LAAD Defence & Security 2019

Event Information

  • Organiser: Clarion Events Brasil
  • Start date: 02.04.2019
  • End date: 05.04.2019
  • Location: Riocentro – Rio de Janeiro, RJ - Brazil
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LAAD Defence & Security – Defence and Security International Exhibition – brings together Brazilian and international companies specialized in supplying equipment, services and technology to the Armed Forces, Police and Special Forces, Security Services, Law Enforcement, Homeland Security, security managers from large corporations and critical infrastructure, consultants and government agencies.

LAAD Defence & Security will take to the audience present at Riocentro, in April 2-5, 2019, discussion forums and presentation of art’s state in defence and security.

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Event Profile

  • The Event

    LAAD Defence & Security – International Defence and Security Exhibition – is a key meeting point for networking and update and the leading Latin America and Sevurity event.

    LAAD is supported by the Brazilian Ministry of Defence, the Military Forces, the Brazilian Ministry of Justice and Brazil’s Public Security’s structure.

    The event gathers international and national companies that provide technologies, equipment and services for the Armed Forces, Special Forces, Police Forces, Homeland Security and also security managers from large companies, service concessionaires and critical infrastructure.

  • Highlights from the previous edition


    • 60,000 sqm of gross exhibition area
    • 450 exhibitors from 37 countries
    • 22 national pavilions


    • 37.100 visitors from 109 countries;
    • 183 official delegations from 81 countries – 445 official delegates
    • 1 Vice President, 6 foreign ministers and 7 deputy foreign ministers
    • 442 Brazilian Public Security authorities
    • 2.892 pre-scheduled meetings and 2.503 held between delegations and exhibitors
    • 296 journalists from 13 countries
  • Visitors Profile

    • Official Delegates: Ministry and authorities from Brazil, Latin America and other countries;
    • Commanders, Generals and Superior Officers of the Three Armed Forces of Brazil, Latin America and other countries;
    • Police Chiefs, Secretaries, Superintendents and Detectives of Brazil and Latin America;
    • Ambassadors;
    • Military Attachés for Defence and for Police; Executives of the Defence and Security Industry; Civil and Military Police;
    • Executives from utilities and governmental agencies;
    • Journalists from the specialized press (national and international)
  • Exhibitors Profile

    LAAD Defence & Security – Defence & Security International Exhibition – bring togheter companies specialized in supplying equipments and technologies for the Armed Forces, Police and Special Forces, etc, in addition to security managers of great companies,  além de gestores de segurança de grandes corporações, service concessionaries and critical infrastructure:

    • Aerospace Sector
    • Communication and Information
    • Engineering
    • Maintenance
    • Military Operations
    • Naval Sector
    • Public and Corporate Security
    • Simulation and Training
    • Software Development


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