Innovation Trail: IDEX and NAVDEX will introd...
Innovation Trail

IDEX and NAVDEX will introduce IDEX Next_Gen

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Under the patronage of HH Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, president of the UAE, ADNEC Group is set to host the 16th edition of the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX 2023) and the 7th edition of the Naval Defence Exhibition and Conference (NAVDEX 2023), which will take place from February 20 to 24, 2023.

Organised by ADNEC Group at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, in association with the UAE Ministry of Defence, the events are set to showcase a wide range of new features and attract leading participants and exhibitors from the international defence industry. The upcoming edition of IDEX marks the 30th edition of the event and, along with NAVDEX, these events have become the largest of their kind in the world. IDEX and NAVDEX will introduce IDEX Next_Gen, a dedicated space for startups, which will enable entrepreneurs to demonstrate their solutions and technologies in the defence and naval sector to leading figures in the industry.

The events will also introduce the Innovation Trail, a focused journey through the exhibition, highlighting the latest products and innovations for the defence and naval community, from the world's leading brands. The previous editions of IDEX and NAVDEX in 2021 recorded renowned success, welcoming over 62,000 visitors and more than 900 local, regional and international companies from 59 countries, in addition to hosting 35 national pavilions.