Reservation Deadline: 19 March 2010 | Material Deadline: 22 March 2010 | Publication Date: 25 March 2010
MEDIA UPDATE Issue No (1/2010)
Doha Int'l Maritime Defense Exhibition & Conference (DIMDEX); Doha; 29-31 March 2010
Major Regional Conferences & Exhibitions in 2010
CURRENT TRENDS IN THE MIDDLE EAST
- Geopolitical Situation in the Middle East.
- Economic Status; Defense Budgets.
- General Assessment of the Political scene.
- Structure of Armed Forces in the Middle East.
- Regional & International Defense Agreements.
MILITARY EQUIPMENTS IN
MAJOR ARAB ARMED FORCES
- Breadth and types of Land Systems.
- Aircrafts & Warplanes used by Arab Air Forces.
- Current Vessels & Naval Systems.
- Air Defense & Counter Missiles Defense.
- Capabilities in Electronic Warfare.
LATEST MILITARY SALES TO THE REGION
- Ongoing Military Programs in the Gulf.
- Aircrafts Liaison & Communications Systems.
- Contracts for Upgrading Weapon Systems.
- Training Equipments & Facilities.
- Joint Ventures for Production of Military Equipments.
FUTURE NEEDS OF MAJOR ARAB ARMED FORCES
- Evolution of Technology and the need for changes.
- Modernization & Procurement Programs in the Middle East.
- Correlation between needs and costs.
- Importance of Regional Exhibitions for Live Demonstrations & Displays.
OFFSET PROGRAMS IN THE GULF
- The True understanding of Offset.
- Major Offset Companies in the Gulf.
- How Foreign Countries feature Offset?
- Offset Projects & Programs in Saudi Arabia, Kuwait & the UAE.
SHIPBUILDING IN THE MIDDLE EAST
- The Geographic location of Arab States.
- Maritime Movements & Surveillance.
- Factors behind a Regional Ship Industry.
- Abu Dhabi Ship Building in full stream.
- Major Shipyards in the Arab World.
AIRCRAFT MAINTENANCE INTHE MIDDLE EAST
- Evolution of Airports and Airlines in the Middle East.
- Competition between Aircraft Suppliers in the region.
- Role of Arab Air Forces in launching Maintenance Facilities.
- Al Salam Aircrafts: A Prominent MRO Facility in Saudi Arabia.
- Abu Dhabi Aircraft Technology (ADAT): Mission & Achievements.
SPECIAL FOCUS: DIMDEX 2010
- Full Preview of DIMDEX 2010.
- Major Exhibitors & Official Delegates.
- National Pavilions at DIMDEX 2010.
- Main Topics & Speakers at the DIMDEX Conference.