About the conference

International and interdisciplinary conference dedicated to the coproduction of urban security policies and organised by the European Forum for Urban Security in partnership with the City of Barcelona and the Government of Catalonia (Spain).

Unique in its field, this event is geared towards all those involved in urban security: elected officials, civil servants, national administration, magistrates, law enforcement agencies, social workers, researchers, and representatives of the private sector and civil society.


The Conference will host high-level speakers who will reflect the diversity of security and urban life including elected representatives, staff from local, national and international authorities, university researchers, members of the civil society and the private sector.

Have a look at the speakers who have confirmed their attendance!

“The strength of a firm democracy lies also in demonstrating that freedom, equality, solidarity and security are not mutually exclusive but interdependent.”

Antje Niewisch-Lennartz

Read the entire interview of Antje Niewisch-Lennartz, Justice Minister of Lower Saxony, on Euractiv website.

How to take part?


Get together with participants from all over Europe and beyond during two and a half days, in order to share your knowledge, practices and experiences regarding urban security and crime prevention. Read more…

Call for papers & Zoom sessions 

Publicise your research or your work on urban security by answering our call for papers or by proposing a zoom session to present an initiative, a project, a tool or a study relative to an innovative approach in the field of urban security. Read more

Partner & Sponsor

Make your organisation visible to an audience of professionals and representatives within an international context. Read more…


Promote your practices, technologies and services by having a stand. Read more…


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Under the high patronage of:

EU commission ENG