WELCOME TO BORDERPOL
THE WORLD BORDER ORGANIZATION SINCE 2003
BORDERPOL FOR GOOD
OUR WORK WITH GOVERNMENT AND INDUSTRY STAKEHOLDERS IS BASED ON THESE PRINCIPLES
Our Director of Events Phelim Rowe
BORDERPOL 2020 THEME
Each fall the General Secretariat announces the annual operational theme for BORDERPOL. These have in the past reflected issues such countering human trafficking, development of new border clearance systems, and promoting interdisciplinary cooperation between government and industry. In today's social media environment the use of hash tags is ubiquitous and necessary to promote such themes.
The theme for 2020 focuses on BORDERPOL's most important mission and purpose to promote global cooperation among like-minded organizations, law makers and front line professionals. In addition to the aforementioned it has always been carried out by our team with the aim of doing good. Therefore the operational theme for 2020 is simple and clear, BORDERPOL for good
#BORDERPOLforGood will be used on official and sanctioned publications and social media.
8th BORDERPOL GLOBAL FORUM 2020
We are now preparing for the 8th BORDERPOL Global Forum to be held in Gujarat India February 20-22, 2020 co-hosted by the Government of India and Gujarat Forensic Sciences University https://www.gfsu.edu.in/
For registration, exhibition opportunities and sponsorship details contact Phelim Rowe, Director BORDERPOL Events and/or Akshay Pottathil Vice President Technology through the contact portal below.
Follow progress on Twitter at #8BGF2020_INDIA
The CEO has approved the creation of an association of “individuals who wish to further their interests with others engaged in border security and migration management matters in a constructive and professional manner.
If you are someone who has a prolonged or intense experience through practice and/or education in the area of border security and migration management and wish to share this expertise with others the BEC may be for you. Short term and strategic benefits for membership in BEC may be possible in professional as well as social circles. At its most basic level, BEC will be a professional networking site. Not only will BEC enable you to connect with people you know, it will enable you to connect with the broader BORDERPOL global community.
The BORDERPOL Experts Club will be officially launched during the 8th BORDERPOL Global Forum in February 2020. However if you believe your peers consider you to be a person who has a comprehensive and authoritative knowledge of or skill associated with border security or migration/refugee/traveler management and want to be included sooner contact the General Secretariat.
Family photo of delegates and participants during 7BGF2019 held 4-5 June 2019 co-hosted by the Ministry of Interior, Spain
TWO DAYS OF INTENSE CIVIL DISCOURSE
Discussion, debate and networking
BORDERPOL™ is managed by an international team of experienced professionals with backgrounds in law enforcement, education, technology and diplomacy. They provide their support pro bono as all funding for the organization is provided by membership fees and patron support. BORDERPOL is governed by its Constitution and bylaws. BORDERPOL is registered as a not for profit organization under the Canada Corporations Act Reg. No. 415442-9.
Thomas A. Tass, CEO and Founder
Robert Dunlop, Secretary Treasurer
Greg Spiker, CFO
Phelim Rowe, Director Events
Akshay Pottathil, Vice President Technology
Michael Lowder, Vice President Intergovernmental Affairs
Peter Vincent, Vice President and Adviser
Rae Morrell, Director/Adviser Americas Programs
Col. Zoltan Szabo (Ret.) Director European Secretariat
Cmd. Seshadri Vasan, Director/Adviser Asia Programs
BORDERPOL EXPERTS CLUB
EXCLUSIVE MEMBER REWARDS
- Promote Your Consultative Services
- Expand Professional Networking
- Introduce Your New Scientific and Industrial Products
- Promote Educational Programs
- Social and Cultural Exchange Opportunities
To contact the General Secretariat, apply for membership and/or join the Experts Club, register for the 8th BORDERPOL Global Forum complete form below. To leave a voice message or send a fax use our automated message center +1 509 278 1660.
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