The rise in e-commerce as a result of coronavirus crisis 'demands greater use of security features to combat fakes'.
Sumitomo Metal Mining has been granted a US patent for a security ink based on near infrared (NIR) absorbing particles.
SICPA has said it will invest TL 5bn (around $740m) in a new R&D facility in Ankara, Turkey that will employ 3,000 people.
Researchers at Macquarie University in Australia have been awarded funding for their work on a 4D security ink.
High density imaging based on phosphorus nanocrystals can create fluorescent images with anti-counterfeit potential.
Disruption to global supply chains caused by COVID-19 has resulted in a massive increased in stored goods that is vulnerable to theft.
PLEASE NOTE: many 2020 events have been postponed / cancelled due to the worldwide COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic. We recommend that you check directly with organisers to obtain the latest information on events of interest.
7th Brand Protection Excellence Forum (BPEF) 2020
June 04-05, 2020 - Munich, Germany
4th International Conference on Global Food Security
June 15-18, 2020 - Montpellier, France
4th GTDW Anti Illicit Trade & Brand Protection Technologies Conference
June 16-18, 2020 - Shanghai, China
Asia Security Conference & Exhibition
July 22-23, 2020 - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
International Food Fraud Conference
September 22-23, 2020 - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Asian IP Forum (AIPF)
September 24-25, 2020 - Singapore
Global Brand Protection Summit 2020
September 24, 2020 - London, UK
European IP Forum
November 12-13, 2020 - Munich, Germany