26-27 February 2018
Gartner Data & Analytics Summit 2018
Venue: Sydney, Australia
Event Topic: Leadership, Strategy, Analytics, Governance and Innovation – it’s all here at Gartner Data & Analytics Summit 2018.

Data and analytics are at the heart of the digital revolution. They are imperative across all industries.

If there’s one clear fact about the world of data and analytics, it’s that the pace of change is accelerating. If you’re going to succeed, you can’t afford to get left behind.

Join is at Gartner Data & Analytics Summit 2018, we’ll help you create your future – a future based on data you can trust, analytics you can rely on and insight you need to make game changing business decisions.

Register today to secure your place at the must-attend event for data and analytics leaders.

26 February – 1 March 2018
Public Venue & Soft Target Security Asia
Venue: Singapore
Event Topic: Best Practices on Deterring, Detecting and Responding to Terrorist Attacks on Public Venues and against Soft Targets

With growing global and regional headlines on mass casualty terrorist attacks, we are witnessing an increasing trend in terrorist attacks on public venues and against soft targets. This can be seen in the Las Vegas shooting, Parsons Green tube bombing and closer to home, the Resorts World Manila attack and Jakarta bombing.  In view of this, we are pleased to launch the inaugural Public Venue & Soft Target Security Asia Summit – view the programme agenda:

29 February – 2 March 2018
Crowded Places Safety and Security 2018
Venue: Melbourne, Australia
Event Topic: National and international bodies are responding to a wave of hostile vehicle attacks, shootings and other mass casualty incidents that are evolving in shape and threat even as they sweep from city to city. Crowded places remain at high risk of being targeted as explained in the Australian government’s strategy paper and demonstrated by the pattern of attacks in 2017 from Westminster, to Las Vegas.

Be at the forefront of security, safety and risk planning by attending the latest in this acclaimed conference series. Crowded Places Safety and Security aims to provide tangible frameworks that compliment the latest government regulations and worldwide developments pace for pace.

After more than 8 years of events on this topic marcus evans continues to provide the very premium in mission-critical security and safety planning, allowing professionals to return to their organisations armed and equipped with actionable takeaways and plans.

7-8 March (Conference) 6 March (Pre-Conference Workshop)
Australian Smart Cities and Infrastructure Summit
Venue: Sydney, Australia
Event Topic: Efficient buildings and public lighting; access to clean energy and water supplies; the ability to travel efficiently; a sense of safety and security – these are the prerequisites modern cities must fulfil to stay competitive and provide a decent quality of life for citizens. The 3rd Annual Australian Smart Cities and Infrastructure Summit delivers a programme that offers solutions to these challenges. Save $250 off the ticket price by quoting VIP code: SECURITY-250 when registering.

12-13 March 2018
Venue: SMX Convention Center, Philippines
Event Topic: The 13th annual series of PROTECT International Exhibition and Conference on Security and Safety will be on March 12-13, 2018 at the New World Makati Hotel, Manila, Philippines. Strong focus will be on cyber security, resiliency for facing natural disasters, IOT, CBRN, social media and terrorism.

You are cordially invited to participate as a Sponsor, Exhibitor or Conference Delegate in PROTECT 2018, the only government – private sector partnership devoted to security of business, government and the citizenry.

For more information, visit the event website at or call the Secretariat at Leverage International (02) 810 1389/ 818 6828.

20-22 March 2018
Chief Data & Analytics Officer Sydney
Venue: Doltone House, Sydney
Event Topic: Walmart USA, eHarmony USA, Macquarie Group, UNSW, Foxtel, HSBC, Nimble… Once again the Chief Data & Analytics Officer Sydney event has assembled an outstanding speaker line up to address all things data and analytics over three days from 20-21 March 2018. The seniority of the speakers and range of industries represented is unrivalled. With a comprehensive AI Focus Day or Data Governance Day to choose from, followed by the main two-day conference, the event features both small group in-depth learning sessions as well as ample networking opportunities and extended Q&A sessions with keynote speakers to ensure you leave the event with a solid understanding of ‘HOW’ their achievements were accomplished.

20-22 March 2018
Cities 4.0 Summit
Venue: Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
Event Topic: Strategy, technology and innovation for smarter cities and communities

The Cities 4.0 Summit is Australia’s most innovative smart cities event.

The speaker line-up is a showcase of the amazing people, ideas and projects that are blazing the trail for smart cities globally and locally.

The conference programme features 5 international keynote speakers, 15+ smart city case studies and interactive panel discussions.

There’s also break-out sessions where delegates can come together in focus groups to collectively tackle issues such as economic development, infrastructure, mobility, built environment, safety and sustainability.

