ITEC 2019

Why visit?

UDT 2020 will gather over 1,200 military, industry and academic attendees from the underwater defence and security community in Rotterdam, Netherlands from 12 - 14 May 2019. The dedicated conference and exhibition will focus on the cutting edge technologies and developments in: submarine technologies; anti-submarine warfare; mine warfare; and critical developments in delivering security in the underwater environment. The latter includes counter-terrorism, drug trafficking and critical national infrastructure protection in this most challenging environment.

Reasons to visit UDT 2020 in Stockholm

  • Hear about the industry requirements and developments for the future at the conference
  • Source new suppliers who can improve your product’s flexibility
  • Reduce cost, improve efficiency, maximise profitability and increase cost effectiveness
  • Network with key industry players, suppliers and integrate with the subsea community
  • Join an engaging community that meets to discuss the current and future of the subsea industry
  • UDT has a longstanding reputation running for 30 years
  • Meet with the entire supply chain
  • Strategically located in Stockholm, Sweden
  • Discover the latest technology that will affect the future of subsea defence and technology
  • Meet with senior naval officers, key industry players and suppliers
  • Hear from VIPs in the plenary sessions and opening keynote

“Excellent event, well led. Good speakers, inspiring discussions. Excellent networking event for undersea experts”, Jeroen de Jonge, Director Naval Programs, TNO Defence, Safety and Security. 

Who can you meet at UDT?

Over 80 exhibitors will be on hand to showcase their latest technologies. These include suppliers of:

  • UUVs, AUVs, ROVs and components
  • Acoustic technologies
  • Maritime surveillance solutions
  • Harbour and port security products
  • Mine detection systems
  • Submarine hardware and electronics

View the Exhibitor List


There are plenty of networking opportunities for both exhibition attendees and conference delegates to network with exhibitors, speakers and visitors. 

Networking Evening

  • Off-site networking evening in prime location
  • Always a sell-out evening
  • 250 high level attendees
  • Includes canapés and drinks
  • Previous locations in include maritime museums and former ocean liners
  • Military attend free

Exhibitor Hospitality Evening

  • Free of charge in the exhibition hall
  • Relaxed environment to meet with exhibitors
  • Second evening of UDT


Register your place

Conference Delegate

  • Unlimited access to the thought-provoking conference
  • 3-day passes include access to Military Divers Capabilities Conference
  • Access to the exhibition
  • Post-show access to the conference proceedings
  • Dedicated comprehensive delegate bag
  • Lunch and coffee breaks included every day

Exhibition Visitor 

  • Access to over 80 exhibitors in the exhibition
  • Network with exhibitors, conference delegates, speakers and visitors at the exhibitor hospitality evening
  • Attend opening keynote and plenary
  • Enhance your experience by purchasing a ticket for the popular networking evening

95% of visitors consider UDT as important to attend for their business/organisation
87% of visitors recommended UDT to a colleague in the industry


UDT brings together the entire undersea defence and security supply chain

**Please note that any exhibition visitor registrations onsite will be subject to a £50 + VAT fee and extended waiting times**

We encourage all attendees to register before the event. 

2019 Sponsors

Event info

Exhibition opening times:

Tue 12 May
Weds 13 May 
Thurs 14 May

Venue info

Rotterdam Ahoy
Ahoyweg 10
3084 BA Rotterdam

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