INTERPOL World 2017 garners strong support from public and private sectors

February 24, 2017 - 

The organizers of this summer’s INTERPOL World 2017 are already reporting strong support from public and private sectors.

INTERPOL World provides a platform for collaborations, information sharing, innovations and solutions in response to security threats. The event takes a multi-stakeholder approach by engaging the government, private and public sectors to address future security menaces.

At least 300 international manufacturers and solution providers will showcase their technologies to 10,000 security professionals and buyers from both public and private sectors. Market leaders such as Canon, Datacard, Gemalto, Kaspersky Lab, Microsoft, Oracle, NEC Corporation, Securiport, SICPA and Symantec have confirmed their participation.

“INTERPOL World is a unique opportunity for law enforcement and industry to build partnerships for developing innovative solutions to the global security challenges of tomorrow,” said Jürgen Stock, INTERPOL Secretary General.

Law enforcement and private sector visiting delegations from Australia, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand and the Philippines have already been confirmed. The dedicated visiting delegation program works to ensure a match of buyers with suppliers, offering each delegation a customized itinerary in line with their profile and interest to maximize their time spent at the event.

The event is also seeing stronger support this year from international trade associations including: Asia Cloud Computing Association; Biometrics Institute; Certified Counter Terrorism Practitioner; Cloud Securitylliance; Cross-border Research Association; EC Council; European Corporate Security Association; IEEE Communications Society; International Aviation Security Association; ISACA; Security Identity Alliance; Transported Asset Protection Association, and; the World Association of Detectives.

INTERPOL World 2017 will also see strong participation from national groups led by trade offices, chambers of commerce and associations. Confirmed national groups include: France led by Business France; Israel led by Israel Export Institute; Italy led by Italian Chamber of Commerce Singapore; Japan led by Japan Network Security Association (JNSA); Singapore led by Singapore infocomm Technology Federation (SiTF) and Singapore Manufacturing Federation (SMF), and; USA led by the U.S. Commercial Service.

Owned by INTERPOL, INTERPOL World 2017 is supported by Singapore’s Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), the World Economic Forum and CyberSecurity Malaysia.

INTERPOL World Congress runs July 4 – 6 and INTERPOL World Exhibition from July 5 – 7 at the Suntec Singapore Convention and Exhibition Centre.

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