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A significant platform that brings together safety and security industry players under one roof, Secutech India 2021 is set to be held in September at the Bombay Exhibition Center, Mumbai. The edition will be a hotbed of strong business opportunities and knowledge-exchange among channel players. With the combined expertise of Messe Frankfurt New Era Business Ltd in organizing security and fire safety shows across Asia, Messe Frankfurt India is set to host the ninth edition of Secutech India from 16 – 18 September 2021 in Mumbai. The collaboration between the two companies will strengthen the influence of the fair and provide solutions to resolve the safety and security issues in India. Advanced fire protection As a brand, Secutech boasts of a legacy that spans close to 30 years, affirming its long-standing reputation and significance in the global safety and security industry. The new edition of Secutech India is thus poised to be an unmissable fair as it will bring unforeseen business opportunities to industry players. The three-day fair will showcase the industry’s most advanced technological solutions in IBMS The three-day fair will showcase the industry’s most advanced technological solutions in IBMS, Smart Cities, Home Automation, Surveillance Solutions, BFSI Cybersecurity, Advanced Fire Protection Systems, and IoT applications from a fleet of companies. Sampling these exhibits will be major players such as chief security officers, chief fire officers, security-fire safety heads, system integrators, installers, as well as dealers and distributors. Highly effective platform Commenting about the prospects of the show in the wake of new opportunities, Mr Raj Manek, Executive Director and Board Member, Messe Frankfurt Asia Holdings Ltd, stated: “The global disruption created by the pandemic has led to a strong demand for intelligent safety and security systems that can assure protection without any human intervention.” “Thus propelled by favorable market trends, Secutech India 2021 will prove to be a highly effective platform for companies providing safety and security products to broaden their market reach and expand their client base significantly.” Strong business direction Elaborating further on the value of the exhibition, Ms Regina Tsai, General Manager of Messe Frankfurt New Era Business Media Ltd, said: “As the very first edition of the fair since the pandemic, Secutech India 2021 holds immense value for all its stakeholders.” Businesses attending the fair will be able to reconnect face-to-face with their existing clients" “Businesses attending the fair will be able to reconnect face-to-face with their existing clients and gain an opportunity to meet new ones under a secured environment. Apart from showcasing the latest technology in safety and security, the platform will allow both hosts and attendees to exchange ideas and insights that may enable them to gain strong business direction in the new normal.” Building smart cities While the need to implement protection protocols due to the pandemic is channeling new demands for security and surveillance systems, the government’s long-term plan to build smart cities will continue to favor the safety and security technology industry even in years to come. Organized under strict observance of health and safety parameters, the ninth edition of Secutech India will provide a strong platform for the industry to meet potential clients and strengthen their market base.
Intersec, the world’s renowned security, safety, and fire protection trade fair, has been rescheduled to take place in January 2022, organiser of the trade event, Messe Frankfurt Middle East confirmed on September 24, 2020. The 23rd edition of the three-day event was originally set to run from January 24-26, 2021, at the Dubai World Trade Center, in Dubai, UAE. However, the event has now been moved to 2022, after extensive consultation with key industry stakeholders. Intersec Dubai 2022 “We’ve spoken to many of our exhibitors, industry trade associations, supporters, and partners over the last couple of weeks and have heard first-hand the many challenges they’re facing putting pressure on their ability to participate at Intersec in January 2021,” said Alexandria Robinson, Intersec’s Show Director at Messe Frankfurt. He adds, “Moving Intersec to its customary January dates in 2022 at the Dubai World Trade Center will allow time for recovery.” Webinar series in 2021 Ms. Robinson said Intersec will be very active throughout 2021, via its ongoing webinar series, while the team is now working towards creating a virtual event early next year, so as to engage industry leaders, regulators, government agencies and opinion formers. “We might be restricted physically, but we know there is a definitive need for critical conversations and discussions to address the challenges the industry has faced,” said Robinson. Digital forum to share ideas and solutions By hosting these talks via a digital forum, it enables us to keep connected to the industry" He adds, “By hosting these talks via a digital forum, it enables us to keep connected to the industry and nurture our existing relationships, while sharing solutions and common goals. We’ll share further details and plans about the digital event in the coming weeks.” Intersec’s popular free-to-attend webinar series, of which there’ve been 11 so far in the last four months, have kept thousands of attendees abreast of the latest industry trends and opportunities. Ensuring safety in COVID-19 pandemic period “We know we have a vital role to play in connecting and supporting the industry, and the Intersec webinars stimulate meaningful conversations, collaborations and success stories,” stated Robinson, adding “We will continue to run these and support our stakeholders in every way possible until we meet again personally, and safely, at Intersec 2022.” She further said, “One thing is absolutely certain, our community is resilient and will bounce back. It has been involved in many frontline situations throughout the course of this year and it will continue to play a critical role in the months ahead. Throughout 2021 and come January 2022, we’ll have much to share and learn from each other.” Intersec 2020 Intersec in 2020 featured 1,100 exhibitors from 56 countries, while attracting 33,872 visitors from 135 countries. The global industry event is supported by Dubai Civil Defense, Dubai Police, the Security Industry Regulatory Agency (SIRA), Dubai Police Academy and Dubai Municipality.
