Relationships

Public Sector

U.S. Commercial Service
The U.S. Commercial Service is the trade promotion arm of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration. U.S. Commercial Service trade professionals in over 100 U.S. cities and in more than 75 countries.

Ministry of Transportation and Communications
As part of our efforts to achieve the strategic objectives of Qatar’s National Vision 2030, the Maritime Transport Sector maintains a close relationship with the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and runs constant reviews of national legislation to ensure their compliance with relevant international legislation in the best interests of the State of Qatar. Furthermore, the Sector continuously strengthens coordination and cooperation ties with different stakeholders through participation in international meetings and working groups.

Private Sector

Qatar Armed Forces
The Qatar Armed Forces are the military forces of Qatar. They are also the organizers of Doha International Maritime Defence Exhibition & Conference –(DIMDEX). - This prestigious event is renowned to be a dynamic gateway to industry insights, solutions and procurement opportunities, for maritime and defence leaders from around the world. DIMDEX 2022, will be held at the Qatar National Convention Centre.
 

Media

Trade and industry news reports influence the decisions attendees make about where to spend their valuable time during the show. Industry media reports are also critical sources for professionals who can’t attend. Our long-standing editorial and marketing relationships with maritime industry media companies bring extra attention and insight to the USA Partnership Pavilion at DIMDEX 2022.  Look for real-time Headline News from our industry media partners on our website and at our on-site Newsstand during the event, where you can also pick up copies of their latest publications.

Asia-Pacific Defense Reporter
Asia-Pacific Defence Reporter (APDR), Australia’s longest-standing defence publication, provides strong timely news and authoritative analysis on defence issues and developments throughout Australia and the Asia-Pacific region.

Defense News
Founded in 1986, Defense News is the authoritative, independent, professional news source for the world's defense decision-makers. In print and online, we provide the global defense community with the latest news and analysis on programs, policy, business and technology. Our bureaus and reporters around the world set the standard for accuracy, credibility and timeliness in defense reporting.

Shephard Media
For over 35 years, Shephard Media has been providing high-quality business intelligence to the aerospace, defence, maritime security and military training markets, through a combination of magazines, online news services and handbooks. Particularly well known within the rotorcraft, unmanned vehicles, C4ISR, military logistics, land warfare and maritime security markets, Shephard Media is poised to expand into new sectors and provide new offerings to ensure that we best serve our global markets as a leading supplier of business intelligence.

Organizers

Qatar Armed Forces
The Qatar Armed Forces are the military forces of Qatar. The country maintains a modest military force of approximately 11,800 men, including an army (8,500), navy (1,800) and air force (1,500). Doha International Maritime Defence Exhibition and Conference (DIMDEX) is held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, Emir of the State of Qatar and proudly hosted and organised by Qatar Armed Forces.