The Security Innovation Award is the equivalent of an Oscar in the security industry. For the first time, this honour is also being conferred in the category of cyber security/economic security. The top-class expert knowledge of the jury will be combined for these awards. In future three new members will add to the expertise of the committee.
From new smart home security solutions via intelligent drone systems right up to innovative concepts for event security: The fact that the structure will be oriented to the ranges offered by the exhibitors to an even greater extent in the future is going down well.
Spectacular blasts and attacks on bulletproof glass - The exhibitors at Security Essen will subject their products to genuine endurance tests.
The rows will be packed out when the “live hackers“ attack smartphones, video cameras, webshops or databases in a spectacular way in the Security Forum during Security Essen.
How can a building protect itself when it is burning or being burgled? At Security Essen, visitors will experience the entire performance spectrum of smart security, interactively and directly in situ, in a specimen house in Hall 7.
At the press conference for security essen, experts in the security sector reported, amongst other subjects, on growing challenges within the framework of event security.
Stephan Schmidt, Managing Director of the Trade Association of the Locks and Mountings Industry (FVSB) and Member of the Advisory Board for the security essen Fair, reports on what developments are moving his sector at present.
It's clear from the quantity of applications which have been received for the shared stand for "young innovative companies" that nationally and internationally established exhibitors are not alone in seeing this world-leading trade fair as a must-attend event.
Thomas Urban, Head of Security, VdS Schadenverhütung GmbH, advocates a rise in the IT security level. A new VdS security guideline should prevent unauthorised people from obtaining the access authorisation via IT attacks.
In an interview, Norbert Schaaf, Chairman of the Advisory Board for the Security Essen Fair, comments on how security technology and information technology are growing together: "Wherever important significance is attached to security technology with regard to the aim of protection, it will remain independent in the medium term, as far as both technology and responsibilty are concerned."