Major UK Security Expo for the latest on security and the built environment

  • 29 Nov 2016

howardchapmanHoward Chapman, Buildingtalk Editor will be visiting UK SECURITY EXPO 2016 on at Olympia in London this week.


Security is a major UK industry in the UK that underpins our world-wide reputation for responding to terrorist threats with effective intelligence and policing resources backed by new products that help make our buildings and homes safer.



UK Security Expo is a top security showcase attracting a worldwide audience. Through a series of conferences, workshops, immersive demonstrations and exhibition, you can take a closer look the latest in security as it impacts the built environment.

The exhibition at the event will showcase the latest security products with 250 leading manufacturers, systems integrators and SMEs offering security solutions. Workshops will highlight developments in CVIT, ballistic protection, CCTV, screening & scanning, perimeter security and more.

Other highlights at the show include an Immersive Demonstration on ‘Securing Crowded Places’ plus a number of free conference sessions covering transport, protecting crowded places and building security.

Designing out terrorism

UK SECURITY EXPO also includes a ‘Designing out Terrorism’ Conference aimed primarily at designers, engineers, project managers, consultants and architects. It will include building security, the role of BIM in designing out terrorism, security assessment and certification, technologies and schemes for building security, cyber security, plus counter-terrorist measures and crime prevention.

Free visitor pass to UK Security Expo

Look out for my report from the event in next week’s Buildingtalk Newsletter – subscribe for free via this link.

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