Security & Counter Terror Expo, 5-6 March 2019, Olympia, London


CNI Protection | Cyber Security | Policing and Counter Terrorism | Major event security | Border security | Offender management | Services


Why visit

The UK's Leading National Security Event

Security & Counter Terror Expo, flagship event of UK Security Week, is the UK's definitive showcase of the capabilities, technology and expert knowledge to protect nations, businesses and people from terrorism and serious security threats.

It is an essential visit for professionals from Government, Private Sector, Critical National Infrastructure, Military, Law Enforcement, Transport Security, Border Security, Security Services, Major Events and Emergency Services. The 2018 event attracted 9,851 security professionals from more than 114 countries.

SCTX will also feature an expansive educational programme that will deliver unrivalled insight into current issues and how to combat new challenges. 10 conference streams, which will run on the exhibition floor, will cover border security, the cyber threat, protecting national infrastructure, policing, major events security and security design.



  • The show is a brilliant platform to gain insights into what’s going on in the field across multiple sectors. The wide variety of conferences on offer has kept me busy for the entirety of the show and it’s great to see so many new innovations coming through on the exhibition floor.
    Martine Vold
    Norwegian Defence Estate Agency
  • It has been very interesting to see so many industry leading speakers under one roof. Security in crowded places is particularly topical currently and the WCT congress has been great to gain exclusive access to the latest measures other high profile attractions are taking.
    Head of Security at the O2, London
  • It’s the first time I have attended SCTX and it’s great to see so many new technologies on display. The presentations add a fantastic dimension to the show and I have been impressed at the wide variety of sessions on offer. The show floor has a buzz about it and with so much going on I haven’t stopped!
    Juliana Rocha
    School of Medicine

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10,000+ VISITORS


Who should visit?

Security & Counter Terror Expo is a focused exhibition that delivers the ideal platform for those from the public and private sectors tasked with sourcing and delivering a robust defense against terrorism.

Police & Law Enforcement 

  • Police
  • Intelligence services
  • Prisons/Offender Management
  • Specialist Operations 

Government / Public Sector

  • National
  • Local
  • Home Office
  • Cabinet Office
  • Embassies
  • Ministry of Interior

Transport & Borders

  • Aviation
  • Border
  • Rail
  • Maritime
  • Supply Chain
  • Customs
  • Public Transport

Critical National Infrastructure

  • Utilities
  • Water
  • Communications
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Transport
  • Healthcare
  • Finance
  • Chemicals

Emergency Services 

  • Police
  • Ambulance
  • Fire & Rescue



  • EOD
  • MoD
  • Army
  • Navy
  • Air
  • Intelligence

Private Sector

  • Retail
  • Finance/Banking
  • Architects
  • Hotels
  • Venues
  • Corporate
  • Insurance
  • Construction

Major Events

  • Olympics / Major Games
  • Sports Stadia
  • Concert / Festivals
  • Political Summits

Part of UK Security Week

UK Security Week will present a full national security solutions marketplace for professionals tasked with protecting people, critical national infrastructure and major assets​.

Running on 5-6 March 2019, the event will incorporate several leading events and will collectively see over 350 exhibitors, 12+ conferences as well as multiple demonstration and networking platforms. Join over 10,000 colleagues for two days of intense learning, networking and exploration of the latest technology.

Take a look at the launch website



Supporting partners



Supported by

Counter terror

Premier media and content partner

Felix fund

Official charity

IHS Janes

Media Sponsor

Quick links

Venue and opening times

Olympia London


5th March 2019 // 9:00-17:45


6th March 2019 // 9:00-16:45

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