UK sends strong delegation to DSA 2018

“Collaboration in Future Technology and Promoting Innovation” is the key message from the United Kingdom as they send a strong delegation to DSA 2018.

Guto Bebb MP, the UK Minister for Defence Procurement leads the UK delegation accompanied by Simon Everest, Head of the Department of International Trade’s Defence and Security Organisation. The Minister is attending to reiterate the importance of the strategic defence and security relationship between the UK and Malaysia.

The UK Government delegation will be supporting UK companies displaying and demonstrating a range of world-leading defence and security technologies. The UK’s capability themes include: maritime security; technological support to operations; disaster relief and cyber security. The United Kingdom has supported the DSA exhibition since its inception and has a proven track record in delivering capabilities and solutions, with significant transfer of technology, to allies across the world.

The UK team will be building on their international reputation for establishing successful partnerships and international collaborative arrangements and seeking to develop closer links with Governments and industrial partners across the region.

Guto Bebb MP, the UK Minister for Defence Procurement said:

“I am delighted to have the opportunity visit DSA 2018 to highlight the important defence and security relationships that we have with Malaysia and other countries in the region. DSA 2018 is an important event and provides real opportunities for the international community to work together and learn from each other. I am also at DSA 2018 to encourage ever greater industrial cooperation. The UK has a significant range of world-class defence and security technologies and DSA 2018 presents an excellent opportunity for us to show the best that Britain has to offer.”