Tuesday, 19th February 2019


07:30

Opening of the Exhibition / Registration

08:45

Opening of the 22nd European Police Congress, R. Uwe Proll, Editor-in-Chief and Publisher, Behörden Spiegel

09:00

Horst Seehofer, Federal Minister of the Interior, Building and Community, Federal Republic of Germany

09:30

Wolfgang Sobotka, President of the National Council, Republic Austria

10:00

Viorica Dancila*, Prime Minister, Romania

10:30

Andreas Kleinknecht, Senior Director of the Public Sector division, Member of the executive board of Microsoft Deutschland GmbH

11:00

Coffee Break

11:45

Panel session 1

Panel 1A - Border security: smart borders and identity management

Chair: Matthias Seeger, President (rtd.), Federal Police Central Office

  • Simon Dufaut, Regional Sales Manager | Public Security Division, IDEMIA
  • Kai Hartmann, Senior Experte Digitale Polizeiarbeit, Capgemini
  • Alois Mannichl*, Head of the Bavarian border police
  • Günther Mull, CEO, DERMALOG
  • Laurent Muschel*, Director for Migration and Protection, Directorate-General Migration and Home Affairs (HOME), European Commission
Panel 1B - Big Data at the police

Chair: Dieter Schürmann, Police General Director of Investigation, Ministry of the Interior of North Rhine-Westphalia

  • Alexander Babuta, Research Fellow, National Security and Resilience, Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies, Great Britain
  • Jochen Dahlke, Head of Big Data, Central Office for Information Technology in the Security Sector
  • Dominik Kumer, Disy Informationssysteme GmbH
  • Fabian Schladitz, Leiter CoE Künstliche Intelligenz, Capgemini
  • Dr. Thomas Schweer, Institut für musterbasierte Prognosetechnik
Panel 1C - Organised crime: economy & finances

Chair: Sebastian Fiedler, State Chairman North Rhine-Westphalia, Bund Deutscher Kriminalbeamter

  • Fabian Mazza, Global Head of Government and Public Sector, Bureau van Dijk - A Moody‘s Analystics Company
  • Frederic Pierson*, Head of the criminal assets bureau (ECAB), European Police Office (Europol)
  • Raluca Alexanda Pruna, Head of Unit Financial crime, Directorate-General Justice and Consumers (JUST), European Commission
  • N.N., IBM
Panel 1D - Cybercrime: current phenomena and challenges

Chair: Markus Koths, Head of the Cybercrime Unit, Federal Criminal Police (BKA)

  • Michael Kranawetter, National Security Officer, Microsoft Deutschland GmbH
  • Ramon Mörl, Managing director, itWatch GmbH
  • Roland Schmidt, Schönhofer Sales and Engineering GmbH
  • Alexander Seger*, Head of the Cybercrime Division of the Council of Europe
  • Egidija Versinskiene, Director, Lithuanian Cybercrime Centre of Excellence for Training, Research and Education
Panel 1E - The importance of of road safety for combating crime (Panel in cooperation with Deutsche Polizeigewerkschaft)

Chair: Kirsten Lühmann, MP, SPD-parliamantary group of the German Bundestag

  • Wolfgang Lang, VITRONIC
  • Aidan Reid*, TISPOL
  • Stefan Pfeiffer, Traffic police inspection Feucht, Police Bayern
  • Dietmar Schwalm, Sensys Gatso Deutschland

13:15

Lunch

14:40

Border Security in Europe

Moderation: Fritz Rudolf Körper, State Secretary (ret.)

  • Prefect Massimo Bontempi*, Director, Central Directorate for Immigration and Border Police, Italian Republic
  • Fabrice Leggeri, Executive Director, European Border and Coast Guard Agency (Frontex), European Union
  • Adrian Popescu*, General Inspector of the Border Police, Romania
  • Dr. Dieter Romann, President, Federal Police Headquarters, Federal Republic of Germany
  • Major General Robert Strondl*, Head of Unit II/2 Ministry for the Interior, Republic Austria
  • Police Lieutenant General Zacharoula Tsirigoti*, Inspector General for Aliens and Border Protection, Hellenic Police, Greece

15:40

Analytics in investigative work using an example of counter-terrorism

  • Michael Hohensee, Manager Pre-Sales Fraud NEMEA & Leendert Kollmer, Solution Architect Pre-Sales Fraud NEMEA, SAS Deutschland

16:00

Coffee Break

16:15

Panel session 2

Panel 2A - Cybercrime, espionage, economic protection: common challenges for security authorities and the economy

Chair: Florian Lindemann, Head of Cyber Akademie

  • Martin Meints, IT-Security officer, Dataport
  • Patrick Pickel, Bavarian State Ministry of the Interior and for Integration
Panel 2B - Violance against police officers

