World Border Security Congress

Day One

Conference presentations will be conducted in English with Spanish and French simultaneous translation services.
Las presentaciones de la conferencia se realizarán en inglés con servicios de traducción simultánea en español y francés.
Les présentations de la conférence se dérouleront en anglais avec des services de traduction simultanée en espagnol et en français.

Tuesday 20th March 2018

1.30pm-2pm
Opening Welcome to World Border Security Congress
Chairman of behalf of the World Border Security Congress
Minister of Interior, Spain
Maria Jesus Herrera, Head of Mission in Spain, IOM
James Douglass, President, European Association of Airport & Seaport Police (EAASP)

2.15pm-3.30pm
Opening Keynote
– Director General –  National Police / Guardia Civil*
– Dr. Tunji Asaolu, Chairperson, Social Affairs and Health Cluster Committee of the African Union-Economic, Social and Cultural Council
– Rasa Ostrauskaite, Director, Transnational Threats Department, OSCE
– Border security mechanisms – Major General Abdelghani Hamel, Director General of National Security, Algeria & President of the General Assembly of AFRIPOL

3.30pm-4pm – Networking Coffee Break

4.00pm-5.30pm
Identifying and understanding the latest and evolving threats and challenges for border agencies
What are the latest developing threats and challenge of keeping people and trade moving whilst enhancing security in the terrorist age -Safety-Security and Speed

– Alvaro Rodríguez Gaya, Head of Strategy of Europol’s European Migrant Smuggling Centre (EMSC), EUROPOL
– Khalid Zerouali, Director General, Immigration and Border Surveillance, Morocco
– Integral Managament of Security Border (Adolfo Suárez Madrid Barajas Airport) – Jesus Gomez, Chief Commissioner, Madrid Barajas Aiport and Police HQ
– Abdulnasser Segayer, Chairman, Libyan National Team for Security Border Management
How human trafficking and modern slavery are driving illegal migration – Ian Waterfield, Director of Operations, UK Gangmasters and Labour Abuse Authority

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