Networking drinks at IFSEC International

IFSEC International attracts top security professionals to attend every year, plus senior professionals from fire safetyfacilities managementhealth & safety and smart buildings also attending co-located events, there's no telling what collaborations you may ignite throughout those 3 days at ExCeL London. There are lots of great spaces around the show where you can meet both exhibitors and visitors for a drink and have the opportunity to talk business, grow your network, or just catch up with old colleagues. 

IFSEC & FIREX After Party

To celebrate the return of IFSEC & FIREX International, we’ll be hosting an Official After Party on Tuesday 17th May at indigo at the O2. Join us for live music and drinks at a cool venue for a fantastic chance to reconnect with the industry in style!

Where & When

Taking place on Tuesday 17 May at Indigo at the O2, it takes only 20 minutes from the ExCeL via the stunning Emirates Cable Car - allowing you to soak up the evening views across the Capital.

Co-hosted by Security Buyer and Fire Buyer

SSAIB Installers' Bar


The SSAIB Installers' Bar is the leading networking destination at the event. Hosted by SSAIB, IFSEC and FIREX's official installer partner, the bar will provide a lively setting for SSAIB approved companies and the wider installer audience. Join us and meet with Alex Carmichael - Chief Executive, Geoff Tate - Chairman, David Profit – Operations Manager and the SSAIB team.
All have a wealth of knowledge of the industry and certification and are keen to talk to both registered SSAIB firms and firms seeking certification.

SSAIB Installers Drinks 
SSAIB will host a installers drinks on 18 May, Wednesday evening from 4.30 – 6.00 pm. It will be an opportunity for both registered and non-registered firms to have a drink and catch up with the SSAIB team.

BSIA Members Area

BSIA members and prospective members can meet for a coffee and engage with Mike Reddington and the team from BSIA, host their own discreet meetings with customers and attend presentations and launch events hosted by BSIA during the event. As the UK’s recognised Accredited Trade Organisation for the security sector, BSIA provides a voice and a link to government for members and helps to shape and set the agenda for the industry. BSIA is the exclusive trade association sponsor of IFSEC International, a relationship which is now in its 25th year.

The Security Institute Stand

All members of the Security Institute, the UK’s largest membership body with over 4,000 members, are invited to pay a visit to the Security Institute Stand. Check out Rick Mountfield and the team to hear about the latest opportunities on offer. The Institute is renowned for its advocacy of standards of integrity and professional competence in security which makes it a great addition to IFSEC International in 2022. 

NSI Boardroom Talks

Exclusively for NSI approved companies, on Tuesday 17th May at 11.30am, NSI and IFSEC International are partnering to host 'Boardroom Talks', an hour long double session followed by lunch for those attending. 

The ‘BoardroomTalks’ agenda has been curated specifically for senior leaders within NSI approved companies. Two expert speakers will provide insights on ‘Changes in Procurement Rules, Outsourcing Services and Social Value’ and ‘Meet the Sustainability Challenge: How to Embed Social Value and Net Zero’ to help your business stay ahead. Booking in advance is essential. To find out more and register, email: [email protected]

ASIS Certification Workshop 17th May at IFSEC

We will be holding a certification workshop and panel discussion in the ASIS lounge IF2840 from 11.00 to 12.00. Earning an ASIS board certification is a visible acknowledgement that you possess a mastery of core security principles and skills essential to the best practice of security management. It shows you are committed to excellence, professional growth, and a code of conduct. 

The expert panel will introduce the key ASIS certification programmes, and then share their motivation, experience and the benefits they have as a result of obtaining an ASIS certification. There will also be an opportunity to learn more about the ASIS certification process and the different study pathways.  

If you would like to join us please register HERE. We look forward to seeing you.