Events

Border Management & Technologies Summit Asia
25 – 27 February 2020, Singapore
The Border Management & Technologies Summit Asia conference and exhibition will bring together leading government officials from across central Asia, South-East Asia, Australia and the Middle East to discuss the border security challenges faced in the region and in their respective nations.
     Singapore is a unique country that has one of the busiest land borders in the world between Singapore and Malaysia. Changi Airport is one of the most popular stopover airports in South-East Asia and due to Singapore’s geographic location Singapore Straits plays an important role in customs clearance. e

Urban Safety and Security
18 - 19 February 2020, Manchester, UK
Safety and Security within urban areas are becoming a major concern for many governments and law enforcement officials. With more protests, international events, riots and gang violence happening in major cities there is a need for increased security.
     The inaugural Urban Safety and Security Europe conference and exhibition will look into many aspects of safety and security in urban areas such as city centres, shopping centres, stadiums and transport hubs. With cuts in the policing budget many local constabularies have limited officers walking the streets of city centres and shopping centres which has led to a great importance for other stakeholders to be made aware of the risks, threats and challenges faced in urban areas.

Combat Support Week 2020
25 -27 February 2020, London, UK
Combat Support Week will address these new challenges for Military Engineers and Logisticians to ensure that mobility is maintained and capabilities are able to be effectively deployed by the combat force. Assessing the critical requirements for the deployment and maintenance of a combat force in theatre will feature throughout the programme this year along with a clear focus on enabling mobility, momentum and capability by identifying innovative, cost-efficient solutions to modernise operational capabilities.

Enforce Tac 2020
4 - 5 March 2020, Nuremberg, Germany
International security experts meet at Enforce Tac in Nuremberg, Germany, at yearly intervals to discuss the latest developments and products in the segments of law enforcement, security and tactical solutions. The exhibitors at Enforce Tac 2020, the International Exhibition & Conference – Law Enforcement, Security and Tactical Solutions, show everything for command, control and operational equipment used by security agencies: The latest firearms, high-quality polic e supplies, clothing, ballistic accessories , optronics. communication systems, vehicles and training. Enforce Tac opens its doors in Nuremberg, Germany, on 4 – 5 March 2020. U.T.SEC 2020 – Summit for Drones, Unmanned Technologies & Security, is held at the same time as Enforce Tac.

ISNR 2020 - International Exhibition of National Security and Resilience
17-19 March 2020, Abu Dhabi, UAE

The International Exhibition of National Security and Resilience (ISNR Abu Dhabi) offers a unique networking platform connecting regional government bodies with security solution providers from across the globe. Co-organised with the UAE Ministry of Interior, ISNR Abu Dhabi brings the national & cyber security community together to accelerate public-private collaboration for a safer connected world.
     Four dedicated communities on National SecurityCyber SecurityPolicing & Law Enforcement and Critical Infrastructure Protection deep-dive into challenges and explore new technologies and best practices to avert the ever-growing threats they are facing. Complemented by numerous business networking events, a comprehensive conference programme and various innovation initiatives, ISNR Abu Dhabi is the must-attend event for the National & Cyber Security Communities to do business, drive innovation, promote thought leadership and raise public awareness.

8th Annual Joint Civil & DoD CBRN Symposium
18 - 19 March 2020, Mary M. Gates Learning Center, Alexandria VA, USA
DSI’s 8th Annual Joint Civil & DoD CBRN Symposium will provide the latest updates on US efforts to advance chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) defense. This forum will convene senior-level officials from throughout the military and federal and state governments to share their unique insights into successful CBRN incident detection, protection, and recovery strategies, as well as R&D initiatives, updates on joint CBRN requirements, and developments in inter-agency cooperation.
     Attendees at DSI’s 2019 Joint Civil & DoD CBRN Symposium will have a unique opportunity to engage in open and honest conversation with key decision makers from across the DoD, DHS, FBI and HHS about countering CBRN WMD effects. Attendees will gain valuable insights into navigating the CBRN technology acquisition process and will hear about the solutions urgently needed by our government to ensure we are prepared for any future threats we may face at home or abroad.

Future Armoured Vehicles Situational Awareness
1 - 2 April 2020, London, UK

SMi Group proudly presents the fifth annual conference in the sell-out portfolio of Armoured Vehicle events: Future Armoured Vehicles Situational Awareness 2020, the leading conference for armoured vehicle experts focused on C2, C4i, sensors, optronics and vehicle architecture.

Highlights for 2020

  • Hear the latest host nation capability updates from the British Armour Centre, Joint Forces Command, DSTL and DE&S
  • Network with key OEMs and System Integrators such as General Dynamics European Land Systems, Patria Land, Thales, Diehl Defence, SAAB Barracuda, BAE and General Dynamics UK
  • New focuses: sensor networks, signature management and integration of unmanned assets
  • Explore land force interoperability and training requirements for enhanced joint fires during coalition operations

Early bird discounts:
Book by 13th December to save £400
Book by 31st January to save £200
Book by 28th February to save £100

Register online at http://www.armouredvehicles-sa.com/counteried

Military Robotics and Autonomous Systems
1 - 2 April 2020, London, UK
SMi Group’s 3rd Annual Military Robotics and Autonomous Systems (RAS) Conference will revolve around the British Army’s five RAS priorities of situational awareness, lethality, manoeuvrability, survivability and sustainability, as well as cover other main themes such as counter-IED, deep learning, AI, international cooperation, and communication systems.

