CANSEC has been held annually in Ottawa since 1998 by the Canadian Association of Defence and Security Industries (CADSI). CANSEC 2017 will once again showcase leading-edge technology, products and services for land-based, naval, aerospace and joint forces military units. This two-day event is the largest and most important defence industry event in Canada.

CADSI welcomes CAE as the Platinum Sponsor of CANSEC.

CANSEC by the numbers (2016):

  • 11,000+ participants
  • 135k+ square feet of exhibits
  • 309 exhibitors
  • 65 foreign delegations
  • 946 B2B meetings
  • 350+ VIPs, Generals, Top Military & Government attendees