The below conference schedule was from day 1 at the 2016 event. The 2017 conference schedule will be published closer to the event.
11:00 – 11.30
EAST AFRICA SECURITY INDUSTRY OVERVIEW
Delano Kiilu Longwe- Secretary General; Protective and Safety Association of Kenya (PROSAK)
Gain an understanding into the emerging risks organisations face from terror, cyber-crime to employee fraud. What are the key elements facing the East African Security industry and gain an understanding into the current statistics from the private security sector. This presentation will also encompass private and public engagements and methodology to augment the overall security framework in East Africa.
KENYA’S 2017 ELECTIONS AND BEYOND: A RISK MANAGEMENT PERSPECTIVE
Dylan Evans- Managing Director; Salama Fikira
Salama Fikira will look at the forthcoming election in Kenya, focusing on the Risks that both International and National Organisations may encounter during this period. This will include risk mitigation, threat assessment and different strategies to manage risk in an effective manner for individual organisations and their staff.
13.00 - 13.30
COUNTERING EXTREMEISM AND INTERNATIONAL TERRORISM IN KENYA
Professor Maria Nzomo- Institute of Diplomacy and International Studies; University of Nairobi
The paper examines the major causes and impacts of extremism and international terrorism in Kenya and assesses the effectiveness of the counter-terrorism strategies put in place by the Kenyan government and the role of non-state actors. It also suggests a way forward.
14.00 - 14.30
THE MAGIC OF BIOMETRIC TECHNOLOGY AND ITS IMPACT ON SECURITY
Andrina Diedericks- Marketing Manager, Morpho South Africa (Pty) Ltd
From the prevention of card based fraud with secure customer ID verification to fast services at tuck shops and classrooms to voice recognition to assisting with healthcare fraud – the world of biometrics is immense. This presentation highlights how cutting edge technology, new developments and innovation drive accurate solutions in the security industry.
15.00 - 15.30
CONQUERING CRIME AND FOSTERING INVESTMENT IN KENYA
Dr Moses Ikiara, Managing Director, Kenya Investment Authority (KenInvest)
The government is set to invest heavily in the security sector, with special focus on improving welfare, mobilisation and modernisation of the security forces within the country. Gain an indepth understanding into how these investments will form and shape the industry in the coming 12 to 18 months.
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Securexpo East Africa will be running a Free to attend conference alongside the exhibition. This will consist of three days of talks that run periodically throughout the day. Both local and international speakers will be talking on various topics that surround the industry.
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