CALENDAR IN BRIEF
Here are this fall’s must-attend events.
Exploratory Series – Vietnam
5th Anniversary of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership
VIETNAM AS A GATEWAY TO SOUTHEAST ASIAN MARKETS
On the occasion of the 5th year of implementation of the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (CPTPP) and the fiftieth anniversary of the Vietnam-Canada bilateral relationship, The Vietnam Trade Office in Canada, The Government of Quebec, The ASEAN-Canada Business Council and Laval University are organizing an event in partnership with Aéro Montréal, to present a portrait of the market and the opportunities offered by Vietnam as a privileged gateway to Southeast Asian markets
KEY DATA :
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is the fastest growing economic region in the world and will be the center of gravity for global consumption by 2030 with 660 million consumers .
According to forecasts by the International Air Transport Association (IATA), Vietnam will be the fifth fastest growing aviation market in the world by 2035, with 150 million passengers.
Vietnam airlines currently operate 60 domestic routes.
Vietnam’s total domestic and international supply reached over 6.5 million seats, ranking 2nd in Southeast Asia after Indonesia.
4-6pm - Followed by cocktails
Laval University, Alphonse-Desjardins Pavilion (4th), Salle Le Cercle
Exploratory Series – India
Information seminar on business opportunities in India
INDIA A GROWING MARKET
India, a multi-faceted nation, offers exceptional potential. Take part in the seminar on business opportunities and financing mechanisms in the Indian market, organized by Investissement Québec International, in collaboration with the High Commission of India in Canada and in partnership with Aéro Montréal.
Will examine, in the presence of experts, the strategies for exporting to this growing market.
Concretely prepare companies to seize the opportunities offered by the Indian market.
Will provide an analysis of the Indian aeronautics industry conducted by Simon Raby of Université Laval and commissioned by Aéro Montréal.
KEY INFORMATION ON INDIA :
With more than 1.4 billion inhabitants, India is an unparalleled market.
The skilled, affordable and abundantly available workforce makes it a global hub of expertise.
India is now the third largest country in terms of defense spending since 2021, displaying its commitment to global security.
The country has a legal and regulatory framework very close to European standardswhich provides a solid basis for business opportunities.
8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
Mondial World Trade Center
Aerospace meetings Casablanca
International Business Convention for the Aerospace & Defense Industry
SHOWCASE YOUR COMPANY IN A FAST GROWING MARKET
AEROSPACE MEETINGS Casablanca is a professional event, based on a concept of pre-scheduled business meetings aimed at promoting meetings and exchanges between the various players in the aeronautics and space sector.
As part of the 7th edition of the Aerospace Meetings Casablanca International Business Convention, Aéro Montréal is offering local support to support Quebec companies. A consultant will be appointed to help you seize the opportunities offered by the Moroccan market, promote networking and support your development projects on the market.
INTEREST OF MOROCCO’S AEROSPACE INDUSTRY
Investi depuis plus de 20 ans dans l’industrie aéronautique, le Maroc s’engage dans une nouvelle dynamique marquée par une focalisation accrue sur les nouvelles technologies et l’ingénierie, une favorisation des métiers spécialisés de l’aéronautique et la conclusion de projets structurants avec les leaders internationaux du secteur.
KEY EVENT INFORMATION
Aerospace Meetings Casablanca brings together more than 20 countries, 250 companies and nearly 650 participants.
The 3 focuses of the ecosystem are for this new year: Engines, Embedded Systems and Composites..
One convention, multiple opportunities: conferences, workshops, pre-scheduled professional meetings, exhibitions and networking cocktails.
CA$1,900 for Quebec companies participating with Aéro Montréal.
Southeast Asia Roadshow
DEVELOP BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES IN THAILAND AND INDONESIA.
Do you run a company in the aerospace, defense and security sector? Don’t miss the unique opportunity to participate in a trade mission to Bangkok and Jakarta, organized by In vestissement Québec International. The mission will end with a participation in the ADEX international fair in Seoul, South Korea, from October 17 to 19, 2023 (more information on this fair HERE).
- The commercial aviation industry is valued at US$2.2 billion, a value that is expected to continue to grow at an average of 5.4% per year.
- 2nd largest economy in Southeast Asia, Thailand maintains its defense spending with an annual budget of around US$7 billion. In 2022, the Thai government allocated just over 1% of its GDP to defence.
- 49 % of this budget will be allocated to the Royal Army, 20% to the Royal Navy and 19% to the Royal Air Force.
Indonesia (over 17,000 islands and 300 distinct ethnic and linguistic groups) has ambitious plans to revitalize its military.
The Indonesian government has allocated $9.3 billion for defense in 2022 and a budget of $125 billion to modernize its military (2020-2044).
