2017 Jun 08

International Sea Ports and Maritime Authorities Gather in 2 Weeks to Discuss Port Security Technology

Attendee list released featuring Creuers Del Port De Barcelona, International Maritime Organisation, London Gateway, Port of Tallinn Ltd, Total Soft BankLtd. and more...

With just two weeks to go until Port Security Technology 2017, SMi Group have released a preliminary list of attendees ahead of the industry meeting set to take place on 19 th and 20 th June in London.

Now in its 8 th year, the conference will bring together major sea port security operators alongside world leading solution providers to find the right solutions to the most important security challenges faced at major container ports. Nations attending include: Estonia, Malta, Netherlands, South Korea, Spain, Turkey, United Kingdom and USA .

An attendee list is available in the event download centre at technology?utm_source=D-132&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=attendeelist#tab_downloads

Event highlights will include:

  • Over 17 thought provoking presentations
  • An opening keynote address from London Gateway to showcase their state-of- the-art security systems 
  • Key technology and security updates from international ports from:  Malta, Netherlands,
  • Spain, UK and US
  • An exclusive panel discussion on cyber resilience for incident prevention 
  •  A focus on the success and failure of the ISPS code
  •  An insight into the Rotterdam approach to traffic monitoring and vessel identification to optimise risk management
  •  See how Transport for London collaborate with port operators to establish strong resilience plans for transport networks
  •  Learn about CBRN risks in the port environment
  • Gain an understanding of what is a major incident
  • Discuss the threat of terror attacks and what port should do to prevent them
  • Case study on Port of Belfast's key requirements for counter terrorism
  • Overview of the US Navy's biometric program 

The 8 th annual event will also feature an all new exclusive half day post conference workshop on “A Devil’s Advocate Approach to Port Security” hosted by Captain John Dalby, CEO, Marine Risk Management/Globalert Africa, taking place on the 21 st June, 2017.

Further information is available at

8 th Annual Port Security Technology
19 th – 20 th June 2017
Holiday Inn Kensington Forum, London, UK
Media: Contact Theresa Chung on [email protected]
Booking: Contact James Hitchen on [email protected]


About SMi Group:

Established since 1993, the SMi Group is a global event-production company that specializes in Business-to- Business Conferences, Workshops, Masterclasses and online Communities. We create and deliver events in the Defence, Security, Energy, Utilities, Finance and Pharmaceutical industries. We pride ourselves on having access to the world’s most forward thinking opinion leaders and visionaries, allowing us to bring our communities together to Learn, Engage, Share and Network. More information can be found at

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