Security & Counter Terror Expo Returns in 2016

 27 Jan 2016     Going Places, Port Planning, Security and Logistics

The Security & Counter Terror Expo is due to return to the Olympia in London form April 19-20, 2016 for professionals who are tasked with protecting against terrorism and delivering effective security strategies.

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David Thompson, Event Manager at the Security & Counter Terror Expo, said: “The recent events across Europe remind us that the issue of security has never been more paramount.

“Targets are becoming more diverse, as are the methods employed by those that seek to do us harm.

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“Terrorists will continue to adopt tactics that help them avoid detection, so the security sector as a whole must stay one step ahead by investing in new technologies and intelligence solutions that protect against current and future threats.”

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Cyber security will take centre stage at the 2016 show with leading figures discussing the latest advances at the conference.

An overview of global cyber security threats and how to mitigate them will be amongst the topics discussed.

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Talal Rajab, Programme Manager for  techUK's Cyber, National Security and Criminal Justice programmes, said: “What was once considered a niche area in the wider national security debate has emerged front and centre in many government's priorities.”