Boeing – the world’s largest aerospace company – has once again shown its support for Egypt Defence Expo (EDEX 2021) by confirming Silver Sponsorship for the upcoming edition of the event, taking place in Cairo in less than 5 weeks.
As a leading global aerospace company, Boeing develops, manufactures and services commercial airplanes, defense products and space systems for customers in more than 150 countries. The company leverages the talents of a global supplier base to advance economic opportunity, sustainability and community impact. Boeing’s diverse team is committed to innovating for the future and living the company’s core values of safety, quality and integrity.
Confirmed Sponsors for EDEX 2021 to-date include:
- Headline Sponsor: Fincantieri
- Platinum Sponsor: Dassault Aviation
- Platinum Sponsor: MBDA
- Gold Sponsor: Lockheed Martin
- Gold Sponsor: Naval Group
- Silver Sponsor: Boeing
- Bronze Sponsor: HENSOLDT
Scheduled for 29 November to 02 December 2021, EDEX will be held under the patronage of His Excellency, President Abdel Fattah El Sisi, President of the Arab Republic of Egypt and The Supreme Commander of the Egyptian Armed Forces.
EDEX is fully supported by Egyptian Armed Forces and presents an opportunity for exhibitors to showcase the latest technology, equipment and systems across land, sea, and air.
Organized by Clarion Defence & Security, EDEX will be held at Egypt International Exhibition Centre, a brand-new venue in Cairo. The second edition is expected to attract over 400 exhibitors showcasing the latest technology, equipment and systems across land, sea and air. In addition, over 30,000 industry visitors are expected to attend the show.
EDEX will also host an international military VIP Delegation Program.
With 920,000 military personnel, the largest military power in Africa and one of the leading forces worldwide, Egypt is the ideal setting for a large-scale defence & security event. In addition, Egypt has historically maintained continuous investment in the latest weaponry as a defence strategy and has strengthened national production lines across a range of military complexes.