Security; Retail

Address: Hall 9 National Exhibition Centre (NEC), Birmingham B40 1NT UK
Date: 28 to 30 Apr '20
Price: Free
Special Offer: Register for your Free Visitor Badge and gain access to The Security Event and The Health & Safety Event, The Fire Safety Event and The Facilities Event!
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
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Created for the commercial and residential security market, this free-to-attend event will bring together a world-class education program, market leaders and industry experts back at the home of UK security. Spearheaded by nine of the industry’s major players, the exhibition will showcase the world’s leading security brands.

The Security Event will attract thousands of attendees over three days with key features including a tailored content program and networking opportunities out of show hours.
Four events covering the safety and security of people, property and information across the UK!

The Security Event, The Fire Safety Event, The Facilities Event and The Health & Safety Event is the UK’s largest event series dedicated to improving the safety and security of people, property and information.

The co-location of these events means that it provides a comprehensive offering to the full buying chain, bringing the industry together under one roof.

Register for your free visitor badge which will give you access to ALL FOUR co-located shows!

  • 150+ Exhibitors
  • 8,000+ Visitors
  • 40+ Seminars and Workshops
  • 4 Conference Theatres

Key Themes & Topics

Free to attend and CPD accredited by The Security Institute, hear from leading industry experts tackle market nominated topics. At The Security Event, our education programme features the latest case studies, workshops and seminar sessions to keep you up to date with the latest issues and developments in security.

Free to attend, our progamme has been formally recognised as professional development where you can claim accredited CPD points with The Security Institute. If you are part of the Chartered Security Professionals (CSyPs) and Fellows (FSyl) or looking to top up your CPD points, take advantage of our free to attend education programme.

At the Security in Practice Theatre, leading expert speakers will uncover the emerging technologies, latest trends and best practice case studies for security professionals. With a specially curated agenda, attendees will come away with plenty of inspiring ideas and actionable strategies that can be applied to their respective business and profession.

INNOVATION THEATRE The Innovation Theatre will give visitors the opportunity to discover the breakthrough technologies shaping the security sector. Learn how these innovations will impact how you specify, integrate and install your solutions, and find out how you can stay ahead of the curve.

 Dedicated to the needs of security installers and integrators, the Installer Theatre will provide important industry updates and guidance for practitioners and business owners. With a focus on standards, regulations and industry best practice, these sessions will be vital to ensure businesses remain compliant and are best equipped to meet the needs of their clients.

The Tavcom Training Theatre will offer practical training tips and guidance for security installers and integrators. Covering current and emerging challenges, specialist seminars will address the pressing issues facing security teams and engineers to ensure they are equipped to meet the demands of an ever-evolving industry.

Learning Outcomes

Designed by the industry, for the industry! The event was developed with support from a group of the industry’s major players to deliver a world class exhibition dedicated to UK security professionals, installers and integrators, providing opportunities for direct engagement across the supply chain.

The highly focused programme investigates the evolving challenges and opportunities involved in the delivery of security projects throughout the supply chain. The Security Event will tap into the expertise of leading security professionals and explore the latest innovations from suppliers.

Support from the industry’s key associations and media outlets
The Security Event’s broad network of recognised sponsors emphasises a collaborative approach to building an inclusive platform that provides outstanding value to manufacturers, distributors, installers, integrators and end users.

Location, Location, Location
The NEC, Birmingham provides The Security Event with the UK’s most accessible exhibition venue in the UK. With an international airport, mainline train station, easy access to the UK’s motorway network and over 16,500 car parking spaces, the NEC is the number one option for both exhibitors and visitors alike. Unrivalled networking opportunities The Security Event presents countless options for connecting with new and existing contacts and industry peers both onsite during the show or out of hours.

Extensive database of industry contacts 
Over 100,000 key contacts from within the security industry, ensuring The Security Event can attract the relevant target audience to facilitate meaningful conversation.

Who Should Attend

The Security Event has rapidly established itself as the UK’s premier national security show for the commercial and residential markets. Located back at the hub of the security market NEC Birmingham, visitors travel far and wide to source the latest security innovations.

Business Breakdown 
  • Security Installer/Integrator 54%
  • End User 21% 
  • Consultant/Specifier 11%
  •  Distributor 8% 
  • Manufacturer 6%

End User Breakdown 
  • Retail 16% 
  • Healthcare 14% 
  • Local/ Central Government 12% 
  • Transport 11%
  • Leisure & Hospitality 10% 
  • Education 10% 
  • Industrial 9%
  • Utilities 9% 
  • Corporate 7% 
  • Banking 4% 

Exhibitors are Suppliers of: -
  • Access control 
  • Biometrics 
  • Door/entry/Intercom 
  • CCTV & Video surveillance 
  • VMS 
  • Video Analytics 
  • Intruder Alarms & Detections 
  • Home automation 
  • Smart buildings 
  • Perimeters 
  • IT& Cyber Security 

With specialist areas and features, broaden your network and engage with the whole UK security market. 
  1. Discover thousands of products and solutions from the entire security supply chain. 
  2. Free to attend, earn CPD points and hear from leading experts and leaders from the security market.


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