Whether 2017 was your first visit to IFSEC International, or you were a loyal attendee long before we made the move from Birmingham to London, IFSEC 2018 is the year of transformation. This summer IFSEC takes it's place as the platform for every member of the security industry to play their part in global safety.
What makes IFSEC 2018 different?
As of 2018, it is IFSEC’s commitment to become the place to facilitate every member of the security profession in creating a safer world. More than just a prominent trade show, IFSEC will foster the global security conversation, set and carry the agenda and be the platform to broadcast the safety and security dialogue.
2018 will be the inauguration year of a transformation of IFSEC’s 40 year heritage as a physical security show into a high level security summit and integrated security event. This is not IFSEC as you've ever known it before.
Get hands on with products as they're launched
Security solutions are constantly evolving and progressing; getting better, stronger, more integrated and more efficient. IFSEC gives you the opportunity to get hands on with the latest cutting edge innovations and gain a first look at the the technology of tomorrow, with hundreds of products launched to the global market on the IFSEC show floor.
Stay ahead of the criminals of tomorrow
The security landscape is constantly evolving, wih new threats emerging all the time. Keep up on what the emerging threats are, learn best practices for combatting them, discover how the latest technologies are actually being implemented and put your questions to security's thought leaders and innovators first hand.
“As always, phenomenal show. I always get surprised by how really intense it is, and you can just hear people
talking business, talking what’s happening, sharing ideas & so it’s amazing.”
Kenneth Peterson, Milestone Systems
What's new at IFSEC International 2018?
An all new keynote arena
The IFSEC 2018 seminar programme will not be like anything you've ever seen at IFSEC before with the launch of a brand new, awe inspiring keynote arena at the heart of the show floor. This arena will host an all new calibre of seminars, panel debates, and 'question time' sessions, featuring security's innovators, policy makers and thought leaders. Sessions will cover everything from anti-terror and the protection of CNI, to convergence, learnings from worst case scenario case studies, and technology spotlights. The keynote arena will be undoubtedly leave you inspired and act as the cataylst that ignites transformation in the way our world is secured.
A bigger and better Attack Zone
Following the hugely successful introduction of this new demonstration zone in 2017, the Attack Testing Zone will be expanded and moved to a prominent position in the Borders & Infrastructure area of IFSEC 2018, providing dramatic and energetic demonstrations of the capabilities of world class security solutions. Expert technicians from BRE Global/ LPCB will actively demonstrate the effectiveness of a range of physical security solutions. All of the products on display are LPCB Red Book approved and will have met a range of UK and European standards, so you’ll be watching top of the class products being taken to task in real time scenarios.
New exhibitors, never before seen at IFSEC
Keyless access control
Don't worry about losing your card or keyfob any more — you can now do it all from your phone instead. Once you've got Doordeck, choose a way to unlock that's most convenient for you; either tap the app, add it to your Apple Watch, press the app icon, or add the Doordeck widget to your Android Homescreen for even speedier access.
Evolve Security Products
Pedestrian and vehicle gates and turnstiles
Evolve manufacture high quality, robust and reliable pedestrian entrance products designed to harmonise with architectural design. Manufactured in a modular design the Evolve brand of entrance gates offer various passage widths, single or double leaf obstacles and high bi-directional solutions in a sophisticated and discreet manner.
Police Crime Prevention Initiatives
Police Preferred Accreditation
Police Crime Prevention Initiatives owns and operates the trading entity Secured by Design (SBD) on behalf of the Police Services of the United Kingdom. SBD accredits a range products, such as doors, windows, skylights, locks, sheds, cycle storage, and many other types of security products for the ‘Police Preferred Specification’ accreditation.
Transcend Information Europe
Digital and data storage
Transcend carries over 2000 products, including all types of memory modules, flash memory cards, USB flash drives, digital music players, card readers, external hard drives, solid state drives and industrial-grade products, to satisfy virtually every possible memory-related requirement.
Access control & video management
AMAG Technology is part of G4S plc, the leading global integrated security company which has operations in 100 countries and 610,000 employees. AMAG's product Symmetry is the leading Access Control and Video Management platform used by over 1 million people worldwide.
Biometrics, RFID & Surveillance
Anviz Technology is a global pioneer in the intelligent security industry, including fields such as, Biometrics, RFID and Surveillance. Anviz has 11 years of R&D expertise in engineering and manufacturing biometric technology products and owns more than 500 intellectual properties in software, hardware, style & design.
"Do enjoy coming to IFSEC and seeing all the latest gear and chatting face to face with my suppliers."
Steven Crosskey, CCTV Systems
Get more out of your visit to IFSEC this year
Use the meetings service
This free of charge matchmaking tool enables registered visitors and exhibitors to search and connect with other each other via an online portal before the show. By booking meetings, you can make sure you're able to get face to face with the right contacts at key suppliers and prospects, talk business, strengthen relationships face to face, and make better use of your time at the show.
The meetings service will come available to all registered visitors closer to the show.
Download the IFSEC App
Have all of IFSEC International at your fingertips, along with the 6 other Protection & Management shows, by downloading the Protection & Management app. The app will allow you to browse the full seminar schedule and set reminders for those you can't afford to miss, view the exhibitor list and filter by product type, and help you navigate the busy show floor via and interactive map.
Keep an eye out for the release of the Protection & Management 2018 app closer to the show.
Benefit from IFSEC Discounts
Attending one day out at IFSEC will save you thousands on purchasing security solutions over the coming year thanks to the IFSEC Discount Programme. We've worked with our exhibitors to bring you exclusive discounts and offers, available only on the IFSEC show floor. Products include everything from HD CCTV systems and Biometric Solutions, to Security Shutters and power tools.
Look out for the full discount list released soon.