"On behalf of the Ministry of Defense and Aerospace Industry of the Republic of Kazakhstan and I personally welcome you and I am pleased to announce the holding of the Vth International Exhibition of Arms and Military-Technical Property "KADEX-2018", which will be held from May 23 to 26, 2018 in Astana”, Minister of Defense and Aerospace Industry of Kazakhstan Beibut Atamkulov said in his address on the official website of the Ministry.
This is the first exhibition held under the auspices of the Ministry of Defense and Aerospace Industry of the Republic of Kazakhstan. It will be attended by domestic and foreign enterprises of the defense-industrial complex and space industry, leading design bureaus and research institutes.
According to the Ministry, during the years of the exhibition "KADEX", it rightfully became one of the leading exhibition platforms of the world for demonstrating weapons, military and special equipment, and technologies in the field of information security. For the first time, the International Forum "Space Days in Kazakhstan" will be held at the fields of the exhibition "KADEX - 2018", which will become one of the central dialogues of the exhibition.
Within the framework of the forum, an extensive scientific and business program will be held that will take place in the format of plenary and sectional meetings, conferences, roundtables, which will allow specialists from all countries to exchange views on topical issues of defense and security, development of the world cosmonautics as well as to discuss the issues of ensuring cybersecurity at the present stage.
Visitors and participants of the exhibition will be able to get acquainted with the latest achievements and promising scientific developments of the enterprises of the defense-industrial complex and the space sphere. A special emphasis on the exhibition will be made on the development of electronic systems, communication systems and weapons control, and search for modern solutions in the field of information security.
The practical result of all this should be the conclusion of mutually beneficial contracts, the signing of agreements and memorandums, which in turn will promote the development of partnerships in the field of military-technical cooperation, cyber-security and space exploration.
"I invite everyone to participate in the Vth International Exhibition of Arms and Military-Technical Property "KADEX - 2018". I am confident that the exhibition KADEX-2018 will become a major event for the national defense industry complex and space enterprises of the country, and will be held at a high level", the Minister addressed the participants of the forthcoming exhibition.