Fire & Security Industry news round up 28/10/2016


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Featuring supplier news, product launches, events, our own articles, and more, read our Fire & Security industry news round-up for the week ending 28/10/16


Fire & Security industry news round-up for the week ending 28 October 2016


Welcome to Smart Japan

A tech giant with the capacity for great smartness is slowly but surely developing its cities in a bid to leap frog all other countries and become the world’s leading smart nation. Away from the noise around terms like the “Internet of Things”, the Asia-Pacific nation put together their ‘Smart Japan ICT Strategy’. The mission of this strategy is both clear and ambitious, “To be the most active country in the world – Realizing Japan’s economic growth and contribution to international society through innovation by ICT.”

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(Memoori, 27/10/2016)

Security TWENTY16 is coming to London

Only 5 days left till ST16 hits London! This year’s conference will bring together top security industry speakers as well as manufacturer updates from Hikvision, Hanwha Techwin, Axis Communiations, Seagate and Secure Logiq and 50 other exhibitors. The  Security Twenty 16 event aims to raise funds for local charities. In London we are raising funds for St Thomas’ Wegener’s Trust which has been nominated by me in memory of my father in law who passed away last year due to the disease. For more information about the charity visit:

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The future of The Internet of Things in Smart Commercial Buildings

The newest independent study presented by Memoori, makes an objective assessment of the Prospects for the Internet of Things market in Smart Buildings from 2016 to 2020. The report focuses on market sizing and opportunities for Smart Commercial buildings, providing a fresh market assessment based upon the latest information. Regions for this edition of the study are split into 5 categories representing the international markets of North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific and The Middle East & Africa.

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(Memoori, 24/10/2016)

The strategic addition to IFSEC 2017

IFSEC International has announced the launch of a new show dedicated to border security, counter-terror and the protection of critical national infrastructure; “show within a show” will meet the need for Britain’s response to the growing terror and security threat. “The strategic addition of Borders & Infrastructure to IFSEC is a historic moment in the 30-year-plus development of the IFSEC brand. It should be viewed as something very different to the show’s more traditional elements.”

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(PSI Magazine, 24/10/2016)