NEC take lead Japanese billing at MAST

Sat 15 Nov 2014 @ 11:00


Pioneering Japanese technology company NEC have set the standard for Japanese companies marketing their defence/security solutions under Japan’s new Japanese defence trade policies, confirming a significant exhibition presence and Bronze sponsorship at the inaugural MAST Asia 2015.

In addition to NEC, MAST’s largest, most international exhibition to date will feature Toyo and Jupitor, and many other Japanese companies on the Defence Technology Foundation organised SMEs pavilion.

Use the MAST Community members contact exchange facility now to set up meetings with exhibitors’ senior executives and technologists during MAST week.

Visit NEC on exhibition Stand 20.


General Atomics join the MAST organising committee

Sat 15 Nov 2014 @ 11:00

General Atomics

The MAST Technical Conference Committee has welcomed General Atomic’s Michael A.H. Maughan (Director of Advanced Programs & Strategic Development) to the team.

As well as supporting the conference planning and abstract adjudication, GA have also confirmed a presence in the exhibition.

Amongst its vast product portfolio, GA develops electromagnetic naval aircraft launch and recovery systems, electromagnetic railgun launchers, pulsed power systems, and projectiles as well as Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), tactical reconnaissance radars, and advanced high-resolution surveillance systems.

Meet General Atomics on Stand 45b at MAST Asia 2015.


Exhibition space selling out

Sat 15 Nov 2014 @ 11:00


Any prospective exhibitor in Japan’s first (and only) international defence exhibition without space already reserved, is encouraged to contact the MAST sales team immediately.

Exhibitors will meet VIPs, operators, senior level technologists, and defence procurement teams from over forty Navies, Marines and Coast guards (not least those in Japan, neighboring Asian countries, Australia, UK and USA).

Don’t miss your chance to take part in the region’s most significant defence event launch in decades.

  • International companies please contact Ms. Pearl Donvin:
    Phone: +44 (0)161 408 2171 or +44 (0)7881 760122
    Email: [email protected]
    Skype: pearliedc
  • Gulf States/Canadian companies please contact Mohamad Nabhani:
    Phone: +1 519 601 7007
    Email: [email protected]
    Skype: mod.nabbany

All reservations made before 29th November will be honored at the 2013/2014 rates.


MAST Asia 2015 exhibitors – 17 days to secure space at 2013 rates

Wed 12 Nov 2014 @ 11:00

With just over two weeks to reserve space for Japan’s first ever international defence exhibition and conference – and for the first time in MAST’s history – the MAST Asia 2015 exhibition could sell out.

Companies wanting to introduce their platforms, systems and solutions to Asian navies’ and other organisations’ operators and technologists (not least those of Japan) are urged to book immediately.

All reservations received before 29th November will be honoured at the ‘early-bird’ rate, after which time stand prices will be increased inline with the industry standard.


MAST Asia nominated for prestigious BCCJ British Business Award

Fri 7 Nov 2014 @ 11:00

BCCI people
BCCJ - The British Chamber of Commerce in Japan

MAST’s organisers are delighted to have received news from the British Chamber of Commerce in Japan, that MAST Communications/MAST Asia 2015 has been selected as a nominee to receive the coveted “Company of the Year” award for its contribution to fostering closer partnerships between UK and Japan in the defence sector.

The nomination recognises MAST Asia as Japan’s first international defence conference and exhibition, and is a tribute to the dedication and commitment of MAST’s Technical Conference Committee and Exhibition Steering Group (not to mention exhibitors, authors, delegates, visitors and VIPs) in planning surrounding activities and the event itself to create a truly unique global maritime defence/security interface, in Japan.

2014 BBA Company of the Year Nominees (in alphabetical order) include:

  • Aggreko Japan K.K. (アグレコ・ジャパン株式会社)
  • Arup (アラップ)
  • British Airways (ブリティッシュ・エアウェイズ)
  • The British School in Tokyo (ザ・ブリティッシュ・スクール・イン東京)
  • BT Japan Corporation (BTジャパン株式会社)
  • Conrad Tokyo (コンラッド東京)
  • Icon Partners K.K. (アイコンパートナーズ株式会社)
  • Lowe Profero Japan (ロウ・プロフェーロ株式会社)
  • MAST Communications/MAST Asia (コミュニケーションズ )
  • PATHWAYS K.K. (株式会社パスウェイズ)
  • Regus Japan K.K. (日本リージャス株式会社)
  • Robert Walters Japan K.K. (ロバート・ウォルターズ・ジャパン株式会社)

The Awards presentation evening will take place on Friday 14th November at the Hilton Tokyo, Japan.