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SecProTec East Africa 2016 powered by Intersec 52 participating (11 nations) and 1,510 visitors (9 nations)

SecProTec East Africa powered by Intersec took place for the fourth time. The second edition in partnership with Messe Frankfurt and its world famous brand “Intersec” proved to be the leading security business platform for the whole East and Central African region. From 15th – 17th September 2016, 52 local and international companies showed their latest products and innovations to the security industry. The companies represented 11 different countries - Arab Emirates, China, Denmark, Egypt, Germany, Great Britain, Italy, Kenya, Pakistan, South Africa and Taiwan.

1,510 trade visitors and government bodies mostly from Kenya, but also from Ethiopia, Somalia, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and the United Arab Emirates, attended the exhibition and conference in the Kenyatta International Convention Centre – an increase of 7.3 % compared to SecProTec 2015. The exhibitor profile covered industry fields like fire fighting & prevent...read more

Messe Frankfurt further expands portfolio in Africa - “SecProTec East Africa powered by Intersec” security fair to make its début in July 2015

Having acquired a South African subsidiary with several events in the middle of this year, Messe Frankfurt is continuing to expand its portfolio in Africa. Trade & Fairs Consulting GmbH, planetfair GmbH + Co. KG, organisers of the only security trade fair in East Africa, and Messe Frankfurt are to come together to form a strategic partnership. As of 2015, the trade fair will be operating under the name “SecProTec East Africa powered by Intersec” for the first time. The event will be held between 9 and 11 July 2015 at the Kenyatta International Conference Center (KICC) in Nairobi, Kenya.

Messe Frankfurt has been active in Africa since 1954 and the Group is now represented by its sales partners all over the continent. Uwe Behm, Member of the Executive Board of Messe Frankfurt, explained: “The African continent has ample economic power and therefore has significant potential for international trade fairs. The cooperation with Trade & Fairs and plane...read more

SecProTec East Africa 2014 – ideal platform to serve the region with trade, marketing and information exchange

Leading trade show for Security, Protection & Technology; 20th to 22nd August 2015, Nairobi, Kenya

East Africa’s only dedicated trade fair for the security and safety industry took place from 20th to 22nd of August 2014 in Nairobi, Kenya. 45 international companies from 12 countries within Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa have been rewarded for their participation with a high profile and high quality 3 days B2B-event. The trade fair floor combined with a conference area attracted 1.312 pure trade buyers as well as government personnel from destinations throughout East and Central Africa.

“Shoulder-to-shoulder with Kenya’s Security Industry Association (KSIA) and the support of various government entities, the Kenyan Chamber of Commerce and Industry as well as the Protective Security Industry Association (PSIA) the trade fair welcomed visitors from all sectors of the safety and security business and proved to be the ...read more

Press Release November 2012, Nairobi, Kenya

planetfair GmbH + Co. KG and Trade and Fairs East Africa Ltd. cooperate on several trade exhibitions in East Africa. First Trade Expo: SecProTec East Africa for Security, Protection & Technology; 25th to 27th September 2013, Nairobi, Kenya.

The joint venture starts with the international trade show on Security, Protection and Technology called SecProTec East Africa 2013. In cooperation with the Kenyan government, the Ministry for East African Community (EAC) and the Kenya Security Industry Association (KSIA), the exhibition will take place from 25th to 27th September 2013 in Nairobi, Kenya.

The international trade exhibition will speed up existing potential and development in the East and Central African region and bring together international business partners. Hamburg (Germany); Nairobi (Kenya) – 13th November, 2012 planetfair GmbH + Co. KG and Trade and Fairs East Africa Ltd. (TFEA) signed an exhibition cooperatio...read more