Our Networking & EXPO area is where city and regional community leaders can source the solutions and partners they need to make their smart city plan a reality.

And with over 5 hours of dedicated networking time, there’s ample opportunity for creative collisions and relationship building.

Cities 4.0 Summit is the best place to learn how to plan and deliver successful smart city projects.

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21-22 March 2018
IoT Asia 2018
Venue: Hall 3, Singapore EXPO
Event Topic: What to Expect at IoT Asia 2018?

6000 + senior executives
500 + exhibitor products
140 + speakers
30 + networking & interactive hours
25 + seminars at TechSpace
1 multi-track conference
1 site tour

IoT Asia has earned worldwide recognition through our successes at a wide range of global and local competitions as a widely acclaimed event in the industry. It was awarded:

  • UFI Marketing Award in 2016
  • People’s Choice Silver Awards for Event of the Year in Postscapes 2015/2016 IoT Awards
  • Trade Conference Organiser of the Year for IoT Asia 2014 at Singapore Experience Awards 2015
  • The only Asian finalist for the Event of the Year category in Postscapes 2014/2015

Make a positive difference to your business. Join us at IoT Asia 2018 on 21 and 22 March. Register online now at!

* Promo code for 15% discount for MSM members: IOT18MPMSM15. Please note that Early Bird Rates end on 31 Jan 2018 before prices increase to Standard Rates.

IoT Asia 2018’s survey, our 1st-ever collaborative study with the Lee Kuan Yew Centre for Innovative Cities (LKY CIC) at Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) is finally here. We would love to know how you feel about digital transformation!

Please spare a few minutes to share your views and concerns by clicking on this link: . The survey closes on 5th January 2018.

21-23 March 2018
2nd Public Venue Security & Safety Summit
Venue: Pullman Melbourne on the Park
Event Topic: Developing effective security and safety strategies to ensure operational continuity of public venues, events and facilities

After the success of our event last year, we are pleased to announce the 2nd annual Public Venue Security and Safety Summit, being held in Melbourne from 21 – 23 March 2018. The summit will bring together leading security professionals to explore the implementation of effective and practical strategies to ensure operational continuity of public venues, events and facilities.

The event programme has just been released, please click here to download the full version.

For more information or to register on, please contact Akolade on:
Phone: 02 9247 6000
Fax: 02 9247 6333
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27-28 March 2018
Police Technology Forum
Venue: Hyatt Hotel Canberra
Event Topic: Australia’s premier law enforcement technology and networking event – Police Technology Forum 2018 – will convene for its sixth year on 27 – 28 March 2018 in Canberra. The event will showcase the latest capabilities that are being trialed and developed to enable our police forces to become more effective and efficient in the face of increasingly sophisticated organised crime. Learn more and register your place here.

27-28 March 2018
Cybertech Asia 2018
Venue: Suntec Singapore
Event Topic: Cybertech Global Events proudly presents Cybertech Asia 2018 which will take place on March 27-28 in Singapore.

A 2-day conference and exhibition, Cybertech Asia 2018 will present commercial problem solving strategies and solutions for global cyber threats that meet the diverse challenges for a wide range of sectors: finance transportation, utilities, defense, R&D, manufacturing, telecommunication, health and government. It brings together leading MNCs, SMB’s, start-ups, investors, venture capitalists, experts, and clients, providing attendees an opportunity for B2B interaction and a glimpse of the latest cyber innovations.

The event also features the renowned Cybertech Startup Pavilion, exclusive round-table networking sessions and technical training workshops. For more information, visit

9-11 April 2018
Future Cities Show
Venue: Dubai World Trade Centre
Event Topic: This show is based on the 17 Sustainable Development Goals, which were set by the United Nations and was adopted by 193 countries in September 2015. The show also incorporates the 10X Dubai directives, which were set by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai. This is a radical program that seeks to establish “X Labs” in every government entity and position Dubai 10 years ahead of the rest of the world.

16-19 April 2018
National Security Asia 2018(NATSEC 2018)
Venue: Malaysia International Trade and Exhibition Centre
Event Topic: 30 years in the defence show business, Defence Services Asia (DSA) has gained the recognition of having the Best Delegations Management Programme. Hosted, supported and co-organised by the Malaysian Ministry of Defence and supported by Ministry of Home Affairs, Malaysian Armed Forces and Royal Malaysia Police, DSA 2018 will return in Kuala Lumpur from 16 – 19 April 2018 with another remarkable show.

Debuting at DSA is National Security Asia 2018 (NATSEC Asia 2018), the newly launched international exhibition on national security for Asia by the team of the DSA. NATSEC Asia is set to become a truly dedicated national security show which will ride on the well-established DSA platform.

23-25 April 2018
Venue: Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre
Event Topic: Held from 23-25 April 2018 at the Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre, COMEX will focus on technological developments across industries related to Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics, Healthcare, Oil & Gas, Tourism & Education. COMEX Business will showcase solutions related to AR/VR, Smart City, Cybersecurity, 3D Printing, Cloud & Big Data and AI while COMEX eGovernment will highlight citizen-consumer approaches, complimented by ITA’s digital strategy. The ‘Tech Smart Conference’ will explore the potential of ‘IoT’ & ‘AI’ across various industries in Oman while COMEX Shopper (24-28 April 2018) will feature smart homes & consumer electronic products. To know more, visit

24-26 April 2018
3rd Singapore Maritime Technology Conference (SMTC)
Venue: Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
Event Topic: The 3rd Singapore Maritime Technology Conference and Exhibition (SMTC) is organised by the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore and will be held in conjunction with Singapore Maritime Week 2018.

The theme for SMTC 2018 is “Shaping the Future Maritime Industry through Digital Innovation”. The focus will be on digital innovation in maritime industry, evaluate how the industry has progressed so far and identify the gaps and opportunities in digital innovation and technology adoption. Specific applications, benefits and ROI will also be discussed.

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1-3 May 2018
CivSec 2018: Congress and Exposition
Venue: Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Australia
Event Topic: This international congress and exposition will zero-in on key themes, which will include:-

  • Human Security and Safety
  • Public Security, Policing and Protection
  • Infrastructure, Resource and Environmental Security
  • Cyber Security and Social Media
  • Borders and Sovereignty
  • Homeland Security
  • Community Resilience
  • Emergencies and Disaster Management
  • Catastrophes and Humanitarian Response
  • Innovation and Technology.

3-5 May 2018
SmartHome+City 2018 – The 2nd Indonesia Internatioanl Smart Home, Building and City Technology Exhibition 2018
Venue: JIExpo Kemayoran, Jakarta- Indonesia
Event Topic: With the strong support of domestic and overseas exhibitors, the continuous concerns of visitors and media, and the collaboration of the organizer, Smart Home+City Indonesia 2018 is returning its 2nd edition on May 3-5, 2018 at the JIEXpo Kemayoran – Jakarta, Indonesia. The Indonesia International Smart Home, Building, and City Technology Exhibition 2017 will also present two brand new sections entitled Smart IoT Indonesia 2018 and SecurityTech Indonesia 2018. Besides the exhibition, GEM Indonesia as the organizer will also present the Indonesia IoT & Smart City Conference 2018. The event is an opportunity not to be missed by key industry players.

13-15 May 2018
2nd Annual Cyber Security Financial Services Exchange Asia
Venue: Bali, Indonesia
Event Topic: Asia’s financial institutions are in a tight spot. Aside from facing disruption from FinTechs, they now have to contend with rising competition from technology companies such as Alibaba, Apple, Grab who are looking to break into the financial services space as alternative financial intermediaries.

The 2nd Cyber Security Financial Services Exchange Asia is a closed-door, invite-only platform for Asia’s leading CISOs/ CIOs/ Heads of Information Security/ Heads of IT Security to deep dive into industry-specific cyber developments and to exchange best-in-class strategies offering insights on formulating the next step in their cyber defense program.

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14-15 May 2018
MilSatCom Asia Pacific Conference
Venue: Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel, Singapore
Event Topic: SMi’s 8th annual MilSatCom Asia Pacific conference will explore the increasing investment in Space and SatCom assets throughout the Asia-Pacific region, focusing on protected and tactical requirements facing the region, how capability gaps are cost-effectively being fulfilled through COTS procurement strategies and international cooperation, the utilisation of SatCom assets for civilian purposes in the region such as humanitarian and disaster response, and much more.

Register by 31st January to save S$600
By 28th February to save S$300
By 29th March to save S$100

15-17 May 2018
Critical Communications World 2018
Venue: Messe Berlin Expo Centre
Event Topic: Critical Communications World 2018 in Berlin will provide the central pillar around which our industry can create mutually beneficial initiatives, promote technology advances, share experiences and ideas, and demonstrate the power of teamwork. This will be the first TCCA event delivered by the Mark Allen Group, and we look forward to a Critical Communications World that will be inspired by intuition, risk, challenge, vision and a deep knowledge of our industry.

15-17 May 2018
CeBIT Australia
Venue: International Convention Centre Sydney, Darling Harbour
Event Topic: CeBIT Australia is Asia Pacific’s largest and longest running B2B technology exhibition and conference, and is celebrating its seventeenth year in 2018. Attracting thousands of technology professionals from across Australia, CeBIT showcases new technologies from business leaders, innovators, entrepreneurs and forward-thinking organisations in the heart of Sydney’s CBD.

Running from 15-17 May at the ICC, Darling Harbour, one pass will give you access to four industry leading technology forums including; Big Data & Analytics, Cloud, eGovernment and Cyber Security. Get your pass today and save $100 on your pass by keying in the code MSM18 at the checkout. Find out more and register here.

30 May – 1 June 2018
IFSEC Philippines
Venue: SMX Convention Centre, Pasay City, Metro Manila
Event Topic: IFSEC Philippines 2018 is back in SMX Convention Centre, Pasay City, Metro Manila from 30 May – 1 June 2018. The second edition is set to be bigger and better, in featuring more global brands for the emerging Philippines’ buying demand. With strong support from various government bodies and associations, this is the event for you to participate if you want to penetrate the Philippines’ buying chain. IFSEC Philippines is expected to attract around 5000 trade visitors coming from around the nation to be under one roof.

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17-19 July 2018
Critical Infrastructure Protection & Resilience Asia
Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia
Event Topic: The 3rd Critical Infrastructure Protection & Resilience Asia will be hosted by CyberSecurity Malaysia in Sarawak, Malaysia on 17th-19th July 2018 and will bring together leading stakeholders from industry, operators, agencies and governments to collaborate on securing Asia. The conference will look at developing existing national or international legal and technical frameworks, integrating good risk management, strategic planning and implementation.

25-27 July 2018
Security Exhibition & Conference
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
Event Topic: For over three decades the Security Exhibition & Conference has been the largest and most established commercial event for the security industry in Australia and in 2018 this leading event is set to offer even more value for the nation’s security profession with the expansion of the Cyber Security Zone and the debut of a Drone Demonstration Area.

The industry reunites once again in Melbourne where more than 4,500 security professionals connect with over 150 leading suppliers in a showcase of new and innovative security technologies and solutions. Whether you are looking for a solution to protect your property, people or assets, the Security Exhibition & Conference provides the opportunity to discover the solution that is right for your organisation.

This year’s event will again encompass the Conference and Gala Dinner, expertly organised in conjunction with the industry’s lead association…Click HERE to find out more.

5-8 September 2018
CIOE 2018  – Infrared Applications Expo
Venue: Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Center
Event Topic: Infrared Applications Expo is the first as well as the only professional infrared exhibition in China. The event gathers nearly all the global leading brands in this industry such as Newport, Thorlabs, Thales, Flir, Ulis, PI, SAT, Guide Infrared, DALI, NVG, Magnity, and Suruga Seiki. Latest infrared device and systems, infrared applications, and infrared imaging technologies will be displayed on-site. The event is also the platform where could get to know latest infrared application in civil market, such as building automation, automotive, mobile phones, service robotics, consumers, medical and drones.

26-28 September 2018
Asian Defense and Security (ADAS) 2018
Venue: World Trade Center Metro Manila, Philippines
Event Topic: ADAS 2018 – The Philippines’ Flagship Defense and Security Event, the 3rd Edition, will be back from 26-28 September 2018 in Manila serving the Philippines and the wider Asia Pacific region.

As the Philippines Defense and Security Modernization Program further increases in magnitude, the ADAS Series remains the ideal platform for the Department of National Defense, the Armed Forces of the Philippines, the Philippine National Police, the Philippine Coast Guard, the Bureau of Customs, the Office for Transportation Security and other Agencies to fully evaluate their ongoing requirements, latest upgrades and future modernization plans.

ADAS 2018 therefore presents a timely platform for the global Defense, Security and Disaster Relief Industries to meet, network and discuss the multitude of current and future requirements, showcase their latest technologies and forge new relationships with Government Agencies and local industry.

26-28 November 2018
IFSEC Southeast Asia
Venue: IMPACT Exhibition & Convention Center, Bangkok
Event Topic: The region’s leading security, fire and safety event will take place in Bangkok for the first time this coming 14 – 16 November 2018. IFSEC Southeast Asia Bangkok Edition will serves the whole region’s buying chain by providing world-renowned brands in CCTV, Access Control & Biometrics, Cyber Security, Drones, Fire Alarms / Detection / Protection, Home Automation, Intelligent Building, Perimeter Protection, Personal Protection Equipment, Physical Security, and more. The three days event will attract around 10,000 visitors consisting government officials, law enforcers, distributors, importers, end-users and others in the whole buying chain.

Participate in IFSEC Southeast Asia now! Visit for more information.