Top buying organisations set for DPRTE 2020

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to engage with the defence industry’s big decision makers at Defence Procurement, Research, Technology & Exportability (DPRTE) 2020 taking place at Farnborough International Exhibition Centre on 3rd September.

DPRTE 2020 is the UK’s premier defence procurement event and brings together buyers, suppliers and defence thought leaders in an engaging environment where they can network and discuss the latest market developments and opportunities.

Attendees will have access to the DPRTE Product Showcase Exhibition (featuring over 125 suppliers), Live Keynote Arena, five Knowledge Transfer Zones and six Networking and Collaboration Zones.

The DPRTE Equipment and Supplies Pavilion will provide visitors with an unrivalled opportunity to engage directly with key procurement organisations, such as DE&S, who are responsible for setting procurement strategy and delivering the MOD’s annual procurement spend of over £20 billion annually.

For MOD and wider public sector personnel engaged within the delivery of procurement, the Pavilion will bring together these key organisations in a central area, thereby providing a unique networking opportunity and. In addition, the Pavilion offers the chance to share and explore the ideas and best practice that are actively supporting and developing current objectives and initiatives.

Organisations participating within the DPRTE Equipment and Supplies Pavilion include Defence Equipment and Support (DE&S); Information Systems & Services (ISS); and Front Line Commands (Royal Navy, Army, RAF) and the Submarine Delivery Agency (SDA).

For those companies looking to engage with the infrastructure marketplace, the DIO-supported Infrastructure and Estates Pavilion will allow both buyers and suppliers to connect with key DIO personnel and gain an insight into the latest initiatives, developments and opportunities within defence infrastructure.

The Pavilion will also include a Knowledge Transfer Zone, which will see a range of topical educational and interactive sessions designed specifically to enhance attendees’ knowledge and ability to contribute to the future direction and delivery of the ongoing defence infrastructure and estates procurement programme.

Defence Online is the official media partner of DPRTE 2020.