Registrations are now open for this year’s Euralarm General Assembly and Symposium, which will both take place on May 9th, 2016 in Lisbon, Portugal. The General Assembly of all Euralarm Section members is the highest organ of Euralarm and is open to any member and any members' affiliated firms. The Euralarm Symposium is a favourite event for the electronics, fire safety and security industry in Europe.
In order to be attractive and successful European cities need to respond to stakeholders’ demands in particular in the areas of security, convenience, opportunity and prosperity. To this effect they are changing at an ever-faster pace, a development presenting both opportunities and challenges for city authorities, companies and private or public institutions, as well as for the citizens.
While the EU is at an economic and political crossroads, the European security industry has an unmatched potential to contribute to recovery and foster economic growth. In this White Paper, Euralarm sets out the policy priorities and actions that are essential for enhancing the innovative strength and global competitiveness of the security industry in Europe and, consequently, for improving the security of all Europe’s citizens.
The year 2014 has proven to be another eventful year. Euralarm consolidated her position as an industry expert to the EU Commission. Steps were taken to reinforce our influence into the standardisation process by consolidating our partnership with Orgalime, as an Associate Member, participating more actively in their standardisation work.
Euralarm joined Malte Lohan, the newly appointed Director General at Orgalime for an hour-long chat to discuss what this crucial partner for our association that is Orgalime does right now to support our Industry's position in Brussels.Read More
The ongoing negotiations between the European Parliament and the Council to set up an EU cybersecurity certification framework will have profound implications for the future of Europe’s industrial system, European companies being the first impacted by the final design of the framework.Read More
The document, downloadable here, represents the Electronic Fire Safety and Security Industry's formal answer to an ‘European Commission’s Inception Impact Assessment on the Proposal for an EU Initiative Establishing a Harmonised Certification Scheme for Alarm System Components’.Read More
More and more building owners and managers are outsourcing the maintenance of their buildings and systems to specialised facility management companies. By doing so, the fire safety and security systems are often bundled together with other types of systems into one maintenance service contract. This approach not only… Read More
AGA, a Czech Member of Euralarm is sponsoring a free workshop ‘Crime prevention – Natural and technical prevention for smart and safe cities’, to be held in Prague on November 22nd, 2017.Read More
On September 18th, 2018 at the Hotel Bloom in Brussels will take place a one day CEN-CENELEC workshop on how standardisation will support the take-up of AI technologies.Read More
The overall goal of the workshop agreement is to provide a guideline document on how to design certification systems and schemes in the field of physical security products. Nowadays, protection of people, property and infrastructure has become a real challenge for society, and a wide range of products… Read More
The 2018 EUSAS-Euralarm Conference, the second edition of the event will be hosted by Airbus and will take place at the Airbus facilities in Bremen, Germany, on July 10th and 11th, 2018. The topic of the conference will be ‘Fire Safety and Security in the Aviation Sector’.Read More
The European Commission presented alongside its 11th Security Union Report a set of operational and practical measures to better defend EU citizens against terrorist threats and deliver a Europe that protects. The measures aim to address vulnerabilities exposed by recent attacks and will support Member States in protecting… Read More
BHE, the German Federal Association of Security Engineering, a long-standing Euralarm Member within its Services Section, has decided to extend its Membership to the two other Euralarm Sections: Fire and Security.Read More
The European Commission is reported on actions taken since President Juncker's 2016 State of the Union address to enhance security at the EU external border, improve information exchange between Member States, close down the space in which terrorists operate and prevent radicalisation. A year later, the Commission claims… Read More