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The Industry Dispatch

The most important policy news impacting defence and security firms, delivered straight to your inbox.

Update on Defence Exports to Turkey

The federal government has suspended certain export permits to Turkey following allegations that Canadian-made technology is being used in military conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh.

Download CADSI's CMMC Primer

The United States Department of National Defense (U.S. DoD) is one step closer to implementing the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC). Learn how to get your business ready with CADSI's primer.

U.S. DoD prohibits use of certain tech

The U.S. government has issued new restrictions prohibiting the Department of Defense from contracting, signing grants or loans with companies using certain Chinese equipment.

Canada's Cybersecurity Industry

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

DSEI Chiba, Japan

May 19-21, 2021

introducing the cadsi GATEWAY SUITE

A high-value, high-yielding tool set for defence and security organizations

Discover a cutting-edge business development suite tailored by CADSI to provide its members with exclusive tools and content to help them achieve their business development goals.


Gateway SUITE

Discover a cutting-edge business development suite tailored by CADSI to provide its Members with exclusive tools and content to help them assess and conquer new markets.


Gateway: Intel

Your first steps when planning entry into an emerging defence market.




GATEWAYcapabilities is a cutting edge and innovative software application designed to showcase the Canadian depth and breadth of defence, maritime, aerospace, security and space capabilities.


Gateway: ACADEMY

CADSI's eLearning platform dedicated to providing our members with crucial tips and professional development sessions to help them grow their business in the defence industry.


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Empowering industry and enabling partnerships

CADSI's events are not to be missed! Our unique events establish the platform for our members to learn, engage and grow their business. CADSI's events give members access to key decision makers in Canada and around the Globe, and provide our members with the opportunity to promote their products and services professionally, through our renowned Trade Shows, Educational Webinars, Digital-Briefings, and B2Bs. CADSI's events are tailor-made to help your business achieve success!

Flagship CADSI events

Flagship Events: CADSI is a Canadian leader in organising and hosting domestic defence industry events for every type of target audience including SMEs, OEMs and innovative cyber firms. Our flagship events help you connect to, learn from, and engage with the Canadian defence community, while growing your business. 

CADSI events

CADSI ensures its members are consistently in-the-know about all things industry! The Professional Development Sessions below are made available to CADSI members on a regular basis to keep you up-to-date and tuned-in.


CADSI International Program

Get on the global stage with us and showcase your company under the symbol of the maple leaf in the Canada Pavilion. Take advantage of our turnkey exhibitor and walker packages and our value-added business services such as access to delegations, receptions, seminars and meeting rooms at leading international trade shows.

Industry events

Further grow your business AND your knowledge by attending other relevant events brought to you by partner industry associations and CADSI-counterparts.