Networking Events


IT²EC would like to warmly invite you to attend two networking events. These popular evenings provide a relaxed environment where you can create relationships and engage in interesting conversations with industry leaders and senior military personnel.

Scroll down for further information about each event.

Offsite Networking Evening

Join us on Tuesday 1 September for an authentic evening at an iconic venue in the capital city. Held every year, this must-attend event is always a highlight of IT²EC, providing an intimate and unique networking setting. 

Tickets must be purchased or reserved during registration, and will not be available on site.

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Exhibitor Hospitality Evening

Join us on Wednesday 2 September in the IT²EC exhibition hall which remains open late as exhibiting companies welcome attendees to their stands to enjoy some international hospitality. 


Make the most of your visit 

The offsite networking evening is always a highlight of IT²EC, giving delegates a chance to network with key members of the industry in an inspiring venue. Previous locations include: The Nobel Prize Museum in Stockholm and Maritime Museum in Rotterdam.

We have a range of options for you to increase your presence and get the most out of networking opportunities. To find out more, enquire about available sponsorships.

Sponsorship enquiry


  • “ITEC is such an important event for the military simulation community. From the first contact, to the information passed by email, the way we were received and everything we experienced was incredible. Congratulations on the event and I hope to be present again next year.”
    Alexandre Villarmosa
    Lt Commander, Brazilian Navy
  • “ITEC is important for a mixture of reasons. It is a really good engagement platform for customers, partners and suppliers so we can understand where we are going, what we have got right and where we need to improves further into. It also provides visibility of what everyone else is doing.”
    Alison Heminsley
    Simulation & Training Technologist, BAE Systems
  • “DisTec brings together industry from all parts of the world and gives us an opportunity to showcase what we can do and understand more what they can do for us. We met lots of interesting companies.”
    Lucy Mason
    Head of Defence & Security Accelerator (DASA), UK MoD
  • “ITEC is Europe's most important event in modelling & simulation-based training and education for military, civilian defence and societal security. It raises awareness, conveys knowledge and promotes networking among professionals.”
    Dr Arne Norlander
    LtCol (Retd), CEO, NORSECON AB
  • “The show is successful for us and really great to meet our international customers. Our stand is very crowded all the time.”
    Hans Lindgren
    Head of Business Development, Saab