Milestone Systems Withdraws from Expo Seguridad Mexico 2020

  • Milestone’s primary focus continues to be for the health and well-being of its customers, partners, and employees.
  • In response to increasing concern for the potential health risks associated with COVID-19 (Coronavirus) in Latin America, Milestone Systems withdraws from the Expo Seguridad Mexico scheduled for April 21-23 in Mexico City.
  • This withdrawal announcement follows Milestone Systems’ earlier cancellation announcement of MIPS Dubai—Milestone System’s annual combined event in EMEA and APAC—as well as withdrawal from ISC West 2020 in Las Vegas.
  • Milestone is presently cancelling all its events in April 2020 and will continue to monitor how COVID-19 unfolds. Milestone is prepared to remove itself from any future event out of concern for the health and well-being of its stakeholders.


PORTLAND, Ore. – March 13, 2020 - Milestone Systems, a global leader within open platform video management software (VMS), withdraws from 2020 Expo Seguridad Mexico, the largest exhibition for security products and solutions in Latin America. Due to recent developments of COVID-19 in Mexico as reported by the Mexican Ministry of Health, Milestone is enacting this proactive health measure.

“The health and well-being of our partners, employees, and customers is our top priority at Milestone,” said Tim Palmquist, Vice President for the Americas at Milestone Systems. “As COVID-19 continues to unfold worldwide, we are taking this precautionary measure for the benefit of all our stakeholders in Latin America and are withdrawing from Expo Seguridad. We are in the process of considering alternative ways to share the essential information we prepared for the show.” 

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