October 15 Brussels

Over 100 participants gathered in Brussels to discuss the first responders’ needs and explore new markets to deliver first class security products.

Recordings of the event are available, as well as the proceedings and individual presentations by AIRBUS, the Swedish Civil Contingences Agency and FirstLink Research & Analytics.

Our Mission


IFAFRI is a global collaboration between countries focused on enhancing and expanding the development of affordable technology and innovative solutions to improve first responder safety, efficiency and effectiveness.


Upcoming Events

June 15 to June 20 , Hannover

INTERSCHUTZ is the world’s leading trade fair for the fire and rescue services, civil protection, safety and security and IFAFRI will be there!

More information on the event’s page.

February 27 to February 28 , Tempe, Arizona

This event will bring together public safety officials - law enforcement, fire, EMS, telecommunications, emergency management and allied emergency responders from around the United States and internationally.

More information on the event’s page.

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Capability Gaps


IFAFRI is publishing Capability Gaps to identify potential areas of R&D where there may be opportunity for industry and academia to develop innovative solutions to support the work of first responders. Further, it is intended to provide them with key data points that will inform their investment decision. Find out more in our Capability Gaps page.

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