The changing international security milieu has brought governments and militaries closer together to share their ideas and plans to meet their requirements to maintain regional and global peace.
The fluid geopolitical climate resulting from the rapid changes in the global security situation in recent years has forced many governments to take a fresh look at their national security mechanisms. In a bid to effectively meet the training & simulation, arms ammunition, internal security equipment, land based platforms, army participation in homeland security, military vehicles, aircraft drones UAV new challenges posed by the transformed regional and global security dynamics, many countries have started to make sizable budgetary allocations for modernization and up gradation programmers of their armed forces. At present, structural and technological improvements dominate the planning of most military and law enforcement agencies of the world.
The most volatile geopolitical regions in Asia, have now become the largest markets for defence products. The changing international security milieu has brought governments and militaries closer together to share their ideas and plans to meet their requirements to maintain regional and global peace. To cope with the challenges in an economically affordable manner, outsourcing, joint ventures and technological collaborations play a significant role.
Pakistan’s ever growing defence industry is in quest for seeking international alliances to meet the requirements of its armed forces and growing needs of the regional defence forces. Pakistan’s own defence products present a perfect mix of indigenous and foreign technologies thus offering an ideal platform for defence collaboration.
The International Defence Exhibition and Seminar (IDEAS), showcases a wide variety of technology, ranging from equipment used in the third world countries to the most sophisticated systems from the West. Besides, it also presents an ideal opportunity to the defence manufacturers for entering into collaboration and joint ventures with Pakistan or other prospective international partners.