November 17 | Innovation Challenge

November 18 | AHOY Rotterdam

NEDS 2021 - 17 and 18 November 2021








The NIDV invites you to a spectaculair event of startups, networking, break-outs, matchmaking and much more..

We are pleased to announce that the NEDS 2021 takes place physically again this year. On November 17, the Innovation Challenge will be held from the RDM Campus and on November 18 we welcome you for the physical event in Ahoy, Rotterdam. The event will be organized with all current health-related measures in place.

The NEDS is the largest business event for the Dutch defense and securitysector and the moment to meet manufacturers, users and your network.


The NEDS is a moment to put your company and products in the spotlight. The exhibition offers extensive opportunities to make new connections, and to meet your contacts, suppliers and customers. Booth registration for the NIDV Exhibition Defence and Security (NEDS) has opened, the deadline is September 15.

Overview prices and exhibitor opportunities

For the exhibition, conditions and booth registration, please contact exhibition@nidv.eu.


Visitor registration opens in the fall. Keep an eye on our website!

 Theme and program

We will soon announce more about the program of the NEDS 2021. On 17 November you are digitally welcome for the Innovation Challenge and on 18 November we welcome you again in Ahoy Rotterdam.

For general questions, please contact neds@nidv.eu


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