New Delhi, Oct 16 (UNI) IFSEC India 2008, the largest security event for security professionals and exhibitors, was inaugurated by Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dixit here today.
In the three-day event, where over 200 exhibitors from different parts of the globe are participating in this event and are showcasing a gamut of latest products.
The co-location of IFSEC India with Firex India is providing the ideal platform for visitors to learn about the latest security and fire safety products from across the globe.
The event features a comprehensive educational programme delivering vital knowledge. Presented by a host of international experts, the seminar topics include Code&Standards for Fire Equipment, Fire Detection System, Fire Suppression Solution, Cutting Edge Technologies in Security, Emerging Security Trends.
The exhibition also provides the gateway for global security and fire safety professionals to access Asian markets in general and the Indian market in particular.
India's security and fire market is currently worth 620 million dollars with major demand for security products coming from the defence and IT vertical markets.
Buyers are eager to meet with overseas suppliers and manufacturers and IFSEC India 2008 provides the ideal meeting place.
''For the last 36 years IFSEC has been a landmark event globally and has been showcasing the world's leading security manufacturers, distributors and suppliers. The Indian show, an extension of IFSEC, UK also provides visitors with the chance to exchange knowledge and best practice through the comprehensive seminar and conference programmes and also to have the first hand information on some intelligent products,'' informed Mr David Levin, Chief Executive Officer, United Business Media Ltd.
''IFSEC India 2008 has been designed as a unified business platform, where the entire gamut of issues and current priorities of both Security and Fire Protection Industries can be highlighted and explored. This is the right kind of platform for everybody concerned --professionals, manufacturers, channels and buyers,'' informed Mr. M Gandhi, Managing Director, UBM India Pvt Ltd.
Apart from the stalls, the exhibiting companies also benefit from additional opportunities to promote their products through a variety of technical seminars taking place during the show.
IFSEC India is brought to you by the organization behind IFSEC in the UK which has been held annually for the past 36 years at Birmingham in UK.
IFSEC in the UK attracts more than 30,000 trade visitors and is recognized as the world's leading Security and Fire exhibition.
The exhibition is supported by the Asian Professional Security Association and Fire and Safety Association of India (FSAI) and endorsed by the Council of Architecture.
Its foundation partners are G4S Security services as principal partner, Alba Urmet, HID, Honeywell, Intelligent Traffic Solutions, Nitin, Siemens, Tyco and Zicom.
IFSEC, world's leading global security event, was launched in 2007 in India.
IFSEC recognises the huge potential for the security and fire markets and that is why it is offering a platform of this magnitude for the vendors, buyers and also for the channel community.
Having opened its doors to thousands of security professionals and exhibitors from around the world, the event was deemed a roaring success.
IFSEC India 2007 proved to be a gateway for global security professionals to access Asian markets. There were over 170 exhibitors and more than 8000 trade visitors from 56 countries.
IFSEC&Firex India 2008 will have over 200 exhibitors exhibiting their products. IFSEC India&Firex India 2008 is joint venture between CMP Information and CMP Asia.
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