SDW 2017 – Security Document World, 26-28 June 2017 – QEIICC, London

Exhibition Overview

SDW 2017 is one of the advanced security document industry´s best opportunities to demonstrate products and services to a highly qualified visitor audience from around the world.

With an anticipated attendance of 2,000, and more than 140 exhibitors for 2017, it is one of the largest events of its kind worldwide. The exhibition will be held over two floors – 3rd and 5th floors – please see the floor plans in the download box.

The exhibition is free to visit and includes access to a series of free seminar sessions within the exhibition hall.

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Technologies on display

Security Documents

The security document element of SDW 2017 will provide a comprehensive showcase of products and services used in the manufacture and supply of passports, visas, national ID cards, drivers´ licences, contactless paper tickets, RFID smart paper labels and other commercial security documents.

Advanced Identity Technologies

The Advanced Identity element of the exhibition will see representation from companies demonstrating products and services (incorporating biometric, smart card and RFID technologies) for the manufacture and supply of registered traveller systems, biometric and data enrolment products, employee identity cards, AFIS and mobile biometric devices and surveillance systems. Plus identity management software and infrastructure to handle identity-based transactions.

Anti-Counterfeiting Technologies

Technology that can be used to prevent and detect document anti-counterfeiting will be a special focus at this year´s exhibition. From specialized security inks and digital watermarking to holograms and kinetic gratings, the exhibition will display the latest and best technologies the market has to offer.


SDW has become one of the world’s largest gathering of advanced security document and identity solutions experts and the SDW conference delivers an unparalleled opportunity for topical, insightful non-commercial information exchange.

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Who should attend?

Whether your company or organisation is involved with security features, chips/inlays, cards and document production, personalisation techniques, document readers, biometrics, or in providing infrastructure and expertise for large-scale identity solutions, or in fraud detection, this conference will be of strong appeal.