SECURITY Exhibition & Conference returns to Melbourne in July. Registrations are now open (click here to register) to attend the 2016 Security Exhibition & Conference, Australasia’s premier security industry event, which is returning to the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre from July 20 to July 22, following another outstanding event in 2015. 

According to event manager, Alanna Phillips, the Security Exhibition & Conference connects a community of leaders and showcases the most innovative solutions to hit the Australian market supporting the future direction of the security industry.

“Returning to Melbourne, Security will once again be the ‘must attend’ event of the year,” Phillips said. “4500 security professionals, from installers and integrators to end users and consultants, will unite with more than 150 leading suppliers in the security industry, including Honeywell, Dahua Technology, Assa Abloy, Samsung, EVVA, Hikvision and Gallagher.

“Held in Sydney for 12 consecutive years, it’s great to remain in Melbourne for a third year, to consolidate relationships and to nurture business in this market. The event is a 3-day showcase of the latest business solutions, live demonstrations and a world class conference. 

“Security presents a yearly opportunity to reunite with the best in the industry while discovering and experiencing the latest, cutting edge products and innovations to hit the Australian marketplace from video surveillance, access control, networking and integration, alarm systems, perimeter security and much more,” Phillips said.

Other key features of the 2016 event include the ASIAL Conference program – A tailored education experience held across 3 days for security end-users, the ASIAL conference program features a world class line up of expert speakers who will discuss strategies and present case studies to combat the changing security threats and challenges faced by business, government and the broader community. 

Among the speakers are:

* Duncan Lewis AO, Director-General, ASIO
* Caroline Sapriel, Managing Director, CS&A International Risk & Crisis Management (USA)
* Professor Keith Still, Director, Crowd Risk Analysis (UK)
* Kelly Sundberg, Associate Professor, Mount Royal University (Canada)

Meanwhile, the 2016 Security Gala Dinner – Hosted in partnership with the Australian Security Industry Association Limited (ASIAL) the annual dinner is held to celebrate, reward and engage security professionals, suppliers and clients from across the country. Taking place on the first night of the exhibition, at the stunning Regents Theatre in Melbourne’s CBD, the Security Gala Dinner is the industry’s ultimate networking event incorporating quality food, fine wine and great entertainment with Dave Hughes recently announced as the Master of Ceremonies for the evening. Tickets are available on the Security Exhibition & Conference website. 

Due to popular demand live demonstrations will offer attendees an interactive and tangible form of visitor experience. The on-stand live demonstrations will feature an exciting and diverse range of cutting edge technologies and equipment, from a host of exhibitors, including interactive software, hardware and simulators. The demonstrations will be conducted at exhibitor booths, by technical product experts, maximising attendees’ knowledge.

Join us for more progressive security innovation, education and industry schmoozing in Melbourne from 20-22 July 2016. For more information on the ASIAL conference and for bookings please click here
and to register to attend the free exhibition or for details on how to become an exhibitor, click here. ♦