Is security delivering (or failing) in this crisis?

Chair: Martin Gill Panellists: Stephanie Bergouignan (France) Yvan de Mesmaeker (Belgium) Volker Wagner (Germany) Rick Mounfield (UK) Security certainly has challenges. Within corporations security departments and teams are showing their value.  Volker Wagner noted that in his company someone – not in security – suggested a banner for security officers to be recognised by visitors… Read the full article.

What are the security implications of national lockdowns?

Chair: Martin Gill Panellists: Michel de Jong (Netherlands) Rajiv Mathur (India) Elizabeth Sheldon (UK) Roger Warwick (Italy) Lessons learnt Comparing the impact of Covid-19 across countries is problematic, we know that is true for health issues but it also applies to security. On the one hand the virus is at a different stage in different… Read the full article.

Thought Leadership Webinars

The OSPAs, Perpetuity Research and The TECAs are to run a series of free Thought Leadership webinars to address current security issues following the coronavirus pandemic. A number or world-renowned speakers will come together to debate issues affecting the security industry in a serious of webinars due to take place over the coming weeks. The… Read the full article.

Australian OSPAs 2019 – call for nominations

To acknowledge the contribution of exceptional individuals and organisations, the 2019 Australian Security Industry Awards for Excellence and Outstanding Security Performance Awards are now calling for nominations. In an ever-changing security environment, the Security Industry performs a vital and increasingly important role in safeguarding Australia. Whether it is protecting crowded places, providing security at sporting… Read the full article.

Norway Outstanding Security Performance Awards 2019.

Nominasjonsportalen for OSPA 2019 er åpnet. Slå et slag for godt sikkerhetsarbeid, og nominer dine ansatte, din sjef, en leverandør, et produkt, (eget eller andres) deg selv eller et statlig initiativ. Og hvem får “Årets OSPA”, prisen for langt og godt sikkerhetsarbeid? Prisutdelingen vil finne sted under Sikkerhetskonferansen 2019 på Edderkoppen i Oslo, torsdag 19…. Read the full article.

Call for nominations – German OSPAs 2019

We are pleased to announce that entry to the 2019 German OSPAs are open until 23rd July 2019. The awards provide the opportunity to acknowledge and reward the contribution innovation, individuals and organisations play in safeguarding Germany. Nominations are invited in the following categories: Herausragendes In-House Sicherheitsteam Herausragender Objekt- und Werkschutz Herausragender Sicherheitsberater Herausragende Initiative für Sicherheitsschulungen… Read the full article.

Deschiderea sesiunii de depunere a proiectelor pentru OSPA România 2019

Începând cu data de 4 martie proiectele pentru toate cele opt categorii ale Premiilor pentru Excelența Profesională în Securitatea Privată – OSPA România 2019 pot fi înscrise în concurs. Specialiștii și profesioniștii din securitatea privată își pot încărca proiectele direct pe site-ul, unde găsiți și un îndrumar referitor la conținutul și prezentarea proiectelor, data limită… Read the full article.


Being associated with the Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs) allows you to do this. The OSPAs are one of the highest accolades a security professional or company can receive.  Being recognised provides winners and finalists with countless opportunities. Nominations are open until Monday, 7th August.  With a simple entry process and 11 award categories to… Read the full article.

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The 2017 OSPAs calendar of events has already begun, we started off the year with the inaugural UK OSPAs, hosted by TV personality and author Nick Ross. It was a great success, and we look forward to next year’s event. This year we are announcing the collaboration with another country, which will be hosted in… Read the full article.

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