We are due to host a further Satellite Series event this summer focused on the topic of NG999. The event will be hosted in an intimate round-table format at the Rag Army and Navy Club, London on Tuesday 11 June 2019.

The Aim:

To inform and update attendees on the plans and possibilities for Next Generation 999.  To engage in debate on future strategies and technologies.

Programme - 11 June 2019

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09:45 - 10:15

Registration and welcome refreshments

10:15 - 10:20

Welcome & British APCO update

John Anthony MBE, President, British APCO
10:20 - 10.50 Introducing the Next-Generation of Public Safety Amir Elichai, Chief Executive Officer & Founder of Carbyne
10:50 - 11:15

The User Perspective
What do we want? What do we need? How is it governed?

Darryl Keen, Chair of the 999 Liaison Committee and Chief of Hertfordshire Fire & Rescue Service
11:15 - 11:40

The Supplier Perspective
What are we doing? What will be provided?

John Medland, 999 Policy Manager, BT
11:40 - 12:05

Refreshment break

12:05 - 12:30

A view from the edge
The App Developers

Andrew Richardson, Chief Commercial Officer, Realsafe Technologies Ltd
12:30 - 12:55

Modern Infrastructure for Data-Driven Emergency Response

Jessica Reed, Director, European Operations at RapidSOS
12:55 - 13:05 Drones for Public Safety and NG999 Ben Ryland – Head of Public Sector, FourNet
13:05 - 14:05


14:05 - 14:30

The European Standardization Perspective

Chantal Bonardi, EMTEL Technical Officer, ETSI
14:30 - 15:40

Round Table Discussion

Led by BAPCO Executive Committee Members
15:40 - 16:05

Refreshment break

16:05 - 16:55

Debate/Panel Discussion following Round Table

John Anthony MBE, President, British APCO
16:55 - 18:00

Drinks Reception



The main points of the day will be summarised in a White Paper style that will be shared with attendees and the wider emergency services via their respective Chiefs’ Associations.  Going forward, we would like to initiate wider debate across the services and within Government on this important subject.

BAPCO would like to thank our event sponsors: