orldwide Business Research Announce the Launch of Safe Cities Asia
01/17/2014

WBR are delighted to announce Asia's leading and most senior event focused on helping city governments, agencies and key municipal leaders address global public security and safety challenges, taking place on 27th – 30th May 2014 in Singapore.

Online PR News – 17-January-2014 – Singapore – Worldwide Business Research Announce the Launch of Safe Cities Asia

WBR are delighted to announce Asia's leading and most senior event focused on helping city governments, agencies and key municipal leaders address global public security and safety challenges, taking place on 27th – 30th May 2014 in Singapore.

The Safe Cities Asia conference and exhibition brings together first responders, city authorities, central government departments and the private sector who are responsible for using, and integrating, safe city solutions in their operations and organizations. Attended by over 300 senior security professionals, Safe Cities Asia is where the Urban Security community comes together.

Don’t miss this unique 4 day event that will provide solutions to the challenges that most affect you:

• Urban Security
• Cyber Resilience
• Emergency and Disaster Response
• Video Surveillance and Analytics
• Biometrics
• Big Data and Analytics
• Geospatial Intelligence

Plus, attendees will benefit from an Intelligent Transport Focus Day, site-visits, cocktail receptions and an exclusive Masterclass on Cyber Security for safe cities!

SPEAKERS INCLUDE:

• Miki Calero, Chief Security Officer, City of Columbus, USA
• Noboru Nakatani, Executive Director, INTERPOL Global Complex for Innovation
• Greg Mullins, Commissioner, Fire & Rescue New South Wales, Australia
• Dr. Ng See Kiong, SERC Programme Director, Urban Systems Initiative, Singapore Agency for Science, Technology and Research (Singapore A*STAR)
• Jean-Marc Nasr, Head of Sales Europe, Middle East and Africa and Head of Sales France, Airbus Defence and Space
• Police Inspector General Tito Karnavian, Chief of Police, Indonesian National Police
• Director General Jehng-Jer Guan, Head, Changhua County Police Department, Taiwan
• Dr. John Kan, Chief Information Officer, Information Systems and Technology, Singapore Agency for Science, Technology and Research (Singapore A*STAR)
• Major General (Ret'd) Aharon Ze'evi-Farkash, (former) Head, Israeli Military Intelligence Directorate
• Brigadier General (Ret’d) Ephraim Lapid, Lecturer in Communications, Bar-Ilan University and in National Defense at Ariel College and (former) Senior Officer, Israeli Defense Force (IDF) Intelligence Corps
• Steven Webb, Vice President Aerospace & Defence, Frost and Sullivan
• Steven Worrall, Vice President, SWG Industry Solutions Sales, Growth Markets, IBM

The following agencies have already confirmed their participation:

1. Lead Partner – Airbus Defence and Space
2. Strategic Partner - IBM
3. Knowledge Partner – Frost and Sullivan
4. Commercial Partner – NICE Systems
5. Business Intelligence Partner – Kaspersky Lab
6. Supporting Partner – Interpol, Lotan HLS & Defense
7. Held in – YourSingapore

Jean-Marc Nasr, Head of Sales Europe, Middle East and Africa and Head of Sales France for Airbus Defence and Space, states: We are excited and delighted to announce that Airbus Defence and Space has joined Safe Cities Asia as the Lead Partner. As the Lead Partner Airbus Defence and Space will be working closely with Worldwide Business Research (WBR) and the other senior experts on the advisory board to develop the topics and ideas for Safe Cities Asia. Moreover our leading subject matter experts working in this field will be speaking in the pre-event Intelligent Transport focus day, plenary session on the first day of the main conference and in the urban security, cyber resilience and disaster management and emergency response tracks on the first day of the main conference.

Please visit www.safecitiesasia.com to view the latest information and explore in further detail the sessions the event will focus on.

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