BIDEC will provide an international stage and meeting point for VIP delegates, visitors and organisations alike to view ground-breaking technology and strategies. BIDEC 2017 will showcase some unique off-site activities such as:
- Parachute Exercise - Companies will showcase their latest parachute systems in a pioneering display with the Bahrain Defence Force (BDF). Visitors with the appropriate military free-fall license will be given the opportunity to trial these products.
- Shooting Demonstrations - Delegates, visitors and military personnel will have the chance to test new firearms and ammunition that will be revealed at the event.
- Night Shooting Demonstrations - Delegates, visitors and military personnel will have the chance to test new night vision equipment, firearms and ammunition on a long-range shooting range in Bahrain Defence Force grounds.
- Warship Display - VIP’s and visitors will have the opportunity to examine today’s most technologically advanced warships and naval fleets.
- Military Vehicle Demonstrations - The Bahrain Defence Force (BDF) alongside industry partners will demonstrate the latest cutting edge military vehicle capabilities on a specially designed course.
- MEMAC Conference - The Middle East Military Alliances and Coalitions (MEMAC) Conference will seek to address many of the challenges facing the region, and the wider global implications. The approach will be both political, with support from the Ministries of Foreign Affairs, and military with the regions military experts and coalition commanders discussing real threats and real solutions.
- Static Display Area - BIDEC will also unveil a Static Display Area within the exhibition showcasing latest military vehicles and airframes.