Accessing all the world Defence & Security markets

As a Defence and Security exhibition, Eurosatory is a “must-visit” place, the biennial meeting you should not miss in order to meet, coming from all over the world:

  • buyers,
  • decision-makers,
  • technical purchase advisor
  • Military and Security forces users.

So, Eurosatory represents an unrivalled opportunity to meet all the international players involved in land and airland Defence and Security:

  • prime contractors,
  • systems designers and integrators,
  • sub-contractors,

but also high level and highly qualified visitors (Official Delegations, VIP Experts…):

  • Defence minister, Home Affairs minister and others ministers
  • Chiefs of staff, general directors of police, gendarmerie, customs…
  • People in charge of private security (industries, leisure venues, sports events…)

In 2016, Eurosatory hosted 57,024 visitors, including 46% international. The exhibition achieves a 2.2% growth in comparison with the 2014 edition. Finally, 140 countries and three international organisations (European Union, United Nations and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation) were represented.

10% of visitors (3,480) declared to be chairmen, CEOs, members of their company’s board.

  • 212 Official Delegations attended in 2016 including  821 VIPs, among them 13 ministers
  • 30 vice-ministers and secretaries of State
  • 18 Chiefs of Staff
  • 26 national armament directors.

The number of Official Delegations (OD) in Eurosatory 2016 increased by 23%.

Highly remarkable about the 2016 edition, is the growth of the number of OD interested by Security: + 52%. Among them:

  • 38 from Police or Gendarmerie ,
  • 25 from Emergency Services,
  • 10 from Army Aviation and Helicopters
  • 4 from sensitive activities of private sector.

179 “VIP Experts” from 28 countries also attended Eurosatory 2016. Experts, officials responsible for programmes, procurement, R&D, test centres, etc.; they are selected for their specialist knowledge about the Defence and Security domains.

Eurosatory also welcomes institutional buyers and users with:

  • 6,787 members of the Military forces
  • 1,430 members of international security forces
  • 376 general officers, from 71 countries.

Eurosatory places itself in a scalable dynamic, which enables to attract exhibitors and professional visitors always more numerous and qualified, ensuring great aftermath for exhibitors.