Axel Schmidt: new chairman of Security Essen advisory board
Axel Schmidt, member of the board of the BHE Bundesverband Sicherheitstechnik e.V., the Federal Association for Security Technology, now chairs the advisory board of the Security Essen, the trade fair for civil security that will be held at Messe Essen from September 17 to 20, 2024.
The industry expert was confirmed at the last advisory board meeting of the leading trade fair. “We are very pleased to have gained Axel Schmidt, a proven expert in the security industry and a supporter of Security Essen,” says Oliver P. Kuhrt, Managing Director of Messe Essen.
“For many years, the BHE and also Salto Systems – the new Advisory Board Chairman Schmidt says – have been represented at Security Essen. It is an enormously important industry platform. I am therefore now very pleased to be able to get even more involved and, above all, to support the digital orientation of the trade fair.”
“A representative from the ranks of the German Security Industry Association (BDSW) will be appointed as Vice Chairman of the Security Essen Trade Fair Advisory Board”, they add from Messe Essen.
The focal points of the next Security Essen have already been determined. The familiar exhibition areas
• Access, mechatronics, mechanics and systems
• Fire, intrusion and systems
• Digital Networking Security
will be joined in 2024 by the newly created “Civil Protection and Civil Defense” topic area.