Chair: Dr. Sebastian Söllner, Senate Chancellery , The Governing Mayor of Berlin

  • Christian Scherf, Country Manager Deutschland, Axon Public Safety Germany SE
  • Dietmar Schilff, Deputy national chairman, State ChairmanLower Saxony, Gewerkschaft der Polizei
  • Sven Steffes-Holländer, Chefarzt, Heiligenfeld Klinik Berlin
  • Benjamin Strasser, MP, FDP-parliamentary group, German Bundestag
  • Dirk Weiler*, Landesamt für Zentrale Polizeiliche Dienste North Rhine-Westphalia
  • Niklas Wiese, 3M
Panel 2C - Secure Mobile Communication

Chair: Dr. Barbara Held, Head of unit B, Federal Agency for Public Safety Digital Radio (BDBOS)

  • Dee Collins*, Chief Constable, West Yorkshire Police
  • Oliver Harzheim, Chief Security Officer (CSO), Vodafone GmbH
  • Andreas Noack, CEO, stashcat GmbH
  • Michael Herman Wolf, Sales manager DACH, Airbus Defence and Space, Secure Land Communications
  • N.N., Hytera
Panel 2D - Future police officer

Chair: Bernd Heinen*, Commissioner of the State Police Service , Ministry of the Interior North Rhine- Westphalia

  • Sven Hallbauer, Head of Public Sales, Rohde & Schwarz Cybersecurity
  • Dr. Torsten Holleck*, Head of the police unit, Ministery of the Interior, Rural Areas and Integration of Schleswig-Holstein
  • Hagen Husgen, National secretary, State Chairman Saxony, Gewerkschaft der Polizei
  • Marc Schulz, Senior consultant, secunet Security Networks AG
  • Jürgen Wiggering, Disy Informationssysteme GmbH
  • N.N., Bundesdruckerei
Panel 2E - Electromobility - experiences from the field of police use

Chair: Claudia Puglisi, Head of Department, Central Police Directorate Lower Saxony

  • Jost Krüger, Volkswagen AG
  • Dr. Kerstin Schmidt, Institute of Automotive Management and Industrial Production, Technische Universität Braunschweig
  • Mathias Schröder, Lower Saxony Ministry for Internal Affairs and Sport
  • Oliver Suckow, Projektleiter lautlos&einsatzbereit, Police department Braunschweig
Panel 2F - Analysis and evaluation of mass data

Chair: Richard Benda, President, Vereinigung Kriminaldienst Republic Austria

  • Till Elborg, sinc
  • Rolf Hempel*, Head of Lab Simulation and Software Technology, German Aerospace Center
  • Marlies Segers, Client Development Executive, LexisNexis
  • Lukas Schiffer, Key Account Manager Sales Europe, Jenoptik
  • Oscar Wijsman, Big Data, Analytics & Data Science, Politie Netherlands
Panel 2G - Intelligent video analysis as a tool for the police

Chair: Thomas Striethörster, President, Federal Police Division

  • Andreas Beerbaum, CIO, SeeTec GmbH Dr. Jörg Helbig, Cognitec Systems GmbH
  • Nuno Matos*, Inspector-Chefe, Polícia Judiciária Michael O’Connell, VP and Executive Advisor Government and Public Safety, NEC Europe Ltd
  • Thomas Radszuweit, State Office of Criminal Investigation in Hamburg

17:45

Coffee Break

18:10

Congress partner

18:30

Joint Task: Integration

Moderation: N.N.

  • Michel Goovaerts, Chief of Police, Brussels Capital Ixelles Police
  • Cordula Heckmann*, Principal, Community school on Campus Rütli
  • Martin Henriksen*, Chairman of the Foreigners‘ Committee, Danish Parliament
  • General (rtd.) Karl Mahrer, MP, Republic Austria
  • Boris Palmer, Mayor, City of Tübingen

19:30

Buffet and Networking


Wednesday, 20th Februar 2019


07:30

Opening of the Exhibition / Registration

08:40

Holger Münch, President, Bundeskriminalamt

09:10

Thomas Haldenwang*, President, Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution

09:40

VPAM 3 has been yesterday, VPAM 6 protection for the whole police family

Georg Scharpenack, Managing Director, Ulbrichts Witwe GmbH

10:00

Secrecy vs. public interest - what remains confidential?

