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16 - 19 APRIL 2018
KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA

30 YEARS
IN THE DEFENCE SHOW BUSINESS

16 - 19 APRIL 2018
KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA

Official Programme Of Events

The Official Programme of Events for DSA 2018 will be uploaded closer to the show. 

Please find below the programme for DSA 2016 for your reference.

DSA 2016 Official Programme of Events

16 April 2016, Saturday

Time Event/Activity Location Remarks
1700 - 1900 Exhibitors / Agents / Coordinators Briefing Ballroom C, Seri Pacific Hotel By Invitation only

 

Eve of Exhibition

17 April 2016, Sunday

Time Event/Activity Location Remarks
1000 - 1100 Press Walkabout - YB Dato' Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein, Minister of Defence of Malaysia Exhibition Halls, PWTC Press only
2000 - 2200 DSA 2016 Official Opening & Reception by YB Dato' Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein, Minister of Defence Malaysia sponsored by Airbus Group Ballroom, Majestic Hotel By Invitation only

 

SHOW DAYS – DAILY RECURRING ACTIVITIES / EVENTS 18 – 21 APRIL 2016

DSA 2016 Exhibition Opening Hours
Exhibition Halls, PWTC
Trade Visitors only

18 – 20 April 2016
1000 – 1800

21 April 2016
1000 - 1700
DSA 2016 Daily VIP Luncheon sponsored by Denel
Atrium, Level 1, Seri Pacific Hotel
VIPs Only

18 – 21 April 2016
1200 – 1400
Malaysian and Foreign Officials’ VIP Tour of Exhibition
Exhibition Halls, PWTC
By Invitation only

18 – 20 April 2016
1000 – 1730

21 April 2016
1000 - 1630
On-Going Courtesy Calls (One-on-one VIP meetings)
Platinum Lounge, Level 2, PWTC
By Appointment only

18 – 20 April 2016

‘SMART Lokap’ Demonstration by Royal Malaysia Police Booth 051, Level M1, Hall 1 PWTC
All Invited
18th April : 1100 / 1330 / 1500 / 1700
19th April : 1130 / 1400 / 1530 / 1700
20th April : 1200 / 1500 / 1600
21th April : 1130
 

 

Day 1

18 April 2016, Monday

Time Event/Activity Location Remarks
0930 - 1000


1000 – 1130
DSA 2016 Gracing Ceremony by YB Dato' Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein, Minister of Defence, Malaysia

Official tour of YB Dato' Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein, Minister of Defence, Malaysia
Level 4 (VIP Entrance), PWTC

Exhibition Halls, PWTC
By Invitation only

By Invitation only
1300 - 1400 Official Launch of the Malaysian Defence & Security (MDaS) Hall & Networking by YB Dato’ Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein, Minister of Defence, Malaysia MDaS Hall, Level M1, Hall 1, PWTC All Exhibitors invited
1400 - 1745



1500 – 1520


1530 - 1700
Putrajaya Forum 2016
Theme : Regional Cooperation in Addressing Security Challenges

Opening by YAB Dato' Sri Mohd Najib bin Tun Abdul Razak, Prime Minister of Malaysia

Official tour of YAB Dato' Sri Mohd Najib bin Tun Abdul Razak, Prime Minister of Malaysia to DSA 2016
  • Launch of ‘SMART Lokap’ at RMP booth by YAB Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib bin Tun Abdul Razak, Prime Minister of Malaysia
Sunway Putra Hotel, Kuala Lumpur


Sunway Putra Hotel, Kuala Lumpur

Exhibition Halls, PWTC
By Invitation only


By Invitation only

By Invitation only
1030 – 1130




1400 – 1445
MDaS Hall Programme
Morning Coffee with YBhg. Admiral Dato' Seri Panglima Ahmad Kamarulzaman bin Haji Ahmad Badaruddin, Chief of Navy, Malaysia Launching of MiDES Directory

