The 2nd Security Seminar of the 2014 FIFA World Cup BrazilTM will be held on 24 and 25 February at the headquarters of the Federacao das Industrias do Estado de Sao Paulo (Federation of Industries of Sao Paulo State) (FIESP) in the state capital.

The event will be attended by Local Organising Committee (LOC) Chairman Jose Maria Marin and FIESP Chairman Paulo Skaf, together with representatives from the Ministries of Justice, Defence and Sport and the Office of Institutional Security of the President of Brazil.

National and host city level security plans for the tournament, together with intelligence strategies, will be presented by the LOC and public security and defence organs. A number of different functional sectors of the LOC will also set out their operational plans.

“The event will inform those involved in security at the FIFA World Cup how the Local Organising Committee and the other institutions are planning their operations. It will be a great opportunity for these operational areas to get to know each other and integrate their strategies,” said LOC Director of Security Hilario Medeiros.