The defence and security industry plays a critical role in delivering the best technology and equipment to the security, protection and emergency services. In the UK, defence and security exports brought £11.5bn in revenue in 2012, rising to £13bn in 2013.
Clarion Defence & Security organises sector leading events that enable government officials, industry leaders and technical experts to share ideas, develop partnerships, conduct business, network and access export and growth markets.
The main event, DSEI is one of the top three events in the UK and Clarion’s most important product. The last edition in 2015 brought together 34,038 visitors and 1,683 exhibitors. It is the World Leading Defence and Security event and is fully supported by the UK Government and MOD. In addition to DSEI the portfolio is continually evolving to suit the needs of Defence and Security sector in the fight against terrorism, policing humanitarian missions, improving emergency responses, planning around critical national infrastructure, dealing with underwater, electronic and cyber threats, and training our Armed Forces, Police and security personnel.