Top military & Defense trade shows & conferences in 2020

What is the military and defence industry?

Military and defence industry is a huge industry that produces and sells weapons to different countries. They are also responsible for selling various military technology to the countries across the world. This industry is responsible for the production of defence products like Pistol and Guns and also delivers the technology that is needed for modern warfare. 

What are the forecast of the military and defence industry?

There are several forecast in terms of technological advancement and the political advancement of the defence industry. It is being estimated that in the future the war instrument will be artificial in nature. Given the social and the political system of different counties there are chances of crisis and this may lead to several outbreaks of war. This is the time the defence industry will be of major help to fight and mitigate the risk of war. Every year there is a huge amount of investment done on the military and the defence of the country. This is one of the reasons why it is necessary that there is an improvement in the economy and the political factors. Else there several chances of terror as being forecasted by military and defence industry. 

The reasons to join military trade shows

Military trade shows are the ways through which different technological advancement in the field of defence is known, Becoming a part of such trade show allows the understanding of political strength and political agenda of different countries. The new technologies can be exploring in a way of that agenda can be formed further to understand the political moves of different countries in the world. Having a details concept of the same is essential. 

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list of some of the top military Shows of 2020:

  1. ANME Trade Show (9th August to 11th August, 2020): This is a trade show that offer goods for Army and Navy. In this show you will also come across various campaigns that talks about the enforcement of Law. The Show will be held in Las Vegas, USA.
  2. IFSEC (3rd December to 5th December, 2020): This is one of the biggest show for civil protection and fire safety. This show will be hosted in New Delhi, India. In these show some of the renowned consultants, exhibitors and government officials will be present. 
  3. Oaks Gun Show (13th March to 15th March, 2020): This is one of the most unique shows that exhibits artilleries and defence equipment. The show will be held in The Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, Oaks, USA. Apart from the defence items you will also come across books about guns. 
  4. Secutech (7th May to 9th May, 2020): This is considered to be one of the largest security fair in India. This will be held in Bombay Exhibition Centre (BEC), Mumbai, India. One of the unique features of this fair is that this fair brings in some of the leading global and national players in the market. 
  5. Florida Gun shows (25th April to 26th April, 2020): This is one of the largest gun show in Florida. This show will be held in Miami-Dade County Fair & Exposition, Inc., Miami, USA. This is a unique show that brings in some of the antiques arms and ammunitions. The show would provide you with an array of antique collection. 
  6. MSPO Expo (8th September to 11th September, 2020): This show will be held in Targi Kielce, Kielce, Poland. The main focus of the show is to exhibit advance technologies on Land, sea and air.  
  7. International Security Conference & Expo (18th November to 19th November, 2020): This is one of the largest military trade show in America. This show offers a one on one discussion with the top innovators and the creators of these ammunition which makes this show unique. This show is held in Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, USA.
  8. Florida Gun Shows – Orlando (21st March to 22nd March, 2020): This is another huge gun show in Florida. This show have travelled more than 8 different cities in USA and have got a huge response. This show will be held in Florida Gun Shows – Orlando. 
  9. Fire & Safety India (7th May to 9th May, 2020): This fair occurs at the same time and at the same venue of Secutech. This is one of the largest exhibitions of fire security and safety in India. This will be held in Bombay Exhibition Centre (BEC), Mumbai, India. 
  10. CANSEC (27th May to 28th May, 2020): Every year this fair brings innovative idea and concepts. This is one of the fair that brings cutting edge technology in the field of arms and ammunitions. The leading producers of arms and ammunitions in Canada comes together to showcase their products. This fair is held in EY Centre, Ottawa, Canada.
  11. Florida Gun & Knife Show West Palm Beach (14th March and 15th March, 2020): The fair exhibits new and used guns that are popular in the war fare. This fair is held in South Florida Fair, West Palm Beach, USA. Apart from guns you will find a huge range of other material that are used in defence. 
  12. Florida Gun Show Tampa (18th April to 19th April, 2020): This show is held ito 8th Octn Florida State Fairgrounds, Tampa, USA. 
