The largest gathering of Middle East navies and coast guards – Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPV) Middle East – comes to Saudi Arabia in 2018!
For the first time ever, IQPC is honoured to announce that the 2018 edition of OPV Middle East will be held in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, under the patronage of His Royal Highness Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, First Deputy Prime Minister & Minister of Defense, Saudi Arabia, and with the official support of the Royal Saudi Navy and Ministry of Defense, Saudi Arabia.
Visionaries driving the future of naval operations and maritime security
Former Chief of Naval Staff, UAE Navy, OPV Middle East
Royal Saudi Naval Forces, Saudi Arabia
Saudi Border Guards, Saudi Arabia
Director of Deployment and Distribution Operations Center
United States Central Command, USA
Joint Operational Command, Italy
Bangladesh Coast Guard, Bangladesh
Chief of Naval Staff Ghana Navy
Former Advisor to Deputy Prime Minister, and Defence
Minister Kuwait Ministry of Defence, Kuwait
WHY SAUDI ARABIA?
Get involved with the event and take advantage of the amplified procurement opportunities ahead of Saudi’s $20 billion Naval Expansion Programme 2 (SNEP 2) and the region’s strategic growth plan for the defence manufacturing industry.
Who Will You Meet?
OPV Middle East will connect you with senior officers from
Key Themes for 2018
What's new for 2018?
Innovative formats ensuring targeted and curated networking opportunities
OPV Middle East in Numbers
SPONSORS & EXHIBITORS