Border Security Conference

February 12-13, 2019 - Rome, Italy

Conference Proceedings

Standard Price

US$ 623.75

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We are proud to announce our 12th Annual Border Security Conference taking place in Rome on the 12th and 13th February 2019.

With the migrant crisis ongoing in the Mediterranean, issues emerging surrounding the return of foreign fighters and the ever-present threat of cross border criminality, Border Security stands at the forefront of planning for countries and international organisations.

Border Security 2019 will cover the most pertinent topics in the industry today and will feature high level briefings delivered by senior experts from many nations around the world.

Benefits of Attending

  • Discuss how political implications will affect border security within Europe and around the globe in 2019 and beyond
  • Explore strategies and next-generation biometric technologies being implemented at land, air and sea borders around the world
  • Discuss how European and Global borders can be effectively managed in response to the growing migration crisis and the increased threat of cross-border terrorism
  • Hear how nations are implementing the latest biometric and data management capabilities to achieve secure and autonomous border controls

Who should attend

Heads of Border Security Programs; Heads of Border Police; Police Commissioners; Heads of Airport Security; Heads of Airport Operations; Heads of Immigration and Customs; Border Management Experts; Biometrics Experts; Security Policy Managers; Directors of Maritime Operations; Heads of Innovation and Technology


  • Alberto Cervone, Rear Admiral Retired, Italian Navy
  • Borut Erzen, Head of Border Management and Security Programme, International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD)
  • Dr Michael Rupp, Head of Section for Border Managment and Migration Issues, European Union Dedication to Turkey
  • Egert Belitsev, Head of Integrated Border Management Bureau, Estonian Police and Border Guard Administration
  • Jack Clarke, Professor, George C Marshall Center for European Security Studies
  • Mr Jan WillemTer Hennepe, Sales Manager Europe Border Control, Idemia
  • Mr. Andrew Parker, Integrated Border Management Task Force Co-ordinator, Interpol
  • Mr. Federico Soda, Director of Coordination Office for the Mediterranean, International Organisation for Migration
  • Mr. Gordon Wilson, President, Worldreach Software
  • Mr. John Vine CBE QPM, Former Chief Inspector of Borders, Borders & Immigration
  • Mr. Krum Garkov, Director, EU lisa
  • Mr. Manuel Navarrette, Head of Europol's European Counter Terrorism Centre, Europol
  • Mr. Marco Mantovan, Migration Management Unit, IOM - International Organization for Migration
  • Mr. Marek Rejman-Greene, Consultant and Former Senior Biometrics Adviser at the Home Office, Identity for Services
  • Mr. Patrick Nemeth, irector of Identity Operations Division, Us Department Of Homeland Security
  • Mr. Ralph Krueger, Director of Project Border Control of the Future, German Federal Police
  • Mr. Robert Rozploch, Vice President of Research, Engineering, and Product Development, Gatekeeper Intelligent Security
  • Mr. Samy Gardemeister, Director of Enforcement, Finnish Customs
  • Mr. Wilfried Covent, Senior Security Expert, Brussels Airport Company
  • Ms. Annet Steenbergen, Coordinator Happy Flow and Preclearance, Government of Aruba
  • Ms. Keri Phoenix, Manager, Innovative Travel Solutions, Vancouver Airport Authority
  • Ms. Rasa Ostrauskaite, Director of Transnational Threats Department, OSCE
  • Patrik Engstrom, Head of National Border Policing Section, Swedish Policy Authority
  • Police Commissioner Peter Nilsson, Head of Airpol, Airpol
  • Professor Dr. Jack Clarke, Director of Studies, Transatlantic Civil Security, George C Marshall Center for European Security Studies
  • Rear Admiral (Ret'd) Alberto Cervone, Former Professor of Security Studies at the Marshall Center, Italian Navy
  • Rear Admiral Enrico Credendino, EUNAFORMED Operation SOPHIA Operation Commander, EUNAFORMED
  • Samy Gardemeister, Director of Enforcement, Finnish Customs
  • Superintendent Patrik Engstrom, Head of National Border Policing Section, Swedish Police Authority
  • Vice Admiral Luis Carlos de Sousa Pereira, Portuguese Maritime Authority Director General and Commandant Maritime Police, Portuguese Navy

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Crowne Plaza Rome St. Peter's Hotel & Spa
Via Aurelia Antica, 415, 00165
Rome, Italy


Crowne Plaza Rome St. Peter's Hotel & Spa
Via Aurelia Antica 415
Rome, Italy
Event details
Organizer :SAE Media Group
Event type :Conference
Attendance :Physical Event
Reference :ASDE-19046