The European fire and security Industry has now strengthened its voice at European level and consolidated its European representation, in preparation for upcoming challenges at regulatory, technological and political levels. The new section within Euralarm will help shape the future of the fire extinguishing business segment of the Industry.
Following a decision of its Board, Euralarm has welcomed its newest Member Teletek Electronics. The company will join the Fire Section of Euralarm, which activities cover fire detection, notification, evacuation, extinguishing controls and smoke and heat ventilation.
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.
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.
Zug, Switzerland, April 5th, 2017 – Speakers at the Euralarm Symposium 2017 have been announced. The event will take place at the Kensington Close Hotel in London on May 8th, 2017. It will gather fire and security professional installers, system integrators, manufacturers, end users, facility and property managers and certification bodies.
Euralarm will be represented at the CEN-CENELEC StandarDays 2017, which will take place in Brussels at the CEN-CENELEC Management Centre on 20-21 April. Participants in this public event will receive a structured overview of the European Standardisation System, CEN-CENELEC products and processes, as well as the benefits of stakeholder involvement.
Mr. Keith Shinn has been elected Chairman of ISO/TC 21/SC 3. This technical body part of the International Organisation for Standardisation deals with the field of Fire detection and alarm systems and related work on terminology, classification and symbols, as well as approval of advisory documents relating to the general principles and application of equipment and apparatus for fire protection.
The European Industry Day was the occasion for a major conference held in Brussels on February 28th, with over 400 participants from all areas of Industry. The conference reviewed the current EU initiatives but also debated new ideas on a joint vision for the long-term future of European industry.
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.
Euralarm today named Julie Hanson as Secretary, part of its Brussels-based team.
Hanson has extensive experience in administrating various associations in Brussels.
Prior to this assignment, she spent 10 years working for various Brussels-based consultancies specialising in providing association management services in positions ranging from Association Manager to Director.
"From cybersecurity to standardisation, this collaboration helps us advocate the right policy framework for the future."
"WAGNER decided to permanently engage in Euralarm’s activities with special respect to matters of fire safety, contributing to reduce trade barriers and to enhance competitiveness and harmonisation of the European market."
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