Make Powerful Connections

VIP Delegations from Qatar will again be an important feature for Milipol Qatar 2020. An estimated 100 VIPs Delegates from more than 15 countries are expected to visit the Show. These decision makers are responsible for the development, selection and procurement of Paramilitary, Counter Terrorism, Internal State Security Systems and Civil Defence Products and Services.

Carolyn Carniaux Project Manager
Carolyn Carniaux
Project Manager
Public Sector

Our national partners are the points of contact for Qatari trade and development officials.


The Department of National Defence

Supports the Canadian Armed Forces who serve on the sea, on land, and in the air with the NavyArmyAir Force and Special Forces to defend Canadians’ interests at home and abroad. 


Embassy of Canada to State of Qatar 

Canada and Qatar continue to build on our strong relationship founded on our mutual trade, security interests, and people-to-people connections.  Canada established its Embassy in Qatar in 2012, and today there are over 9,000 Canadians living and working in Qatar who are helping to develop ties between our two countries. 


The Milipol Qatar exhibition is held under the authority of H.E. Sheikh Abdullah Bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al Thani, Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, State of Qatar.
The Milipol Qatar Committee is composed of four senior officials from the Ministry of Interior of Qatar. They manage the organisation of the event in Doha


HE Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa

Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, State of Qatar.


   Milipol Qatar Committee members


Brigadier Abdulla Khalifa Al-Muftah
Ministry of Interior, State of Qatar
Director of Public Relations Department

Brigadier Saud Rashid Al-Shafi
Ministry of Interior, State of Qatar
Assistant Director General - Directorate of Logistics

Lieutenant Colonel Nasser Saad Al-Otibi
Ministry of Interior, State of Qatar
Assistant Director of Financial Affairs Department

Captain Khalid Saadon Al-Kuwari
Ministry of Interior, State of Qatar
Head of Safety Systems section - Civil Defence

Private Sector

These local/regional advocates for Canada's industry interests support the Canada Partnership Pavilion and the collective presence at Milipol Qatar 2020. 

International Security Industry Organization (ISIO) -  The International Security Industry Organization is a global trade organization for criminology, security, protection, risk and investigation practitioners.

International Association for Counterterrorism & Security Professionals (IACSP)- Our goals include creating a center of information and educational services for those concerned about the challenges now facing all free societies, and promoting professional ethics in the counterterrorism field.



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 leading defense and security industry media companies bring extra attention and insight to the Canada Partnership Pavilion at Milipol Qatar. 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.

In addition to industry-wide PR and media relations efforts, Kallman will work directly with international media leaders to provide news, information and insight to the Canada Partnership Pavilion during Milipol Qatar 2020.

Social media will play an important role in promoting the Pavilion and the greater presence at Milipol Qatar, too. Join the conversation @kallmanEWC #CanadaPavilion


Organizers are the gatekeepers to every aspect of the show. Our partnership with Milipol Qatar organizer, Comexposium, translates into faster service — and fewer problems for you. For over 30 years the MILIPOL brand has been synonymous with high quality, international exhibitions covering the field of internal state security. The organization will be an exceptional partner before, during and after Milipol Qatar.