Soft Launch of the 11th International Defense Exhibition and Seminar – IDEAS – 2022
It is indeed a great pleasure to see IDEAS growing in importance year by year, over a period of twenty-two years,” Federal Defense Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif said at the launch ceremony in sweetness of IDEAS International Defense Exhibition & Seminar – 2022. , held at Marriott Hotel Islamabad on August 11, 2022.
He further stated, “I wish the organizers of this event success in conducting IDEAS and look forward to overwhelming participation from defense industries at home and abroad.” Towards the end of his address, the Minister of Defense officially declared the launch of IDEAS – 2022. Upon his arrival at the scene, he was received by the Secretary of Defense Production, Lt. Gen. (R) Humayun Aziz and Director General Defense Export Promotion Organization (DEPO) Major General Muhammad Arif Malik. In his welcome address, DG DEPO said that the 11th edition of IDEAS is scheduled to be held at Karachi Expo Center from November 15-18, 2022, the year of Pakistan’s 75th independence celebration.
He added that despite a four-year gap, more than 70% of the available space has already been booked by exhibitors from both domestic and overseas and hopes IDEAS-2022 will grow in size and stature. important than ever. The ceremony brought together ministers, federal secretaries, a large number of ambassadors, high commissioners, senior military and civilian officials, CEO Badar Expo Solutions – the event manager of IDEAS 2022 and elites from the media and business community. The ceremony was followed by the unveiling of a commemorative postage stamp by the Federal Minister, which will be issued by Pakistan Post on August 14, 2022, signifying the holding of the 11th edition of IDEAS in the 75th year of the independence of the Pakistan.