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Sponsors and Exhibitors

Why Sponsor?

Key Themes at Critical Control Rooms

Working Environment

Its focus shall be the physical attributes of the critical control room. It will thus be concerned with:

  • Ergonomic design of the operator work space
  • Mobile Incident Command
  • Resilience


Its focus shall be the people staffing critical control rooms. It will thus be concerned with:

  • Culture – external and internal
  • Training
  • Staffing patterns
  • Performance measurement
  • Change management

Operations and Capabilities

Its focus shall be the operations concluded through critical control rooms and the related capability required to deliver those operations. It will thus be concerned with:

  • Funding / Affordability
  • Operational models
  • Standards (e.g. Incident recording)
  • Incident Management
  • Special Operations and Event Management
  • Command and Control techniques
  • Interoperability
  • Performance measurement


Its focus shall be the technology underpinning the operations and capability of critical control rooms. It will thus be concerned with:

  • Incident Management (implies mobile telecoms in the dispatch and C&C role)
  • Event and Special Operations Management
  • Communication and Information dissemination
  • external (citizen and collaborators)
  • Command and Control
  • Situational Awareness
  • Supplier relationships
Top Previous Attendees Included:
  • Senior Communication Networks, IT & Development Center Ministry of Interior Estonia
  • Preparedness Coordinator,
  • Director General, Emergency Response Centre Administration
  • COO Head of Security, SOS Alarm Sverige AB
  • Head of Section, Estonian Emergency Response Centre
  • Head of Operational Planning, Birmingham Airport
  • Special Consultant, Danish National Police
  • Senior Customer Relations Manager, Astrid NV
  • Control Centre Manager, CERN
  • Police Authority of Oldenburg, Federal State Niedersachsen Police Chief Inspector
  • Senior CentreComm Manger, Transport for London
  • Social Media Advisor, Twente Police
  • CEO Emergency Communication and Coordination, Centre of Lower Austria
  • Senior ICT Technician, Humberside Fire & Rescue Service
  • Centralised Accident & Trauma Services (CATS), Government of Delhi
  • Fire Control Projects Manager, Dorset Fire & Rescue Service
  • Chief Inspector, Gothenburg Police
  • Deputy Chief of Grasse Fire Station Alpes, Maritimes Fire and Rescue Service
  • Planning Section Expert, Estonian Emergency Reponse Centre
  • Operations Manager, BBC Digital - Online Technology Group
  • Project Architect, Ministry of Interior Turkey
  • Section Chief, Norwegian Police ICT services
  • Watch Commander, Norges Bank
  • Assistant Chief of Police, National Police Directorate Norway
  • Telecommunications Office, Cyprus Police
  • Programme Manager, National Police Netherlands
Why Sponsor or Exhibit

As previously mentioned, the Critical Control Rooms event is the leading event in the European market, entirely dedicated to Critical Situation Management, and the fundermental role that a Control Room plays. Forming Part of the world renowned Critical Communications World Series, the Critical Control rooms event brings to the surface the key questions, and requirements of a modern Control Room, and offers end users a forum in which to meet the leading suppliers and vendors, providing solutions to enhance all areas related to the core functioning of a Control Room.

Furthermore, through exhibiting or sponsoring at the event, it provides participating companies the opportunity to raise their profile amongst their peers, and bring to the attention their specific offerings to potential new customers.

There are a range of methods through which direct engagements can be achieved, and we understand that each organisation has different objectives and requirements, as such we are able to offer a number of varied engagement opportunities to ensure that your message is being conveyed in a way which fits with your overall strategy.

Should you have any questions, or want to find out more about the event and how you may be able to be involved, please don’t hesitate to contact me.


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