MANILA, Philippines, March 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The global leading security, fire and safety event portfolio, IFSEC, is expanding its platform to Southeast Asia's most emerging market, the Philippines, from 3-5 May 2017 at the SMX Convention Centre, Pasay City, Metro Manila. With the theme "Providing global innovation and expertise to the emerging security, fire and safety markets of the Philippines", this three-day event will be the best platform for industry players to converge.
The Philippine market is growing significantly with its neighbouring countries. According to the World Bank, the country's GDP is expected to grow 6.4% this year, compared to 5.8% last year. The strong economy resulted from various government projects, including roads and infrastructure construction, which directly affects security, fire and safety by increasing demands. Meanwhile, the government is expected to roll out smart or safe city projects where they could monitor the whole city including traffic situation and others.
With positive development on the market demand, the organiser, United Business Media (UBM) is encouraging manufacturers to take part in the premier edition of IFSEC Philippines. More than 150 world-renowned brands have already confirmed their appearance on the show floor, giving full-access to Philippine industry professionals and trade buyers to the latest technology available in the market.
IFSEC Philippines offers a free seminar for the visitors via IFSEC Technology Showcase. The seminar will feature industry experts and bellwethers addressing important topics such as "The state of the nation (safety and security in the Philippines)", "Business resiliency amidst a changing political, integrity and risk involvement", "Compliance on the data privacy act" and more.
Supported by the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP), Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA), Philippines Society for Industrial Security (PSIS), Accommodation Establishment Security & Safety Coordinating (AESSCCI), Mall Security Management Association of the Philippines (MSMAP), Transported Asset Protection Association (TAPA), Philippine Association of Detective and Protective Agency Operators, Inc. (PADPAO), Asian Professional Security Association (APSA) Philippines Chapter and Australian-New Zealand Chamber of Commerce Philippines (ANZCHAM), and sponsored by Honeywell Automation and Control Solutions Philippines, the premier edition of IFSEC Philippines is expected to attract more than 5,000 trade visitors and professionals from around the nation.
Visitors will enjoy a wide variety of product categories on the show floor. Some of the products available are CCTV (video surveillance), access control and biometrics, fire alarms/detection/protection, cybersecurity, drones, perimeter protection, physical security and other categories, showcasing world-renowned brands such as Nemtek, Allied Telesis, Assa Abloy, Axis Communications, ELID, Fairetech, Internet of Things, Microsoft, Zhejiang Dahua Technology, ZKteco and more!
With all elements and products of security, fire and safety available, IFSEC Philippines 2017 will be the best platform for end-users and channel partners to come together. This is the best opportunity for industry players to build network, meet face-to-face and create business opportunities with experts coming from all around the world.
For more information on IFSEC Philippines 2017, please log on to www.ifsec.events/philippines, contact us at +63-2-581-1915 or email Irma.email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org or Syamsul.email@example.com.
We hope to see you at IFSEC Philippines 2017 from 3 to 5 May 2017 at the SMX Convention Centre.
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About UBM Asia (www.ubmasia.com)
Owned by UBM plc listed on the London Stock Exchange, UBM Asia is the largest trade show organiser in Asia and the largest commercial organiser in China, India and Malaysia. Established with its headquarters in Hong Kong and subsidiary companies across Asia and in the US, UBM Asia has a strong global network of 30 offices and 1,300 staff in 24 major cities. We operate in 20 market sectors with 230 exhibitions and conferences, 23 trade publications, 20 online products for over 1,000,000 quality exhibitors, visitors, conference delegates, advertisers and subscribers from all over the world.
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