The 4th edition of Expo – an industry road-map to success in South India’s booming security market – is set to be hosted in Hyderabad by UBM India
UBM India is all set to bring in the fourth edition of ‘Security and Fire Expo (SAFE) South India’ for the first time at Hitex, Hyderabad during 28 – 30 June 2018. The expo aims to bring together renowned Indian and international brands from video surveillance, access control, entrance and home automation, and perimeter protection industry to interact, network, view latest innovations, and source and gather business solutions and invaluable expert supports – all under one roof. SAFE South India is supported by the Electronic Security Association of India (ESAI) and Asian Professional Security Association (APSA).
- Security services revenue to reach USD1.69 Billion by 2019
- Central Government has shown commitment to enhance the security budget by 35%
- 70 plus brands showcasing their latest technological advancements
- Conference on the changing paradigm in security technologies
With a distinguished line up of key exhibitors and thought leaders on board, the expo will add immense value to the commitment shown by the Central Government to enhance its security budget by 35 per cent for creation of a dedicated homeland security department, developing coordinated intelligence gathering, protecting critical infrastructure and upgrading maritime security. The revenue for security services accounted for 61% three years ago in 2015, and is expected to increase to 66% by 2020. Security spending on hardware, software and services in India is expected to cross the USD 1.69 billion mark by 2019.
SAFE South India will be a launch pad for security companies to introduce products in this emerging market, and establish relationships with the key decision makers. The congregation will see security professionals from across industries including security and safety managers from hospitality, IT/ BPO & service industry, real estate, port authorities, power plants, logistics, construction, architecture, automobile, manufacturing, industrial, retail, jewellery, health, education, IT, networking, telecoms, automation, BFSI etc.
The 4th edition of SAFE South India has attracted prime exhibitors such as Mark Electronics Corporation, Timewatch Infocom Pvt. Ltd., RoadPoint Ltd., N S Enterprises, ACJ Computronix, Advance Infotech, WYSE Biometrics Systems Pvt. Ltd., Mantra Softech (I) Pvt. Ltd., Matrix Comsec Pvt. Ltd., Prama hikvision India Pvt. Ltd., Pictor Telematics Pvt. Ltd., Axestrack Software Solutions Pvt. Ltd., R G International, Lana Technologies Private Limited, Tekno Electro Solutions (P) Ltd., Face ID Systems LLP, HiFocus Electronics India Pvt. Ltd., Enterprise Software Solutions Lab Pvt. Ltd., Futureeye Global Technologies, CAMTECH Solutions, Dahua Technology India Pvt. Ltd., and Vamo Systems Pvt. Ltd., amongst others.
The event will also be organizing a unique conference on The Changing Paradigm in Security Technologies, slated for Day one. The conference will comprise in-depth speaker sessions and panel discussions on trending subjects such as ‘Security of a New-Age City,’ ‘The Role of Drones and UAVs in Homeland Security,’ ‘Visual Analytics in Ensuring Safe Cities,’ ‘IoT and Security of Assets’ and ‘The Threat of Cyber Attacks on Surveillance Systems,’ among others.
“The expenditure on surveillance and security has been increasing in the Indian market in recent years. The government has taken various initiatives to increase security services revenue which will benefit the citizens as well as the security and surveillance services industry. After all, a modern civil city should be able to showcase seamlessly safe, smart, energy efficient and technologically advanced features. Notably, for the first time since its inception, SAFE South India is being brought to Hyderabad as a strategy to get the show closer to the end users by rotating it across the several key Indian cities that are situated in South India. SAFE South India provides an exclusive platform for the leading players in the security industry to tap into the growing South Indian market by forging joint ventures, partnerships/associations, sourcing, dealerships and networks.”
Managing Director, UBM India Pvt. Ltd.