New EU law on cars could save lives but the UK is still running behind.

Forget having a fridge that can re-order your milk, the first internet-connected thing that will add real value to your life could be your car. A little known EU mandate means that all new car models sold in the EU from April 2018 will have to integrate ‘eCall’ functions. This will make us safer ...

EENA Conference 2017 - Post-Event Material now available

The EENA Conference 2017 was held last week with 3 days full of discussions & debates on the trends in emergency services. The after-event material is now available.

British APCO President John Anthony and CEO Ian Thompson attended the EENA Conference 2017 in Budapest. BAPCO and ...

Broadmap Final Stakeholders' Workshop

Attendees at the workshop were told it's mission accomplished for the EU-funded flagship project taking the first step towards future procurement of interoperable next generation broadband radio communication systems for public safety and security.

That was the main message of the BroadMap Final Stakeholders’ Workshop which took place on 6 April 2017, gathering more than 100 participants from 18 countries representing practitioners and all interested stakeholders of the Public Protection and Disaster Relief (PPDR) community: public authorities, industry, research, regulators as well as the finance sector!This final Workshop was the opportunity for the attendees to learn more about the project activities and outcomes, now that the BroadMap project is coming to an end after a year of hard work. The BroadMap team presented in detail the methodology adopted throughout the ...

Events

British APCO holds a number of updates and sessions throughout the year across many topics and initiatives.

British APCO Spring Event 23 & 24 May 2017

23 May 2017

We are delighted to announce an additional event to the BAPCO Series. In May 2017, we'll be holding a conference and exhibition at the Hilton Grosvenor, Edinburgh.