13th International Defence Industry Fair (IDEF'17)
The IDEF 2015, 12th International Defense Industry Fair, under the protection and support of the Ministry of National Security, under the direction and responsibility of Turkish Armed Force Foundation, with the organization of TÜYAP Tüm Fuarcılık Yapım A.Ş, continues between 05-08 May 2015 in Büyükçekmece/ İstanbul.
The fast changing political environment, economic and social uncertainties, armed conflicts, raise the importance of security and defense.
Based on these developments, the country’s military forces need high technology defensive systems to obtain security of their countries and to protect their national interests, and to protect the peace of world, cooperation of countries becomes important.
Therefore, Secretary of Defence and high level civil and military authorities, together with decision-making posts on defense acquisition and equipment of friendly and allied nations have been invited to the IDEF 2015 Fair. On the occasion of IDEF 2015 Fair, many delegations in charge of defense area came to İstanbul. 18 Ministers, 19 Deputy Ministers, 6 Chief of General Staff, 3 Deputy Chief of General Staff, 8 National Force Commanders and 15 Undersecretaries and many civil and military acquisition authorities are attending.
Many important trade connections will be established after the meetings between participant local / foreign defense industry representatives, committee’s and our authorities that framed offices at the fair. At the IDEF 2015 Fair; authentic defense products that have been produced by our defense industry companies will be displayed, which is the indicator of the level reached by the Turkish defense industry.