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Global Security Exchange 2020 Transitions to Fully Virtual GSX+

ASIS International announced its decision to move GSX 2020 to a fully virtual experience, titled GSX+, which includes more than 80 industry-leading education sessions, a robust exhibition marketplace, and unique peer-to-peer networking opportunities. Following months of careful evaluation of the risks associated with convening an event of 20,000 professionals during the COVID-19 pandemic, ASIS leadership concluded that transitioning GSX to a virtual-only environment for its 2020 event

Security Industry Association and ASIS International Form New Partnership

ASIS International and the Security Industry Association (SIA), the leading membership associations for the security industry, have entered into a partnership to best aid in the COVID-19 recovery and rebuilding efforts of its diverse group of 34,000 member professionals and over 1,000 member companies respectively. The partnership will begin by addressing two primary areas of focus – business operations and advocacy – as well as content development and coordination.

Global Access LIVE! Provides Live Streaming of Education from GSX 2019

ASIS International will again provide live streaming of select education sessions from GSX 2019. With Global Access LIVE! security professionals can receive valuable education delivered directly to their devices in real time without the need to travel. Select education sessions focusing on risk, threat and vulnerability, terrorism, enterprise security risk management, and more, provide the tools and knowledge to help security professionals face current and future challenges.

New Game Changer Sessions Spotlight Disruptive Technologies and Topics at GSX 2019

ASIS International announced its lineup of new Game Changer sessions for Global Security Exchange 2019 which offer valuable insights and information on technologies that are rapidly changing today’s paradigm for security professionals. As part of an on-going effort to continually enhance the value, GSX provides for all attendees, their new Game Changers education track will provide multiple perspectives from thought leaders.

ASIS Announces Lineup of World Class Keynote Speakers for GSX 2019

ASIS International announced its keynote lineup for the Global Security Exchange (GSX) 2019, to be held September 8-12 in Chicago. The exciting schedule includes presentations from leading authorities with experience and expertise in international security, politics, homeland security, cybersecurity, and corporate security. Tuesday’s general session will feature Steve Demetriou, Chair and CEO, and Joe Olivarez, Vice President, Global Security, of Jacobs.

ASIS Announces Supporting Organizations and Media Partners for 2019 GSX

ASIS International announced an extensive line-up of organizations allied to security as partners for the Global Security Exchange (GSX) 2019, taking place 8-12 September in Chicago, IL. The Coalition of Law Enforcement and Retail, National Sheriffs’ Association and World Association of Detectives, Inc. are among the event’s newest partners, reinforcing the event’s commitment to growth and excellence across multiple market sectors.

ASIS Announces Expansive Education Program for GSX 2019

ASIS International announced their education lineup for Global Security Exchange (GSX) 2019. The session lineup addresses a wide variety of topics vital to today’s security professional, delivered in immersive formats like small group workshops, simulations, deep dives, and more. The tracks range from Business Continuity, Managing Organizations, and Enterprise Security Risk Management to Crime Prevention, National Security, and Digital Transformation and beyond.

General John F. Kelly to Present Keynote Address at GSX 2019

ASIS International announced that General John F. Kelly, U.S. Marine Corps will present a keynote address on Military & Law Enforcement Appreciation Day at the 2019 Global Security Exchange (GSX). The presentation is titled Geopolitics and Security. As a 4-Star General, as well as former U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security and White House Chief of Staff, General Kelly has provided leadership in protecting the United States throughout his distinguished career.

Aeroturn to Display Latest Turnstile Solutions at the ASIS NYC Security Conference and Expo

Aeroturn will be displaying their latest turnstile solutions at the 29th Annual ASIS New York City Security Conference & Expo on May 16th at the Javits Center in NYC. The New York City Chapter of ASIS International, a global community of security practitioners, is among the largest Chapters in ASIS International. Aeroturn will be showcasing their standard X-Wing Turnstile with LED lighting and 6 inch fixed hinged pivot barrier style.

School Security The Focus Of ASIS International 2018 Security Cares Program

ASIS International announced the educational line-up for this year’s free Security Cares community security education program, which will be held during Global Security Exchange (GSX), Sept. 23-27 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. In the first year of its rebrand following a 63-year history as the ASIS Annual Seminar and Exhibits, GSX, the security industry’s flagship event, is expected to attract 550 exhibitors and more than 20,000 operational and cyber security professionals for the world’s most comprehensive security event.

