Intersec unveils conference programme

Intersec unveils conference programme

Emergency services, security and safety professionals are to benefit from Intersec’s dedicated conference programme.

Taking place 16-18 January 2022, Intersec is the leading event for the industry, and extensive redevelopment of the show has seen a dynamic conference programme be put in place for visitors to access.

The 3-day conference programme features six critical pillars, each with its own dedicated conference filled with never-before-seen speakers and materials.

The conferences will be addressing the sector’s most vital issues, challenges and opportunities and giving delegates a platform to benchmark, innovate, collaborate and be inspired.

Alex Nicholl, Messe Frankfurt Middle East’s Head of Intersec, said: “This elevated conference program is a strong sign of our commitment to ensuring that those who attend derive clear value from the show, by having the ability to immerse themselves and contribute to conversations that will shape the future of the world and their respective industries.

“The industry is going through exponential rapid change, Intersec 2022 is meeting the demand for knowledge sharing and presenting the most innovative solutions for the industry. We look forward to welcoming visitors and having them experience first-hand the immense work that has gone into making this edition the most compelling show yet.”

Intersec’s conferences include:

Global Security Leaders Summit: a hard-hitting summit featuring global security leaders discussing, debating, and exchanging perspectives on global security challenges, strategic initiatives, and cooperation to foster safety and security of all. Topics to be featured involve responding to national shifts and crisis, the future of law enforcement and leadership in civil defence.

Protecting Future Connected Cities and Citizens: Global government leaders, municipalities, policymakers, consultants and tech experts will come together to communicate, share ideas and identify solutions required to create and maintain safe and resilient cities using the latest cutting-edge technologies and best practices from around the world. It will feature case studies, demos on how to create safe venues, insights on surveillance tools, principles of protective safety and more.

Agile First Responders Conference: the conference will cover best practice, shared learnings, innovations, tactics and strategy for planning & preparedness, operations and emergency response, resilience & business continuity planning and technical rescue while looking at the industry’s state-of-the-art technologies to protect lives and assets. Topics in the spotlight include emergency planning and preparedness, operations & emergency response, best practices to manage risk among many others.

Nexus Workshops: emergency responders have an opportunity for practical benchmarking and knowledge exchange on drills, policies, procedures and practical training and will cover the before, during and after of incident management.

Safeguarding Critical Infrastructure: a forum to identify potential threats to critical infrastructure, building security and smart construction. Dubai has identified 11 critical infrastructure sectors, this conference in particular has been designed to highlight defence, preparedness, and response strategies for each one.

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Focus Day: this focused program presents Saudi Arabian mega projects, planning and strategy. Project leaders, government stakeholders and experts will share exclusive insights into the current challenges and opportunities presented by the rapid expansion of the region’s largest market.

The 23rd edition of the Intersec event is being staged with the theme of Uniting the world’s leading industry specialists for the safety and security of future generations. It’s held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mansoor Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum.