In continuation with its Secure Cities initiative, Security Watch India (SWI) organised its 8th edition annual conference and exhibition on “Securing India 2016” at Le Meridien Hotel, New Delhi on 3-4th October, 2016. The theme of the conference was Roadway to a Secure India: Smart Borders, Smart Policing and Smart Security.
The conference & exhibition was inaugurated by Gen J. J. Singh, former Chief of Army Staff and Shri Kunwar Vikram Singh, Chairman, CAPSI and Chairman Security Sector Skill Development Council. Some of the VIP guests at the Awards 2016 night were Mr. N Ramachandran, Head, Indian Police Foundation, Mr. Shiv Charan Yadav, President APSA - India Chapter among others.
On 3rd October SWI also hosted the Innovation and Excellence Awards for Security and Policing 2016. This award honours the law enforcement organisations and projects/initiatives which were exemplary and innovative in their respective domain of internal security. The award categories and winners for 2016 were: