Live Sector News

Over one million women working in STEM roles in UK, reveals WISE campaign

5 Dec 2019, 4:32 p.m.

The WISE campaign (Women into Science and Engineering) has revealed ...

EXCL: HMRC ‘monitoring exposure’ to Windows 7 as end-of-support looms

5 Dec 2019, 2:55 p.m.

Defence secretary: ‘Hybrid warfare is our new reality’

5 Dec 2019, 1:13 p.m.

Council collaboration catches on

5 Dec 2019, 11:52 a.m.

UK’s MoD awards photocopiers supply contract to Canon

5 Dec 2019, 11:14 a.m.

The UK’s Ministry of Defence (MoD) has awarded a £1.12m ...

JISC picks suppliers to help it support the EdTech ecosystem

5 Dec 2019, 7:46 a.m.

JISC has an unusual place in the education sector in ...

Turning luxury into utility: broadband lessons from the frozen north

5 Dec 2019, 7:45 a.m.

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn’s £20 billion General Election campaign pledge ...

Urban Tide wins Energy Systems Catapult contract to develop data platform for ERIS

4 Dec 2019, 2:03 p.m.

Urban Tide, a Scotland-based smart cities data specialist, has won ...


Latest Resources


EENA Tech Position Paper December 2019

02nd Dec 2019

EENA Paper calling for stronger collaboration by tech companies with emergency services before launching new tech.

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MAIT - Update and Deployment Plan - Tony Bracey

19th Nov 2019

Delivered by Tony Bracey, Joint Emergency Services Group (JESG) Wales

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Cradlepoint in-vehicle LTE router solution wins ESN authorisation at the critical bearer level - Peter Warren

19th Nov 2019

Delivered by Peter Warren, Head of Public Safety, Cradlepoint EMEA

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Emergency Services Network – How will we know that it works? An overview of Operational Evaluation

19th Nov 2019

Delivered by Dr Stuart Lander, ESN Operational Evaluation Lead, Supt Ieuan Matthews, ESN Regional Co-ordination Manager: Wales & Julie Grosert, NFCC Business Change and Assurance Manager

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NG999 - Next Steps - Ch Supt David Jackson

19th Nov 2019

Delivered by Ch Supt David Jackson, Metropolitan Police

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British APCO (previously known as BAPCO) is now acknowledged as the leading UK based Association in the British Isles for all professionals in public safety and civil contingencies communications and information systems.

British APCO is a growing community with extensive communications knowledge gained as a result of delivering real life public safety.  We are an independent, user led, not for profit association working to improve emergency services and public safety communications and information technology for everybody’s benefit.

British APCO members are an important part of a worldwide network of public safety communications and information technology professionals.  British APCO is affiliated to APCO Global Alliance which includes sister organisations representing public safety users in the USA and Canada.

Our members' individual experience, knowledge and expertise combined with that of our partners worldwide helps British APCO act as a hub for knowledge and support in a fast moving sector focused on public safety.