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Demand for defense and security protection in the ASEAN region is creating powerful business opportunities for equipment and services providers. DSA 2020 provides a great platform for companies to position themselves among the top suppliers. The show is focused on big market sectors, and attracts a wide cross-section of buyers and influencers — everyone will be at DSA 2020.  

Kim Keogh, Project Manager
Kim Keogh
Project Manager
Show Focus

DSA is organized around these core market sectors:

Homeland Security
Sophisticated Hardware & Electric Warfare in Land
Air & Sea Defense
Battlefield Healthcare Products/Technology
Training & Simulations Systems
Police and Security Peripherals




The DSA & NATSEC 2020 will be adding to its range of exhibition a Cyber Defence Pavilion, attracting relevant bodies and policy makers to source for the latest in information security technology under one-roof.

  • The Cyber Defence Pavilion facilitates engagements between business-to-business (B2B), governments, industry leaders and academicians towards driving a vibrant cybersecurity eco-system in the region.
  • This pavilion will also showcase a Cyber Range to simulate penetration and hacking of cyberinfrastructures area as well as hold pocket brief talks on the latest development in the industry.
  • 1-to-1 industry matching sessions for visitors looking for market validated solutions in the areas of cloud computing, blockchain, artificial intelligence (AI) and big data security will also be set-up at this area. 


  • Unmanned systems conference and technology updates. 
  • Featuring Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM), system integrators, sub-system suppliers, component manufacturers and assemblers as well as pilots/training simulators.
  • Enhancing the competency of human capital in land administration, surveying and mapping, artificial intelligence and information technology.
  • A dedicated pavilion for unmanned systems will witness a lot of exciting activities including product demonstration, innovation talks, drone show and many more!


Malaysian Armed Forces Health Services (MAF Health Services) in collaboration with Malaysian Ministry of Defence, will strengthen the Battlefield Healthcare segment at DSA & NATSEC 2020.  
•The segment will incorporate a focus conference to be organised by the MAF Health Services with the theme “Towards Preparedness in Global Health Security”.   
 • Aligned with the conference theme and the MAF Health Services strategic procurement plan, the MAF Health Services welcome exhibitors to showcase military or security services-related healthcare hardware and software at the dedicated Battlefield Healthcare Pavilion. 
• These should include, and not limited to, field hospitals packages, field ambulances (land, sea and air), mobile ICUs (e.g. Life Support for Trauma   and Transport (LSTAT)), first aid equipment, and digitalisation solutions -    health surveillance, patient monitoring, and telehealth/medicine.

Learn more in the latest DSA News Bulletin 
NOV/DEC 2019

Show Data

2018 Statistics:

  • 50,000 Visitors
  • 1,500 Companies
  • Over 350 VVIP’s
  • 30 International Pavilions
  • 45,000 sqm expected size of exhibition 

"DSA continues to serve as an integral platform to encourage foreign technology exchange and partnerships, in line with our efforts to upgrade our defence capabilities. More than just showcasing the latest defence technologies and services, DSA & NATSEC 2020 will serve a higher regional and global defence agenda by addressing the world’s most pertinent security concerns including counter-terrorism, cyber security, humanitarian and disaster relief, peacekeeping operations and battlefield healthcare, among others."

Mr. Mohamad Bin Sabu
Minister Of Defence, Malaysia 

"The Ministry of Home Affairs as one of the leading agencies in maintaining and upholding security and public order in the country places great importance on the efforts to address all security challenges. In this regard, the DSA & NATSEC 2020 provides great opportunity for the speakers, participants and exhibitors to enhance cooperation in our shared efforts to strengthen national defence and security.

Tan Sri Dato’ Haji Muhyiddin Bin Haji Mohd Yassin
Minister Of Home Affairs, Malaysia

USA Partnership Pavilion

The USA Partnership Pavilion is your export advantage at DSA 2020. Because it presents the highest concentration of U.S. equipment and services at the show, it's a magnet for buyers looking for American quality, innovation and partnership.

In addition to our complete suite of pre-show, on-site and post-show services, capitalize on the extra attention, activities and access we're planning to generate for American suppliers:

  • Location – High traffic space.
  • Anticipated industry briefings with representatives of local/regional agencies.
  • Active participation of U.S. Commercial Service representatives from countries in and around the ASEAN region.