BAPCO News

European Consortium to Tackle IoT Interoperability, Cybersecurity

18th May 2018

A European consortium of 12 industry and academy partners from France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom won approval from the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation Horizon 2020 to begin working on Brain-IoT.

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Simoco Opens Operations Center at Heathrow

18th May 2018

Simoco Wireless Solutions opened a network operations center (NOC) at Heathrow, which includes a 24/7 monitoring, troubleshooting and maintenance service for radio networks at the U.K.’s busiest airport.

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Motorola Reports Q1 Financials, Expects 5-Year Airwave Contract Extension

16th May 2018

Motorola Solutions reported first quarter financial results with sales of $1.5 billion, up 15 percent from a year ago, with growth in all geographic regions.

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Live Sector News

Scottish SMEs swipe three in five public sector contracts

25 May 2018, 10:38 a.m.

ICO marks GDPR debut with launch of ‘Your Data Matters’ awareness campaign

25 May 2018, 8:03 a.m.

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has hailed today’s introduction of ...

ICO marks GDPR debut with launch of ‘Your Data Matters’ awareness campaign

25 May 2018, 8:03 a.m.

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has hailed today’s introduction of ...

ICO marks GDPR debut with launch of ‘Your Data Matters’ awareness campaign

25 May 2018, 8:03 a.m.

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has hailed today’s introduction of ...

ICO marks GDPR debut with launch of ‘Your Data Matters’ awareness campaign

25 May 2018, 8:03 a.m.

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has hailed today’s introduction of ...

GDPR: how did we get here, and what on earth happens next?

25 May 2018, 5 a.m.

Greater Manchester, Wessex and One London named as health and care record exemplars

24 May 2018, 6:34 p.m.

NHS England has earmarked new local partnerships to work as ...

Greater Manchester, Wessex and One London named as health and care record exemplars

24 May 2018, 6:34 p.m.

NHS England has earmarked new local partnerships to work as ...

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Membership Handbook

25th May 2018

V5 of the BAPCO Membership Handbook


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Improving Crowd Resilience (ICR) Demo Day Agenda

12th Apr 2018

Improving Crowd Resilience Demonstration Day Following the 2017 terror attacks which targeted crowded places, the Office for Security and Counter Terrorism (OSCT) and Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) launched a competition with £1 million of funding available to develop innovative approaches to improve crowd resilience. The competition phase has generated 5 projects which will move from TRL 1-3 to TRL3-5 by May 2018. These projects are eligible to apply for a second phase of funding to support their progression towards the market.


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Improving Crowd Resilience (ICR) Demo Day Project Extracts

12th Apr 2018

Following the 2017 terror attacks which targeted crowded places, the Office for Security and Counter Terrorism (OSCT) and Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) launched a £1 million competition to develop innovative approaches to improve crowd resilience. These innovative ideas will be demonstrated at an event on the 3rd May in London. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/improving-crowd-resilience-demonstration-day-registration-44664582970


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BAPCO 2018 Ian Thompson Explains What BAPCO is all about.

11th Apr 2018

An excerpt from Gert Jan R. Wolf's vlog of BAPCO 2018 in which BAPCO CEO Ian Thompson explains where BAPCO came from, what we do and why people should join and come to our events.


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Frontline online - Smarter blue light services

06th Apr 2018

White Paper submitted by Motorola Solutions in collaboration with Reform


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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.