The 23 edition of the flagship event, under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mansoor BinMohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum,will be staged under the theme of ‘Uniting the world’s leadingindustry specialists for the safety & security of future generations.’ His Highness said: “Intersec will bethe most important platform of the year for businesses and governments to collaborate and continueon their paths of building a sustainable, safer and more secure world for our generation and those thatfollow. We look forward to hosting our communities once again, safely, physically and live in-person.”The first industry gathering of 2022, staged at Dubai World Trade Center from 16-18 January, is the onlyevent in the region that brings the entire ecosystem of emergency services, security and safetytogether at one time. Demonstrating Intersec’s strategic importance to the UAE, long-standing OfficialSupporters include Dubai Police, Dubai Civil Defense, Security Industry Regulatory Agency (SIRA) andDubai Municipality while additional government partners for 2022 will be announced shortly.Intersec’s innovation and technology focus will include its first ever Cyber Lab offering a vital platformfor knowledge. Organiser, Messe Frankfurt has worked closely with industry stakeholders, from both theprivate and public sector, to develop an event that reflects both their current and future needs thatoffers attendees bespoke platforms to gain expert insight on future capacity and capabilities.Christine Davidson, Intersec’s Group Exhibition Director, said: “There has never been such an intensefocus as there is today on the security and safety industry which has been at the frontline ofprotecting the world’s communities over the last 18 months during this time of significant globaldisruption.“Having invested heavily to deliver an outstanding program that will address the sector’s most vitalissues and opportunities, Intersec 2022 brings the industry together at this crucial juncture to shareknowledge from recent experiences and look to the future with the event’s most powerful series ofconferences including multiple platforms for strategic G2G, G2B and B2B discussions and deep divesessions into key sector verticals.”Ms Davidson added: “The phenomenal development in the framework of the show will see the bestminds in the industry come to the table with the most content-rich program ever seen at Intersec. Wehave the most comprehensive line-up of international and regional speakers, dynamic networkingopportunities, coupled with world-class exhibitors to bring the most relevant value to Intersec’sattendees. We have built a world-class team to deliver this event and over the coming weeks we will besharing further details of our elite speakers and conference program that will demonstrate theextraordinary value of the event to our attendees.”Seen as a nexus for the industry, Intersec will bring together thousands of its most powerfulstakeholders for bilateral government and business discussions on mitigating and addressingvulnerabilities of the future. They will be joined by leading regional and international brands exhibitingthe most innovative systems and solutions in a dynamic environment that will enable face-to-face andvirtual exchange through interactive roundtables, workshops and ‘closed-door’ confidentialconversations.