ASIS International Webinar Addresses SAFETY Act And The MGM Lawsuit

ASIS International, the world’s largest association for security management professionals, today announced it will hold a free webinar, The SAFETY Act and the MGM Lawsuit: What It Means for You and your Organization, on Tuesday, August 21 at 11:00 am ET. Led by Brian Finch, partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, the 60-minute program will review why the Act was created, protections afforded to ASIS certified professionals and their employers—as well as those who use ASIS Standards and Guidelines—and potential implications of the MGM case.

Johnson Of Orion Entrance Control Earns Certified Protection Professional Credential

Michael A. Johnson CPP, CSPM, regional sales manager at Orion Entrance Control, Inc. (Orion) recently completed and passed the Certified Protection Professional (CPP®) exam and is now board certified in security management. The designation is administered through ASIS International and is globally recognized as the standard of excellence for security management professionals, of which there are only 4,500 in the world. The CPP exam covers business principles and practices, crisis management, information security, investigations, legal aspects, personnel security, physical security, and security principles and practices.

ASIS Unveils Record-Breaking Education Program for Global Security Exchange

ASIS International today announced the education program for Global Security Exchange (GSX), taking place Sept 23-27 in Las Vegas. Produced in partnership with InfraGard and ISSA, the five-day event formerly known as the ASIS Annual Seminar and Exhibits is expected to attract more than 20,000 operational and cyber security professionals to the Las Vegas Convention Center for a comprehensive education program, unparalleled networking, and an immersive exhibit floor showcasing thousands of cutting-edge security products and services.

JPMorgan Crisis Management Head Scott Morrison To Keynote ASIS New York Conference

ASIS International is pleased to announce that Scott Morrison, head of global crisis management and command centers, JPMorgan Chase & Co., will deliver the keynote address at the ASIS 28th New York City Security Conference & Expo (ASIS NYC 2018), May 16-17 at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York City. In his keynote, Morrison will discuss current and emerging risks and threats abroad—from terrorism attacks and kidnappings to cyber security and intellectual theft. Morrison will provide a high-level overview of emergent threats from a strategic to tactical level.

ASIS Foundation Now Accepting Applications For Q2 2018 Scholarships And Grants

ASIS International announce the first slate of 2018 scholarships and grants available through its Foundation. Supported by member and corporate donations, the ASIS Foundation invests in elevating security practice through research and education. Between April 2 and May 31, ASIS members can apply for the career-enhancing opportunities. ASIS International is the world’s largest membership organization for security management professionals.

ASIS International, Security Guy Radio/TV Announce Livestream Agreement

ASIS International announced that Chuck Harold, Security Guy Radio/TV will livestream interviews of ASIS members and industry thought leaders throughout 2018, expanding content delivered on ASIS TV via the ASIS livestream channel, In addition, he will broadcast on behalf of ASIS at select industry tradeshows across the United States. In 2018, Harold will broadcast on behalf of ASIS TV from Black Hat USA and will conduct interviews from the ASIS booth at ISC West and IACP Conference.

ASIS International Commends STOP School Violence Legislation

ASIS International hailed passage of legislation in the U.S. House of Representatives that will help increase school security by providing grant money for a variety of school safety measures. ASIS International is drafting a letter of support to share with key Senate offices as they consider this important legislation. ASIS members will be updated as action is taken by the Senate.

ASIS International Reveals Newly Branded Global Security Exchange

ASIS International announced the brand reveal of its flagship security event, Global Security Exchange (GSX). The refreshed name and brand promise reflects the Society’s commitment to unite the full spectrum of security —cyber and operational security professionals from all verticals across the private and public sector, allied organizations and partners, and the industry’s leading service and solution providers— for the most comprehensive security event in the world.

ASIS International Launches New Website And Online Community

ASIS International, the world’s largest association for security management professionals, unveiled a refreshed, mobile-centric website and online community focused on improved and personalized content, user-centric search and commerce, and improved information sharing and collaboration among security professionals worldwide. The website features a dramatically enhanced user experience including powerful search capabilities, an extensively researched taxonomy that drives content organization, and a more intuitive navigation structure.

ASIS Lends Support To MAIN STREET Cybersecurity Act

ASIS International (ASIS), the leading association for security management professionals worldwide, today sent a letter of support to the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation for the Making Available Information Now to Strengthen Trust and Resilience and Enhance Enterprise Technology (MAIN STREET) Cybersecurity Act. The proposed legislation calls on the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and other agencies to provide a consistent set of resources for small businesses to best protect their digital assets from cybersecurity threats.