Trade fairs are starting up again in Frankfurt: in the last quarter of 2020, a series of events is taking place on Messe Frankfurt’s exhibition grounds - including Hypermotion, the first hybrid event to be held at its Frankfurt base. Numerous guest events will also be opening their doors to visitors, adhering to the strictest hygiene and security standards at all times. Hypermotion is to take place in Frankfurt from 10 to 12 November - as a multimodal innovation platform, it will be focusing on the future of mobility and logistics. As Messe Frankfurt’s first ever hybrid trade fair, the event features a wide range of digital technology, including AI-assisted matchmaking and live streams. virtual networking options Detlef Braun, Member of the Executive Board of Messe Frankfurt, explains: “Trade fairs can be held now: in Frankfurt, we have everything we need to allow visitors and exhibitors to attend trade fairs safely, complying with all relevant safety and hygiene standards. At Hypermotion, we combine the best of both worlds, both physically and virtually: personal interaction and virtual networking options.” Keynote speakers at Hypermotion include whistleblower Edward Snowden and best-selling author Marc Elsberg The renowned keynote speakers at Hypermotion include whistleblower Edward Snowden and best-selling author Marc Elsberg. From 10 to 12 November, Formnext will also be held in an exclusively digital format. As the central platform for business and knowledge transfer, the trade fair will bring together the international additive manufacturing sector virtually under the name “Formnext Connect”. exclusively virtual format The international cleanroom community will also be coming together in an exclusively virtual format at Cleanzone on 18 and 19 November, where this year’s main focus will be on contamination control and cleanroom technology. Messe Frankfurt has always been a strong partner for guest organizers. The Frankfurt Book Fair will be held as a digital format between 14 and 18 October and will be presenting its extensive live program on the ARD Book Fair stage in the Festhalle. From 29 October to 1 November, some 100 exhibitors will be showcasing a diverse range of contemporary art at the Discovery Art Fair in Hall 1.2. As Jörgen Golz, organizer of the Discovery Art Fair, puts it: “Art is not something that you can experience digitally - it thrives on direct experience. Particularly given current conditions, it is all the more important for gallery owners and artists to explore new avenues, to find new partners and to generate sales.” strategic crowd management bfp Forum 2020 will be held parallel to Hypermotion on 10 and 11 November, centering on commercial mobility and fleet management. As an international trade fair for optical technologies, components and systems, Optatec will be bringing the entire optical industry to Frankfurt between 17 and 19 November. Parallel to this, the event will also be offering a virtual format. All events held on the Frankfurt exhibition grounds will be subject to rigorous hygiene and security precautions From 17 to 20 December, the Festhalle will be playing host to a veritable equestrian classic: the International Frankfurt Festhalle Riding Tournament. All events held on the Frankfurt exhibition grounds will be subject to rigorous hygiene and security precautions. In addition to spacious hall planning, strategic crowd management and online visitor registration prior to events, these include Messe Frankfurt’s state-of-the-art ventilation system, which guarantees a constant supply of fresh air. recommencement of trade fair activities In China, the third quarter ended with a successful Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics, where approximately 3,400 exhibitors presented their latest textile products to over 73,000 visitors between 23 and 25 September. The physical event was accompanied by a virtual one. The fourth quarter has picked up greatly in China, where the events held in October included the Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition, the Texcare Asia & China Laundry Expo and Music China. Paperworld China and Automechanika Shanghai will be following in November and December respectively. Formnext Forum Tokyo on 24 and 25 September marked the recommencement of trade fair activities in Japan. Three further events are planned for the fourth quarter, including Beautyworld Japan West.