Talk 1
Offset Opportunities in Malaysia by Colonel Hj Izam bin Ariffin, Defence Industry Division
MDas Hall, Level M1, Hall 1, PWTC All Invited
1030 - 1700 Business Matching Programme by MATRADE B2B Centre, Level M1, Hall 1, PWTC All Invitation
1100 - 1115 Malaysian Army Live Demonstration PWTC By Trade Visitors only
1700 - 1900 UK Government Reception hosted by British High Commission Sponsored by BAE Systems Ballroom A, Seri Pacific hotel By Invitation only
1715 - 1800 Royalty Visits - Sultan of Kelantan
His Majesty Tengku Muhammad Faris Petra Ibni Sultan Ismail Petra
Exhibition Halls, PWTC By Invitation only
2000 - 2200 Secretary General, Malaysia - Reception Poolside, Wisma Perwira ATM By Invitation only
2000 - 2200 Chief of Army, Malaysia – Reception
Sponsored by Weststar
Sarawak Room, B11, Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur By Invitation only
2000 - 2200 Inspector-General of Police, Malaysia – Reception
Sponsored by Weststar
Johore Room, Lower Lobby, Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur By Invitation only
2000 - 2200 Chief of Air Force, Malaysia - Reception Selangor Room, B11, Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur By Invitation only
2000 - 2200 Director General of Health Services, Armed Forces, Malaysia - Reception Kedah Room, Lower Lobby, Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur By Invitation only

 

Day 2

19 April 2016, Tuesday

Time Event/Activity Location Remarks
0730 – 1300


0830 – 0845


1230 - 1245

 
Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HADR) Conference
Theme: Advances and Application of Technology

Opening speech by YB Dato' Wira Mohd Johari bin Baharum, Deputy Minister of Defence, Malaysia

Closing by YBhg. Lt. General Shahrani bin Mohd Sany, Joint Force Commander, Malaysia
Bunga Room, Level 3, Seri Pacific Hotel By Invitation only
0830 - 1130




0915 - 0950


1205 - 1220


1230 - 1330
Chief of Army Round Table Talk (ChART) sponsored by MD Helicopters
Theme: The Army’s Role in Emerging Border Security Dimension: Challenges and Implications

Opening Speech by YBhg. General Tan Sri Dato' Sri (Dr.) Zulkefli bin Mohd Zain, Chief of Defence Force, Malaysia

Closing Speech by YBhg. General Tan Sri Raja Mohamed Affandi bin Raja Mohamed Noor, Chief of Army, Malaysia

ChART VIP Luncheon
Seri Pacific Ballroom A & B









Seri Pacific Ballroom C
All Chiefs of Army









All Chiefs of Army
0830 – 1645


1130 – 1230


1610 - 1640
Putrajaya Forum 2016
Theme: Regional Cooperation in Addressing Security Challenges

Keynote Address by YB Dato’ Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein, Minister of Defence, Malaysia

Closing by YAB Dato’ Seri Dr. Ahmad Zahid bin Hamidi Deputy Prime Minister of Malaysia
Sunway Putra Hotel, Kuala Lumpur By Invitation only
0930 - 1100 Contracts and MOU Signing Ceremony Seri Pacific Ballroom A & B By Invitation only
1000 - 1130 Royalty Visits – His Excellency The Governor of Sarawak
Tuan Yang Terutama Tun Tan Sri Pehin Sri Haji Abdul Taib Mahmud
Exhibition Halls, PWTC By Invitation only
1000 - 1130 Royalty Visits –Seri Paduka Baginda Yang di-Pertuan Agong XIV Almu'tasimu Billahi Muhibbuddin Tuanku Alhaj Abdul Halim Mu'adzam Shah ibni Almarhum Sultan Badlishah Exhibition Halls, PWTC By Invitation only
1030 - 1700 Business Matching Programme by MATRADE B2B Centre, Level M1, Hall 1, PWTC All Invitation
1100 - 1115 Malaysian Army Live Demonstration PWTC Trade Visitor only
1130 - 1330 Royalty Visits – Sultan of Pahang
His Majesty Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah Al-Musta'in Billah Ibni Almarhum Sultan Abu Bakar Riayatuddin Al-Mu'adzam Shah
Exhibition Halls, PWTC By Invitation only
1430 – 1530 MDaS Hall ProgrammeTalk 2
Executive Talk on Malaysian Economy by Professor Datuk Dr. Norma Mansor of University Malaya Malaysia – Korea Cooperation Day: Korean Pavilion hosted by Korea Ambassador
MDaS Hall, Level M1, Hall 1, PWTC All invited
1400 – 1730



1415 – 1430


1710 - 1730
Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Explosive (CBRNe) Conference Theme: CBRNE Preparedness and Response in Civil Military Environment

