Counter-Terrorism Measures at Ports
As many nations in the world continue to struggle with migrant crisis control and to combat the rising threat of terrorism, greater attention is needed to safeguard exposed sea frontiers. Port facilities will have an important role to play in enhancing security and be the front line of defence.
Following this, leading international sea ports, maritime authorities and technical experts will gather at SMi's forthcoming Port Security Technology 2017 conference to provide a very useful ‘heads up’ as to how the problems of terrorism and criminality are handled around the world.
Speaking about the 2017 conference - MAROPS’ Managing Director, Chris Jones said: "Whilst technology forms part of the title the event covers the full spectrum of port security in all its many nuances. The wide range of expertise from many international speakers provides a very useful ‘heads up’ as to how the problems of terrorism and criminality are handled around the world. Many useful lessons will be taken back to our own ports"
STEPHEN REID, Chief Officer, Belfast Harbour Police will provide details insights into the prevailing terror risk at Port of Belfast and what the port is doing to mitigate it. Examine innovative technologies which will drive down physical threats.
SUSANE NIEUWDWROP, Security Coordinator, Port of Rotterdam will explore the Rotterdam approach to traffic monitoring and vessel identification to optimize risk assessment. Identifying key requirements to enhance situational awareness of cargo and ships for the future will also be discussed
GILES NOAKES, Head of Security, BIMCO will explain what ports can do to increase cargo safety when arriving at port and when they are the most vulnerable to attack. In addition, there will also be a focused on collaboration with Port Authorizes to enhance efficiency in transit
Other notable presenters include BIMCO, Belfast Harbour Police, City University London, International Maritime Organisation, London Gateway, Malta Transport Authority, Marine Risk Management, MAROPS, Metropolitan Police Service, Milford Haven Port Authority, Port Authority of Vigo, Port of Long Beach, Port of Rotterdam, Port of Santos - Santos Brazil, Salamanca Group, Transport for London, University Of Warwick.
The 8th annual event will also feature an all new exclusive half day post conference workshop on “A Devil’s Advocate Approach to Port Security” hosted by Captain John Dalby, CEO, Marine Risk Management/Globalert Africa, taking place on the 21st June, 2017.
The 2-day programme will provide a complete focus on security technology and its importance to the preservation of life and property in ports and at sea as well as enable you to explore the most important topics to date such as cyber resilience, security automation and counter-terrorism.
For those looking to attend, there is £100 early bird offer available online ending on 31st May 2017.
Further information is available at http://www.portsecuritytechnology.com/openpr
8th Annual Port Security Technology
19th – 20th June 2017
Holiday Inn Kensington Forum, London, UK
About SMi Group:
Established since 1993, the SMi Group is a global event-production company that specializes in Business-to-Business Conferences, Workshops, Masterclasses and online Communities. We create and deliver events in the Defence, Security, Energy, Utilities, Finance and Pharmaceutical industries. We pride ourselves on having access to the worlds most forward thinking opinion leaders and visionaries, allowing us to bring our communities together to Learn, Engage, Share and Network. More information can be found at http://www.smi-online.co.uk
1 Westminster Bridge Rd, London SE1 7XW
Media: Contact Theresa Chung on email@example.com
Booking: Contact James Hitchen on firstname.lastname@example.org
This release was published on openPR.
Permanent link to this press release:
Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.
