The Atlantic Canada Aerospace & Defence Association (ACADA), in partnership with the Canadian Defence Security and Aerospace Exhibition Atlantic (DEFSEC Atlantic), Ocean Technology Council of Nova Scotia (OTCNS), the Government of Canada and the Atlantic provinces, are hosting ADS Expo Atlantic 2020, an endeavour to highlight the capabilities, strengths and challenges of the Atlantic Canadian Aerospace, Defence and Security industry as it transitions through and past COVID-19 challenges.


Conference highlights are scheduled to include:

  • Virtual Trade Show Booths with opportunity to engage in real-time, with booth holders
  • Industry Presentations including OEMS (both live streamed with Q&A and pre-recorded)
  • Canadian Federal Government Participation and Presentations (both live streamed with Q&A and pre-recorded)
  • Panel presentation on Global Outlook (live streamed)
  • Workforce challenges in the Post COVID environment (live streamed)
  • Opportunity for virtual one on one B2B/B2G Meetings in real time
  • Networking (live and in real time)
  • Speed Mentoring with Women in Aerospace and Women in Defence & Security