  13. DEFEXPO INDIA (5th February to 8th February, 2020): This show will be held in Vrindavan Yojna, Lucknow, India.
  14. Safety & Security Asia (6th October to 8th October, 2020): The event will be held at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore.
  15. IFSEC International (19th May to 21st May, 2020): This is an opportunity unmatched. The fair will be held at ExCeL London, London, UK.
  16. SecuTech Expo (22nd April to 24th April, 2020): Similar to the SecuTech that is held in India it will come up with latest military guns and other technology. This will be held at Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center, Hall 1, Taipei, Taiwan.
  17. The Indy 1500 Gun & Knife Show (13th Mach to 15th March, 2020): Several products will be displayed in the Show which includes the supply for shooting, equipment for reloading and pistols. The event will be held at Indiana State Fairgrounds, Indianapolis, USA
  18. Tucson Expo Gun Show (2nd May to 3rd May, 2020): A range of products like the shooting supply and other ammunition will be seen in this show. This will be held in Tucson Expo Center, Tucson, USA
  19. International Defence Industry Fair (30th April to 3rd May, 2020): This is a unique show that exhibits tanks that are used in the battle field. This Show will be held at Tuyap Exhibition and Convention Center, Büyükçekmece, Turkey. 
  20. Premier Gun Shows (22nd February to 23rd February, 2020): Organized at Big Town Events Center, Mesquite, USA this show features some of the best Guns and military knives that are used in the war. 
  21. Dixie Charlotte Gun & Knife Show (18th April to 19th April, 2020): Some of the best shotguns, rifles knives and ammunitions are being displayed in this fair. This fair is held in The Park Expo & Conference Center, Charlotte, USA.
  22. Florida Gun Shows FT- Myers (4th April to 5th April, 2020): If you want to know the name of the largest gun show promoters of Florida than this is the name you should look for. The location of this gun show is Lee Civic Center, Fort Myers, USA. 
  23. High Caliber Gun & Knife Shows (29th February to 1st March 2020): In this gun Show you will come across different types of gun and Knives. Reach out to High Caliber Gun & Knife Shows to witness the unique fair. 
  24. Security Israel (26th May to 27th May, 2020): Held at Tel Aviv Convention Center, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel this is one of the best gun Shows in the country. 
  25. Infosecurity (28th October to 29th October, 2020): This is an advanced show that incorporates digital techniques in the warfare. This is held in Jaarbeurs, Utrecht, Netherlands
  26. Police Security Expo (23rd June to 24th June, 2020): This is held in Atlantic City Convention Center, Atlantic City, USA exhibiting some of the latest inventions in warfare gadgets. 
  27. Canadian Technical Security Conference (31st March to 2nd April, 2020): This is one of the fair that covers several technical threats that have been witnesses recently. This is held in NAV CENTRE, Cornwall, Canada. 
  28. Dallas Arms Collectors Association Gun & Knife Show (28th March to 29th March, 2020): This is also one of the best military trade show held in Southfork Ranch, Parker, USA.
  29. Doha International Maritime Defence Exhibition & Conference (16th March to 18th March, 2020): This is a brilliant exhibition of Quatar arm and water forces. The exhibition will be held at Qatar National Convention Centre, Ar-Rayyan, Qatar.
  30. Security China (21st October to 24th October, 2020): This is one of the leading Chinese military trade that will be held at China International Exhibition Center, Beijing, China. 

Finding a job at an Aerospace Company

No matter if you are looking for an engineering, technician or executive position at an Aerospace or Defense company, we recommend you the following steps:

  1. To search for the preselected Company’s website and to look for any contact information available in order to send an application. Human ressources contact information are best but they are sometime not available online. You should realize this step to a small number of selected companies.
  2. Another good practice would be to use LinkedIn contact search feature in order to find the right contact within the targeted businesses. To do so, preselect the location filter, enter the name of the targeted company and look for any contacts with the same position that you target or from the human ressources department.
  3. To ask for more information/ help to the contacts that you found in the selected companies. It is always easier to get an answer when you ask for some advises. Try to connect with the targeted contact and to potentially organise a quick phone call in order to ask your questions about the work environment, the position,.. before applying. Your new connections would increase your chances of success with your application.
  4. Apply to the available position potentially referring to your new connection and referencing the information learned during your previous conversations.

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