Beyond Prisons: The Way Forward

21-26 October 2018

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  • Platinum Member
    Sodexo Justice Services has been running justice services which change lives for the better since 1993. They do this in over 120 sites across the world, including the total operation of five prisons in the UK and ownership of six Community Rehabilitation Companies in England. Website:
    Sodexo Justice Services
  • Platinum Member
    Communication and information are basic human needs that should no longer be regarded as a privilege in correctional facilities. But rather as an important contribution to institutional peace and social rehabilitation. Telio develops, installs and operates communications and media systems that ensure just that. Every system adheres to the highest security standards, simplifies work processes significantly and has a rehabilitating effect. With them as your partner, you will benefit from our extensive expertise: since 1998, Telio has specialised exclusively in this field and is today arguably the most competent partner in this segment in all of Europe and the UAE. Website:
    Telio Group
  • Gold Member
    Bynet Solutions delivers leading edge IT, intelligence and telecom solutions for correctional facilities around the world. Bynet offers a complete communications ecosystem that provides reliable connectivity for inmates, coupled with intelligence-led corrections, control and analysis tools for the authorities. Part of the RAD-Bynet group of companies selling over one and a half billion US dollars per year, Bynet has more than 40 years of experience in designing, developing and deploying ICT technologies for a wide range of industries and sectors. Beyond meeting your immediate requirements, the company believes in building sustainable and scalable systems that will grow and support your organization. Website:
    Bynet Solutions
  • Gold Member
    CEGA Services is currently specializing in human services. CEGA Services serves as an information center and clearing house for a number of international organizations and has conducted in-country projects in more than 50 nations. CEGA Services, along with its sister non-profit organization, the Contact Center, provides research, secretariat, management and consulting services for companies and organizations with activities in criminal justice, anti-discrimination, education, human rights, immigrant and migrant support. Much of the work of CEGA Services is provided without charge to the client. CEGA Services administers websites on correctional staff training, the Nebraska Holocaust Memorial, United Nations Crime Congresses, a Criminal Justice Knowledge Center and a Criminal Justice Events Calendar. All can be accessed via the CEGA Services website: Previously, CEGA Services operated a recycling center, aluminum/brass smelter, in-bound tele-marketing center, publishing company, charter air service and a commercial printing company. CEGA Services phased of those activities in early 2000 and now concentrates solely on criminal justice and human service-related work.
    CEGA Services
  • Gold Member
    The GEO Group, Inc. (GEO) is the world's leading provider of correctional, detention, and community reentry services with 106 facilities, approximately 85,500 beds, and 20,000 employees around the globe. GEO's facilities are located in the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, and South Africa. GEO is the first fully-integrated equity real estate investment trust specializing in the design, development, financing, and operation of correctional, detention, and community reentry facilities worldwide. Our goal is to help our clients serve those assigned to their care through a wide range of diversified services including the design, construction and financing of state and federal prisons, detention centers, community reentry facilities, and other special needs institutions as well as the provision of community supervision services, with cutting-edge electronic monitoring technologies. As a leading provider in the industry since 1984, we offer our clients high-quality, cost-effective services with state-of-the-art designs, innovative programs and ground-breaking treatment approaches. Website:
    The GEO Group, Inc
  • Gold Member
    GTL is the leading provider of integrated correctional technology solutions, delivering financial value, security, and ease of operation to our customers through visionary products and solutions. They serve approximately 2,400 facilities and 1.3 million inmates in 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. Their products and services are deployed in 31 state DOC contracts (including 8 of the largest 10) and over 800 counties, including 32 of the largest City/County Run Jail Facilities. They also provide service to the Federal Bureau of Prisons. Website:
    Global Tel*Link
  • Gold Member
    M. Communications was established by technologists and prison service veterans. We created FreePhone - secured and monitored phone system for inmates, which may include additional secured systems such as face recognition, cellular jammers, vehicle scanners and more - all tailored for the specific needs of prison services. All systems and services are provided with great care and support throughout the life of the project. This enables us to deliver a high quality solutions that work, and ensure a satisfying use of the systems. We're sensitive to your security needs, so all the data is encrypted and stays inside the country. All systems and services are provided at no cost to the prison service, ever. Website:
    M Communications
  • Gold Member
    Interserve is one of the world’s foremost support services and construction companies. Our vision is to redefine the future for people and places. Everything we do is shaped by our core values. We are a successful, growing, international business: a leader in innovative and sustainable outcomes for our clients and a great place to work for our people. We offer advice, design, construction, equipment, facilities management and frontline public services. Headquartered in the UK and FTSE listed, we have gross revenues of £3.6 billion and a workforce of circa 80,000 people worldwide. Website:
  • Gold Member
    Modular Building Systems (MBS) is an Australian owned Company based in NSW specialising in the Manufacture and Installation of Prefabricated Affordable Modular Buildings. Our Modular Buildings offer flexibility and a low cost alternative to the Traditional Built Form preventing unnecessary delays and expenses as our manufacturing process is significantly quicker than conventional methods. Prefabricated Demountable or Modular Buildings can be customised to your specification with our in house Design and Estimating Teams. Whether you are after Switchrooms, Cabins, Health Buildings, Amenities, Accommodation Buildings, Office Complexes, Classrooms, Ticket booths or any other custom requirement MBS can service your needs with our in house team. Website:
    Modular Building Systems
  • Gold Member
      Unilink Software is an award-winning UK SME that specialises in criminal justice software and integrated offender management systems. We design, build and maintain, innovative software for criminal justice agencies that provides administrative and financial benefits for our customers. For example today around 100 million prisoner self-service transactions run every year. Sometimes described as “SAP for prisons and probation” our technology facilitates the efficient running of police, probation, prisons and immigration centres. By modernising the way in which these services run we save taxpayers’ money and help these organisations improve their efficiency. In addition to being efficient, our products are a vital part of any rehabilitative programme – enabling prisoners to manage their own time, develop digital literacy skills and manage their schedules. As well as administrative and offender management programs, our subsidiary companies provide secure payments, video-visitation and email facilities for prisoners enhancing contact with friends and family. Website:
    Unilink Software
  • Gold Member
    Unisys is a global information technology company that works with many of the world's largest companies and government organizations to solve their most pressing IT and business challenges. Unisys specializes in providing integrated, leading-edge solutions to clients in the government, financial services and commercial markets. With more than 20,000 employees serving clients around the world, Unisys offerings include cloud and infrastructure services, application services, security solutions, and high-end server technology. Website: