Improved air traffic safety and security hot topics at WASS

April 11, 2017 By Emma Procter

UAE – Improvements to air traffic management and airspace design will be critical points of debate at the fifth edition of the World Aviation Safety Summit (WASS), being held in Dubai from today. Next generation ATM technology will be analysed, as well as airspace design planning and

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Restrata appoints new VP to head up Dubai tech division

By Emma Procter

UAE – Restrata, a global leader in safety and security consultancy and training services, has appointed David Nicholls as Vice President of Situational Awareness and Telematics ‘SA&T’ to head up the firm’s technology division in Dubai. A former Infantry Captain with the British Army, Nicholls brings


IWMA to hold Water Mist Seminar in Poland in November

April 4, 2017 By Emma Procter

GERMANY – The International Water Mist Association (IWMA) has announced that plans are now definite to hold a water mist seminar in Poland. The event will take place in Cracow on 15 November 2017. There will be no admission fee for delegates. Interested parties can register


Arecont brings new omni-directional camera to ISC West

By Emma Procter

US – Arecont Vision, an industry leader in IP-based megapixel camera technology, has expanded the multi-sensor, multi-megapixel SurroundVideo omni-directional camera series. The SurroundVideo Omni G3 is the industry’s first camera in the multi-sensor product category that Arecont Vision pioneered that now offers no-touch, remote setup. Arecont showcasing


Milestone Systems’ to host inaugural MIPS EMEA event in May in Dubai

March 31, 2017 By Emma Procter

UAE – Top global VMS firm Milestone Systems is gearing up for its inaugural MIPS EMEA 2017 event – taking place in Dubai from 8-10 May 2017 at the magnificent Intercontinental Hotel, Dubai Festival City, in the Event Centre. This is the first year that the


UK reviewing security at parliament after deadly attack

March 27, 2017 By Emma Procter

UK – Britain will review security at parliament, ministers said on Sunday, responding to criticism that a gate for vehicles was left open for a time during a deadly attack last week. British-born Khalid Masood was shot dead after killing four people including a policeman on


Unity for Security Forum kicks of today in Abu Dhabi

By Emma Procter

UAE – Abu Dhabi is gearing up to host ministers of Interior and Justice as well as experts and leaders from around the world for the inaugural Unity for Security Forum taking place here from today until 30 March. Gulf News reports that the forum is

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Cisco highlights importance for women to lead at Annual Women of Impact Conference

March 12, 2017 By Emma Procter

UAE – To coincide with International Women’s Day, Cisco organised the ‘Women of Impact 2017 Conference’ – an annual full-day conference devoted to the development and advancement of women in the technology industry on 8 March in Dubai. Themed ‘It’s Time. Collaborate. Lead. Inspire,’ the event