UBM Live have announced that IFSEC Istanbul has been met by overwhelming support, with big names signed up for the event at the Lutfi Kirdar Convention and Exhibition Centre, Istanbul, on 30 September – 2 October.
Leading brands such as; Sensormatic, Y3K, Securitas, Mobotix, Sony and Panasonic plus many more, including over 15 of the UK’s principal suppliers, will showcase their solutions to senior end-user visitors from both the private and government sectors. Utilising this high value opportunity, exhibitors will demonstrate their latest products and innovations to the market. Supporting the whole buying chain, these leading brands recognise the high quality visitors that attend IFSEC Istanbul from both overseas and the local region.
“IFSEC Istanbul provides a unique opportunity for international companies to strengthen and grow business in the lucrative Southeastern Europe and Central Asian market. This provides us with the perfect platform to meet with existing customers and develop relationships with key organisations across the entire region. This is the go to event and we can’t wait for it to begin!” İsmail UZELLİ -CEO, SENSORMATIC TURKEY
Gaining direct access to prospective partners and key decision makers who have the purchasing power, IFSEC Istanbul is located at the centre of one of the highest output growth rates in Europe and presents the opportunity to generate tangible new business leads. With a breadth of education on offer, visitors are able to experience informative talks from knowledgeable voices in the industry.
British Security Industry Association (BSIA) has confirmed its support to IFSEC Istanbul. Peter Nicolls, BSIA Overseas Exhibitions Co-ordinator, said: “We at BSIA are excited about participating in this launch event and look forward to the prospect of over 15 British companies exhibiting within our UK Pavilion at the show.”
Widely regarded as the premier event in the industry, Mehmet Hanlıoğlu, CEO of Hires Electronics LTD STI, Distributor of MOBOTIX, confirmed his enthusiasm for the 2013 event: “We are thrilled to be exhibiting at IFSEC Istanbul this year. As the flagship event, international brands from across the industry are attracted to the show and bring the whole security community together. Having access to the full buying chain opens up a wealth of opportunity to meet visitors from a range of backgrounds. It is crucial for us to meet key decision makers and IFSEC Istanbul will provide us with that opportunity, we are looking forward to what the show will bring!”
“We are excited for IFSEC Istanbul to take place this year. By fully understanding the buying chain and its needs, we have responded to what the market wants to ensure the show caters all. We have worked hard to incorporate unique interactive features on the show floor to create an experience that visitors won’t get elsewhere. With an international presence, distributors, integrators and crucially the end-user customers will be able to make valuable business connections throughout the week. IFSEC Istanbul has developed from the legacy that exudes knowledge and quality from within the industry,” said Kerim Alain Bertand, General Manager, UBM Istanbul.
“We’re looking forward to the show opening and can’t wait for visitors to see what’s in store!” He added.