People & Events

See what has happened in security and communications related events around the world. Browse through photos taken in the events. For some events, there are "blog posts" which feature some personal experiences.


ADIPEC - Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference, world's largest energy event and organized for the 31st time at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center

CCW 2015

Critical Communications World, held 19-21 May 2015 in Barcelona, Spain

PMRExpo 2014

PMRExpo 2014 was held 25-27 Nov 2014 at the Koelnmesse in Cologne, Germany

CCME 2014

CCME was held 15-16 Sep 2014 at the Jumeirah Beach Hotel in Dubai

CCW 2014

Critical Communications World, held 20-22 May 2014 in Singapore

CC Europe 2014

CC Europe 2014 was held at the NH Grand Hotel Krasnapolsk in Amsterdam, Netherlands, 10-12 March 2014.

PMR Expo 2013

The PMR Expo 2013 opened on 26 Nov 2013 in Cologne, Germany. Cassidian launched the P8GR active TETRA pager and showed examples of mobile TETRA solutions as well as command and control solutions at this event.

CCW 2013

Critical Communications World, held 21-24 May 2013 in Paris, France

Aero India 2013

9th International Exhibition on Aerospace, Defence & Civil Aviation in Bengaluru, India

PMR Expo 2012

The 12th annual PMR Expo 2012 took place in Cologne, Germany. Cassidian was at the congress, showing examples of easy connectivity.

Key Touch sees the world

Key Touch has been spotted at events worldover. Here are a few examples where.

The Finnish Navy Forces' Day Parade 9.7.2012

The Finnish Navy is responsible for the maintenance and development of the capability of maritime defence as well as for maritime surveillance, securing territorial integrity and safeguarding vital sea lines of communication in accordance with the mission statement of the Defence Forces.

TETRA World Congress 2012

Dubai hosted the TETRA World Congress 2012


World leaders in maritime defence technology were drawn to Qatar for the third Doha International Maritime Defence Exhibition and Conference (DIMDEX 2012).

VIRVE Day 2012

VIRVE Day 2012 was organised by State Security Networks, Ltd. and held on March 20 2012 in Helsinki, Finland.

RAKEL Day 2012 - Rakeldagen 2012

RAKEL is the name of the authority network in Sweden.

PMR Expo 2011

The 11th annual PMR Expo 2011 took place in Cologne, Germany. Cassidian was at the congress, showing how instant information means improved safety.

Milipol Paris 2011

MILIPOL is a major exhibition in Paris, focusing on products and services from state security to civil protection. Different exhibition areas include: Information and Communications Technology, Mobility – Road safety, Arms and Ammunition, Fabrics – Special equipment, Major Risks area and Groups.

PMR Summit 2011

The modern hotel Melia was a perfect venue for the PMR community to learn about new technologies and solutions.

DSEi Exhibition

DSEi was held 13-16.9.2011 in London. It is the key event for the defence and security community. The over 1,300 visitors got to view the latest equipment and systems from the world’s defence and security industry.

TETRA Association events

Key Touch editor shares his photos from the TETRA Association Congress, 6 Sep 2011 in Mexico and from the TETRA Association Congress, 8 Sep 2011 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA.

APCO 2011, Aug 7-10

APCO International is the largest public safety communications event in North America.

Assembly 2011 computer festival

Event organisers of the huge computer festival in Finland used TETRA radios to help the event run smoothly in Hartwall Arena, Helsinki

Exercise in moving troops

Key Touch photographer got to see how NH90 helicopters of the Finnish Army were performing in a large national maneuver. The ten-day-long maneuver named Pyörremyrsky (whirlwind) had about 11.000 troops exercising their operations. The helicopters are used also in joint operations with other authorities as they are equipped with search and rescue as well as TETRA communication equipment.

Rescue demonstration, TWC 2011

TETRA World Congress 2011

13th annual TETRA World Congress focuses on "Critical Communications for an Evolving World"

EU Emergency Services Workshop

EENA, the European Emergency Number Association, is a Brussels-based NGO set up in 1999 dedicated to promoting high-quality emergency services reached by the number 112 throughout the EU. EENA serves as a discussion platform for emergency services, public authorities, decision makers, associations and solution providers in view of improving emergency response in accordance with citizens' requirements.

NNEC Conference, Helsinki, Finland

NATO Network Enabled Capability (NNEC) Conference 2011 was held at the Scandic Grand Marina Hotel & Congress Center in Helsinki, Finland on 5-7 April 2011

Nordic Ski World Championships, Oslo 2011

Cassidian's TETRA system and radios helped secure the events.

VIRVE Day 2011

VIRVE Day 2011 was organised by State Security Networks, Ltd. and held on March 2 2011 in Helsinki, Finland. More than 400 guests visited the event.

PMRExpo 2010, Cologne, Germany

Each year, PMRExpo brings together high-level personnel, professional visitors and specialised participants from the target groups of BOS (police, fire brigade, rescue services, THW), public local transportation (ÖPNV), logistics, energy industry, city administrations, industry, and specialised trade.

Security & Safety Exhibition 2010 in Tampere Finland

Exhibition shows a wide range of solutions including personal protection devices, mechanical security systems, technological protection, security systems, ...

APCO International Conference

Executives, dispatchers, and technicians involved in all aspects of public safety communications got together in Houston, Texas during August 1-5

The 19th FIFA World Cup took place during June 11th-July 11th

INTERSCHUTZ 2010 Trade Fair

The annual INTERSCHUTZ exhibition is a trade fair for professionals from the rescue, fire prevention, disaster relief, safety and security sectors.A thorough spectrum from all of these fields are secured by more than 1000 exhibitors, CASSIDIAN amongst the most noteworthy.

EADS Distributor and VAR Seminar 2010

The annual EADS Distributor and VAR Seminar provided an update on recent developments in the business. Once more managers and specialists shared the latest information on the products and future plans. At the end of each day the participants got to unwind in beautiful Stockholm at some special activities.

TETRA World Congress 2010

The 12th TETRA World Congress is held in Singapore on 25-27 of May. Over 75 companies (including CASSIDIAN) are exhibiting the latest developments in the industry.


VIRVE Day 2010 was organised by State Security Networks, Ltd. and held on March 2 2010 in Helsinki, Finland. 400 guests visited the event.

Rakel Day

RAKEL is name of the shared authority network in Sweden. MBS organized first RAKEL day for user organizations on 27th of January 2010.