Broadband World Forum - 23-25 October 2018 Messe, Berlin, Germany - 20% discount for ETSI Members

18th September 2018

Following a very successful first year back in the German Capital, Broadband World Forum will be returning to Messe, Berlin on the 23-25 October 2018 for more beer, more bratwurst and most importantly, more broadband!

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17th September 2018

ETSI is pleased to invite you to the ETSI New Internet Forum taking place on 12 October 2018 in the Hague (NL) in co-location with SDN NFV World Congress 2018

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Germany Designates 7layers as eCall Technical Service

10th September 2018

The German Federal Motor Transport Authority (KBA) designated 7layers as a technical service for eCall Regulation UN R-144 and EU 2017/79.

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Latest Resources


Press Release: APD launches International Control Room Week

03rd Sep 2018

APD launches International Control Room Week to celebrate behind-the-scenes stars Press release August 30, 2018 Software pioneer APD Communications is launching a special week celebrating the extraordinary work of emergency services call handlers and dispatch teams.

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BAPCO Satellite Series - Newcastle - Paper Submission Form

31st Jul 2018

Submission deadline 26 September 2018.

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Press Release - APD launches Tapestry of the Emergency Services with tech community

25th Jul 2018

APD chose the Centre for Digital Innovation (C4DI) tech hub in the company’s home city of Hull as the launch venue for its colourful illustration of its work supporting emergency services organisations. The 6ft by 4ft creation, called the Tapestry of the Emergency Services, was unveiled at C4DI and it now has pride of place in APD’s reception at Newland Science Park, adjacent to the University of Hull. Visitors to APD are invited to continue to contribute to a living piece of art that tells the story of the emergency services and how they will evolve over time.

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July 2018

17th Jul 2018

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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.