The Third International Forum “Engineering Technologies 2014” and The Second International Expo weapons, technologies and innovations “Oboronexpo-2014” is an ideal business platform: direct contact on the large-scale market with considerable investment offers new opportunities to everyone.
Forum and Expo affords an opportunity to business groups to meet representatives of the defence industry and state, enable direct interaction with the highest-rank decision- and policy-makers in the military-industrial complex.
Major investments into MIC planned for the nearest future – more than $ 700 bn during neõt several years – are not only conditioned by a need to strengthen the defence capability. This is about enhanced efficiency of the national economy as a whole. Today, most MIC-related R&D find civil industrial application. This explains a focus on innovations and technologies at Exhibition.
Current global trends in the development of military-technical and scientific co-operation in MIC are curtailment in the purchase of military hardware and transition to large-scale acquisition of technologies and establishment of joint production. As Exhibition shows, on the Russian market, it offers additional opportunities to a large number of partners, both traditional and new ones – including small and medium businesses.
The current development trend – transfer of high technologies and establishment of joint production on their basis, industrial co-operation enhance attractiveness of the Russian market even further. It becomes more open, large-scale and promising, although it retains its organizational complexity; as is the case with many countries, key decisions are made on a high level. This is the level of Forum and Expo meetings, which makes the exhibition an ideal site for the development