Public Safety Trade Mission to New Zealand & Australia – National Teleforum to Discuss Unique Trade Opportunity
May 9, 2014

CATAAlliance and the Canadian Interoperability Technology Interest Group (CITIG) in collaboration with the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada (DFATD) are organizing a Public Safety & Security ICT Trade Mission to Australia and New Zealand from 30th September to 7th October 2014.

Led by senior officials from Canada’s first responder community, this mission will provide participants with an opportunity to meet with key players and gather first-hand market intelligence on Australasia’s rapidly expanding public safety and security markets within a diverse cross-section of private companies, associations, public safety agencies and public sector entities.

On May 15, 2014, at 4:30 p.m. EST, join Nigel Sabin, Trade Commissioner, Australia Consulate General of Canada, Fabienne Bovis, Trade Commissioner, New Zealand Consulate and Trade Office of Canada, Eric Torunski, Executive Director, CITIG, and Inspector (Ret.) Lance Valcour, O.O.M, Mission Advisor, in a discussion hosted by CATAAlliance’s VP Kevin Wennekes, as they share an overview of the mission details and answer any related questions from participants.

This mission will be of interest to companies offering public safety, security and critical infrastructure products and solutions, including but not limited to: Command and Control solutions; secure voice and data communications; Broadband data solutions; Next Generation 9-1-1 (text, photo, video) systems; Scanning solutions; Identity management systems; Surveillance solutions; Training and simulation; Cyber security; and Robotics.

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Register for this free teleforum today by emailing Kevin Wennekes at with NZ&A Trade Mission in the subject line.

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