ShieldAfrica is an African Continent exhibition


ShieldAfrica is dedicated to Security and Defense for a safer Africa. It includes:

  • The Security and Defense technology continuum
  • The Global Security and Defense offering
  • The attendance of both sectors professionals, CEO, decision-makers, buyers, end-users, stakeholders and manufacturers
  • Life-size presentations of equipment and security systems at stands and in action during demonstrations to boost exhibitors visibility and promote their products in all Security and Defense areas
  • A unique opportunity to meet major industrial prime contractors and subcontractors and make purchase
  • The exceptional attendance of high-level visitors (senior Officals, decision-makers, prime contractors and prescribers)
  • A place where ideas merge to prepare future Homeland Security & Defense (conferences and workshops, trends, analysis and feedback, Think Tanks)



ShieldAfrica 2017: Safe Cities, component of Smart Cities

Safe City is more than a concept. This is reality for connected megacities, benefiting from technological and digital developments, willing to optimize the management of their services. A safe city drives to investment and economic development.

ShieldAfrica 2017 adresses the African continent challenges

  • Securing cities
  • Controlling areas
  • Managing flows and resources
  • Fighting against cross-border terrorism
  • Securing fast-growing urbanization and economic activities
  • Preserving any human potential of the continent


Next edition: January 24 to 26, 2017 at the National School of Police, Abidjan, Ivory Coast.

For more information: www.shieldafrica.com