Registrations open for the 13th Annual Border Security Conference

Event Border Security Conference 2020
Organiser SMi Group Ltd.
Event Date 11.02.2020
Press Release Date 17.09.2019

The 13th Border Security Conference to take place on 11th- 12th February 2020 in Rome, Italy

SMi is proud to present the 13th Annual Border Security Conference commencing on 11th-12th February 2020 in Rome, Italy. The event will discuss topics involving political strategies to secure land, air and sea borders in response to growing global threats. It will involve a whole array of leading governmental figures from across the globe to provide real insight and learning experiences on current content.

Along with industry leaders presenting at the event, the Border Security Conference will explore the latest technological advancements in the field of biometrics and seamless travel for autonomous border controls with representatives from Miami International Airport and Lufthansa and many more. The event will emphasize international perspective with representation from global/regional organisations.

For those interested in attending, an early bird discount of £400 for bookings made by 31st October is available online at:

Key focuses Include:

  • Automated International Border Control Systems and Associated technologies (AI etc.)
  • Mitigating European Refugee and Migrant Crisis/Protection of EU External Borders
  • International Cooperation, Information sharing and Communication on countering cross border threats
  • Security Management Systems (SeMS) in Aviation Security
  • Biometrics/vs Biometric Free border controls
  • Preventing the use of fraudulent documentation

Benefits of attending:

  • Listen to exclusive briefings from the United States Border Patrol (DHS), Office of Biometric Security Management (DHS), U.S Customs and Border Protection (DHS) and the United States Navy (DoD)
  • Discuss how borders globally can be effectively managed in response to the growing migration crisis with IOM and the International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD)
  • Engage and network with a truly international audience and deliberate with industry thought leaders and technical experts from around the world
  • Hear from the United Nations and Europol on combating cross border terrorism and preventing globalised trafficking and crime

The full two-day agenda will be released soon and can be requested from the event website at:


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