As the focus for news this week has been on upcoming tradeshows, we end the working week with an announcement from ISC West inaugural charity 5K run in Las Vegas.  The 5K/Mission 500 Charity Run raised more than $30,000 to benefit Mission 500, a charitable organisation engaging security professionals to sponsor children in need through the World Vision organisation.

At the recent Secur 2010 tradeshow in Madrid, IndigoVision showcased its revolutionary ‘Green’ Network Video Recorders (NVRs). They also launched their IP security seminars in the country and have planed to offer end user the opportunity to attend another upcoming seminar in Paris.

As the political parties gear up for the elections of the future government, the BSIA is urging the major political parties to engage with the security industry and consider its needs as part of their election manifestos in the run up to 6th May.

Lastly,  In the US the Department of Homeland Security Secretary scheduled to visit Spain to discuss aviation security initiative.