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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

PRE - SHOW
14 April 2018 - Saturday
Time Event/Activity Location Remarks
1700 - 1900 Exhibitors / Agents / Coordinators Briefing TBA By Invitation only
Eve of Exhibition - 15 April 2018, Sunday
Time Event/Activity Location Remarks
1000 - 1100 Press Walkabout - YB Dato' Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein, Minister of Defence of Malaysia Exhibition Halls, MITEC Press Only
2000 - 2200 DSA 2018 & NATSEC Asia 2018 Official Opening & Reception by Guest of Honour (TBA) Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur By Invitation only
SHOW DAYS – DAILY RECURRING ACTIVITIES / EVENTS
16 – 19 APRIL 2018
DSA 2018 & NATSEC Asia 2018 Exhibition Opening Hours
Exhibition Halls, MITEC
Trade Visitors only
16 – 18 April 2018
1000 – 1800
19 April 2018
1000 - 1700
On-Going Courtesy Calls (One-on-one VIP meetings)
Government Office Suite, MITEC
By Appointment only
16 – 18 April 2018
At the discretion of the offices
 
Malaysian and Foreign Officials’ VIP Tour of Exhibition
Exhibition Halls, MITEC, Kuala Lumpur
By Invitation only
16 – 18 April 2018
1000 – 1730
19 April 2018
1000 – 1630
 
Day 1 - 16 April 2018, Monday
Time Event/Activity Location Remarks
0930 - 1000 DSA 2018 & NATSEC Asia 2018 Gracing Ceremony by Guest of Honour (TBA) Grand VIP Foyer, MITEC By Invitation only
1015 - 1130 Official tour of YB Dato’ Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein, Minister of Defence, Malaysia (TBA) Exhibition Halls, MITEC By Invitation only
1200 - 1600 Defence Minister’s Dialogue (TBA) TBA, MITEC By Invitation only
1400 - 1745 Putrajaya Forum 2018 MECC By Invitation only
1500 - 1520 Opening by YAB Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib bin Tun Abdul Razak, Prime Minister of Malaysia MECC By Invitation only
1530 - 1700 Official tour of YAB Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib bin Tun Abdul Razak, Prime Minister of Malaysia to DSA 2018 (TBA) MECC By Invitation only
TBA Cyber Defence & Security @ NATSEC Asia 2018 Hall 3A, MITEC By Invitation only
1700 - 1900 US Embassy Reception MITEC By Invitation only
1700 - 1900 US Embassy Reception TBA By Invitation only
2000 - 2200 Secretary General, Malaysia - Reception TBA By Invitation only
2000 - 2200 Inspector-General of Police, Malaysia – Reception TBA By Invitation only
2000 - 2200 Chief of Air Force, Malaysia - Reception TBA By Invitation only
Day 2 - 17 April 2018, Tuesday
Time Event/Activity Location Remarks
0830 – 1330 Chief of Army Round Table Talk (ChART) Kinabalu Summit 1, MITEC All Chiefs of Army
0830 – 1645 Putrajaya Forum 2018 MECC By Invitation only
1030 - 1230 Official tour of YB Dato’ Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein, Minister of Defence, Malaysia (TBA) Exhibition Halls, MITEC By Invitation only
1030 - 1700 Business Matching Programme by MATRADE MITEC All Invited
TBA Cyber Defence & Security @ NATSEC Asia 2018 Hall 3A, MITEC By Invitation only
1400 – 1600 Official tour of YAB Dato’ Seri Dr. Ahmad Zahid bin Hamidi, Deputy Prime Minister of Malaysia to DSA 2018 (TBA) Exhibition Halls, MITEC By Invitation only
1630 - 1700 Closing of Putrajaya Forum by YAB Dato’ Seri Dr. Ahmad Zahid bin Hamidi, Deputy Prime Minister of Malaysia (TBA) MECC By Invitation only
2000 - 2200 Chief of Defence Force, Malaysia – Reception (TBA) TBA By Invitation only
2000 - 2200 Chief of Army, Malaysia - Reception WOW, Kuala Lumpur By Invitation only
2000 - 2200 Chief of Navy, Malaysia – Reception (TBA) TBA By Invitation only
2000 - 2200 Director of General of Health Services, Armed Forces, Malaysia – Reception (TBA) TBA By Invitation only
Day 3 - 18 April 2018, Wednesday
Time Event/Activity Location Remarks
0830 – 1400 Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Explosive (CBRNe) / Military Medicine Conference Kinabalu Summit 1, MITEC By Invitation only
0830 – 1000 Chief of Air Force Breakfast Talk (TBA) MECC All Chiefs of Air Force & Exhibitors
0830 – 1000 Chief of Navy Breakfast Talk (TBA) MITEC All Chief of Navy & Exhibitors
0900 - 1000 Contracts and MOU Signing Kinabalu Summit 2, MITEC By Invitation only
1330 - 1530 Official tour of YB Dato’ Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein, Minister of Defence (TBA) Exhibition Halls, MITEC By Invitation only
1400 – 1830 DSA 2018 & NATSEC Asia 2018 VIP Golf Tournament Sponsored by MBDA TBA VIPs & By Invitation only
1830 - 2230 VIP Golf Tournament Banquet TBA VIPs & By Invitation only
TBA Cyber Defence & Security @ NATSEC Asia 2018 Hall 3A, MITEC By Invitation only
1700 - 1800 TN50 Forum with Minister of Defence & Chief of Defence Force Kinabalu Summit 1, MITEC Invited Youth Participants
TBA Surgeon Generals visit to MERCY Port Klang By Invitation only
Day 4 - 19 April 2018, Thursday
Time Event/Activity Location Remarks
TBA Drones Forum (TBA) TBA Trade Visitors only
0800 - 1400 Women in Defence Forum Kinabalu Summit 2, MITEC By Invitation only
1100 - 1230 Official tour of YB Dato’ Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein, Minister of Defence, Malaysia Exhibition Halls, MITEC By Invitation only
TBA Cyber Defence & Security @ NATSEC Asia 2018 Hall 3A, MITEC By Invitation only
1400 - 1500 DSA 2018 & NATSEC Asia 2018 Thank You Reception & Announcement of DSA 2020 by Minister of Defence, Malaysia, YB Dato' Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein (TBA) Kinabalu Summit 1, MITEC By Invitation only

ATTIRE:

For the Opening Ceremony and Reception on 15 April 2018 Lounge Suit
For all other events and activities at the exhibition venue Military - Bush Jacket No. 2 or equivalent
Civilian - Lounge Suit

Subject to changes

As at 5th Jan 2018