With a hugely diverse set of requirements, across a vast array of goods and services, defence sector spending is valued at over £19 billion annually, making the MOD Britain’s industry’s largest customer, buying everything from military fighting vehicles to education services and all kinds of facilities management services.
In line with the White Paper, National Security Through Technology, the MOD are committed to delivering an invigorated, innovative and cost effective global supply chain. Defence Procurement, Research, Technology & Exportability (DPRTE) 2018 will provide both buyers and suppliers, of all sizes, engaged throughout the defence acquisition supply chain, with an invaluable opportunity to enhance knowledge, collaborate, share best practice and showcase innovation.
Supported by the UK’s leading defence procurement organisations and trade associations, DPRTE 2018 over one single day, will host a range of interactive and educational features, including:
- Live Keynote Arena
- Product Showcase Exhibition
- 5 x Knowledge Transfer Zones
- Defence Procurement Pavilion
- Prime Contractor Engagement Village
- MOD Buyer Engagement Village
- Defence Market Engagement Zone
Join the UK’s defence procurement and supply chain community at DPRTE 2018 – book your place today.