AEV

Security working group

Venues
 

Security working groupReviews security issues, traffic management and anti-terrorism operations at venues and stays ahead of related legislation.

About

“Through the AEV, and the working groups in particular, members can share best practice and formulate consistent responses to emerging challenges.”

Andy Coulson, Head of Airshow Operations, Farnborough International Exhibition and Conference Centre (ex Chair- 2017/18 )

**Steve Neal (Group Operations Manager- The NEC) is now group Chair and will lead his first meeting on 19th September 2018**


Responsibilities: 

This group of AEV members meet to review security issues, traffic management and anti-terrorism operations at venues. Responsibilities include staying ahead of related legislation and building relationships with key bodies.


2018 meeting dates:
  • Wednesday 07 March 2018, Olympia London (Security & Counter Terror Expo) 
  • Wednesday 19 September 2018, The Vox Conference Centre, Birmingham

 

List of Members

Testimonials

  • “Through the AEV, and the working groups in particular, members can share best practice and formulate consistent responses to emerging challenges”
    Andy Coulson – Head of Airshow Operations, Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre
  • "“Great catering...is essential for a successful venue. The AEV provides a platform to establish consistent best practice in this field"
    Phil Wetz – Retail & Catering Manager, ExCeL London
  • “The AEV provides collective representation for its member venues, turning individual commitment into a group effort"
    Paul Brough – Venue Health & Safety Manager, Olympia London
  • “The AEV provides vital conduits for knowledge transfer and awareness amongst its member venues”
    Murray Dickson – Head of Business Engagement, Group IT, The NEC
  • “The AEV is essential to the venue sector’s ability to cooperate and collaborate"
    Jazmin Beale – Head of Marketing & Communications, Olympia London
  • "AEV is a powerful voice behind the venues that hold incredible events that enable the meetings of millions of people - an integral part of the experience economy"
    Julia Galbraith – Marketing Manager – Exhibitions, ExCeL London