SECURITY EXPO has opened doors for its 26th edition

SECURITY EXPO 2019, the only Bulgarian exhibition for security and high-tech, opened doors for the 26th time. It is organized by Inter Expo Center and the Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

The official opening on March 6 was attended by Milko Berner, Deputy Minister of Interior, Chief Commissioner Nikolay Nikolov, Director of the Fire Safety and Population Protection Directorate and Mladen Petrov, Director of the Communication and Information Systems Directorate at the Ministry of Interior.

"The exhibition has been developing over the years," Ivailo Ivanov, Manager of Inter Expo Center, commented at the opening ceremony and wished for success and new beneficial contacts.

"SECURITY EXPO has over the years become one of perhaps the most well-recognized exhibitions for security products and technologies. This is where business, government, institutions, new technologies, intelligent solutions, products and services identify their consumers, "said Deputy Interior Minister Milko Berner.

"This is where security experts armed with new technologies, armed with new engineering solutions, are looking for methods to tackle successfully the new threats," he added.

The banking and financial sector is facing the challenges of digital security

The focus of the exhibition is concentrated on the high technology that allows for an effective solution to prevent hacking attacks, to combat fraud on the Internet, to prevent financial abuse.

Financial fraud on the Internet has dramatically increased in recent years, there are cases for more than BGN 2 million leva uncovered in only two years, said Svetlin Lazarov of the Cyber Security Directorate-General for Combating Organized Crime at the opening of the SECURITY OF DIGITAL PAYMENTS conference for secure and affordable online payments. The key challenges are for the banking sector, which has to open its systems in connection with the new PSD2 EU Payment Services Directive, which comes into force in September. The event is organized by Inter Expo Center.

Today, March 7, there will be addressed real threats to information systems and networks by simulating real hacker attacks. Practical measures for prevention and protection will be presented by experts from the Cluster Information Security and the Bulgarian Association of Certified Ethical Hackers. anywhere in the world over the phone.

Demonstrations and premieres at SECURITY EXPO

A number of demonstrations will attract the attention of the professional audience from all sectors - from security, construction, finance, transport, telecom, tourism, agriculture.

On 7 and 8 March a demo truck by HIKVISION – the leader of SECTRON security solutions, will be at the disposal of SECURITY EXPO visitors close to the entrance towards Hall 5 of Inter Expo Center, where this exhibition will be held this year. With the launch of the Italian electric car brand ALKE, visitors will see how the electric car works perfectly under all conditions.


A further series of demonstrations will catch the interest the professional audience from all sectors - security, construction, finance, transport, telecom, tourism, agriculture.

On March 7, there is a presentation of the Emergency Aid and Prevention Directorate at Sofia Municipality. " Technology one step away. 2019 News " is a presentation about the latest technologies in video surveillance and access control systems by Teka Bulgaria. "Sony Video Security - See everything, miss nothing!" will be the topic for presentation by another leader in security systems - Andy-L. Auto Engineering will present ALKE cargo vehicles.

This year's SECURITY EXPO features over 100 global brands and products in the security, security, CCTV, fire-fighting, IT communications and access control sectors, as was stated during the opening ceremony.