With Global Participation …DSA & NATSEC 2024 Kick-Off on May 6 in Kuala Lumpur

With the theme “Building National Resilience for the Next Generation”, DSA and NATSEC Asia 2024 will be held from May 6 to May 9, 2024, at the Malaysian International Trade and Exhibition Centre (MITEC), Kuala Lumpur.

Supported by the Ministries of Defence and Home Affairs, this premier defence and security exhibition in the Asia-Pacific region offers a platform for industry leaders, policymakers, and defence experts to converge, exchange ideas, and shape the future of defence technology and capabilities.

Moreover, the 18th edition of DSA underscores the critical importance of regional cooperation and technological advancements in addressing contemporary security challenges.

Held concurrently with the DSA, the 3rd edition of NATSEC is expected to attract larger participation of stakeholders in the field of security and defence industries worldwide.

Fostering a Robust Defence Ecosystem

At the heart of this global event lies Malaysia’s commitment to fostering a robust defence ecosystem, characterized by innovation, sustainability, and inclusivity. As a melting pot of cultures and ideas, Malaysia serves as an ideal host, offering a conducive environment for dialogue and collaboration among diverse stakeholders from across the globe.

One of the key highlights of this event is its focus on cutting-edge defence technologies, ranging from unmanned systems and cyber defence to aerospace innovations and maritime security solutions.

With exhibitors showcasing the latest advancements in defence hardware, software, and systems integration, attendees can expect to witness first-hand the future of defence technology and its implications for national security.

Moreover, DSA 2024 provides a unique opportunity for defence industry players to forge strategic partnerships and explore collaborative ventures. Through networking sessions, business matchmaking programs, and bilateral meetings, participants can leverage the platform to identify synergies, foster innovation, and drive mutual growth in the defence sector.

Against the backdrop of evolving security threats and geopolitical complexities, DSA 2024 serves as a catalyst for dialogue and cooperation among nations in the Indo-Pacific region.

By promoting interoperability, information sharing, and capacity-building initiatives, the exhibition plays a pivotal role in enhancing regional security and stability.

Sustainable Defence Practices

DSA 2024 underscores Malaysia’s commitment to sustainable defence practices and environmental stewardship. With a focus on green technologies, renewable energy solutions, and eco-friendly defence systems, the exhibition reflects Malaysia’s aspirations to embrace sustainability as a core principle in defence procurement and operations.

In addition to its role as an exhibition for defence innovation, DSA 2024 serves as a platform for knowledge exchange and capacity-building initiatives. Through seminars, workshops, and panel discussions featuring esteemed speakers and subject matter experts, participants can gain valuable insights into emerging trends, best practices, and strategic priorities shaping the future of defence.

With 30 years of experience in its grasp since its inception in 1988, this extraordinary event will showcase some of the world’s most sophisticated technologies, hardware and electronic warfare in Land, Air and Sea Defence, Homeland Security, Combat robotics, Cyber Defence and Security, HADR, UAVs, Battlefield medicine.

Today, DSA ranks as one of the world’s top 5 defence exhibitions, the biggest and most efficiently organized defence and homeland security show in Asia, enabling access to government ministers, secretary generals, chief of services, international delegations and key decision-makers, in addition to being a place for all the top defence and security companies and organisations.

Moreover, it offers an opportunity to be visible and to reach major defence contractors, partners, suppliers, agents and customers.

Diverse Programmes

DSA provides the best VVIP Delegation Programme, with events including high-level conferences and forums, where industry professionals and top officials from around the world gather to discuss the challenges, fundamentals and core ideas that shape the defence industry.


Facts and Figures

48,000sqm of Occupied Area

1,324 Participating Companies from 60 Countries

Country Pavilions = 34+

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