International homeland security specialists bring new innovations to agenda-setting Milipol Qatar 2018

Innovations at Milipol Qatar QATAR - 30 July 2018: 12th edition of the leading homeland security and civil defence event will be the most comprehensive in the show’s history and bringing together thousands of industry professionals and thought leaders.

Milipol Qatar, the 12th edition of the leading international exhibition dedicated to homeland security and Civil Defence in the Middle East region 2018, will set the agenda for internal security and public safety with leading international specialists bringing new products and solutions, across a range of industries, to the much-heralded exhibition and conference that will be held from 29-31 October 2018, at Doha Exhibition and Convention Center (DECC).

Milipol Qatar 2018 will be held under the patronage of H.H the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, and the three-day show has already attracted leading industry players from across the globe who will showcase their latest innovations for safety and security.

To date, defence specialists from Qatar, France, Turkey, Bulgaria, China, Denmark, Italy, Germany, Spain Morocco, UK, USA, Russia and Slovenia have confirmed their participation, across industries including public security, defence solutions and equipment, telecom security and technologies, firefighting, radiation detection, emergency equipment, law enforcement products, communications software, airports security systems and more.

Organized by the Ministry of Interior (MOI) of the State of Qatar and the French-based Comexposium Security, Milipol Qatar will include several country pavilions – including France, Italy, Germany, UK and North America –  and serves as the link between buyers, purchasing advisors, users, security and safety experts, manufacturers and distributors.

The must-attend show is the ideal platform to network and close deals for a better, safer future for all. The exhibition presents increasing opportunities for organizations across the full spectrum of sectors, with links to civil defence and homeland security, to demonstrate how they can contribute towards safety and security for the world’s population.

Leading international exhibitors have recognized the opportunities presented by participating at Milipol Qatar 2018 to name few such as Magmid Ltd from Russia, which specializes in developing secure Android devices for a range of industries; Mirion Technologies from France – providing innovative solutions in radiation protection; and Nuctech Company Limited from China – an advanced security & inspection solution and service supplier in the world.

“Homeland security and civil defence are crucial pillars of any nation. With growing populations and digital transformation taking hold, countries, governmental entities and private corporations are seeking smarter security solutions to keep their people and organizations safe. Milipol Qatar 2018 is a unique opportunity for security specialists to demonstrate their latest solutions and for decision makers and buyers to secure crucial facetime with current and potential new partners,” said Michael Weatherseed, IT & Security Business Unit Director/Milipol Events Director.

“So far we have strong participation as the leading international exhibitors and countries seek dedicated pavilions. We anticipate this will continue, with new products and new features, such as live demonstrations and with the incorporating of the Civil Defence Exhibition and Conference. Milipol Qatar 2018 is a true benchmark of the homeland security and civil defence industry and is a must-attend for all industry professionals.”

The addition of live demonstration for the first time to Milipol Qatar, presents homeland defence pioneers from around the world the opportunity to display their technologies in a controlled environment, giving key decision makers, exhibitors, visitors and buyers the opportunity to witness new products and innovations in action.

As part of its continuous evolution to provide the best experience for exhibitors, visitors, buyers and industry professionals, Milipol Qatar 2018 has incorporated the Civil Defence Exhibition and Conference. The collaboration of the two shows has resulted in the region’s leading Homeland Security and Civil defence event, bringing together key global civil defence players, for a series of focused conference sessions and agenda-setting panel discussions on the latest and emerging civil defence trends and best practices.

Milipol Qatar 2018 is now open for registration for exhibitors, visitors and press. Milipol Qatar 2018 is a trade-only event, open exclusively to defence and security industry specialists and professionals.  The exhibition is open from 9.30am – 5.00pm on Monday, 29 and Tuesday, 30 October, and from 9.30am – 4pm on Wednesday, 31 October.

Here you find more information on how to register as an exhibitor or visitor.

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About Milipol Qatar

Founded in 1996, Milipol Qatar is a trade event dedicated to homeland security founded and organized by the Ministry of Interior of the State of Qatar and the French-based Comexposium Security.

A biennial event, Milipol Qatar attracts to Doha the biggest companies in the public and industrial security sector in the world. These companies showcase the latest products and service innovations in the fields of security, safety, detection and prevention equipment and systems.

From 2018, Milipol Qatar incorporated the Civil Defence Conference and Exhibition, to become the Global Security and Safety Event.

For more than 30 years, the MILIPOL brand has been synonymous with high quality, international events covering the field of homeland security. It has been proudly represented by Milipol Paris and Milipol Qatar and more recently Milipol Asia-Pacific.

This effectively creates the world's leading international network of events dedicated to solutions, technologies and innovations for homeland security.

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