Under The Patronage Of Hh Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani, The Emir of the state of Qatar
What You Need To Know

Welcome to DIMDEX 2018

12-14 March

Held under the patronage and vision of His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, Emir of the State of Qatar, and proudly hosted and organised by Qatar Armed Forces, the Doha International Maritime Defence Exhibition & Conference, DIMDEX, has grown to become a leading event in the global maritime defence and security industry calendar.

Now in its sixth edition, this prestigious event is renowned to be a dynamic gateway to industry insights, solutions and procurement opportunities, for maritime and defence leaders from around the world. DIMDEX 2018, will be held over 3 days from 12-14 March at the Qatar National Convention Centre.

DIMDEX 2018 presents a premier programme that provides the maritime and security community with access to cutting-edge military technology and the opportunity to build and strengthen relations with key stakeholders.


Located halfway along the western coast of the Arabian Gulf and spread over approximately 11,500 kilometres, Qatar boasts one of the highest GDP’s in the world thanks to its rich reserves of oil and gas.

The country has invested heavily in infrastructure to accommodate its ambitious economic development, enabling it to become a burgeoning centre for business, innovation, and emerging technologies.

Qatar is proud of its hospitality and has a tradition of welcoming visitors from across the globe. In addition to its wealth of culture and heritage, Doha, the country’s capital, is an exceptionally safe and diverse city to explore.

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