Welcome to DPRTE
Connecting the Defence Procurement Supply Chain
With spend in the defence sector amounting to over £19 billion per year and a pledge to meet Nato’s target of spending 2% of national income on defence every year until 2020 in the Chancellor’s summer budget, the procurement and supply chain function within defence has never been more important.
In addition, the National Security Strategy and Strategic Defence and Security Review 2015 has recently announced that an investment of £178 billion will be made on new equipment and equipment support over the next ten years. Defence Procurement, Research, Technology & Exportability (DPRTE) 2016 will therefore provide both buyers and suppliers engaged throughout the defence acquisition supply chain with an invaluable opportunity to enhance knowledge, share best practice and showcase innovation, in addition to gaining an insight into the latest policies and initiatives currently impacting the defence procurement marketplace.
Supported by DE&S and other leading MOD organisations and trade associations, DPRTE 2016 will host a range of interactive features including:
Join the UK’s defence procurement and supply chain community at DPRTE 2016 – register your place today.