The country also plans to acquire new, more efficient equipment, such as unmanned aircraft systems, surveillance communication systems, aircraft components, maintenance, repair and overhaul services, etc.
Aviation & Space
SAVE THE DATE
Are you a contributor to the advanced air mobility and/or Space sector? You could benefit greatly and add value by participating in this launch symposium which will be held in Ohio and will be organized by the Ohio Aerospace Institute (OAI) team.
In September of 2022, Aero Montréal, the Ohio Aerospace Institute (OAI) and the Council of the Great Lakes Region signed a bi-national Memorandum of Understanding forming the Great Lakes Aviation & Space Technology Alliance (GLASTA).
The purpose of GLASTA is to strategically explore opportunities in advancing collaborative innovation, supply chain & sectorial business development activities within the region that consists of 8 States and 2 provinces.
KEY INFORMATION ABOUT THE GREAT LAKES REGION:
A population of 105 million people (30% of the American and Canadian workforce) || An economy of $6,000,000,000,000 USD || Represents 50% of bi-lateral trade between the USA and Canada || Includes Québec, Ohio, Ontario, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin
EVENT PROGRAM (in development)
Industry overviews || Company / Institutional presentations, panel & round table discussions || B2Bs and networking activities || Site visit to Nasa’s Glenn Research Center
MARK YOUR CALENDAR!
ANY IDEAS/RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE PROGRAM?
We invite you to share your interests on topics on R&D, tech innovation, regulation requirements, certification & testing, infrastructure, and collaboration needs.
International Exhibition ADEX
Trade Mission to Seoul
JOIN A TRADE MISSION IN SEOUL
This mission, which will take place within the framework of the ADEX International Exhibition from October 17 to 19, 2023, is an opportunity to meet major players in the Korean aerospace industry.
More than 100,000 visitors, 300 exhibitors and hundreds of companies and decision makers expected. This mission is organized by Investissement Québec International in collaboration with the Québec offices in Seoul and Singapore, the Trade Commissioner Service (TCS) and the Canadian embassies in Indonesia and Thailand.
BY PARTICIPATING, YOU CAN:
Meet key players and main contractors through a personalized business meeting program;
Highlight your know-how and your ability to innovate, identify new business opportunities and forge technological and industrial partnerships.
WHY TARGET THE SOUTH KOREA MARKET:
An ideal gateway to the Asian market, South Korea invests heavily in the aerospace industry.
Canada has had a Free Trade Agreement with South Korea since 2014 (CCFTA).
Aéro Montréal has had a cooperation agreement with the Gyeongnam Technopark cluster since 2017.
The South Korean aerospace and defense sector is marked by the presence of major players who invest heavily in developing technologically advanced products to meet domestic and foreign needs.
In 2021, the country launched a remote sensing satellite, and plans to build its own satellite navigation system + 6G satellite communication network.
Several other excellent business opportunities in other defense and security sub-sectors are available to you, such as rocket propulsion systems and astronomy or advanced communication techniques.
Vermont Chamber of Commerce
REGISTRATIONS ARE OPEN!
Aéro Montréal will take part in the 10th annual Manufacturing Summit organized by the Vermont Chamber of Commerce. Will you also participate? This virtual supply chain event for advanced manufacturing, brings OEMs, suppliers, partners, and industry peers together for sourcing and procurement opportunities.
WHAT THE EVENT OFFERS YOU:
Featuring two days of B2B meetings and virtual seminars, and a new in-person networking reception in Burlington, Vermont, the Manufacturing Summit builds adaptive supply chains through contacts, content, and collaboration
Many OEMs willing to use pre-qualified suppliers from the United States and Canada to optimize their supply chains have already confirmed their presence!
10 YEARS OF A SUCCESSFUL AGREEMENT:
Aéro Montréal will also be present in an ongoing effort to support the collaboration between the cluster and the Vermont Chamber of Commerce; an agreement concluded in 2013 which celebrates its 10th anniversary this year!
Online except for an in-person networking reception in Burlington.
Aerospace and Defense Focused Event
A SHOWCASE OF THE INDUSTRIE
The Dubai Airshow is a showcase of aerospace advancements, covering commercial and military aircraft, as well as space equipment and technology. The event promotes business agreements, partnerships and the exchange of ideas between companies. The lectures cover topics from technology to sustainability. This event reflects the rise of the aerospace industry in the Middle East while strengthening ties between businesses and regional governments.
WHAT THE EVENT OFFERS YOU :
Over 20 country pavilions to showcase innovative products and technologies.
High-level military and civilian delegations from more than 96 countries.
More than 160 of the most advanced commercial, private and military on display.
Over 80 hours of high-quality content covering cargo, sustainability, air traffic management and air mobility topics, presented by over 300 industry speakers.
Access to special event features including the Tech Zone and Vista – the new launch pad for start-ups at the Dubai Airshow.