Marina Bay Sands

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

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 […]

Biometrics Institute

Biometrics Institute APAC Conference weeks away

The Biometrics Institute will host the Biometrics Institute Asia-Pacific Conference 2019 in Sydney on 22-23 May. Now in its 18th year, the conference brings together biometric users from key government agencies, private sector organisations, suppliers […]

AI and intuitive decision-making in irregular people movement

AI and intuitive decision-making in irregular people movement

Automating border management and visa processing makes good sense, writes Geoff Heath, but immigration practitioner ‘smarts’ remain more important than ever. Rapid advances in technology, and particularly Artificial Intelligence (AI), are re-shaping border management for […]

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 […]