APCO Global Alliance

Global Alliance Partners

UPDATED Policy Statement
4th Generation (4G) Broadband Technologies
for Emergency Services
(October 2013)

The partner associations of the APCO Global Alliance assert that 4G networks will enable powerful and innovative solutions for protecting the public by providing interoperable emergency services worldwide with real-time information, control, reliability, security and performance that are at the core of mission-critical information and communications technology (ICT).

APCO Global Alliance Praises Recently Launched App Website

On Sunday, April 28, 201­3, representatives from APCO International, APCO Australasia, British APCO, and APCO Canada met for the Presidents Council meeting of the APCO Global Alliance in Manchester, England.

The Alliance agreed unanimously to support APCO’s new public safety application website, AppComm, and have consented to submit apps to be included on the website.

Resolution Adopting the Tenets of
Emergency Communications Personnel Certification

In today's increasingly complex and highly specialized field of emergency communications, the need for emergency communications personnel certification is critical to the safety and security of the traveling public.

Policy Statement
Travel Safety and Security

Today, many travelers carry their wireless phones or voice over IP (VoIP) enabled lap top computers abroad, and may, because they do not know the emergency access number of the country that they are visiting, use the emergency access number of their homeland to call for help.

Upcoming Events

APCO International 80th Annual Conference

August 3-6, 2014
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

APCO Canada 2013

November 4-7, 2013
Ottawa, Ontario, CAN

British APCO 2014

April 1-2, 2014
Manchester Central, UK

2014 APCO Australasia Conference and Exposition

April 29-May 1, 2014
Melbourne, Victoria