Tuesday, 6 February 2018

07:30 Opening of the Exhibition / Registration

08:45 Opening of the 21st European Police Congress
R. Uwe Proll, Editor-in-Chief, Behörden Spiegel Opening session

09:00 Opening speech
Dr. Günter Krings, Parliamentary State Secretary, Federal Ministry of the Interior, Federal Republic of Germany

09:30 Challenges and possible solutions for the federal security architecture
Holger Münch, President of the Bundeskriminalamt

10:00 Andreas Kleinknecht, Senior Director of the Public Sector division, Member of the executive board of Microsoft Deutschland GmbH

10:30 Coffee Break

11:45 Panel Session 1

13:15 Lunch

14:40 Prosecuting abuse together – combating the sexual abuse of children and cybercrime on the internet

Greeting: Johannes-Wilhelm Rörig, Independent Commissioner for Child Sexual Abuse Issues is the Office of the federal government

Chair: Cornelia Wurm, CSR-Communication, Swiss Life Deutschand

  • Cathrin Bauer-Bulst, Deputy Head of Unit for the fight against cybercrime and child sexual abuse, DG Migration and Home Affairs of the European Commission
  • Prof Dr Dr Klaus M. Beier, Director Institute of Sexology and Sexual Medicine, Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin
  • Andrea Möhringer, Managing director, World Childhood Foundation
  • Steven Wilson, Head of the European Cybercrime Centre, European Police Office (EUROPOL)

15:40 Digital exhibits and artificial intelligence – Future or reality?
Christian Scherf, Country Manager Deutschland, Axon Public Safety Germany SE

16:00 Coffee Break

16:15 Panel Session 2

17:45 Coffee Break

18:10 New Threats – New Requirements
Dr. Matthias Weber, Heckler & Koch GmbH

18:30 The role and future of special units

Chair: Dieter J. Fox, former Federal Police Special Forces GSG 9

  • Jerome Fuchs, Commander of the Federal Police Special Forces GSG 9
  • Bernhard Treibenreif, Direktor of the Special Operations Command Cobra/Directorate for Special Units (DSE), Republic of Austria

19:15 Honoring the Federal Police Special Forces GSG 9 for the 45th anniversary

19:30 Buffet und Networking

Wednesday, 7 February 2018

07:30 Opening of the Exhibition / Registration

08:45 Networked security in times of networked risks – Risk control in the 21st century
Dr. Hans-Georg Maaßen, President, Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution (BfV), Federal Republic of Germany

09:15 Titan First Responder head-protection system – status and farewell
Georg Scharpenack, Managing Director, Ulbrichts Witwe GmbH

09:35 GTAZ & Co.: Strengthening of operational cooperation

Chair: Max-Peter Ratzel, Director Europol (ret.)

  • Burkard Dregger, MP, Chairman of the committee of inquiry Anis Amri, CDU-parliamentary group of Berlin’s Parliament
  • Peter Henzler, Vice-President, Bundeskriminalamt
  • Dorothea Marx, MP, Chairwomen of the NSU-committee of inquiry, SPD-parliamentary group of the State of Parliament of Thuringia
  • Dieter Schürmann, Police General Director of Investigation, Ministry of the Interior of North Rhine-Westphalia
  • Stephan Thomae, MP, Member of the Committee on Parliamentary Monitoring of Intelligence Services (PKGr), FDP, German Bundestag

10:30 Everything that the digital radio can not do – One year police messenger for Germany
Andreas Noack, CEO, stashcat GmbH

10:50 Coffee Break

11:20 Award Ceremony for the “Zukunftspreis Polizeiarbeit 2018”

11:40 Discussion of the Ministers and Senators of the Interior

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

  • Joachim Herrmann, Bavarian State Minister of the Interior, Construction and Transport
  • Georg Maier, Thuringian Minister of Internal Affairs and Local Government
  • Boris Pistorius, Lower Saxony Ministry of the Interior
  • Herbert Reul, Minister of the Interior, North-Rhine Westphalia

12:40The Importance of The Importance of Connectivity and Mobility for Safe Cities and Mobility for Safe Cities
Akif Ekin, President, Ekin Technology

13:00 Lunch

14:30 Panel Session 3

16:00 Coffee Break

16:30 ?Daesh is Dead? – Topography of Islamist Terrorism 2017/18
Uwe G. Kranz, Behörden Spiegel Terrorism Expert

17:00 End of Congress
R. Uwe Proll, Editor-in-Chief, Behörden Spiegel

*to be confirmed