Highlights for 2020:

  • The leading event in Europe for senior RAS decision-makers, operators and experts
  • New for 2020: focus on Robotic Platoon Vehicles, autonomy and manned/unmanned teaming; new speakers from the UK, US, Estonia, Sweden and Australia
  • Hear the latest updates on the UK Ministry of Defence’s Robotics and Autonomous Systems programmes with a dedicated panel discussion on UK RAS modernisation
  • Discover the latest in RAS technology and find new products, techniques and opportunities in this dynamic field

Early bird discounts:
Book by 13th December to save £400
Book by 31st January to save £200
Book by 28th February to save £100

Register online at http://www.robotics-autonomous.com/counteried

CBRNe Summit Europe
21 - 23 April 2020, Brno, Czech Republic
CBRNe Summit Europe is returning to Brno, Czech Republic for the 7th annual event. Many major cities across Europe have faced critical incidents over the past few years. With terrorism threat levels high across Europe and the increased use of chemical agents being used by terrorist organisations this is a key event to attend.
     During our international event you will hear perspectives from military and civil officials who deal with CBRNe incidents. Many governments across the region have realised the importance of CBRNe capabilities and preparedness and budgets have been increased to deal with the new type of threats faced to civilians.

Border Management & Technologies Summit Europe
12 – 14 May 2020, Brussels, Belgium
With the event taking place in the heart of the European Union it will provide attendees a great insight into the future of European borders. With a focus on the latest initiatives planned in the coming years, smart borders, digitalisation of borders and visas, cross-border crimes and new trends and technologies used to assist border agencies.
     The Brexit debate has thrust Customs Agencies into the limelight. Regardless of the outcome there is a clear and pressing need to adapt traditional Customs processes into a more streamlined model fit for the future, which is sufficiently adaptable to change. Our expert panel spent much of 2019 developing alternative arrangements for the Irish border using state of the art technology and drive through systems. A session not to be missed!

Counter Terror Expo (CTX) 2020
19 - 21 May 2020, Excel London, UK
Now in its 12th year, the Counter Terror Expo (CTX) has established itself as the UK’s principal business and networking event for security professionals from industry, infrastructure, government and policing. CTX’s relationship with the Home Office, UK policing and industry makes it the market-leading event for suppliers of high-end security and counter terror products, services and solutions.
    Every year CTX brings together thousands of senior security professionals from over 100 countries to learn, benchmark strategies, network and explore innovative technologies from around the world to improve national security and aid in the fight against terrorism.
    CTX 2020’s conference programme revolves around its core themes of protecting people and infrastructure, policing, counter extremism and de-radicalisation. In addition to the free-to-attend conferences, the internationally-renowned World Counter Terror Congress (WCTC) will bring together over 200 internationally recognised security experts to share national updates on counter-terror strategy, operations and policy, examining the key areas of Prevention, Pursuit and Protection from international terror threats.
    Taking place at ExCeL London on the 19-21 May, CTX will co-locate for the first time with IFSEC International to build a forum allowing the broader security and protection community to network with our exhibitors and counter terror partners all under one roof.

Eurosatory 2020
8 - 12 June 2020, Paris, France
Eurosatory, the international exhibition for land and air-land defense and security, opens every two years to bring together the global supply and demand of the sector. Created in its original form in 1967, Eurosatory has since continued to evolve and has seen its number of participants considerably increase, both for visitors and for exhibitors. The unquestionable quality of this n°1 international exhibition is based on four pillars:

  • International: Eurosatory brings together worldwide exhibitors, visitors and journalists
  • Business: Eurosatory offers to exhibitors, and also visitors, various services in order to help them to develop their commercial opportunities
  • Technologic showcase: Eurosatory presents in life-size numerous equipment and systems
  • A forum for ideas: Eurosatory supports exchanges of views about the evolution of Defence and Security between all the players of the domains. Many conferences are organised all along the exhibition.

Behavioural Analysis 2020
10 – 11 June 2020, London, UK
Green Light is delighted to announce the 3rd edition of the Behavioural Analysis conference. Following its launch in Cardiff in 2018, and an exciting 2nd edition in 2019 at Mall of America, Minneapolis, the conference will be landing in London in June 2020 and will take place at the Royal Air Force Museum. A two-day conference exploring how hostile or criminal intent can be identified through the observation of behavioural indicators and the use of tactical risk analysis and non-racial profiling techniques.

Milipol Qatar 2020 
26 - 28 October 2020, Doha
Milipol Qatar is the international event for homeland security and civil defence in the Middle East. It takes place every two years (even-numbered years) in Doha. The 13th edition of the show will be held from 26 to 28 October 2020 at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center (DECC).
     The Milipol Qatar exhibition is being held under the authority of the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior H.E. Sheikh Abdullah Bin Nasser Bin Khalifa Al-Thani. A Milipol Qatar Committee is responsible for the organisation of the event in Doha in close relationship with the Milipol team based in Paris.
    The event is known for the professionalism and the quality of attendees, for showcasing the latest innovative products and services and for covering all fields of public and industrial security.
    Last session welcomed:
    - 222 exhibitors from 24 countries
    - 8,487 visitors from 84 countries