Seminar Programme

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Conference by Edwin Diender about Safe and Smart Cities - Milipol Qatar 2016 After the success of the 2016 seminars, Milipol Qatar organises a new session of highly informative seminars, case studies and disruptive panel debates featuring international thought leaders.

3 insightful seminar sessions will be held on the following key topics:

  • Cyber security & Cyberthreats
  • Civil Defense
  • Large events security management

The seminar programme provides attendees with a unique opportunity to learn, benchmark and network!

Discover the seminar programme below (subject to modification)


Cyber Security & Cyberthreats

Tuesday 30 October 2018, morning session

10:30 -
Changing the Equation with Cisco Security
  • Ljupcho JOSHEVSKIHead of Cybersecurity Systems Engineering- Global Security Sales Organization - Middle East & AfricaCisco
11:00 -
  • Dr. John MEAKINGroup Chief Information Security OfficierGlaxoSmithKline (GSK)
11:30 -
Improving National Resiliency
  • Eng. Khalid N. SADIQ AL-HASHMIAssistant under Secretary, Cyber Security Department - Ministry of Transport & Communications, State of Qatar 
12:00 -
Smartphone Security and Privacy
  • Dr. Tom KARYGIANNISVP ProductKryptowire
12:30 -
Security roundup: the threat landscape and some fast facts to know
  • Loïc GUEZOSouthern Europe Cybersecurity Strategist and DirectorTrend Microand Cyberthreat Trusted Advisor for the French Police Nationale


Civil Defence

Tuesday 30 October 2018, afternoon session

Session ChairmanEmily HOUGHEditor in ChiefCrisis Response Journal
14:00 -
Crisis leadership in times of global change
  • Emily HOUGHEditor in ChiefCrisis Response Journal
14:30 -
High-rise Building Firefighting Strategy and Tactics in Hong Kong
  • Speaker from Hong Kong
15:00 -
  • Christophe MIGNOTSpecial Advisor - International Coordination of the Civil Defence Training OfferDGSCGC (French Ministry of the Interior - French General Directorate for Civil Protection and Crisis Management)
15:30 -
Civil defence and the city-state, the role of technology and community
  • Dennis DAVISCBE, OStJ, QFSM, MPhil, CEng, FIFireE, CCMI, Advisor on Civil Protection Issues
16:00 -
Civil Defence - Its not just about fighting fires
  • Tim CUTBILLDirectorProtect & Prepare Ltd


Large event security management

Wednesday 31 October 2018, morning session

Session ChairmanLoïc GUEZOSouthern Europe Cybersecurity Strategist and DirectorTrend Microand Cyberthreat Trusted Advisor for the French Police Nationale
Panel debate 2022 FIFA World Cup
  • Speakers from The Supreme Committee - 2022 FIFA World Cup

Large event security and effective approach for capability building

  • Satoshi SHIMIZUCorporate Officer, Public Business Enablement OfficeTrend Micro Inc.
Crowd management planning and operations at major global events
  • Paul FOSTERFounding PartnerFOAMHAND® Limited


See the Milipol Qatar 2016 seminar programme.

Milipol Qatar 2016 seminar room         Panel debate related to crisis management - Milipol Qatar 2016