DSEI connects governments, national armed forces, industry thought leaders and the entire defence & security supply chain on a global scale. With a range of valuable opportunities for networking, a platform for business, access to relevant content & live-action demonstrations, the DSEI community can strengthen relationships, share knowledge and engage in the latest capabilities across the exhibition’s Aerospace, Land, Naval, Security & Joint Zones.

For more information please visit the DSEI website. 


Cranfield University is one of the world's leading universities for defence and security education, research and consultancy. 

Our staff and facilities are at the forefront of their fields, offering a diverse range of capabilities from energetics and forensic sciences to international stabilisation, counterterrorism and cyber security.

Cranfield provides specialist knowledge to industry, security and emergency services, military, governments and NGOs, underpinning defence and security sector reform around the world. As a postgraduate academic provider to the UK’s Ministry of Defence, we offer a unique gateway to delivering practical education and solutions that make a real difference to the lives of military, security and civilian personnel.

Cranfield is leading the Academic Resilience and Security Community (A-RiSC), a network of over 60 UK universities formed to help Government and industry access academic experts and the latest research and knowledge in national security.

Find out more about our areas of expertise. 


Come and visit us in Hall 2, stand number: H2-861


Our Centres

Centre for Systems and Technology Management
Centre for Defence Chemistry
Centre for Defence Engineering
Centre for Defence Management and Leadership
Centre for Electronic Warfare Information and Cyber
Centre for Simulation and Analytics
Cranfield Forensic Institute

Location and travel details


How to register

Register here. 

There will be no onsite registration facilities, please ensure that you register to attend prior to arriving at ExCeL in September.