Opening by YBhg. Lt. General Dato' Sri Haji Sabri bin Adam, Chief of Staff, Malaysian Armed Forces Headquarters

Closing by YBhg. Lt. General Datuk (Dr.) Haji Abd Razak bin Md Yusoff, Director General of Health Services, Health Services Division, Malaysian Armed Forces
Bunga Room, Level 3, Seri Pacific Hotel By Invitation only
1430 - 1600 Official tour of YAB Dato’ Seri Dr. Ahmad Zahid bin Hamidi, Deputy Prime Minister of Malaysia to DSA 2016 Exhibition Halls, PWTC By Invitation only
1730 - 1930 US Embassy Reception Serambi Merdeka, PWTC By Invitation only
2000 - 2200 Chief of Defence Force, Malaysia – Reception Sponsored by Weststar Sarawak Room, B11, Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur By Invitation only
2000 - 2200 Chief of Navy, Malaysia - Reception Selangor Room, B11, Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur By Invitation only

 

Day 3

20 April 2016, Wednesday

Time Event/Activity Location Remarks
0830 - 1630



0930 – 1000


1540 - 1600
Cyber Security Conference sponsored by BAE Systems
Theme: Cyber Security In The 21st Century: Challenges To The Defence And Security Sectors

Opening by YB Dato’ Wira Mohd Johari bin Baharum, Deputy Minister of Defence, Malaysia

Closing by YB Senator Admiral (‘R) Tan Sri Dato’ Setia Mohd Anwar bin Haji Mohd Nor, Chairman, Board of Directors of National Defence University of Malaysia
Seri Pacific Ballroom C By Invitation Only
1000 – 1100



1145 – 1230


1230 – 1300

1600 – 1730
MDaS Hall Programme
Talk 3
Implementation of E-SCORE – SME Corp Bhd’s systems

Networking with YBhg. General Tan Sri Dato' Sri (Dr.) Zulkefli bin Mohd Zain, Chief of Defence Force, Malaysia

MiDES – ADIC Strategic Networking Programme

B2B
MDaS Hall, Level M1, Hall 1, PWTC All Invitation
1100 - 1115 Malaysian Army Live Demonstration PWTC Trade Visitors only
1330 - 1530 Official tour of YB Dato’ Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein, Minister of Defence Exhibition Halls, PWTC By Invitation Only
1400 - 1500 Royalty Visits – His Highness The Crown Prince of Perlis
Tuanku Syed Faizuddin Putra Ibni Tuanku Syed Sirajuddin Jamalullail
Exhibition Halls, PWTC By Invitation only
1400 - 1830

1830 - 2230
DSA 2016 VIP Golf Tournament sponsored by MBDA

VIP Golf Tournament Banquet
Glenmarie Golf & Country Club By Invitation and VIPs only
1430 - 1630 Royalty Visits - His Excellency The Governor of Penang
Tuan Yang Terutama Tun Dato’ Seri Utama (Dr) Haji Abdul Rahman bin Haji Abbas
Exhibition Halls, PWTC By Invitation only

 

Day 4

21 April 2016, Thursday

Time Event/Activity Location Remarks
1030 – 1230 Royalty Visits – Her Highness The Member of Kedah Regency
Yang Teramat Mulia Tunku Panglima Besar Kedah Dato' Seri Tunku Puteri Intan Safinaz binti Kebawah Duli Yang Maha Mulia Tuanku Sultan Haji Abdul Halim Mu'adzam Shah
Exhibition Halls, PWTC By Invitation only
1100 - 1230 Official tour of YB Dato’ Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein, Minister of Defence, Malaysia Exhibition Halls, PWTC By Invitation only
1100 - 1115 Malaysian Army Live Demonstration PWTC Trade Visitors only
1230 - 1330 DSA 2016 Thank You Reception & Announcement of DSA 2018 by Minister of Defence, Malaysia, YB Dato' Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein Atrium, Level 2, PWTC By Invitation only

ATTIRE:
1. For the Opening Ceremony and Reception on 17 April 2016 - Lounge Suite.
2. For all other events and activities at the exhibition venue - - Military - Bush Jacket No.2 or equivalent - Civilian - Lounge Suite

 

 

 

As at 17 April 2016
(subject to change)