You can edit or delete your press release Counter-Terrorism Measures at Ports here
News-ID: 515847 • Views: 1467
More Releases from SMi Group
Exclusive updates on the UK MoD’s LE TacCIS Programme at Future Armoured Vehic …
SMi Reports: Senior representative from the UK MoD will be presenting updates on the LE TacCIS programme at the conference in London, next April SMi Group’s 5th Annual Future Armoured Vehicles Situational Awareness Conference will be held on the 1st and 2nd April 2020, in London. The event provides a great opportunity to collaborate with technical leads, platform managers and programme directors to share their insights on the latest systems
Pharma Microbiology UK Conference to discuss Environmental Monitoring
SMi Reports: The Pharmaceutical Microbiology UK conference, taking place on 20 and 21 January 2020 in London, will include a variety of innovative presentations from the environmental monitoring field. With the slowdown in world economic growth, the Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology Environmental Monitoring industry has suffered a certain impact. However, it has still maintained a relatively optimistic growth over the past four years, as the market size maintained an annual growth rate
Exclusive platform updates on the ASCOD, AJAX, Challenger 2, Warrior IFV, PATRIA …
SMi Reports: Senior experts to present exclusive communication and systems updates at the Future Armoured Vehicles Situational Conference in London, next April SMi Group’s 5th Annual Future Armoured Vehicles Situational Awareness will commence on the 1st and 2nd April 2020, in London. The conference will delve deeper into the role of industry, inviting technical leads, platform managers and programme directors to share their insights on the latest systems and sub-systems, providing
Registration Opens for Future Armoured Vehicles Situational Awareness 2020 in Lo …
SMi reports: The agenda has been released for the upcoming Future Armoured Vehicles Situational Awareness Conference, taking place in London in April 2020. In an increasingly complex and congested digital battlespace, the need to provide near real-time information on the whereabouts of an adversary’s location and intent, using enhanced situational awareness capabilities, is vital in aiding armoured units to respond quickly to incoming threats. It is therefore imperative for defence forces
More Releases for Port
Port Infrastructure Market Report 2018: Segmentation by Product (Sea Port, Inlan …
Global Port Infrastructure market research report provides company profile for Man Infraconstruction Ltd., Larsen & Toubro Ltd., Adani Ports and SEZ, The Great Eastern Shipping Company, IL&FS Engineering & Construction Company Ltd., Essar Ports Ltd., IQPC, Colas, APM Terminal, Shipping Corporation of India and Others. This market study includes data about consumer perspective, comprehensive analysis, statistics, market share, company performances (Stocks), historical analysis 2012 to 2017, market forecast 2018 to
Europe Port Security Management Market Report & Forecasts
This report studies sales (consumption) of Port Security Management in Europe market, especially in Germany, UK, France, Russia, Italy, Benelux and Spain, focuses on top players in these countries, with sales, price, revenue and market share for each player in these Countries. For Sample Copy of Report @ https://goo.gl/uzki0w It covering Honeywell International Inc. L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. SAAB AB Safran SA Tyco International Ltd. Flir Systems Inc. Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. James Fisher and Sons plc Kerio Technologies Inc. Motorola Solutions
Famatech releases free Advanced Port Scanner 2.4
5 November, 2015 - Famatech, the developer of a popular remote control software, has announced the launch of the new version port scanner for Windows. The program provides for multi-threaded port scanning of network devices at a very high speed, allowing users to identify programs running on all open ports (TCP and UDP). In addition to the core functionality of a port scanner, the new version provides a rich set of
IT Outsourcing Provider Port-to-Port Consulting Shuffles Leadership
[Indianapolis, IN September 6, 2011] — Indianapolis-based IT computer outsourcing provider Port-to-Port Consulting has a new leader after more than 20 years. Effective today, Rob Glass, former Vice President and CTO, will become the president of the company. Former president Damon Richards will be the new Vice President of Marketing and Sales. Both men have led the company for most of its time in business. Rob Glass, president, said, "The change
Investment Accelerates at Pecém Port Expansion
PFE Steel, the world's fifth biggest steel producer, is considering making a sizable investment in the steel slab plant being constructed by Brazil's Vale and two Korean companies, Dongkuk and POSCO. JFE said the plant, to be built in the Pecém district in the state of Ceara, would have an annual steel slab output capacity of 5 million to 6 million metric tons. The multibillion reais investment in Pecém continues to
Perle offers 16-port Remote Power Switch
NASHVILLE, TN— January 22, 2010 - Perle is pleased to announce the new 16 port Remote Power Switch (RPS16). The RPS is an intelligent power switch that enables Data Center Managers to remotely power on/off/cycle Data Center equipment thereby restoring equipment functionality and decreasing downtime. “This is an obvious development for Perle Systems. Perle Remote Power Switches are already in many of the worlds’ largest data centers. The expansion of this