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Ministry of Interior

17 Sep 2019

ISNR Abu Dhabi delegates promote event at DSEI London

Abu Dubai, UAE: 12 September 2019 – A delegation of key officials from the International Exhibition of National Security and Resilience (ISNR) Abu Dhabi visited the 20th edition of Defence and Security Equipment International (DSEI) exhibition hosted in London, United Kingdom. The objective of the visit was to promote ISNR Abu Dhabi 2020 and position this event as one that attracts a significant number of visitors from companies across the world.

The ISNR Abu Dhabi delegation at DSEI was led by Brigadier Dr. Salah Obaid Al Ghoul, Director of Community Protection and Crime Prevention at the UAE Ministry of Interior as well as Brigadier Waleed Al Mannaei, General Manager of Development & Innovation at the office of the Deputy Chairman of Police and Public Security and Head of ISNR Abu Dhabi 2020 new Executive Advisory Board, amongst others.

The delegation met with a number of key local, regional and international influencers in the national security sector with the aim of strengthening the nation’s commitment to its partners in national security from across the world as well as highlight the role and impact that ISNR Abu Dhabi plays in achieving this objective.

The UAE delegates were able to facilitate global expansion plans set by ISNR Abu Dhabi as the 2020 edition will bring together over 60 countries from Europe, Asia, and the America.   With more country pavilions, industry leaders and key decision-makers from across the world, ISNR Abu Dhabi is slated to be the must-attend event for people and companies within the safety and security industry that are interested in growing their network as well as foster long-term business relationships.

Significant Emirati participation

The ISNR Abu Dhabi delegation visited the UAE National Pavilion and met participants at DSEI. This provided suitable opportunities for the UAE’s security sector to showcase the capabilities of the country and its future vision.

The UAE National Pavilion took centre stage at DSEI 2019 - one of the world’s largest defence events - to featuring innovative products, exceptional services and a variety of opportunities and initiatives set by the UAE’s defence and security industry. This pavilion served as an exclusive platform to showcase the latest defense products in the UAE classified that are efficient and of the highest quality.

This pavilion not only served as an exclusive place for global industry players and businesses to learn about the UAE’s business-friendly environment and attractive partnership opportunities but as an area where ideas exchanges and discussions on future trends in the defence and security industries were also conducted.

“The Ministry of Interior of the UAE is constantly looking to invest in national security in this ever-evolving environment,” said Brigadier Dr. Salah Obaid Al Ghoul. “The DSEI offers a valuable platform to highlight our interests and discuss future needs with key market players, while also promoting the UAE’s own events such as ISNR Abu Dhabi. ISNR Abu Dhabi aims to establish itself as the region’s platform of choice to showcase the most innovative and effective solutions available to assist multilateral security, and ultimately create a safe, connected world and we are proud to show our support and commitment to its success wherever we may be.”

Brigadier Waleed Al Mannaei said: “Given the level of investments forecasted within cybercrime and counter terror over the coming years, a crucial factor to ensure the success in achieving heightened levels of security across the Middle East region is collaboration between the public and private sectors. The UAE encourages the introduction and application of innovative solutions brought by trusted partners to safeguard nations and we are committed to support any individual, corporation or institution that is willing to add value and contribute to not only our national agenda, but those set forth by governments across the region as well.”

ISNR Abu Dhabi a leading platform

Recent reports have stated that cybercrime alone is projected to cost USD 8 trillion globally in the next five years. Now more than ever, countries need to be vigilant and proactive in their approach to crime, as this will not only improve standards of living, but contribute and facilitate economic prosperity and growth.

This trend underlines the relevance of specialised exhibitions such as DSEI and ISNR Abu Dhabi, bringing together technology and enforcement expertise towards a common goal – secure environments for nations, critical businesses, and individuals.

ISNR Abu Dhabi has established itself as the region’s leading platform to address challenges, provide innovative solutions and facilitate new business opportunities around national security, cyber security, policing and law enforcement, and critical infrastructure protection, and the upcoming edition of the event will take place in Abu Dhabi from 17 to 19th March 2020.

ISNR Abu Dhabi is a platform that facilitates lucrative networking opportunities and places significant emphasis on the national and cyber security of the UAE, the businesses operating within the country, as well as the residents themselves.

Co-organized by the United Arab Emirates Ministry of Interior and Reed Exhibitions, ISNR Abu Dhabi 2020 will take place at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) in Abu Dhabi from 17 to 19 March 2020. 9th Edition key themes will be about the impact of Digital Transformation and Artificial Intelligence technologies into regional governments’ national and cyber security missions and operations.


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