CCTV and Surveillance Cameras: Implementing the National Strategy and Meeting Codes of Practice

Speakers Confirmed:

  • Tony Porter, Surveillance Camera Commissioner
  • Neil Cohen, Capability Lead for Technical Investigations, Home Office Centre for Applied Science and Technology (CAST)
  • Superintendent Roy Smith, Lead for Business Crime, Crime Prevention, Licensing and Partnerships, Metropolitan Police
  • Mike Gillespie, Director of Cyber Strategy & Research, Security Institute
  • Alex Carmichael, Chief Executive, SSAIB
  • Simon Adcock, Vice Chairman, British Security Industry Association
  • David Buxton, Head of Policy and Support, Surveillance Camera Commissioner
  • Kevin White, CCTV Development & Operations Manager, Lambeth Council
  • Professor William Webster (Chair), Director, Centre for Research into Information, Surveillance and Privacy (CRISP)


The use of CCTV and surveillance cameras is evolving as regulation, technology and public perceptions of camera are constantly changing. Earlier this year, the Surveillance Camera Commissioner’s National Surveillance Camera Strategy for England & Wales was released to provide national guidance and co-ordinate a national framework. The strategy is supported by Government as well as many other key organisations within the sector.

Attend this Westminster Briefing to hear from Tony Porter, Surveillance Camera Commissioner about the Commissioner's strategy for surveillance camera use, explore current best practice and case studies of effective working, and learn how to address the unique challenges you face in your sector.

Key Issues to be Addressed:

  • Overview of the National Surveillance Camera Strategy for England and Wales 2017
  • The role of the Surveillance Camera Commissioner in raising standards and ensuring best practice
  • Meeting regulatory and data protection obligations
  • Partnership working across local services
  • Embedding new technologies and innovative surveillance measures legally and within the regulatory framework
  • Learning from best practice in effective and successful surveillance camera use
  • Using CCTV to fight crime and protect the public

About the Day:

The morning session will aim to provide delegates with an up-to-date brief of the current regulatory framework and the new national surveillance camera strategy.

The afternoon session will focus on best practice in the area. This is a good opportunity to explore how your organisation can meet the surveillance camera code of practice.

The event is CPD certified, and a certificate is available confirming your attendance.

For registration enquiries please contact: | 0207 593 5657

To discuss speaking opportunities and agenda content, please email:

Who Should Attend?

Delegates will be drawn from all those who work with CCTV and surveillance cameras, including: CSPOs, CCTV Managers, CCTV Supervisors, Parking Managers, Enforcement Managers, Station Managers, Neighbourhood Managers, Community Safety Officers,  local authorities, local councils, police services, police authorities, security companies, and all others with an interest in this area.


Thursday 12th October 2017

11.00am - 3.30pm (including networking lunch)

Private Sector | 1 Place: £295 | 2+ Places: £245 each
Public Sector & Not for Profit | 1 Place: £245 | 2+ Places:£195 each

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