Esteemed Jordanian and International Entities Sponsoring SOFEX 2010
SOFEX 2010 to be held from May 10th – 13th Amman, March..., 2010 – SOFEX 2010 has attracted renowned Jordanian and International entities to sponsor the 8th edition of the world’s leading Special Operations and homeland security conference and exhibition. SOFEX 2010 will be held under the Patronage of His Majesty King Abdullah II, the supervision of HRH Prince Feisal Bin Al Hussein and the support of the Jordanian Armed Forces, from May 10th – 13th at the King Abdullah I Airbase in Marka.
With less than two months to go, 15 major local and international public and private sector organizations have already confirmed their sponsorship and support for SOFEX 2010, demonstrating the valuable role served by SOFEX to the global defence community.
The sponsors include the King Abdullah II Design and Development Bureau (KADDB), the Aqaba Development corporation (ADC), the Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority (ASEZA), MIDAS, Arab Orient Insurance Company, Skynet, Royal Jordanian Airlines, KADDB Industrial Park, Orange, NP Aerospace, CNS Primus, FLIR, Northrop Grumman, General Dynamics and Raytheon.
Mr. Amer Tabbah, Managing Director of SOFEX stated, “We are very grateful to all the Jordanian and international companies that have shown their support for and commitment to SOFEX months before the launch. Each and every sponsor will play a significant role in helping to make SOFEX 2010 a success. I am also thankful to the entire Jordanian SOFEX team that has put a lot of effort into making SOFEX 2010 the best edition to date.”
He added, “Despite the recent economic downturn, SOFEX continues to grow and thrive as the only Special Operations and Homeland Security exhibition and conference in the MENA region, and to that effect, continues to make a considerable impact on the local economy of Jordan.”
Throughout the years, SOFEX has established itself as one of the most important events on the defense industry calendar by attracting thousands of participants from around the world representing the defence industry’s leading manufacturers, high-ranking government delegations and a large contingent of international media.