Under the high
patronage of:
22-23 November 2016, The Square, Downtown Brussels

With support from our valued Sponsors

Platinum Sponsor

Brussels Airport

Brussels Airport is one of the largest airports in Europe, handling 23.5 million passengers and 489,000 tonnes of freight annually. Brussels Airport links the European capital with 226 destinations worldwide that are served by 77 different airlines (figures 2015).
Brussels Airport caters for the specific needs of business travellers, and also has the largest low-fare offer in Belgium.
Brussels Airport is the second most important centre of economic growth in Belgium, providing direct and indirect employment for 60,000 people. Brussels Airport is operated by Brussels Airport Company. The shareholders are the Belgian State (25%) and a consortium of private investors (75%).

Gold Sponsor

Fondazione 8 Ottobre 2001

Fondazione 8 Ottobre 2001 – Per non dimenticare is an entity of the Committee “8th October 2001 to never forget”, which was set up after the accident occurred at the Milano-Linate Airport on October 8, 2001 in order to take up all the possible initiatives to prevent similar events in the future. To achieve this purpose, the foundation organises initiatives and participates in conferences, debates, seminars, meetings to help raise awareness around the issue of flight safety. During these years, we have organised several conferences all over the world in cooperation with all the main entities representing the international civil aviation, among others the Flight Safety Foundation, ACI Europe and Eurocontrol.

Gold Sponsor

Smiths Detection

Smiths Detection equips customers around the world with high integrity solutions to safeguard society, protect life and support the free flow of trade. It has developed government regulated advanced technologies to detect and identify dangerous or illegal materials, contraband, and constantly evolving chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosive (CBRNE) materials. Its range of threat detection equipment includes powerful X-ray screening systems (more than 75,000 systems have been supplied globally), trace detectors, chemical agent detectors and identifiers and body screening systems, which are used extensively in transportation, critical infrastructure, ports and borders, military and emergency responder markets. Smiths Detection is part of Smiths Group, a global leader in applying advanced technologies to markets in threat, as well as contraband detection, energy, medical devices, communications and engineered components. Smiths Group employs around 23,000 people in more than 50 countries.

Silver Sponsor

ENGIE Fabricom

Expert in energy efficiency, ENGIE Fabricom is the leading integrator of multi-technical solutions for public and private clients of the infrastructure, buildings industry, as well as the energy market. Its expertise covers a wide and varied range of disciplines such as electricity, instrumentation, mechanical, industrial piping, automation and maintenance. Continuously searching for innovative solutions to increase security and facilitate the passenger’s control, ENGIE Fabricom is already present in many international airports. ENGIE Fabricom and its subsidiaries posted a turnover of EUR 1,15 billion in 2015 and employ 6,500 people who work to improve energy efficiency and sustainability of our living and working environment.

Bronze Sponsor

4C Strategies

4C Strategies is one of the world’s leading providers of risk management solutions. We enable risk-informed decision-making, crisis management and performance optimisation for airports and other high stakes organisations. Our expert advisory services and proprietary software include a state of the art business intelligence tool, presenting a real-time overview of your organisational capability. Our Exonaut™ software suite of integrated modules delivers a platform from which your organisation can identify and assess risk, report and track incidents and respond dynamically to crisis events. An enterprise-wide mobile crisis room app enables staff to log and access critical risk data, wherever they are in the world.

Bronze Sponsor

Innovative Business Software A/S

Innovative Business Software A/S has developed an integrated airport security management solution, Innovative Security Manager™ (ISM), that fits the complex security needs of modern airports. Handling all incidents and tasks across the airport with a real-time overview of incidents, tasks and progress, a full operational picture of security personnel and resources it helps manage and streamline most critical security operations. We improve productivity and efficiency through customer driven development, ensuring reduced response times, improved quality of service and adaptability to future technological developments.

Bronze Sponsor

Kenel & Torres Caldas

Kenel & Torres Caldas is a team of experienced trainers (former army officers) and experts offering development, training and testing of emergency and crisis response plans and teams. We focus on training critical core skills and best-practices over and over again (‘drill’), enabling our customers to keep themselves flexible in emergency and crisis response, and adapt themselves easily to new situations rather than to be stuck in checklists. We offer a very personal training and testing environment and provide highly customised scenarios to meet our customers’ needs at a high level of challenge and methodology. While training and testing, we provide an external view on emergency and crisis response plans and we will give honest and impartial feedback on how to improve their skills, thus bringing a real added-value to our customers.
We are able to do a range from simple to complex exercises and simulations at any organisational level.

Bronze Sponsor


During the event, Atos showcases CENTINELA, a border control solution, which manages border crossing points in an automatic way, analysing the information of incoming vehicles, their owners, and performing facial recognition and identification of vehicle occupants. CENTINELA cross-checks this information with that of the license plate, allowing verification of abnormal activities, in which case it blocks the way by preventing the barrier from lifting and sends an alert automatically. This solution enables to fight against illegal cross border activities, organised crime and illegal immigration in a more effective and time saving way, thus facilitating the work of the authorities. Atos will also showcase the Atos Intelligence Framework.

Bronze Sponsor

SureScan Corporation

SureScan™ Corporation’s x1000 is next generation CT EDS for checked baggage screening. Set a meeting with SureScan at this event!
Features include:

  • ECAC Std 3 and TSA Certified
  • Multi-Energy – Individual photon counting of multi-energy vs. dual energy, future proof design for evolving threats & standards
  • Lower Cost of Ownership – Less power, less repair & maintenance
  • Static Gantry – Higher reliability, no moving parts, self-calibration
  • Flexible Throughput – Upgradeable belt speed, larger rectangular tunnel throughout
  • Efficient Weight, Size & Design – Versatile installations, reduced footprint, field upgrades & maintenance