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Border Management and Technologies Summit

2 July, 2013 - 5 July, 2013, Istanbul, Turkey

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Event Overview

Border Management is becoming a top priority in Europe with an increase in human trafficking, illegal immigration and drug smuggling and acts of Terrorism. Many border agencies are developing new efficient ways to protect borders and lower the risk of illegal activities taking place in their respective countries.

With international travel and imports and exports increasing annually there is a greater need for countries to implement tougher borders, to lower the risk of human trafficking, money laundering and drug smuggling. This Border Management and Technologies Summit will discuss the latest immigration laws and the latest systems being employed to lower the risk of illegal activities taking place on their borders including access controls, biometrics, ABC, Surveillance, Profiling and CBRN Detection.

Border Management & Technologies Summit will discuss key topics such as the increased use of biometrics at international borders, analysis of individual border controls, international cooperation and the daily threats border agencies deal with on a regular basis.

Donít miss out on the chance to develop your understanding of border management and to discuss the latest use of technology in securing borders from the threat of illegal activities and acts of terrorism happening across borders.

Why Attend?

  • Opportunity to meet with 250 border security experts
  • Discuss the latest border management techniques across EMEA
  • Analyse the threats of terrorism across borders
  • Visit a vibrant exhibition showcasing the latest technologies for securing borders
  • Listen to in-depth presentations on border regulations


Ceylan Intercontinental Hotel
1 Asker Ocagi Caddesi, 34435 Istanbul, Turkey
Tel: +90 212 3684444

Event Schedule

02nd July 2013

  • 08.30 - 12.30 Workshop A - Trends in Biometrics: The Future of Border Management - Hosted by European Biometrics Group (EBG)
  • 13.30 - 17.30 Workshop B - Integrated and Multidimensional Approach to Address CBRNE Threats on EU Borders -Hosted by the Observatory on Security and CBRNe Defence (OSDIFE)

03rd July 2013

  • 08.30 - 17.10 Conference Day 1
  • 08.30 - 18.00 Exhibition Opening Hours
  • 18.30 - 21.00 Sponsored Drinks Reception - to be confirmed

04th July 2013

  • 08.30 - 17.10 Conference Day 2
  • 08.30 - 18.00 Exhibition Opening Hours

05th July 2013

  • 08.30 - 12.30 Workshop C - Border Security and Terrorism - Hosted by the Turkish National Police Force and NATO Communications and Information Agency


  • Samir Rizvo, Assistant Minister, Head of Sector for International Relations and European Integration, Ministry of Security, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Sasa Rasic, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Internal Affairs, Kosovo
  • Chief Superintendent SIDDIK EKICI, Chief of Police, Yildirim District, Bursa National Police Force, Turkey
  • Chief Superintendent Ibrahim Gultekin, Chief of Organised Crime Advisory Section, Department of Security and Public Safety, Organisation for Security Co-Operation in Europe (OSCE) Mission in Kosovo
  • Chief Superintendent Mustafa Ozguler, Deputy Chief of Elmadag Police Vocational College, National Police Academy, Turkey
  • Colonel Shaban Guda, Director, Border Department, Border Police, Kosovo
  • Adem Keles, Identification Systems Division Director, General Directorate of Civil Registration and Nationality, Ministry of Internal Affairs, Turkey
  • Superintendent Serturk Cora, Counter Terrorism Expert and Director of Security and VIP Protection Department, National Police Force, Turkey
  • Dr. Ali Al Khouri, Director General, Emirates Identity Authority, United Arab Emirates
  • Major Abdullah Said Al Kalbani, Head of the Strategic Planning & Projects Section, Directorate General of Information Technology, Royal Oman Police
  • Major Andrzej Prokopski, Deputy Head ofthe Communications Security in Border Management Border Guard Headquarters, National Border Guards, Poland
  • Major Hilbert Voogd, Deputy Commander, Border Control Brigade, Ministry of Defence, The Netherlands
  • Franco Fiore, Principal Scientist and C-IED Project Manager, Head of the ISR Capability Area Team, Sensor Group, NATO Communications and Information Agency
  • David Benini, Senior Director of Product Marketing, Aware
  • Erik Berglund, Director of Capacity Building, FRONTEX
  • Olivier Touret, Market Manager, Morpho Identification Division, Safran Morpho
  • Richard Siegwald, Sales Leader EDS, Morpho Detection Division, Safran Morpho
  • Naim Hoxha, National Organised Crime Advisor, Organisation for Security Co-Operation in Europe (OSCE) Mission in Kosovo
  • Justus Heuzeveldt, Business Development Manager EMEA, WCC Smart Search & Match
  • Alberto Andreani, Programme Officer, OSCE - Office of the Special Representative and Co-ordination for combating Trafficking in Human Beings
  • Corporal Eleonora Maffezzoli, Representative of International Relations, Verona Police Syndicate Executive Council, Italian Police Union SIULP
  • Professor Robert Mugavero, President, Observatory on Security and CBRNe Defence (OSDIFE)
  • Joseph Atick, Chairman, Identity Counsel International
  • Max Snijder, President and CEO, European Biometrics Group (EBG)
  • Jean Salomon, Principal Consultant, JSalomon Consulting Partners (JSCP)

Event details

2 July, 2013
5 July, 2013
Ceylan Intercontinental Hotel


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