Webinar: ‘Stopping vehicular attacks: how we can protect against the latest terror weapon’
Thursday 1st June 2017
Webinar; 15:00 (BST) / 10:00 (EST)
The BSIA is co-hosting a webinar with the United States’ Security Industry Association (SIA) in order to explore the role of the security industry in tackling the increasing threat of vehicular attacks. Lasting 60-90 minutes, the webinar will feature short presentations from a panel of knowledgeable speakers from both the USA and the UK on their area of expertise, as well as a panel discussion and Q&A session. Speakers confirmed so far include: Andrew Majoran, Lead Terrorism Analyst, The Risk Advisory Group; Rob Reiter, Co-Founder of the Storefront Safety Council and Ian Mansfield MBE, Security Adviser for Vision Security Group (VSG). Those wishing to participate in the webinar can dial-in from their devices for free.
Cyber Security Seminar
Friday 2nd June 2017
Tulliallan Police College, Tulliallan, Kincardine, Fife, FK10 4BE
Helping Scottish businesses to navigate the complex world of cyber security is the key focus of our forthcoming cyber security conference. This informative seminar is free to attend and organised in association with the Scottish Business Resilience Centre. It will include presentations from a wide range of cyber security experts as well as a fascinating demonstration from Abertay University’s team of ‘ethical hackers’ to highlight the surprising vulnerabilities in the systems and technology we use every day. This event is kindly sponsored by ID Cyber Solutions. Unfortunately, registration for this event is now closed due to high demand.
BS8593 Launch - Code of Practice for the deployment and use of Body Worn Video (BWV)
Wednesday 14th June 2017
UBM, 240 Blackfriars Rd, London, SE1 8BF
The launch of BS8593 will feature presentations from two practitioners in the field and briefings from the Surveillance Camera Commissioner, The Metropolitan Police and the ICO, as well as the Chair of the BSI committee responsible for the development of Video Surveillance Systems (VSS) standards.
BS8593 aims to support the work of various public and private sector organisations to deliver a common framework on which BWV can be used appropriately and proportionately to ensure there is a balance between safety, security and the privacy of the recorded. The recommendations given enable BWV to be used consistently across multiple applications such as the police and criminal justice system, parking and civil enforcement, lone workers and as a common platform for integration into other technology and use.
IFSEC International 2017
Tuesday 20th - Thursday 22nd June 2017
London ExCeL, E16 1XL
IFSEC International gives you exclusive hands-on access to over 10,000 security solutions, live product demonstrations, and networking with over 27,000 security professionals. Covering every aspect of security, from access control and video surveillance to smart buildings, cyber, border control and so much more, visiting IFSEC International is the perfect way to keep up to date, protect your business and enhance your career in the security industry.
AGM and Annual Luncheon
Wednesday 12th July 2017
Grand Connaught Rooms, 61-65 Great Queen Street, London, WC2B 5DA
BSIA Members £135 + VAT per person - Non Members £150 + VAT
2017 marks the BSIA's 50th anniversary, so this year's Annual Lunch will be particularly special for the Association and its members. Join us at a brand new venue for our prestigious awards ceremony where this year's keynote speaker is publisher, writer and broadcaster, Andrew Neil.
The ceremony incorporates the presentation of the Security Personnel, Apprentice Installer, Chairman's and CVIT Special and Security Business Awards. You can access award nomination forms here. Sponsorship opportunities are available for BSIA companies who wish to help us celebrate this important milestone.
Security & Fire Excellence Awards 2017
Deadline for entries: Monday 24th July 2017 at 11.00PM
Now in their eighteenth year, Security & Fire Excellence Awards has consistently broken ground in highlighting the very best people, projects and processes that the security and fire sectors have to offer. Every year, around 1,000 of the industry's foremost practitioners gather at London's prestigious Hilton on Park Lane to recognise and honour the magnificent achievements of their peers.
If you want to be among the winners in 2017, visit: www.securityandfireawards.com for more information.