Marina Bay Sands
Asia

INTERPOL World 2019 programme takes on new format

The world’s largest international police organization, INTERPOL, has announced that the third edition of INTERPOL World will take place from 2 to 4 July 2019 at Marina Bay Sands Singapore.  Owned by INTERPOL and supported […]

Behavioural Analysis 2019
Americas

Identifying Hostile Intent: Behavioural Analysis 2019

From 21-23 May 2019 security practitioners, consultants and academics will be gathering at Mall of America, Minneapolis, USA, for Behavioural Analysis 2019. The three-day conference, writes Lucy Rawlings, will explore how the observation of behavioural […]

Porous air borders
Border Security

Air Borders – Protected but porous

Phillip Wood MBE, Head of the School of Aviation and Security at Buckinghamshire New University, writes that although technology is a proven border control enabler, those who use it are the greatest disablers of its […]

Kirstjen Nielsen
Americas

Secretary breaks down national emergency funds

FEB 15: Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen released a statement on the signing of legislation that funds the DHS and on President Trump’s declaration of a national emergency, outlining how the funds would be […]

IBMATA Summit
Asia

New Delhi to host border management summit

IBMATA, the International Border Management and Technologies Association, will host its Border Management & Technologies Summit Asia conference and exhibition in New Delhi, India on 4 – 5 October 2018. Digital identities This event will […]

NZ Customs VR
Border Security

NZ Customs: Understanding the traveller experience

Harnessing virtual reality technology to make the traveller experience at Christchurch Airport more pleasant is one way New Zealand Customs is seeking to ensure a customer-centric approach to border security. Twin challenge Securing borders has […]

Security upped, funding upped.
Border Security

Australian government pledges $293.6m for airport security

The Australian Government will strengthen security at airports, international mail centres and air cargo facilities over four years as part of a comprehensive $293.6 million package of new initiatives announced in its 2018-19 annual Budget. Upped […]