Safety and Security

About this track

This track focuses on the possibilities and limitations in utilizing video for safety & security. We will hear about the legal side of things, get the authorities take on the subject and see the newest technologies in the field as well as get the prospects for the future.


Possibilities and limitations in utilizing video for safety & security

Tuesday 28th | Room: iSense | Finnkino Plevna

09:00 – 09:15 Opening speech by Teppo Rantanen, City of Tampere
09:15 – 09:45 CONFERENCE KEYNOTE by Martin Brynskov, chair of the OASC
09:45 – 10:00 CONFERENCE KEYNOTE by Gila Gamliel MK, Israel’s Minister for Social Equality
10:00 – 10:45 International panel discussion: Smart Cities in a Changing World | Lead by Teppo Rantanen, Executive Director, City of Tampere

Safety and Security | Room: 9

11:00 – 11:30 Towards smart, safe and secure video solutions in SURE project, Anniina Autero, SURE, City of Tampere

Security and safety, a strategic goal for the City of Tampere, Jouni Perttula, City of Tampere   

11:30 – 12:00 Intersection of video analytics and EU legislation, Ida Koskinen, Merkurius Law

12:00 – 13:13 Lunch 

13:15 – 13:45 Ethical Questions of Facial Recognition Technologies, Mika Nieminen, VTT

13:50 – 14:20 Seeing and Capturing – Human Eye and Camera, VP of Imaging, Juha Alakarhu, Axon

14:20 – 14:50 Smart city as an experiment platform, Sari Mäenpää, Senior Consultant, Insta

14:50 – 15:20 Coffee

15:20 – 15:50 Video analytics and machine learning in patient safety and healthcare, Katja Taalas, Verso Vision

16:00 – 16:30 Drone as First Responder (DFR), Matti Kronqvist, Nsion


More updates coming soon…