OPV Middle East

Event date
09 - 11 Oct 2017
Event location
Jumeirah Messilah Beach Resort & Spa - Kuwait

About the event: 

Join 200+ senior naval officers and coast guards at the Middle East’s leading gathering focusing on maritime surveillance and offshore patrol vessels in Kuwait this October.

Officially supported by the Kuwait Ministry of Defence and the Kuwait Naval Force, the 6th edition will address issues regarding policy, capability and regional maritime security. Major General Khaled A. Abdullah, Commander and Chief of Kuwait Naval Force, State of Kuwait, has also confirmed to deliver the opening keynote speech.

If you re looking to meet and network with senior naval and coast guard officials from across the Middle East, understand their maritime security requirements and build future relationships, then you cannot miss this event.

Here are some of the key reasons why you should not miss the event:

  • Meet with the most senior officers from the navies in the region under one roof and find out their plans to foster GCC cooperation and security
  • Gain more networking time than ever before through a comprehensive programme along with an international maritime law and coastal surveillance focus day, gala dinner and much more
  • In recent years, the region’s naval proliferation has grown to a net-worth of over US$22bn. Directly meet with decision makers contributing to this growth and find out their future requirements

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