Naval Group have shown their support for Egypt Defence Expo (EDEX), confirming their participation as Gold Sponsor for the second edition of the event.
Naval Group is the European leader in naval defense. Naval Group uses its extraordinary know-how, unique industrial resources and capacity to arrange innovative strategic partnerships to meet its customers’ requirements. As a system-integrator and prime contractor, the group designs, produces and supports submarines and surface ships. It also supplies services to shipyards and naval bases. Attentive to corporate social responsibility, Naval Group adheres to the United Nations Global Compact.
Naval Group reported revenues of 3.3 billion euros and has a workforce of 15,798 (data for 2020).
Confirmed Sponsors for EDEX 2021 to-date include:
- Headline Sponsor: Fincantieri
- Platinum Sponsor: Dassault Aviation
- Platinum Sponsor: MBDA
- Gold Sponsor: Lockheed Martin
- Gold Sponsor: Naval Group
- Bronze Sponsor: HENSOLDT
Scheduled for 29 November to 02 December 2021, EDEX will be held under the patronage of His Excellency, President Abdel Fattah El Sisi, President of the Arab Republic of Egypt and The Supreme Commander of the Egyptian Armed Forces.
EDEX is fully supported by Egyptian Armed Forces and presents a brand new opportunity for exhibitors to showcase the latest technology, equipment and systems across land, sea, and air.
Organized by Clarion Defence & Security, EDEX will be held at Egypt International Exhibition Centre, a brand new venue in Cairo. The second edition is expected to attract over 400 exhibitors showcasing the latest technology, equipment and systems across land, sea and air. In addition, over 30,000 industry visitors are expected to attend the show.
EDEX will also host an international military VIP Delegation Program.
With 920,000 military personnel, the largest military power in Africa and one of the leading forces worldwide, Egypt is the ideal setting for a large-scale defence & security event. In addition, Egypt has historically maintained continuous investment in the latest weaponry as a defence strategy and has strengthened national production lines across a range of military complexes.