Welcome to U.S. Department of Commerce’s Safety and Security Team. This website is your resource for market research reports, trade leads, and event information designed to help you succeed internationally. Our worldwide team of specialists, located throughout the Unites States at 100 Export Assistance Centers and in more than 70 American Embassies and Consulates worldwide, are dedicated to help you increase your export sales. We are the safety and security industry’s primary export assistance resource and should be your first point of contact if you are looking to develop your business abroad.
Our specialists can help you understand global markets, develop international marketing plans, meet buyers at international trade shows, and much more. Learn more about what we can do for you:
If your company is not currently working with our team member at your local U.S. Export Assistance Center, please contact your local safety and security specialist today to discuss your international business needs and learn how we can assist you with your export objectives.
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Title: Safety & Security Catalog Show at ExpoSeguridad 2013
Venue: Centro Banamex, Mexico City
Date: April 23-25, 2013
Registration: Click Here!
The U.S. Commercial Service is organizing a “Safety & Security Catalog Show” at Expo Seguridad, April 23-25, 2013 in Mexico City, Mexico. Expo Seguridad is the most important security trade show in Mexico. This is THE industry event where Mexico’s security community meets to increase sales, reinforce market presence, and find new prospects for projects and new developments. More than 15 countries participate in this exhibit and each year we reach new visitors and exhibiting firms.
If you are a U.S. manufacturer or exporter of safety and security products/services, or if you officially represent an American exporter, the Safety & Security Catalog Show is an extremely low-cost, yet effective way for you to evaluate interest in your products or services in the Mexican market. For a registration fee of only $300, we will display your product literature at our U.S. Commercial Service booth at the trade show and proactively identify partners that represent your stated interests, be they searching for a distributor, market testing, or direct sales; and promote your company on our Commercial Service - Mexico website for a month after the show.
Registration is open until March 25, 2013, but receiving your response as soon as possible will help us conduct advance promotion on your behalf. For more information, contact Delia Valdivia at email@example.com or Rachel Duran at Rachel.Duran@trade.gov
Title: Secutech 2013
Venue: Nangang Exhibition Hall, Taipei, Taiwan
Date: April 24-26, 2013
The U.S. Commercial Service in Taipei invites you to join the USA Pavilion at Secutech 2013. Secutech, the world’s security business center, gathers distributors, dealers, and end users from around the world. Secutech is the largest security expo in Asia. This show houses a broad spectrum of security products and services, and is acknowledged by industry players as the major security business platform that bridges key original manufacturers and buyers. More information, please contact Cindy Chang at Cindy.Chang@trade.gov.
Title: Trade Mission to Saudi Arabia and Kuwait
Venue: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait City, Kuwait
Date: September 28 to October 1, 2013
Deadline: June 30, 2013
Saudi Arabia and Kuwait are growth markets for cyber security and infrastructure development. The Saudi Arabian cyber security market is expected to grow 30% by 2016 with opportunities in Remote Security, VPN, Perimeter Security, and WAN Optimization. Demand is being driven by both the business community and government spending on education, healthcare, and critical infrastructure security. In Kuwait, spending includes $6 billion to double airport capacity by 2025 and $30 billion to develop a new oil refinery and expand three existing facilities. Power generation and port development projects underway also represent secondary opportunities. For more information, please contact Michael Marangell at (312) 353-5097 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Title: Defense & Security 2013
Venue: Impact Exhibition Center, Bangkok, Thailand
Date: November 4-7, 2013
Website: Click Here!
Defense and Security 2013 is an international military and civil indoor/outdoor exhibition covering land, air and sea military equipment, defense technology and internal security. Its focus is on providing an opportunity for international defense technology producers in Thailand by attracting Asia’s important policy makers in the Defense Ministries. The show will be held at Impact Exhibition Center, Muang Thong Thani.
An increased budget in the Royal Thai Army (83,506 million Baht) the Royal Thai Navy (33,506 million Baht) as well as the Royal Thai Air Force (31,817 million Baht) is designated to fund the long awaited development plan of the 3 sectors. D&S 2013 will occupy more than 13,500 square meters at Impact Exhibition center and over 300 defense and internal security related companies will be arriving from 32 countries around the world.
Technology on display will include everything from medical tents to UAVs, flight simulators, Humvees, and helicopters. There will be about 20 special seminars present by both exhibitors and the Thai Armed forces. The show will also host the Civil Military Cooperation on Disaster Management Conference. This conference will provide the opportunity to exchange information so that the armed forces can provide aid and high-tech communications as they collaborate with all sectors of society during such events. For more information, please contact Lisa Huot at Lisa.Huot@trade.gov.
|Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2013 -- Audio/Visual Eq., Computers/Peripherals, Electronics Industry Prod/Test Eq., Security/Safety Eq., Telecommunications Eq., Telecommunications Services|
Integrated Systems Europe (ISE), incorporating InfoComm Europe, serves the entire European region, including the United Kingdom, Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa. ISE is jointly sponsored by the two leading electronic systems industry associations: InfoComm International® and CEDIA®.
The initial Integrated Systems Europe was launched in 2004 as leading AV industry vendors urged InfoComm International to develop a pan-European platform for them to meet and present their products to potential and existing customers. Over time both the exhibitor and the attendee numbers have continued to grow, with year upon year increases. Today ISE is the largest and most influential tradeshow in Europe for the AV Systems and Electronic Integration market.
ISE 2012 broke all records. A total of 825 exhibitors occupied 11 halls of the Amsterdam RAI, with total registered attendance of 40,869. Both numbers are the highest ever achieved by ISE, with the exhibitor total representing a 15% jump on 2011, while the attendee increase was just over 17%. The show also broke new ground in other areas, with net floor space exceeding 30,000 square meters, and the number of people registering for ISE's conference, education and pre-show event program passing the 2,000 mark for the first time.
ISE primarily attracts electronics and AV systems professionals from the commercial and residential markets including architects, builders, consultants, dealers, designers, distributors, engineers, installers, IT professionals, producers, rental & staging contractors, specifiers, systems integrators, technicians and value added resellers, as well as and qualified institutional buyers from corporate, government and educational markets. The types of products exhibited at ISE include: professional audio and video equipment, digital signage, lighting, video production, streaming media, display, projection, digital cinema, screens, furniture, cases, cables, racks, multimedia presentation, conferencing control, interfacing, distribution, networking, security systems, residential systems, and communications software products and services.
|Graylin Presbury, Trade Event Programs|
Senior International Trade Specialist
|Ira Bel, Brussels|
Senior Commercial Specialist
|Alan Ras, The Hague|
Head of Section
|Elisabeth Kondakow, Integrated Systems Events, LLC|
Phone: 34-96 33 22 774