Under the Patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan Vice Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Executive Council



Co-organised by

United Arab Emirates Minsitry of Interior


ISNR Celebrates Innovation

Embracing Digital Transformation and Promoting Innovation in Homeland Security

ISNR Abu Dhabi 2018 bolstered the key pillars of the UAE National Innovation Strategy framework – an innovation-enabling environment, innovation champions, and innovation priority sectors.

The 8th edition of ISNR Abu Dhabi featured innovations as one of its key pillars alongside thought leadership, career development, edutainment and public awareness, as well as business.

Innovation Partner

Safe City Group

We are delighted to welcome Safe City Group as our Innovation Partner. Safe City Group, are passionate about providing the latest technologies and solutions to support public safety as we bring total turnkey solutions for smart and safe city projects by leveraging both innovation and technology.

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Safe City Control Centre

Safe City Control Centre

Innovation is a vital component of the Safe City Control Centre interactive station, powered by Safe City Group, that  demonstrated the latest security technologies, supporting UAE first responder operators, and showcasing specially designed consoles and other equipment.

Event Programme

Event Programme

More than 20 artificial intelligence-focused workshops and demos, ISNR Abu Dhabi 2018 exhibited innovative technologies at the new Digital Forensics pavilion. Developed in collaboration with the Abu Dhabi Police - Emirates Electronic Evidence Centre, the pavilion introduced state-of-the-art digital forensics solutions including training programmes, live demonstrations.

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ISNR Abu Dhabi 2018 also included CyberX, developed by Scenarios4Summits. The interactive, fully engaging and realistically simulated cyber-attack experience aimed to highlight - through high-impact immersive videos and games as well as scenario-based policy discussions - the security training techniques of the future.



  • Category 1: Artificial Intelligence
  • Category 2: Virtual & Augmented reality
  • Category 3: Digital Crime Management & Forensics
  • Category 4: Unmanned systems & Robotics
  • Category 5: Smart & Connected security


*Winners were announced on the 1st day and awarded during Gala Dinner

Innovation awards