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Aerospace, Defence & Security Expo set to celebrate third year

July 18, 2014, Abbotsford, B.C. - The 2014 Aerospace, Defence & Security Expo (ADSE) brings key federal and provincial cabinet ministers, government officials, commercial and military aerospace industry experts, and defence- and security-industry leaders together for learning and networking opportunities August 7 and 8 at Tradex in Abbotsford.

July 18, 2014  By Carey Fredericks

Proudly hosted by AIAC Pacific, ADSE 2014 features speakers and presentations on themes that are timely, current and valuable to participants and industry visitors, who will benefit with access to key people, assets, ideas and opportunities that will help grow our local, regional and national economies and stimulate a thriving aerospace industry in Canada and internationally.

This year’s expo coincides on Friday with the Abbotsford International Airshow and includes:

Industry trade show and networking opportunities
Addresses by representatives of Government of Canada, Royal Canadian Air Force and Government of BC
A professional forum with three panel discussions
Suppliers Forum
Defence Procurement Strategy Forum
Significant Commercial Opportunities Forum
Government and industry announcements
Round-table and B2B meetings
Access to Twilight Airshow and dinner
Building on the success of last year’s expo, which saw more than 300 delegates, including 60 exhibitors from a wide range of aerospace and defence firms, and facilitated more than 100 business-to-business meetings, AIAC Pacific is the industry lead at ADSE 2014, with support from the federal, provincial and municipal governments as well as other key stakeholders.



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