft and the world’s largest UAV demonstration area.
VISITORS/EXHIBITORS: DSEi attracts over 28,000 visitors from close to 100 countries, all pre-qualified in their relevance to the defense industry. In 2011, approximately 1400 exhibitors from 55 countries showcased their products and services. There were 29 national pavilions and 300 new exhibitors.
DELEGATIONS: DSEi 2011 had 75 official delegations from 55 countries, represented by 274 official delegation members. In addition, 22 senior UK VIPs attended and 796 DSEi VIP Guests representing 75 countries were hosted.
AMENITIES: OTEXA has a Sample and Information Booth at DSEi 2013 for up to 12 qualified U.S. manufacturers and suppliers of military/defense, industrial, and specialty technical textiles. Participants in this catalog/sample show are offered a package of services including the collection of leads that will be sent to each company in a spreadsheet after the show, promotion of samples and pre-concurrent and post show publicity.
COST: $900 for 4-5 product samples or four book samples, company literature and business cards. Shipment of samples to and from DSEi 2013 is the responsibility of the participant.
WHY SHOULD YOU EXHIBIT? DSEi is the world’s largest international defense and security exhibition, providing a unique setting in which companies may develop international relationships and generate new business opportunities. The UK market is open to competition and is a major purchaser of U.S. platforms, systems and support services. The Department of Commerce booth is located in the heart of the AUSA Pavilion.
For addtional information, please contact Mary Lynn Landgraf at Mary-Lynn.Landgraf@trade.gov or on 202-482-7909.
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