MILIPOL 2021: Four days of exchange and discovery for all security professionals

During its 22nd edition, Milipol Paris, the world's leading security event, is laying on a substantial series of talks when all key homeland security issues will be assessed. Organised under the aegis of the French Ministry of the Interior, Milipol will be inaugurated on 19 October by Minister of the Interior Gérald Darmanin.  1,000 exhibitors, 30,000 visitors from within and outside France and 150 official delegations are expected.

In partnership with the Institut des Hautes Etudes du Ministere de Interieur, Milipol Paris is staging a new series of talks focusing on international issues for homeland security. Yann Jounot, Préfet, Chairman & CEO of Cvipol and President of the Milipol trade fairs, will introduce the opening talk on the main theme: Peacetime, Times of crisis, Exchanges at European level.

The series will feature top international experts speaking in French and English at events in various formats: keynote speeches, conferences, case studies and round tables.

The programme includes:

  • Large events Security Management, with two round tables based on practical examples: learning from experience, the case of the G7 in Biarritz, and security management and risk reduction at two major sports events – the 2022 Football World Cup in Qatar and the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris.  
  • Fight against Terrorism: What role for private providers at an international scale? With two round tables: the fight against terrorism financing: an illustration of decompartmentalizations in the public/private sectors and cooperation between international partners, and social networks as a medium for terrorist propaganda and a means of radicalisation. Where does the Internet ecosystem come in?  
  • National and European digital sovereignty for a safer & more resilient society in the context of "Security Thursday".  
  • Climate change and security governance between local and gloabal, with two round tables: identifying the main risks of climate change risks and the impact on homeland security, and a focus on climate change-driven population migrations and the prospects for coordination between States. 

 Opening times:

  • Tuesday 19, Wednesday 20 and Thursday 21 October: 9 am to 5 pm
  • Friday 22 October: 9 am to 4.30 pm
  • Venue: Paris-Nord Villepinte exhibition centre

About Milipol

Milipol Paris, the leading event for Homeland security and safety, is organized under the aegis of the French Ministry for the Interior, in partnership with the French National Police and Gendarmerie, the French Civil Security and Crisis Management Department, the Ministry of Economy and Finance with the French Customs Department. The MILIPOL brand embodies high quality, international events covering the Global Security Ecosystem. It is represented by Milipol Paris, Milipol Qatar and Milipol Asia-Pacific, so creating the world’s leading international network of events dedicated to solutions, technologies and innovations for Homeland Security and Safety.



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