DDAC 2024

DDAC 2024 takes place on February 7-8 2024 in Copenhagen. Join the season’s most exiting defence event focusing on Denmark’s position in and contribution to NATO and European security

What can I expect?

Danish Defence Annual Conference (DDAC) is the premium annual event and two-day conference in the defence and security industry in Denmark and attracts +300 participants. The event is hosted in collaboration by DI Danish Defence and Security Industries, CenSec and Naval Team Denmark.

The conference offers a unique opportunity to meet and network with leaders of the defence industry, and discuss with and gain knowledge from high-level decision-makers from the EU, NATO, the Danish Ministry of Defence, the armed forces and a wide range of professional defence industry companies.

Nynne Bjerre Christensen as moderator

Nynne Bjerre Christensen is a journalist, graduated from the Danish School of Journalism and with an MA in European Studies from King's College London. She has worked for, among others, the monthly magazine PRESS, the European Commission and Berlingske Tidende and has been on reporting trips to conflict and post-conflict areas such as Lebanon, Sri Lanka and the Kurdish part of Turkey. In the period from 2005 to 2017 she hosted the DR2 news magazine Deadline 2230.

What do I need to know?

DDAC 2024 will take place on February 7 & 8 2024, at Danish Industry at Industriens Hus (the House of Industry) in central Copenhagen.

The conference offers an interesting programme, exiting speeches and great opportunities for you to network with your colleagues in the industry. The event will open with a lunch on the February 7.


Hotel recommendations

We recommend you to stay at Radisson Collection Royal Hotel or The Square, which is close to the House of Industri where the conference takes place. You will find more details and direct link to booking in the confirmation e-mail you will receive after registration.

Conference sponsors

Exhibit at DDAC


You can book stands in two sizes - 1x1 meter (DKK 3400 + VAT) and 3 x 2 meters (DKK 6800 + VAT)

We kindly ask you to respect these measurements and not bring modules that exceed this limit.

The price includes 1 poseur table, wi-fi, and power (230 Volt).

Please note that there is a limited amount of stands.

Become a sponsor of DDAC

  • Bronze sponsorship (DKK 8,000 + VAT)
    • 1 item in conference bag (max 500gr/40x40x10cm)
    • Logo in the list of sponsors on conference website and conference programme
  • Mini sponsorship (DKK 3,500 + VAT)
    • 1 item in conference bag (max 500gr/40x40x10cm)

Payment policy

It is only possible to pay by credit card when registering.

Tickets are non-refundable. Ticket fees, delivery fees, card fees, and any costs incurred for postage will not be refunded. If you have bought a ticket but are unable to attend, a colleague can participate instead. Please contact the organizers. 

By purchasing via the website, the ticket buyer accepts that DI Danish Defence and Security Industries stores and stores personal information that has been submitted in connection with ticket purchases. The personal information such as name, address, telephone number, information about e-mail address, etc., is transferred to DI Danish Defence and Security Industries. This is done to ensure the ticket buyer the optimal service e.g. in case of late changes in the event. It is the ticket buyer's responsibility that DI Danish Defence and Security Industries always has the correct contact information, so that notifications about the event can be passed on to the ticket buyer.


    • 10.00-12.00 Registration, light breakfast and exhibition

    • 11.15-12.00 Lunch and exhibition

    • 12.00-12.15 Welcome address

      Joachim Finkielman, Director, DI Danish Defence and Security Industries

    • 12.15-13.20 National Defence Policy

      Building a stronger Danish Defence Force in the Future

    • 13.20-14.00 Building a stronger European Defence

    • 14.00-14.15 Signing Ceremony

    • 14.15-15.00 Coffee break and exhibition

    • 15.00-16.45 Industry perspectives

    • 16.45-17.00 Wrap up

    • 17.00-18.30 Network reception and exhibition

      Drinks sponsored by Systematic

    • 18.30-22.00 Dinner

      Bar sponsored by ODU Denmark

    • 08.00-09.00 Light breakfast and exhibition

    • 09.00-09.10 Welcome to day 2

    • 09.10-09.55 Updates from DALO

      Lieutenant General Kim Jesper Jørgensen, Commander and National Armaments Director, Danish Ministry of Defence Aquisition and Logistics Organisation (DALO)

    • 09.55 - 10.00 Introduction to the break out sessions

    • 10.00-10.30 Coffee break and exhibition

    • 10.30-12.00 Break out sessions - Land, Sea, Air and Cyber & New Tech

    • 12.00-12.15 Closing remarks

    • 12.15-14.00 Lunch and exhibition