About the conference

International and interdisciplinary the Security, Democracy and Cities 2021 conference is organised by the European Forum for Urban Security in Nice.

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.


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…

Focus sessions 

Publicise your research or your work on urban security by proposing a focus 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…



Under the patronage of: the European Committee of the Regions; the European Parliament; Elisa Ferreira, Commissioner for Cohesion and Reforms, and under the auspices of Marija Pej─Źinovi─ç Buri─ç, Secretary General of the Council of Europe.

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