Moderation: Stephan Mayer, Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry of the Interior, Building and Community

  • Wilfried Karl, President, Central Office for Information Technology in the Security Sector
  • Georg Mascolo, Head of the Joint Investigative Group of NDR, WDR and Süddeutschen Zeitung
  • Julian Reichelt*, Chairman of the editorchip and editor-inchief, Bild
  • Dieter Schürmann, Police General Director of Investigation, Ministry of the Interior of North Rhine-Westphalia

10:45

Messenger as equipment – Lower Saxony and Hesse point the way

Andreas Noack, CEO, stashcat GmbH

11:05

Coffee Break

11:30

Award Ceremony for the “Zukunftspreis Polizeiarbeit 2019“

11:45

Discussion of the Ministers and Senators of the Interior

Moderation: R. Uwe Proll, Editor-in-Chief, Behörden Spiegel

  • Andreas Geisel, Senator for Interior and Sport Berlin
  • Hans-Joachim Grote, Minister of the Interior, Rural Areas and Integration, Schleswig-Holstein
  • Joachim Herrmann, Bavarian State Minister of the Interior and for Integration
  • Boris Pistorius, Lower Saxony Minister of the Interior
  • Herbert Reul, Minister of Home Affairs, North Rhine-Westphalia

12:45

Congress Partner

13:05

Lunch

14:30

Panel session 3

Panel 3A - Equipment: safety, robust

Chair: Bernd Manthey, Commander-in-Chief of the Public Order Support Forces of the Länder (rtd.)

  • Barbara Arriens, Canon Deutschland GmbH Dr. Jörg Hennemann, Marketing Police, Military & Sport, Schmidt & Bender
  • Gerrit van de Kamp, President, European Police Union
  • Marc Roth, lawyer, Head of product strategy, head of special tasks, Heckler & Koch GmbH
  • Katrin Walter*, Head of Devision B6 Technology and logistics; command, control and operational equipment and supplies, Federal Ministry of the Interior, Building and Community
Panel 3B - Video Surveillance of public spaces

Chair and introduction: Kai Wegner* MP, CDU/CSU-parliamentary group, German Bundestag

  • Christian Kaiser, CEO, Copting GmbH
  • Thomas Köber, Chief of police Mannheim
  • Michael Mertens, Deputy national chairman, State Chairman North Rhine-Westphalia, Gewerkschaft der Polizei
  • Frank Salder, Key Account Manager, Dallmeier Electronic GmbH & Co. KG
Panel 3C - Smart Policing: smart police work

Chair: Dennis Gladiator, MdHB, Spokesman on internal affairs, CDU parliamentary group Hamburg
Introduction: Marco Hauprich, Senior Vice President Digital Labs, Deutsche Post

  • Christian Dähn, Area manager Ordnungswesen, DVZ Datenverarbeitungszentrum Mecklenburg- Vorpommern GmbH
  • Sarah Erben, Niederlassungsleiterin Berlin, Valora Consulting GmbH
  • Mathias Schaef, Head of department 3, Federal Police Central Office
  • Timothy Zammit*, Inspector of Police, Cyber Crime Unit, Malta Police Force
Panel 3D - Digital criminalistics

Chair: Dirk Volkland*, Director, State Office of Criminal Investigation Brandenburg

  • Claude Bingen*, Directeur de la Police Judiciaire, Police Grand-Ducale
  • Gerhard Gunst, Global Key Account Director Immigration & Border Control, Area Sales Manager DACH, MSAB
  • Jarl Holmström*, Director, Swedish National Forensic Centre
  • N.N., Cellebrite
  • N.N., t3K-Forensic
Panel 3E - Artificial intelligence: an instrument for the police?

Chair: Heinz-Dieter Meier, Director Federal Police (rtd.)

  • Dirk Lageveen, Head of telecommunication surveillance, Central Office for Information Technology in the Security Sector
  • Rainer Landgraf, Senior Project Manager, datafusion Systems GmbH
  • Emanuele Marcozzi, Pre-Sales Engineer, AREA S.p.A
  • Colonel Patrick Perrot*, Gendarmerie Nationale, France
  • N.N., Oracle
Panel 3F - Intelligence-led Policing

Chair: Ralf Michelfelder*, President, State Office of Criminal Investigations Baden-Wuerttemberg

  • Reiner Hamm*, President of the Police, Mainz
  • Mareike Kortmann, Account Manager Public Safety,, Esri Deutschland GmbH
  • Martin Jess Pilegaard, Head of Strategy and Analysis, Danish National Police
  • Patrick Pongratz, Sales Manager Public, SAS Deutschland
  • N.N., rola

16:00

Coffee Break

16:15

Organized crime: Smuggling & human trafficking

Moderation: Dr. August Hanning, State Secretary and President of the Federal Intelligence Service (BND) (rtd.), Programme and Editorial Board, Behörden Spiegel

  • Robert Crepinko, Head of the European Migrant Smuggling Center (EMSC), European Police Office (EUROPOL)
  • Peter Henzler, Vice-President, Bundeskriminalamt
  • Frank Hoever*, Director, State Office of Criminal Investigations, orth-Rhine Westphalia
  • General Franz Lang, Director, Bundeskriminalamt, Republic Austria

17:00

End of Congress, R. Uwe Proll, Editor-in-Chief, Behörden Spiegel


Congress Chair: Dieter Wehe, Inspector General of the North-Rhine- Westphalia State Police (rtd.)

*Speaker requested