4th-6th December 2017: The High Security Printing Conference in Melbourne, Australia

Nov. 19, 2017 Share Source

From 4th-6th December 2017, The High Security Printing Asia Conference will be taking place at Sofitel Melbourne, Australia for the first time in 16 years. Key stakeholders will come together to discuss 'strategies and solutions for printing banknotes, passports and identity documents across the Asia Pacific region.'

The event will also include a conference dinner and the ceremony for the Regional Banknote and ID Award. The 6th December will also include a delegate HSP Football game, sponsored by CCL Secure (click here to register)

'High Security Printing Asia presents the latest technologies and techniques for the production and issue of banknotes, e-passports, ID cards, visas and other documents across Asia, the Middle East and Africa.'
" Reconnaissance

High-security experts from around the world will be able to enhance their professional knowledge by attending seminars run by approximately 40 international industry leaders. The presentations will offer best practice advice and describe case studies relevant to their fields. There will also be demonstrations by new technology exhibitors 'showing the latest innovations in high-security printing features and technologies'. 


Monday 4th December 2017 

  • 9am-12pm, 2pm-5pm: Pre-Conference Seminars
  • Evening: Welcome Cocktail Reception
  • 6.30pm-9pm HSP Football Match (buses leave at 6.30pm from hotel reception and return at 9pm)

Pre Conference Seminars will cover a wide range of topics including currency made in Australia, combatting document fraud, how to see your banknotes like a machine, general ePassports knowledge, banknote storage and banknote storage. 

Tuesday 5th December 2017

  • 9am-12pm, 2pm-5pm: General Sessions
  • Evening: Conference Dinner
  • Evening: Presentation of Regional Banknote and ID Awards

Wednesday 6th December 2017

  • 9am-12pm, 2pm-5pm: Presentations
  • 9am-12pm, 2pm-5pm: Seminars
  • Evening: Farewell Drinks 

Thursday 7th December 2017

Friday 8th December 2017

"The conference was an excellent one graced by highly competent personnel in their own fields of specification..."
" Central Bank of Kenya

Over 100 delegates from over 20 countries will be attending, including:

Australian Passport Office (Australia); Bangladesh Bank, Bangladesh Tariff Commission (Bangladesh); AGFA Graphics (Belgium); AGIS Consulting, Arjowiggins Security (France); Atlantic Zeiser (Germany); ASwift Technologies (India);Bank Indonesia (Indonesia); Atlantic Zeiser (Malaysia); Banco de Moçambique (Mozambique); Andrews & Wykeham (UK); Angstrom Technologies (USA);  ...Continue reading.


Sofitel Melbourne

25 Collins St
3000 Melbourne,

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Read the event fact sheet by Reconnaissance here

Register to attend the event here

Last Updated: Dec. 6, 2017