13 - 15 November, 2018
Hilton London Canary Wharf, London, United Kingdom

Agenda Day 1

8:40 am - 8:50 am IQPC WELCOME REMARKS James Fox, Conference Producer, Defence IQ

8:50 am - 9:00 am CHAIRMAN’S OPENING REMARKS

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Ian Neill

Director
Agile Security Partners Ltd

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Lars Karlsson

Former Director for Capacity Building,
WCO

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Andy Mackinder

Senior Director,
Border Systems Directorate, Home Office

9:40 am - 10:20 am NCA AT THE BORDER; ACHIEVING GREATER BORDER SECURITY AND PLAYING A KEY ROLE IN PREVENTING ORGANISED CRIME GROUPS

Tom Dowdall - OIC, MSHT and Borders Vulnerabilities Command, National Crime Agency
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Tom Dowdall

OIC, MSHT and Borders Vulnerabilities Command
National Crime Agency

10:20 am - 11:00 am BIOMETRICS AS THE FUTURE OF SMARTER BORDERS IN THE EU

Sven Neumann - Product Owner, German Federal Office of Administration (BVA)
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Sven Neumann

Product Owner
German Federal Office of Administration (BVA)

11:00 am - 11:30 am MORNING COFFEE AND NETWORKING

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Jiří Čelikovsky

Head of Schengen Cooperation
Czech Republic Ministry of the Interior

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Lieutenant Colonel Rebekka Straessle

Chief of Staff
Swiss Border Guard

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Antonio Sergio Henriques

Deputy Director
Lisbon Border Directorate, Portugal

12:10 pm - 12:50 pm BORDERS, TECHNOLOGY AND PEOPLE – WHAT’S NEXT?

Marc Waters - Managing Director UK&I, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
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Marc Waters

Managing Director UK&I
Hewlett Packard Enterprise

12:50 pm - 2:00 pm NETWORKING LUNCH + (HPE LUNCH AND LEARN (INVITATION ONLY))

2:00 pm - 2:40 pm MALAYSIA : EMPOWERING THE COUNTRY’S IMMIGRATION SYSTEM

Dato Seri Haji Mustafar Bin Haji Ali, - Director General Immigration,, Ministry of Home Affairs, Malaysia
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Dato Seri Haji Mustafar Bin Haji Ali,

Director General Immigration,
Ministry of Home Affairs, Malaysia

2:40 pm - 3:20 pm THE EUROPEAN UNION'S SUPPORT TO WESTERN BALKAN COUNTRIES' MIGRATION MANAGEMENT- LESSONS LEARNT, WAYS TO GO

Andreas Nagy - European Migration Liaison Officer, Delegation of the European Union to the Republic of Serbia
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Andreas Nagy

European Migration Liaison Officer
Delegation of the European Union to the Republic of Serbia

3:20 pm - 4:00 pm SECURITY AND FACILITATION – KEEP IT SIMPLE

Jon Floyd - Business Development Manager, Rockwell Collins ABMS
 ·        Queues or open borders
·        Combining technology with human insight
·        Is document-less travel nirvana, or a double edged-sword
·        Travel document authentication through ICAO PKD or Blockchain?
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Jon Floyd

Business Development Manager
Rockwell Collins ABMS

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm AFTERNOON COFFEE AND NETWORKING

4:30 pm - 5:10 pm BALKANS 'PART OF THE SOLUTION, NOT THE PROBLEM'

Shkelzen Sopjani - Inspector General, Intelligence Agency, Kosovo
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Shkelzen Sopjani

Inspector General
Intelligence Agency, Kosovo

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Andrew Priestley

Director
Agile Borders

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Andreas Nagy

European Migration Liaison Officer
Delegation of the European Union to the Republic of Serbia

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Diana Railean

Senior specialist
Directorate General Inspectorate of Border Police of Moldova