Canada - International Defense Exhibition (IDEX) Networking Reception

  • 21 February 2023
  • 18:30 - 20:30
  • Park Rotana Abu Dhabi


Registration is closed

The Canadian Business Council (CBC) Abu Dhabi in collaboration with the Embassy of Canada in the UAE is hosting a Canada - International Defense Exhibition (IDEX) Networking Reception for the companies participating at the IDEX.

Over the years, the CBC Abu Dhabi has organized the reception with astounding success and being attended by 250+ guests with prominent presence by members in the Canadian government and the business community. Click here to view the past reception.

We would like to thank our Gold Member and a Platinum Sponsor of Canada-IDEX Networking Reception, PAL Aerospace LLC. 

Based in Abu Dhabi, PAL Aerospace Services Aircraft Maintenance LLC (PAL Aerospace LLC) is a UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) CAR 145 approved and an Emirati-owned company with over a decade of presence in the UAE. PAL Aerospace LLC delivers a range of aviation and aerospace solutions, including engineering design, modification, integration, operations, in-service support, parts distribution, and air crew training with the support of the PAL Group of Companies under parent company Exchange Income Corporation.

We would like to thank our Gold Member and a Gold Sponsor of Canada-IDEX Networking Reception, Bombardier Defense. 

The World’s Leader in Modern Mission Enabled Specialized Aircraft

Bombardier Defense designs, develops & delivers a range of capabilities to operators around the world with more than 550 specialized aircraft in service. Bombardier’s diverse fleet of business aircraft platforms represents the ideal solution for government missions, from surveillance & reconnaissance to medical evacuations to VIP transport. Solutions range from turnkey packages of complete design, building, testing & certification to specialized engineering support & technical oversight of customer projects.

We would like to thank our Silver Sponsor of Canada-IDEX Networking Reception, Al Zorah.

The Al Zorah Development (Private) Company Limited P.S.C. was incorporated as a Free Zone & Freehold Company under the laws of Ajman, United Arab Emirates. A joint-venture partnership between the Government of Ajman and Solidere International to plan and develop Al Zorah, which benefits from Free Zone and Freehold status, where foreigners have the right to 100% ownership and tax-free development. The project is being developed based on a vision and a master plan prepared by Solidere International. It encompasses the development of 5.43 square kilometers of coastal land with a total waterfront of 12 kilometers. 

Event Details:

  • Date: Tuesday, 21 February 2023
  • Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm
  • Venue: Park Rotana Abu Dhabi


  • CBC members and Embassy invited guests: Free
  • Non-CBC members: AED 125
  • Ticket price include 5% VAT, food and drinks.